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Laitram®

IT Systems Engineer

Location:

New Orleans, LA

Category

Information Technology

Division

Laitram LLC

Hours

Days
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Laitram L.L.C. Information Technology Services Department has an opening for a Systems Engineer, reporting to the IT Infrastructure Manager. The primary responsibilities for this position include the ongoing design, installation and support of our Global LAN/WAN environment and highly virtualized computing infrastructure.

Laitram, L.L.C, a global company, offers an unparalleled opportunity for those who want to work for an established, yet growing company in the private sector. We offer opportunities for continuous improvement, and career advancement.  To learn more about our company culture, philosophy, and benefits, please visit our Careers website.

Responsibilities

  • Design, implement and provide 3rd level support for various global systems, including, but not limited to:
  • Cisco based LAN/ WAN environment
  • Global MPLS Network
  • Global Routing Protocols (EIGRP, BGP, etc.)
  • VMWare Infrastructure and associated VMs
  • Oracle Enterprise Linux based systems.
  • Server Architectures using the latest technology.
  • Cisco Call Manager Infrastructure
  • Cisco UCS Blade Centers and Servers
  • Participate/lead projects intended to continually improve/upgrade our Network Infrastructure
  • Identify opportunities and recommend solutions for improving service efficiency and effectiveness with a focus on the business.
  • Author technical installation, configuration and support documentation.
  • Maintain effective communication with business-users and team members.
  • Perform planned system changes and upgrades with minimal impact to business operations which may require after hours or weekend work.
  • Work collaboratively with vendors and contractors to provide innovative business solutions.
  • Global travel opportunities as business needs require.
  • Participate in a 24x7 on-call rotation.

Requirements

  • B. S. in Computer Science, MIS or related field or related experience
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in network engineering and systems administration.
  • Proficient in designing, implementing and supporting Cisco LAN/WAN environment.
  • Experience planning and leading IT related projects.
  • Strong organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
  • Self-managed and works well in a team environment.
EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled

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