Employer: City of Mesa
The Information Technology (IT) Engineer II class provides skilled technical services in support of installation, configuration, testing, integration, and ongoing support for City applications or infrastructure requiring an in-depth knowledge of the City's platforms and environment in support of meeting availability and performance goals. This class applies to Business Solutions and Application Development; Business Analytics; Database; Desktop and Mobile Services; Service Desk; Geographic Information System (GIS); Network; Security; Unified Communications; and Server, Storage and Backup. This class performs other duties as assigned and is FLSA exempt - computer professional.
Server, Storage and Backup Assignment: Plans, assesses, and proactively monitors platform and environment to meet performance and availability metrics. Plans, coordinates, and ensures firmware and software configurations are in place and monitors performance of specific areas under primary responsibility by proactively taking preemptive measures to minimize interruptions. Documents actions performed to improve skill transfer/knowledge transfer to secondary in support. Performs complex diagnostics and troubleshooting in support of designated platforms. Excels at test scripts and QA processes resulting in increased percentage of successful implemented changes. The IT Engineer II is expected to have a comprehensive understanding of one or more of the technologies supported, and mentors and actively shares this expertise with others.
Ideal Candidate: The ideal candidate will enjoy working in a varied technical environment and have a wide-ranging interest and experience in server technologies, especially with VMWare, Linux, Kubernetes, Docker, and container technologies. Experience in Windows Server administration, SAN storage, Cisco UCS, hybrid cloud, and automation will be a plus, as well. The ideal candidate will have a good understanding of where the technology is headed, excellent interpersonal skills, a positive customer service attitude, and be an innovative problem solver. Automation and PowerShell scripting skills are a plus, with an orientation towards automating the low-value work and focusing on the stuff that makes a positive difference!
Please refer to the link below for the full job description and additional information regarding assignments, preferred qualifications, and essential functions.
Qualifications & Requirements
Employee Values: All employees of the City of Mesa are expected to uphold and exhibit the City's shared employee values of Knowledge, Respect, and Integrity.
Minimum Qualifications Required. Any combination of training, education, and experience equivalent to graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a related field, such as Engineering or Geography (by assignment). Considerable (3 - 5 years) computer systems experience in at least one of the following technical support areas: Applications, Database, Desktop, GIS, Network, Security, Server, or Web Support.
Link to Job Description
http://apps.mesaaz.gov/jobdescriptions/Documents/JobDescriptions/cs5244.pdf (Download PDF reader)
Location: Mesa, AZ
Application Method: Online
Base Pay: $75,609.80 - $113,027.20 Annually