Job Description :
Jr Systems Engineer
Location: Snoqualmie, WA
Duration: 12 months

Minimum Required
3-5+ years Engineering or Operations experience within the telecommunications/highly technical industry
2+ years Unix/Linux
2+ years scripting
Basic knowledge of SMPP and IP protocols.
Advanced knowledge of load balancing and proxy services.
Solid understanding of Operations and Maintenance procedures and Advanced Troubleshooting techniques across Proxy, Load balancing, IP and Application services.
Ability to multitask and effectively handle multiple competing priorities.
Advanced analytical and problem solving skills.
Advanced level vendor management skills, including issue escalation, negotiation of fix delivery dates and management of the service level agreements.
Focus: Able to communicate goals in support of the business'' mission.
Drive: Self-motivated and able to work well under pressure
Teamwork: Ability and desire to work cooperatively with others on a team.
Communication: The ability to ensure that information is passed on to others who should be kept informed. Express oneself clearly in conversations and interactions with others. Clear business and technical writing skills.
Customer Focus: The ability to demonstrate concern and meet external and/or internal customers’ needs.
Analytical: The ability to tackle a problem by using a logical, systematic, sequential approach.
Technical Expertise: The ability to demonstrate depth of knowledge and skill in a technical area.
Ability to work in a 24x7, on-call environment

Preferred Qualifications:
2+ years Weblogic Applications preferred.
2+ years Load balancing and proxy servers preferred.
Basic knowledge of LDAP OUD structure, SQL database structures, SQL database query writing, Unix shell scripting, Perl, Java scripts, Ansible and data manipulation.
Basic knowledge of different standard interfaces (i.e. CORBA, LDAP, XML
Advanced Unix/Linux/Oracle/Storage systems knowledge and adept on the related disciplines.
2+ years Experience with the particular vendor equipment for which the position is posted is strongly preferred
2+ years experience with Cisco and IP Networking is a plus
GSM experience is a plus