Neustar is revitalizing its engineering and operations culture to adopt modern software design and delivery techniques as well as overall improved support functions.
We are looking for intellectually passionate people who learn quickly, thrive in a fast-paced environment, and stay current with the latest technologies.
We want people who fit our emerging Agile / DevOps culture, enjoy exploring and learning from differing opinions, and have a high level of engagement.
Our technology portfolio is expansive and new technologies are added regularly. Candidates must be able to adapt to new technologies quickly.
We want someone who will help maintain, troubleshoot, and support the platforms on which we develop software and operate our service.
So what does 'Platform' mean to us? It means the computing services (including networking and backup / storage) needed to develop, run, and manage applications without the complexity of building and maintaining the infrastructure typically associated with developing an application.
So, you will make monitoring, deployment, measurement, scaling, network, maintaining, patching, and troubleshooting easier and more efficient for the support and engineering organizations as well as the product lines of business.
Responsibilities / Key Tasks
This position will be responsible for supporting, maintaining and troubleshooting applications, services and solutions in support of Neustar’s Solutions.
In this role, the Converged Infrastructure Administrator will have wide range of responsibilities working with Software Engineering, Product Management, Network Operations, Customer Support and external customers with a focus on service availability and performance.
Here is what you will do at Neustar :
test environments; focus will be on application / service / platform availability, latency, performance, automation, change management, monitoring, root cause analysis, patching, and capacity trending.
The environment will include combination of physical and virtual infrastructure.Automation : Experience in working with modern programming languages (Python / ruby / java / go) and using automation tools like Jenkins, Ansible / Chef / Puppet or Docker to accomplish infrastructure automation
Analyze disaster recovery scenarios.
Qualifications / Education Requirements
Open Stack is a major plus.)
5-9 years in operations for major company with complex troubleshooting in 2000-4000 hosts infrastructure (physical and virtual).
Proficiency in 75% of responsibilities and qualifications mentioned.
Qualifications / Key Skills
HP ProLiant DL 360, 380 G8 and G9, Dell R730-R740, Arista, Pure Storage, Netscaler load balancers, Cisco,Juniper,Checkpoint
Backup : Rubrik, Zerto Replication, Restoration
Support : ServiceNow, check mk, JIRA, Netcool, Confluence (Runbooks), Splunk
Storage : Pure, EMC, Dell ScaleIO
Virtual : VMware / vCenter, AWS, Azure, OpenStack, KVM, Google Cloud
Database concepts : MySQL, Oracle
Automation : Chef, Git, Puppet, Ansible
Identity Management (Active Directory), DNS, DHCP
Network : MPLS, BGP, Firewall, Network Switches / Routers (Juniper, Cisco, Arista)
Linux (Redhat & CentOS), Ubuntu Server
IBM AIX (Optional)
Microsoft Windows / Server (Optional)
Shell script, Bash, Python, PERL, C, HTML
Neustar does not accept unsolicited resumes from external firms or agencies. Neustar will not be responsible for placement fees associated with unsolicited resumes.
Diversity, inclusion and teamwork are second nature to Neustar; and these values permeate our entire business structure.
Neustar is committed to creating an environment where a wide spectrum of opinions and beliefs are actively sought, listened to and respected.
Further, our talented workforce draws from the many geographic areas and markets in which Neustar operates worldwide, which represents a distinct competitive advantage.
The rich and varied personal and professional backgrounds of our employees make Neustar a dynamic and rewarding company at which to build a career. We invite you to join us.
Neustar, Inc. considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or status as a Vietnam-
era or special disabled veteran in accordance with federal law and other state and local requirements. Neustar, Inc., complies with applicable state and local laws prohibiting discrimination in employment and provides reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with the American with Disabilities Act (ADA) and applicable state and local laws.