Lumen Lead IT Systems Engineer - Work from Home | Midwest / East Coast in Springfield, Illinois
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The Lead Engineer will be part of the Contact Center Federal Operations Group (CCFOG), which is responsible for all infrastructure and application layer administration on the FEDRAMP production environment. The responsibilities include maintenance and tuning of a multi-tenant Genesys 8.X/9.X environment running in an AWS infrastructure as part of a managed Lumen solution. Daily responsibilities include providing top level escalation support for the Genesys software as well as for the customers (Tenants) that reside in the FEDRAMP production environment. He or she will also be responsible for installation, implementation and remediation of High availability Linux/Windows environments, trouble ticket handling, and troubleshooting of highly critical production environment with 99.999% uptime. This person will work closely with other application, systems operations and engineering teams.
Position Requirements: US Citizenship and the ability to obtain a government trust suitability clearance
The Main Responsibilities
Under limited supervision, the candidate will be responsible for supporting the design, engineering, and development of portions of major projects or entire projects of lesser complexity.
Candidate will provide design, development, certification, deployment, support functions, performance analysis and problem-solving efforts for various hosted contact center platforms and other engineering initiatives- primary focused around both AWS infrastructure, VOIP and Genesys support and administration functions.
Responsibilities will also include defining test plan requirements, supporting the execution of platform certifications and related proof of concepts as well as lifecycle management.
Candidate will support efforts creating development test environments, including physical and logical setup.
Strong communications skills are a must to effectively and efficiently provide Tier 3/4 support for Provisioning, Operations, and Sales staff on AWS infrastructure, VOIP and Genesys software issues.
Role requires significant interaction and collaboration with customers, other engineering groups, product, planning, operations, IT organizations, vendor development and support groups, as needed.
Be willing to work off-hours maintenance windows on a planned and on-call basis and participate in an on-call rotation on a 7 X 24 X 365 basis
What We Look For in a Candidate
US Citizen required
Ability to obtain a government trust suitability clearance
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field and minimum 6 years relevant experience preferred.
Excellent communications skills required.
Extensive experience with system administration of Genesys 8.x software.
Experience operating carrier-class or large enterprise-level Contact Center Applications (Interactive Voice Response systems, Computer Telephony Integration solutions, PBX/ACD, VoIP), Genesys Voice Portal, ACD Strategy
Cloud (private and public) architecture and underlying technologies background
Experience in Amazon Web Services
Prior work within a FEDRAMP authorized environment a plus
Bachelors or Equivalent
Masters or Equivalent
What to Expect Next
Requisition #: 249098
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