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Critical Incident Technical & Applications Management II - Unix & Linux

ADP


Location:
Norfolk, VA
Date:
04/20/2017
Job Code:
5000142710506
ADP
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Company ADP USA

Job Title: Critical Incident Technical & Applications Management II - Unix & Linux

JobID: 5000142710506

Location: Norfolk, VA, 23509, USA

Description:
Unlock Your Career Potential: Technology at ADP. Do you enjoy exploring, identifying and inspiring the future of the workplace and the lives of millions of people? At ADP, the world's largest B2B cloud company, our Technology team is comprised of brilliant engineers, architects, data scientists, infrastructure experts, and more. We were first in our industry to offer a SaaS solution and continue to push the envelope utilizing the latest operating platforms to deliver the highly automated, intelligent and predictive solutions that are redefining what is possible. Named one of Forbes' "Most Innovative Companies" and one of Computerworld's "100 Best Places to Work in IT", we are committed to leading the way in product development and research, empowering you to bring to life the latest innovations that will forever change the way businesses manage their most vital asset, employees. We strive for every interaction to be driven by our CORE values: Insightful Expertise, Integrity is Everything, Service Excellence, Inspiring Innovation, Each Person Counts, Results-Driven, & Social Responsibility. What do application TAMS do? They fix application and system problems, or any incident that is disrupting the application service that business users depend on. The job calls for both technical capability and business understanding. Crucially, applications are production, or live, issues and need immediate attention: an unflappable temperament is a must. Core tech competencies An application support analyst needs to demonstrate competent IT literacy around applications and systems. Core technical areas are databases and SQL, and operating system platforms such as UNIX, especially Solaris, and Windows. Delivering live IT environments that enable the business every day is a challenging and dynamic career with many opportunities. These additional capabilities will ensure success in building a support analyst career:
* Technical knowledge
* Business awareness
* Cultural awareness
* Service awareness, preferably IT Infrastructure library (ITIL) certification
* Investigation and diagnostic skills (the Sherlock Holmes factor)
* Support tool knowledge Six personal attributes
* Communication skills and active listening
* Empathy with users, Patience & Understanding
* Acceptance of ownership
* Investigation & diagnostic skills (more of the Sherlock factor) Essential

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Collaborate with key stakeholders to gather and develop requirements. Requirements, assessment, and solution recommendation that meet business needs in alignment with ADP standards and strategic direction. Research, recommend, and introduce new technologies and new uses of existing technologies with IT Architecture \ Service Management.
* Provide a channel for users to request and receive standard services for which predefined approval and qualification processes exist. Provide information to users and customers about the availability of services and the procedure for obtaining them. Fulfill standard requested services. Assist with general information, complaints or comments.
* Lead the communication, remediation, recovery, command and control, and follow-up efforts associated with high impact failures and/or service disruptions/degradations (Non DR Events). Communicates business impact and technical complexities to all levels of business and IT management.
* Ensures root cause of problems in the IT Infrastructure is identified and accountability is assumed through ownership assignment and repeated status reviews. Uses platform and product expertise to source the ownership of the problem, correlate to known error database, prioritize, and review resolution proposals. In case of Major Incidents creates post mortems and reviews with business leadership.
* Coordinate and carry out activities and processes required to deliver and manage IT services at agreed levels to business users and customers. Accountable for the stability of Non - Production and Production environments. Responsible for the ongoing management of the technology that is used to deliver and support services. Ensures adequate process and tools are in place for an overall view of service operation and delivery.
* Manages the warranty of services in operation implementing structured protocols which identify and react to service interruption or degradation to the availability, security, capacity, and continuity of services.
* Determines the most effective and efficient way to conduct a series of operations in ADP's high volume and diverse IT environment. Ensure the current state of IT infrastructure functions to meet the current and future demands of the business. Ensures accountability for problems in the IT infrastructure and appropriate work-arounds are provided.
* Understands the risk profile associated with the introduction of changes to the IT infrastructure and platforms. Performs impact assessments. Ensures adherence to agreed maintenance windows. Deploys changes into production or participates in the deployment with Implementation Engineering and/or Development.
* Provide a channel for users to request and receive standard services for which predefined approval and qualification processes exist. Provide information to users and customers about the availability of services and the procedure for obtaining them.
* Fulfill standard requested services. Assist with general information, complaints or comments.
* Ensures root cause of problems in the IT Infrastructure is identified and accountability is assumed through ownership assignment and repeated status reviews. Uses platform and product expertise to source the ownership of the problem, correlate to known error database, prioritize, and review resolution proposals.
* In case of Major Incidents creates post mortems and reviews with business leadership. Documents and communicates interim fixes.
* Closes problems after permanent solution deployment.

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

* UNIX/Linux/Windows is required
* DevOps experience is required
* Multi-Tenant technical application experience is required
* Infrastructure experience is required
* Must have critical incident experience
* Client-Server relationships
* Strong communication, both written & verbal
* Strong problem solving skills
* Should have good knowledge on web servers like IIS, Apache etc.
* Experience with driving projects and initiatives towards completion
* Excellent soft skills such as communication, negotiation and conflict management/resolution
* Experience with technical troubleshooting via logical process and established methodologies
* An interest in process improvement with core competency in service operations
* Basic knowledge in Web Sphere Application Server Administration
* Demonstrated skill in use of Microsoft Word, Excel, MS Project and PowerPoint to review and create required documentation project plans, analysis, and presentations as needed
* Good knowledge on ITIL process
* Must be able to be on call 24 hours a day one week every twelve weeks
* PMP Highly Preferred #cb# #LITECH



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