Responsibilities:
* 6 month contract with a potential Right to Hire *   This Operations Engineer position will be responsible for operational and customer care responsibilities towards messaging products within iconectiv and will be contributing to the completion of all operational tasks under the general direction of the manager. Able to handle moderately complex issues related to messaging platform independently. Has full hands on experience in messaging related products, has experience working with anti spam products prior, monitoring information systems and product operations and scripting. Ensures the effective monitoring of the products and responses to hardware, database, software, and network problems.  Will actively participate on to advance assigned projects from concept, design, development, through launch to market. We are looking for someone that can be a team player and has strong problem-solving, good hands on technical skills and communication skills.

The Operations Engineer shall also schedule and direct activities to resolve software problems related to products in a timely and accurate fashion:
•Work on deployment, maintenance, and support of current and new data center infrastructure including Disaster recovery center.
•Experience in complex troubleshooting and resolve critical or escalated technical issues
•Tests, configures and troubleshoot operational and network issues.
•Ability to write simple SQL Queries and has familiarity with anti-spam messaging products.
•Has familiarity using Wireshark and other protocol analyzers
•Participates actively in on-call rotations to support customers, which may include occasional after hours, weekends and national holiday shift work.
•Take part in the development of processes and creates documentations, troubleshooting guide for new areas of work or knowledge.
•Have hands on knowledge of Linux/Unix operations system and Databases.        

Requirements:
•B.E degree in Computer Science, Electronics or Electrical Engineering in technology and or equivalent work experience
•High proficiency in SQL (Oracle/MySql/MongoDB.), Python, shell scripting is a must, Java knowledge is desirable. 
•2+ years of working in Technical operations, experience is a must
•Monitoring experience in Nagios, Zenoss, Solarwinds or similar is desired.
•Having  hands on experience in configuration management skills to automate repetitive tasks
•Excellent phone and verbal, writing communication skills.  Good communication skills is a must to handle international customers, technical and non-technical staff.
•Excellent work ethics and customer focus
•Initiative, critical thinking and good follow through are key characteristics
•Any experience with Service Now or Jira or similar ticketing system is a plus

Additional Skills:
•Experience with AWS is desired.
•Working knowledge using Elastic search, Kibaana and similar big data platforms is a big plus.
•Fundamental understanding of Internet networking protocols: SMPP, TCP/IP, TLS, DNS, HTTP, SMTP and SOAP protocol is a plus.
•Ops Automation tools (Ansible, Puppet, Chef, etc.): 1 year
•Linux client side and server side technologies: 1 year

View full description Apply Bridgewater, NJ Operations 2549 About iconectiv
Your business and your customers need to access and exchange information simply, seamlessly and securely. iconectiv’s extensive experience in information services and its unmatched numbering intelligence helps you do just that. In fact, more than 2B people count on our platforms each day to keep their networks, devices and applications connected. Our cloud-based Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions span network and operations management, numbering, trusted communications and fraud prevention. For more information, visit www.iconectiv.com. Follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.

Responsibilities:
This Operations Engineer position will be responsible for operational and customer care responsibilities towards messaging products within iconectiv and will be contributing to the completion of all operational tasks under the general direction of the manager. Able to handle moderately complex issues related to messaging platform independently. Has full hands on experience in messaging related products, has experience working with anti spam products prior, monitoring information systems and product operations and scripting. Ensures the effective monitoring of the products and responses to hardware, database, software, and network problems. Will actively participate on to advance assigned projects from concept, design, development, through launch to market. We are looking for someone that can be a team player and has strong problem-solving, good hands on technical skills and communication skills.

The Operations Engineer shall also schedule and direct activities to resolve software problems related to products in a timely and accurate fashion:
•Work on deployment, maintenance, and support of current and new data center infrastructure including Disaster recovery center.
•Experience in complex troubleshooting and resolve critical or escalated technical issues
•Tests, configures and troubleshoot operational and network issues.
•Ability to write simple SQL Queries and has familiarity with anti-spam messaging products.
•Has familiarity using Wireshark and other protocol analyzers
•Participates actively in on-call rotations to support customers, which may include occasional after hours, weekends and national holiday shift work.
•Take part in the development of processes and creates documentations, troubleshooting guide for new areas of work or knowledge.
•Have hands on knowledge of Linux/Unix operations system and Databases.

Requirements:
•B.E degree in Computer Science, Electronics or Electrical Engineering in technology and or equivalent work experience
•High proficiency in SQL (Oracle/MySql/MongoDB.), Python, shell scripting is a must, Java knowledge is desirable.
•2+ years of working in Technical operations, experience is a must
•Monitoring experience in Nagios, Zenoss, Solarwinds or similar is desired.
•Having hands on experience in configuration management skills to automate repetitive tasks
•Excellent phone and verbal, writing communication skills. Good communication skills is a must to handle international customers, technical and non-technical staff.
•Excellent work ethics and customer focus
•Initiative, critical thinking and good follow through are key characteristics
•Any experience with Service Now or Jira or similar ticketing system is a plus


Additional Skills:
•Experience with AWS is desired.
•Working knowledge using Elastic search, Kibaana and similar big data platforms is a big plus.
•Fundamental understanding of Internet networking protocols: SMPP, TCP/IP, TLS, DNS, HTTP, SMTP and SOAP protocol is a plus.
•Ops Automation tools (Ansible, Puppet, Chef, etc.): 1 year
•Linux client side and server side technologies: 1 year



DISCLAIMER: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position. Therefore, employees assigned may be required to perform additional job tasks required by the manager.
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