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Sr Lifecycle Operations Engineer

  • GE Digital
  • Experienced
  • Posted 9/11/2017 1:51:33 PM
  • 2910737
  • Job Function: Digital Technology
  • Business Segment: Digital Technology
Location(s): United States; Georgia; Alpharetta, Atlanta


About Us:
GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

At GE Digital, we are creating technology and solutions to enable social, mobile, analytical and cloud capabilities
for the Industrial Internet. The Industrial Internet is an open, global network that connects people, data and
machines. It’s about making infrastructure more intelligent and advancing the industries critical to the world we
live in. At GE, we believe it’s about the future of industry—energy, healthcare, transportation, manufacturing. It’s
about making the world work better. GE is transforming itself to become the world's premier digital industrial
company, executing critical outcomes for our customers. Explore how you can drive greater asset reliability, lower
operating costs, reduce risk and accelerate operational performance with our Predix platform and software
solutions.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:
The Core Technologies – Digital Operations Center (DOC) at GE Digital, Atlanta is responsible for operational delivery and support of production cloud infrastructure of Industrial Internet services and applications. The Manager, Command Center will manage the Level 1 Engineers 24x7 ensuring best in class cloud service in a follow-the-sun model. This is a very critical role in providing 99.99% SLA. Oversee the end-to-end customer experience in the GE Cloud.

Essential Responsibilities:

The DOC Engieer will define, analyze, plan, and measure all aspects of the internal processes related to the services delivered with a focus on managing toward automation. The Manager will build the team to scale with the growth. Responsible for ensuring best in class cloud service including the following areas:

  • 24x7 Follow-the-Sun Model
  • Monitoring tools and scripts
  • Troubleshooting and resolution
  • Incident and Problem Management
  • Customer and Services Onboarding
  • Security monitoring and remediation
  • Alerts & Customer Notifications
  • Backups / High Availability / DR Capabilities
  • Hire, mentor and retain top talent. Constantly drive towards increasing the responsibilities and skill sets of team members.

    Qualifications/Requirements:

    Basic Qualifications:


  • BS Computer Science or a minimum of 5 years of IT experience
  • 5 + years of experience in 24x7 technical support

    Eligibility Requirements:


  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job
  • Must be willing to travel (20%)
  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in Atlanta / Alpharetta, GA

    Desired Characteristics:

  • Hands-on technical leadership experience in a cloud/datacenter/telecom service provider cloud engineering team with excellent understanding of key technologies across SaaS/PaaS/IaaS stack
  • 6+ years of experience managing 24x7 and global teams in a SaaS environment
  • 6+ years’ experience in process management and improvement in a technical environment
  • Strong knowledge of networks, compute, cloud, virtualization, network infrastructure, telecom networks, circuits, datacenter technologies and best practices. HA network architectures, and operational procedures.
  • Experience with Chef, Puppet, Cloud Formation and/or other automated deployment methodologies
  • Deep expertise in emerging technologies like Open stack, Mesos, Docker, Scality, block/object store technologies, SDN, VMware and Virtualization technologies. Firm understanding of application and infrastructure architectural deliverables.
  • Ability to differentiate technology solutions to solve disaster recovery, high availability, redundant, geographic load balancing and replication needs. Previous experience in startup operations.
  • Ability to see that cloud as a utility delivered non-stop day in and day out.

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    Locations: United States; Georgia; Alpharetta, Atlanta

    GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

    GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.


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