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Data Center Architect

Date: Nov 30, 2022

Location: Ybor City, Florida, US, 33605

Company: TECO

Title: Data Center Architect 
Company: Tampa Electric Company 
State and City: Florida - Ybor City
Shift: 8 Hr. X 5 Days

 

 

POSITION CONCEPT:  

The Network & Systems Security Analyst is responsible for planning/designing, implementing, and supporting new and existing network, server, and storage infrastructure. This role is also responsible for ensuring all network security controls are in place based on IT Security policy and guidelines.

 

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  1. Plan, design, and implement network, server, and storage infrastructure based on project requirements, capacity plans, and system support.
  1. Problem solving involves basic troubleshooting following the OSI (Open Systems Interconnection) model, making or calling for equipment repairs, and problem escalation.
  1. Detection and correction of work stoppages and/or errors are accomplished by monitoring systems and changing configurations as necessary.
  1. Install and support network, server, and storage hardware and software.
  1. Direct participation in the planning and designing, maintenance, testing and documentation of the company’s disaster recovery plans are vital.
  1. Provide and apply appropriate security consulting and support for IT infrastructure across multiple platforms (Firewalls, Operating Systems, and other network devices).
  1. Provide second-level technical support for security systems and authentication mechanisms on all operating system platforms.

 

NETWORK & SYSTEMS SECURITY ARCHITECT (LEVEL 4)

In addition to the duties & responsibilities of the Level 3 Lead Network and Systems Security Analyst, has increased responsibilities in consulting on small project design and plans.  May serve as a project lead on larger projects, cross-train peers and mentor all levels of Network & Systems Security Analyst.  Works under general direction.

 

ADDITIONAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Support: Monitors, troubleshoots, diagnoses, and remedies server and network problems and failures.
  2. Implement: Installs and configures server and network related hardware/software which meet the company’s security standards.
  3. Design/Plan: Design and planning required for small and large projects.

      4.  Lead/Consult: Project leadership, consulting, or cross-train peers.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS

Required:      

Has obtained at least one associate and two senior level certifications: (i.e. Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA), Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE), VMware Certified Professional (VCP), Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), GIAC Certifications, Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified SCADA Security Architect (CSSA).

 

Preferred:      

CCNA, VCP, CISSP, or MCSA

 

EDUCATION 

Required: Valid High School Diploma or GED     

Preferred: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, or equivalent IT discipline (MIS) from a regionally accredited college.

 

EXPERIENCE 

Required:      

Minimum ten (10) years of related hands on experience implementing and maintaining Windows servers, VMware, firewall support, Storage Area Networks, Cisco Networking. 

 

In lieu of some experience, an Associate’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, or equivalent IT discipline (MIS) and eight (8) years of related experience implementing and maintaining Windows servers, VMware, Storage Area Networks, firewall support, Cisco Networking;

OR

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, or equivalent IT discipline (MIS) and six (6) years of related experience implementing and maintaining Windows servers, VMware, Storage Area Networks, firewall support, Cisco Networking, may be considered.

 

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES (KSA):

  • An experienced Network and Systems Analysts with the ability to support existing server and network infrastructure.
  • Expert knowledge of network or server infrastructure regardless of the complexity. 
  • Supports the following technologies: switching, routing, DNS/DHCP, Windows Active Directory, VMware, Voice over IP, Storage Area Networking, and hardware installation and maintenance.
  • Experience with Architecting server solutions, storage solutions, LINUX and backup recovery solutions.

 

COMPETENCIES:

  • Takes Ownership and Acts with Integrity
  • Drives Operational Excellence for Customers
  • Builds Strong, Collaborative Relationships
  • Cultivates Innovation and Embraces Change
  • Thinks Strategically and Exercises Sound Judgment

TECO offers a competitive Benefits package!!

Competitive Salary *401k Savings plan w/ company matching * Pension plan * Paid time off* Paid Holiday time * Medical, Prescription Drug, & Dental Coverage  *Tuition Assistance Program * Employee Assistance Program * Wellness Programs * On-site Fitness Centers * Bonus Plan and more!

 

STORM DUTY REQUIREMENTS....Please make sure to read below!!!  Responding to storms will be considered a condition of employment.

TECO Energy and its companies serve a role in providing critical services to our community during an emergency. Team members are required to participate in the response/recovery activities related to emergencies/disasters to maintain service to our TECO Energy customers. Team members are required to work in their normal job duties or other assigned activities. Proper compensation will be made in accordance with the company's rules and procedures.

 

TECO Energy is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

TECO Energy is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by law, except where physical or mental abilities are a bona fide occupational requirement and the individual is unable to perform the essential functions of the position with reasonable accommodations.

In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities for all individuals, employment decisions at TECO Energy will be based on skills, knowledge, qualifications and abilities.

Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Statement
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

ADA policy
It is the policy of TECO Energy to provide reasonable accommodation for all qualified disabled individuals who are employees and applicants for employment, unless it would cause undue hardship. The corporation will adhere to applicable federal and state laws, regulations and guidelines, including, but not limited to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 and section 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1970s.

 

Application accommodations
Applicants may request reasonable accommodation in the application process five business days prior to the time accommodation is needed.

 

Pre-employment physical exams may be required for positions with bona fide job-related physical requirements regardless of disability. 

 

 


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