• Information Systems Engineer

    Job Locations US-NC-Cary
    Requisition ID
    Information Technology
    Visa Sponsorship
    Travel Requirements
  • Overview

    Germany SAS



    SAS believes in the whole employee experience. Meaningful work. Empowerment to make a difference that changes people’s lives. Dynamic work environments that foster innovation. And an award-winning culture that makes it all possible. We believe great ideas can come from anywhere. Whether you're a university recruit, or an experienced professional ready for the next big challenge, SAS brings perks, passion, and the potential to grow. No limits.






    SAS IT Infrastructure Engineering is a dynamic environment where we design, support and automate IT infrastructure.  Are you a creative problem solver?  Do you have a desire to be challenged and continue to learn?  If so, the SAS IT Infrastructure Engineering team would like to talk to you.  We are seeking a person with a self-starter attitude that has the desire to learn many technologies. 


    As an Information Systems Engineer, you will have the opportunity to develop and automate IT infrastructure processes, and help support, design and implement IT infrastructure solutions.  This position requires a diverse set of technical skills in automation, virtualization, Linux systems administration and networking. 


    Primary Responsibilities

    • Work with team of engineers to develop and maintain server infrastructure for production SAS environments, SAS R&D development teams and build environments
    • Utilize automation tools to manage a large server environment
    • Assess technical problems
    • Utilize diverse set of systems administration and programming skills to build and manage systems
    • Work closely with R&D and IT Service Management Office to assist in developing solutions that align with corporate R&D business objectives
    • Participate in monthly scheduled maintenance tasks
    • Participate in 24/7 on-call rotation



    • Linux systems administration skills
    • Experience with server automation using industry standard tools such as Puppet and Ansible
    • Experience with one or more programming / scripting languages (Python, Bash, Perl)
    • Ability to work closely with our internal SAS customers
    • Understanding of cloud computing concepts including virtualization
    • Ability to work in a dynamic environment
    • Willing to participate in a 24/7 on-call rotation


    • Knowledge of server/storage hardware and protocols including NFS
    • Experience with OpenStack
    • Experience with VMware
    • Knowledge of CI process and tools (Jenkins)



    Additional Information:

    To qualify, applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States, and should not require, now or in the future, sponsorship for employment visa status.SAS is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified  applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. The level of this position will be determined based on the applicant's education, skills and experience. Resumes may be considered in the order they are received. SAS employees performing certain job functions may require access to technology or software subject to export or import regulations. To comply with these regulations, SAS may obtain nationality or citizenship information from applicants for employment. SAS collects this information solely for trade law compliance purposes and does not use it to discriminate unfairly in the hiring process.


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