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Pearson Network Automation Engineer in Centennial, Colorado

Network Automation Engineer

Description

At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always re-examining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology — and each other to surpass these boundaries — we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.

The Network Tools & Orchestration Team are responsible for installing\maintaining all Network Infrastructure Applications (IPAM, NMS, Vendor Specific Element Managers, Reporting, Automation). The Team are also responsible for developing and providing assistance to build and operational teams in developing automation\orchestration scripts to allow the teams to deliver solutions via repeatable automated processes rather than manually.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Monitors Systems performance and troubleshoots problem areas as needed.

  • Practices Monitoring System asset management, including maintenance of System component inventory and related documentation as well as design documented solutions

  • Plan, engineer and implement robust and cost-effective computing environments, exploiting emerging technologies to provide compelling solutions.

  • Participates in refining existing functional requirements for monitoring and event management tools and participating in the development of an integrated monitoring/event management tooling strategy and architecture.

  • Collaborates with capacity management and system architects to assess near- and long-term capacity needs.

  • Creates and maintains documentation as it relates to Monitoring configuration, mapping, processes and service records.

  • Create tooling and automation, allowing operations to execute changes in mass-scale device quantity

Qualifications

Qualifications

  • University degree or equivalent work experience in the field of Computer Science, Information Systems, Computer Engineering or other related field.

  • Experience of exposure to both in-house or outsourced systems, multiple hardware platforms, data networking and integrated information management systems.

  • ITIL Foundation or higher is preferred

  • Exposure to working UNIX, Windows, Cisco/F5/CheckPoint and Linux environments.

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Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Primary Location: US-CO-Centennial

Other Locations US-IA-Iowa City, US-NJ-Hoboken, US-MA-Boston

Work Locations: US-CO-Centennial-2154 East Commons 2154 East Commons Avenue Centennial 80122

Job: Technology

Organization: Technology & Operations

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Dec 17, 2018

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Full-time Regular

Req ID: 1811411

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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