American Airlines Sr Infrastructure Engineer - Windows in Ft Worth, Texas

Sr Infrastructure Engineer - Windows

Date: Sep 30, 2016

Location: Ft Worth, TX, US

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Additional Locations: None

Job Level: 3-4

Job Description

This Infrastructure Engineer will be a member of the Aligned Infrastructure Team within Enterprise Infrastructure Services (EIS) and will assist various enterprise teams with the delivery of infrastructure for their services and applications. Expertise in Windows 2012, IIS /.Net is required. A good understanding of Windows GPO/OUs and other policies required. Windows SQL Server and VMware ESX experience also a must. Also needs to have solid experience with enterprise level concepts. Knowledge should include but not be limited to: high availability, fault tolerance, disaster recovery, multi-pathing for HBAs and NICs, clustering at the OS level, load balancing, virtualization and SAN/NAS technologies. Basic network trouble shooting skills is also essential. This candidate should also have a sound understanding of how to integrate with LDAP, AD as well as the ability to identify other security requirements.


  • Will work with engineers and analysts to capture requirements for enterprise projects and identify the enterprise infrastructure services required.

  • Designing and documenting infrastructure environments in coordination with other infrastructure and application teams to ensure the system is secure, highly available, and scalable

  • Generating estimations of project and operating costs and delivering to business groups for funding

  • Contractual analysis of enterprise infrastructure services for projects

  • Working with other enterprise infrastructure teams to deliver enterprise services to the businesses

  • Working with service providers of data centers to deploy new solutions

  • Creating documentation for requirements, architectural designs, engineering drawings and diagrams, as well as operational installation (runbooks) to deliver infrastructure services for projects

  • Managing multiple projects, working in collaboration with a diverse group of business and technology partners to identify and analyze project requirements

  • Working hand in hand with project managers, engineers, administrators, and customers to deliver projects on time and in budget

  • Exploring and staying abreast of new technologies that can bring value to the organization

  • Translating business needs into actionable deliverables

Job Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, software engineering or relevant field, or equivalent experience

  • 8-10-- years’ Microsoft Windows experience is required, Windows 2012 expertise to an advanced level.

  • RHEL 5, 6 and above experience. is a plus

  • Demonstrated expertise with enterprise infrastructure technologies such as high availability, fault tolerance, disaster recovery, multi-pathing for HBAs and NICs, clustering at the OS level, load balancing, virtualization and SAN/NAS, and basic network knowledge

  • Experience with Data Center managed service providers

  • Capability to lead both technical and non-technical discussions.

  • Ability to communicate effectively with both peer engineers and leadership teams

  • Excellent team player. Willing to share knowledge and cross train team members

  • Strong ability to troubleshoot issues and coordinate teams to resolve root cause

  • Ability to manage stressful situations and adapt to changing environments

  • Strong problem solving skills, can exercises independent judgment with minimal direction from supervisor

  • Strong documentation skills, the ability to follow the procedure according to the IT policy and to maintain documentation

Additional Qualifications

Additional Locations: None

Job Level: 3-4

Nearest Major Market: Fort Worth

Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

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