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SYSTEMS ENGINEER PRINCIPAL

Austin, TX 78701
\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Position_Description\u0022 class=\u0022Summary\u0022\u003E\u003Ctable border=\u00220\u0022 cellspacing=\u00220\u0022 cellpadding=\u00220\u0022\u003E\u003Ctbody\u003E\u003Ctr\u003E\u003Ctd width=\u0022638\u0022 valign=\u0022top\u0022\u003E\u0026nbsp;\u003C/td\u003E\u003C/tr\u003E\u003Ctr\u003E\u003Ctd width=\u0022638\u0022 valign=\u0022top\u0022\u003E\u0026nbsp;\u003C/td\u003E\u003C/tr\u003E\u003Ctr\u003E\u003Ctd width=\u0022638\u0022 valign=\u0022top\u0022\u003E\u003Cspan id=\u0022x_x_x_Field_REQ_DESCRIPTION_329\u0022 class=\u0022x_x_x_wgt-TextWidget x_x_x_PopupAutoCommit x_x_x_wgt-input\u0022\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPOSITION PURPOSE\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EThe Principal, Systems Engineering, guides the development, maintenance, and support of The Home Depot\u0027s technical infrastructure that includes network, hardware, database, and system software components. They have an in-depth understanding of the technology landscape and act as the face of the Systems Engineering group to other areas of the organization. In addition, they provide technical guidance to more junior Systems Engineers.\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E40% - Strategy \u0026 Planning: Researches and analyzes business trends and behavioral data to identify opportunities for improvements and new initiatives Leads the evaluation, development, and recommendation of specific technology products and platforms to provide cost-effective solutions that meet business and technology requirements Researches and designs best fit infrastructure, network, database, and security architectures for products Guides the proactive creation and maintenance of tools for monitoring and support Leads project budgeting, planning, and management across multiple efforts and teams Develops and delivers formal training courses Visits with operational units (e.g., warehouses, stores, data centers) to understand needs and build relationships\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003E20% - Delivery \u0026 Execution: Guides configuration, debugging, and support for infrastructure Documents, reviews and ensures that all quality and change control standards are met Guides field and corporate roll-outs of technology Guides the stand up of necessary system software, hardware, and equipment (physical or virtual) to meet changing infrastructure needs Creates and optimizes specifications for complex technology solutions Produces and manages purchase requests for hardware and software Creates technical white papers and thought leadership Creates and enforces process standards Leads disaster recovery planning and engineering efforts Collaborates with other leaders to drive build versus buy decisions with regard to technology\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003E30% - Support \u0026 Enablement: Collaborates with product and project teams to understand needs and enable them with infrastructure Guides technology architecture design review efforts for project and product teams Leverages tooling and custom applications to monitor the operational status of applications, infrastructure, networks, databases and security; optimizes and tunes performance as appropriate Guides root cause analysis, debugging, support, and post-mortem analysis for security incidents and service interruptions Guides maintenance, upgrades, and support for existing systems and infrastructure to ensure operational stability Acts as a vendor relationship manager Guides the production of in-house documentation around solutions Monitors tools and proactively helps teams struggling with systems issues Provides application support for software running in production Guides the creation of scripts and tools that drive automation and enable product teams and end users to move towards self service Acts as a mentor to more junior Systems Engineers\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003E10% - Learning: Keeps abreast of innovations and industry trends as well as changes to internal systems and determines how they impacts tools, training, and support necessary to keep systems up, running, and secure Participates in and contributes to learning activities around modern systems engineering core practices (communities of practice) Leads learning efforts inside the organization focused on systems engineering Proactively views articles, tutorials, and videos to learn about new technologies and best practices being used within other technology organizations\u0026nbsp;\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003ENATURE AND SCOPE\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003ETypically reports to the Systems Engineer Manager or Sr. Manager, Technology Director or Sr. Director.\u0026nbsp;\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS\u003C/strong\u003E\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EEnvironment:\u0026nbsp;\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003ELocated in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003ETravel:\u0026nbsp;\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003ETypically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.\u003C/span\u003E\u003C/td\u003E\u003C/tr\u003E\u003C/tbody\u003E\u003C/table\u003E\u003C/div\u003E\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Postion_Requirement\u0022 class=\u0022Requirement\u0022\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EMust be eighteen years of age or older.\u003Cbr /\u003EMust be legally permitted to work in the United States.\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EAdditional Minimum Qualifications:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EMust be legally permitted to work in the United States\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EEducation Required:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EThe knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor\u0027s degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EYears of Relevant Work Experience:\u0026nbsp;\u003C/strong\u003E6 years\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EPhysical Requirements:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EMost of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003Eneed to move or lift light articles.\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E6-8 years of relevant work experience\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003EProfessional experience in all areas of Systems Engineering - Infrastructure, Network , Database, and Security; proficiency in at least 2 areas and mastery of at least 1\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003EMastery of working as part of a collaborative, cross-functional, modern engineering team\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003EProficiency in infrastructure, network, database, or security troubleshooting and remediation; experience with at least one other\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003EProficiency in installing and upgrading applications or databases and performing system maintenance\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003EProficiency in networking, system and hardware design and architecture, DBMS concepts, SQL programming, and client server concepts\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003EMastery of debuggers, runtime analysis, library systems, compiled programming, and software update tools\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003EMastery of complex system and environment analysis, design, and optimization\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003EExperience with system and software deployment automation\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003EProficiency in object oriented programming languages (preferably Java), distributed computing environments, and code reviews\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003EExperience with middleware design and development\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003EProficiency in system security design and management\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003EProficiency in disaster recovery planning and engineering\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003EProficiency in monitoring the operational status and performance of, and configuring as well as tuning, systems, networks, or databases\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003EProficiency in operating system commands and utilities as well as scripting\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003EProficiency in working with cloud platforms such as GCP and Azure\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003EProficiency in supporting a 24x7 retail operation\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EKnowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003C/strong\u003EAction Oriented: Taking on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003EBusiness Insight: Applying knowledge of business and the marketplace to advance the organization s goals\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003ECollaborates: Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003ECommunicates Effectively: Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003ECultivates Innovation: Creating new and better ways for the organization to be successful\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003EDrives Results: Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003EGlobal Perspective: Taking a broad view when approaching issues; using a global lens\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003EInterpersonal Savvy: Relating openly and comfortably with diverse groups of people\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003EManages Ambiguity: Operating effectively, even when things are not certain or the way forward is not clear\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003EManages Complexity: Making sense of complex, high quantity, and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003ENimble Learning: Actively learning through experimentation when tackling new problems, using both successes and failures as learning fodder.\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003EOptimizes Work Processes: Knowing the most effective and efficient processes to get things done, with a focus on continuous improvement\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003ESelf-Development: Actively seeing new ways to grow and be challenged using both formal and informal development channels\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003ESituational Adaptability: Adapting approach and demeanor in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations\u003C/div\u003E

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Posted: 2020-11-04 Expires: 2021-01-02

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Home Depot
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