TradeStation is an
on-line brokerage firm seeking to level the playing field for self-directed investors and traders, empowering them to claim their individual financial edge.
At TradeStation, we're continuously pushing the boundaries of what's possible, encouraging out-of-the-box thinking and relentless search for innovation.
We have built a team of amazing people who work together in a high performance culture to provide our clients with exceptional products and services.
We offer a collaborative and flexible work environment, competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits and a generous PTO policy.
POSITION SUMMARY :
The Global Operations Technician is responsible for all operations activities during shift work, including guaranteeing software and application upgrades based upon business requirements;
managing the initial stages of all IT related incidents and providing proactive enterprise wide monitoring of all systems, servers and applications utilizing systems tools;
and guaranteeing the availability and functionality of all systems and applications.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS :
Guarantee all established practices and procedures for Networking and Microsoft Windows Operating Systems are followed
Properly monitor all systems
Properly complete daily procedures related to data center operations
Interact with vendors to guarantee Data Center functionality
Coordinate Data Center hardware upgrades and maintenance as needed
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES :
Basic to intermediate understanding of Data Center software and hardware configurations and network concepts and commands
Intermediate understanding of the Microsoft Windows Operating System in a server environment
Ability to work independently in a local or remote Data Center location and multi task and prioritize tasks
Effective oral and written communications skills and knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices and procedures within networking and Microsoft Windows Operating Systems
Scripting experience in Python and / or Powershell is a plus
Must be able to work holidays and overtime if needed
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE :
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Management Information Systems
1-3 years of experience working in a Data Center NOC environment
A + Certification or equivalent experience required
Experience with virtualization a plus
Monday - Friday (12-8pm / 1-9pm)
WFH - 1 day after 6 month period