Business / Systems Analyst - III in Irving, TX at GDH

Date Posted: 2/13/2018

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Job Description

Responsible for planning, designing and implementing of 3rd party EMS (Element Management Systems) applications such as: BNC, Versa, Adtran, Calix. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Participate in all planning, design, implementation and support discussions.
• Setup and configure the operating system according to vendor specifications and ensure all security vulnerabilities are identified and remediated.
• Install vendor-developed applications in the VCP (Verizon Cloud Platform) according to supplied procedures and work with the application vendors to implement automation.
• Setup operating system and application monitoring for alerting production support teams when established thresholds have been reached.
• Input application asset information into asset inventory systems and implement discovery processes for automated asset inventory updates.
• Identify and setup all network firewall settings to work with identified interfacing applications and network elements.
• Perform scans on all servers to ensure any security vulnerabilities are identified and remediated after all application components have been installed and configured.
• Setup and configure all CPI-810 mandated processes such as user access reviews and password change processes for functional IDs.

Top 3 requirements:
1) Highly skilled Linux System Administration 7+ years experience
2) Linux/Unix system-based diagnostics/troubleshooting
3) Orchestration experience with HPE NFVD and/or ECM

Required Skills:
- Linux server System Administration 7+ years experience
- Able to perform diagnostics/troubleshooting of hardware/network/software issues
- Communication protocols and utilities (SSH, SSL/TLS, TCP/UDP, etc.)
- Excellent communication skills

Desired Skills:
• Former Verizon technical support experience
• Working knowledge of Verizon tools such as SAM, VAST, UP, IPPOC, ACT
• Troubleshooting/Testing/Problem solving skills
• Knowledge of basic network devices (Switches, Routers, Load Balancers, Firewalls, DNS)