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Sr Infrastructure Sys Analyst

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Date: Apr 22, 2022

Location: Everett, WA, US

Company: Snohomish PUD

Job ID  14167  Department  ITS Operations Support (10000033) 
Union Classification  Non Union  Type  Full Time - Salaried  
# of Openings  Job Location  Everett, Washington (US-WA) 
Closing Date  05/22/2022   Salary/Wage  $111,119.00 - $148,158.00 annually 

 

Job Definition

This position manages the District’s on-premise and cloud network infrastructure for such devices as firewalls, routers, switches, and security appliances. This position is accountable for implementation of new networks, maintenance of existing networks including any necessary enhancements, and their decommissioning. This role will assist with the identification, prioritization, and resolution of critical infrastructure and security related issues that impact business operations. Attributes needed to be successful in this position include proficient communication skills (both written and verbal), superb troubleshooting ability, outstanding customer service skills, and excellent teamwork. This position safeguards the recoverability, performance, compliance, and security of District infrastructure and is key to ensuring that the information systems necessary to fulfill the District's mission are highly available.

Distinguishing Characteristics

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Essential Job Functions

Analyzes, designs, implements, monitors, and maintains District computer system infrastructure and performance.

 

Designs and administers security on system infrastructure platforms.

 

Identifies, troubleshoots, and resolves complex system problems and provides advance standard support and maintenance of District system infrastructure.

 

Evaluates and recommends new hardware and software products that will enhance the District’s infrastructure system reliability and efficiency.

 

Coordinates maintenance and repair between vendor and District maintenance resources.

 

Performs cost benefit analysis of proposals for the District’s infrastructure platforms.

 

Serves as the technical lead and consultant for small to moderate projects and teams.

 

Develops and maintains accurate documentation.

 

Follows and assists in the development of policies, procedures, standards and methodologies with Information Technology Services and the District.  Applies security and quality assurance standards and best practices.

 

Coaches, mentors, and provides training to other Information Technology staff by providing guidance on various related topics.

 

Specialized Job Functions

N/A

Other Job Functions

Performs the duties of Infrastructure Analyst as needed.

 

Serves as project manager for small to medium projects as needed.

 

Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

Knowledge of:
• System security software.
• Advanced computer networking and system operation functions, including proficiency in multiple operating systems. (e.g. Microsoft, UNIX, etc.)
• Software deployment process.
• Peripheral equipment (e.g., installs, replace, relocate, minor repairs, etc.)
• Resource management theory and principles, strategic information systems planning.
• Problem identification and analysis techniques.
• Coaching and consulting techniques.
• Project management principles, practices, and philosophies.
• Business writing concepts.
• Cost benefit analysis.
• Customer service practices and principles.
Ability to:
• Communicate and work effectively with all levels of the organization, co-workers, customers and external vendors.
• Interpret technical information and explain in understandable terms.
• Think logically, be organized and attend to details.
• Solve problems.
• Organize, direct, and lead large scale, complex projects.
• Complete detailed reports, cost benefit analysis, and make presentations.
• Perform a variety of tasks and assignments simultaneously and meet deadlines.
• Coach, mentor, and train staff and provide positive direction.
• Work in a fast-paced, changing environment.
• Work independently and use discretionary judgment.
• Work with and maintain confidential information appropriately.
• Maintain standards and keep accurate documentation.
• Show a high level of commitment to customer service.
• Learn, interpret and apply District policies and procedures.

Experience/Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Computer Science or related field, and
  • Five (5) years progressively more responsible experience working with computer system infrastructures.

License/Certification

• Valid Washington State Driver License.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Juniper and/or Cisco administration
  • Routing / BGP
  • Firewall configurations and best practices
  • Load balancer configurations and best practices 
  • Enterprise backup and disaster recovery
  • Cyber security best practices
  • Project management principles, practices, and mythologies
  • Root cause analysis and troubleshooting techniques
  • Exceptional customer service practices and principles
  • IT architecture principles

Working Conditions

• Duties performed in an office environment and require the extensive repetitive use of a computer keyboard & mouse.
• Incumbent is required to crawl under desks to connect network cable and power connections in a workspace or rack mounted enclosure and have the abililty to lift and carry up to 50 pounds.
• Travel to other District offices and meetings are required.
• 24/7 pager duty is required.

 

 

Snohomish County P.U.D. #1 is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Women, Disabled and Veterans.


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