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Sr. Infrastructure Engineer

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Date: Jul 10, 2019

Location: Columbus, OH, US, 43085

Company: Worthington Industries, Inc


Worthington Industries is looking for an accountable Senior Infrastructure Engineer (Corporate IT in Columbus) to provide enterprise-level designs/solutions, deployment, support, and administration of server and storage/backup systems.  Candidate must be able to work collaboratively in the spirit of Our Philosophy.

  • Deployment of high-quality systems to production environments (at or under department standards for quality/defects)
  • Timely delivery of work products based on commitment dates and company SLAs
  • Application of existing and emerging technologies (innovation) in an effective, efficient, timely, and beneficial manner to the organization
  • Continually develops skills to meet the needs of our company
  • Understand and analyze business needs and current system configurations
  • Translate business requirements to effective, efficient, & secure system architecture and designs (documented); focus on user experience is a must
  • Securely configure and deploy infrastructure system solutions and related technologies.  For example: managing and installing operating systems (including virtualization) and services, developing scripts, managing and developing system capacity plans, installing and configuring hardware and software (physical and virtual), managing storage and backup systems, integrating systems to make interoperable (both on-premise and cloud)
  • Test system solutions, working with end users and system owners as needed
  • Perform production support and troubleshooting (root cause analysis)
  • Mentor, support, train, and share knowledge with peers, end users, and other teams as needed (Service Desk, End Users, Network, Security, Release Management, etc.)
  • Ensure systems perform in an optimal fashion that meets or exceeds business requirements; automate tasks, procedures/processes as needed
  • Complete system documentation (design, run books, ticketing system, etc.)
  • Provide accurate estimates of work (tasks, hours, etc.), perform work in a timely & quality manner, and report status of work in a timely manner
  • Perform in a continuous improvement mode (constantly look for ways to operate more efficiently and effectively; and apply change)
  • Remain current on new or emerging tools and solutions that could benefit our business systems
  • Complete technology planning, strategy, and roadmap activities, as needed
  • Adhere to department principles, processes, standards, conventions, and industry best practices when performing work
  • Requires on-call after hours support (part of on call rotation with team)
    • Ability to travel as needed (approx. 10%)
  • Other duties as assigned
Desired Experience

Minimum Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field or equivalent experience

5+ years of infrastructure experience (network, server, storage, security, etc.) in a structured work environment

Certifications are strongly preferred, like Microsoft certifications (MCP, Microsoft MCSE, etc.), VMWare certifications, NetApp certifications


Essential Skills:

Strong working/demonstrated knowledge of:

  • Server, storage/backup, network, voice, security fundamentals, and other infrastructure architectures
  • Windows Server (2008 R2, 2012 R2, & 2016), Active Directory, DHCP, DNS, Group Policy, DFS, File/Print, and certificate services
  • Virtualized server environments: VMware vCenter 5.5+, vSphere, vRealize Suite
  • Microsoft Office 365 (and integrated components)
  • Storage systems (NetApp is preferred) and best practices
  • Load balancing (F5 is preferred)
  • Backup and replication systems (Veeam is preferred)
  • Monitoring and alerting platforms (Microsoft SCOM is preferred) and best practices
  • System and data integration best practices, cloud computing
  • Working knowledge and experience with:
  • Linux Operating systems
  • Network topologies, network equipment, routing/switching protocols & security services
  • ITIL, VDI, EMM solutions (AirWatch and MaaS360 preferred)
  • Knowledge of (highly preferred):
  • Cisco UCS
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • Configure system solutions in a manner to foster maintainability in a team environment
  • Quickly learn and apply technology is required
  • Work in a distributed environment (at least 60+ sites, 5000+ users)
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including teamwork and team building
  • Strong analytical, technical, troubleshooting, written & verbal skills


Bachelors or equivalent in Computer Science or Information Technology


Company Information

Worthington Industries operates under a long-standing corporate philosophy rooted in the Golden Rule, with earning money for its shareholders as the first corporate goal. As a market leader in metals manufacturing for nearly 60 years, we put people first, whether they’re our employees, shareholders, customers or suppliers. We’re looking for individuals who share our people-first philosophy and can help us continually innovate and grow through their insights, leadership and unique talents.

Worthington Industries (NYSE: WOR) is a global metals manufacturer serving growing end markets including automotive, construction, energy, agriculture, alternative fuel and many other markets. Our family of 10,000 employees in over 80 facilities throughout 10 countries has helped us earn the respect of our customers, our communities and our industry. With sales of approximately $ 3 billion annually, our company has been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as a “Most Admired Company” and four times as a “100 Best Companies to Work For.”

Worthington Industries Inc., and its subsidiaries, is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, disability or veteran’s status.


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Nearest Major Market: Columbus
Nearest Secondary Market: Dublin

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