For more than 120 years, The J.M. Smucker Company has brought families together to share memorable meals and moments. Guided by a vision to engage, delight, and inspire consumers through trusted food and beverage brands that bring joy throughout their lives, Smucker has grown to be a well-respected North American marketer and manufacturer with a balanced portfolio of leading and emerging, on-trend brands. In consumer foods and beverages, its brands include Smucker's, Folgers, Jif, Dunkin' Donuts, Crisco, Caf Bustelo, R.W. Knudsen Family, Sahale Snacks, Smucker's Uncrustables, Robin Hood, and Bick's. In pet food and pet snacks, its brands include Rachael Ray Nutrish, Meow Mix, Milk-Bone, Kibbles 'n Bits, Natural Balance, and Nature's Recipe. The Company remains rooted in the Basic Beliefs of Quality, People, Ethics, Growth, and Independence established by its founder and namesake more than a century ago. For more information about our Company, visit jmsmucker.com.
Senior System Administrator Infrastructure
Orrville, OH (Greater Cleveland/Akron area)
Manager Compute Platforms
Help architect and manage Infrastructure solutions (on premise and off premise) Under moderate guidance, to support the business needs of the Big Data Analytics space. Collaborate with Information Services team members on standard administration tasks, such as backup and recovery, patching, upgrades, installation, configuration, disaster recovery, meeting performance service level agreements and managing server & storage architectures.
Help implement and maintain infrastructure platform to support Big Data Analytics space
Implement and support system performance monitoring, troubleshooting, alerting and testing
Continuously evaluate new technologies, innovate and deliver solution to meet business requirements
Create and maintain thorough documentation (Standard Operating Procedures) for all job-related activities, including disaster recovery procedures.
Collaborate with Information Services team members and business community to strengthen our partnership.
Implement industry and Smucker best practices.
5 or more years of IT experience is required
2 or more years administering Big Data (Machine Learning, Deep Learning, AI) systems required
Strong hands-on Unix/Linux administrations skills required
Strong hands-on experience with automation/scripting (bash, Perl, ruby, python) is preferred
Hands-on experience with Big Data Frameworks preferred:
Hadoop Distributions (Cloudera, Hortonworks, MapR)
Hands-on experience with CI/CD tools preferred:
Hands-on experience with Containerization technologies and frameworks preferred:
Hands-on experience administrating Big Data and Data Science Toolsets preferred:
Nvidia GPU Clustering
Experience with the following database, data warehouse and ETL technologies preferred:
Strong interpersonal and communication skills required
Demonstrates the capability to solve unique and complex problems by applying critical thinking patterns
Demonstrates ability to think conceptually
Strong mentoring and coaching ability
Ability to work both independently and in a team environment
Ability to build/maintain strong relationships and effectively partner with peers
Understands and adapts to new or changing situations, requirements, or priorities
Flexibility to learn new skills quickly
Teamwork & customer service orientation