Senior Systems Engineer

The Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN) is seeking an experienced Systems Engineer to analyze, design, develop, and implement enterprise Information technology solutions to support the IT Service Delivery goals of the organization.  Analyze technical products and systems; design and recommend sound solutions based on industry standard concepts, practices, and procedures.  Use critical success factors to design the solutions and key performance indicators to evaluate the solution.  Participate and collaborate with internal and external IT groups for Service Design, Service Transition and Life Cycle Management.

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • 7-10 years of experience as a Systems Engineer in a fast-paced, high-productivity environment
  • Advanced knowledge of VMware products including vSphere 5.5, View, Operations Manager
  • Advanced knowledge of storage design, networking, provisioning and performance tuning on enterprise-class products such as EMC XIO, VNX5400, Cisco Data Center protocols, VMware hypervisor, VDS, NSX, vSAN
  • Experience with automation and cloud services a plus
  • Working knowledge of Windows Server 2008/2012
  • Thorough understanding of Windows 2008R2 Active Directory with experience in the deployment & migration in large & complex production environments. 
  • Experience with enterprise-class appliances, hardware, software and methodologies
  • Client centric and able to work in a variety of environments; must be able to manage customer relationship
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Proven communication and organizational skills; must have ability to communicate at all levels within an organization
  • Demonstrated knowledge of current and developing technologies and ability to analyze technology for use in current environment
  • Self-motivated with ability to work independently and as an effective member of a team
  • Ability to analyze customer needs, set expectation and deliver solid solutions
  • B.S. in Information Systems or related degree preferred