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TITLE: Senior Principal Systems Architect
DUTIES: DFS Corporate Services LLC seeks Senior Principal Systems Architect in Riverwoods, IL to be responsible for designing and implementing computer and information networks including local area networks, wide area networks, intranets, extranets, and other data communications networks. Perform network modeling, analysis, and planning. Design network and computer security measures. Research and recommend network and data communications hardware and software. Adjust network sizes to meet volume or capacity demands. Communicate with customers and the business to determine customer needs. Communicate with system users to ensure accounts are set up properly. Diagnose and resolve operational issues. Coordinate the installation of new equipment. Coordinate network operations, maintenance, repairs, and upgrades. Promote a risk aware culture to ensure efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to required standard and processes.
REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field and eight (8) years of progressively responsible experience in the job offered or related occupation: deploying applications on cloud platforms, virtual servers, and configuring routes utilizing Pivotal Cloud Foundry; creating scripts using Shell and Perl for Corn and Batch jobs; performing code review for performance analysis and regression testing; creating Apache instances and configuring vhosts and firewalls; performing change management, release management, problem management, and issue tracking; and utilizing technologies, including GitHub, Jenkins, Gradle, AppDynamics SonarQube JMeter, Rally, Jira, Linux, Oracle, and MariDB. In the alternative, the employer will accept a Master’s degree or foreign equivalent in one of the above-listed fields and six (6) years of experience in the above-listed skills. Telecommuting and/or working from home is permissible.
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