Senior Systems Engineer

Federal Reserve Bank Saint Louis , MO 63150

Posted 2 months ago

The St Louis Fed is one of 12 Reserve Banks serving all or parts of Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee, Mississippi and Arkansas with branches in Little Rock, Louisville and Memphis. The St. Louis Fed's most essential functions include: promoting stable prices and economic growth, fostering a sound financial system, providing payment services to financial institutions, supporting the U.S. Treasury's financial operations, and advancing economic education, community development and fair access to credit.

Overview

The Bank's Information Technology Services Department is looking for an enthusiastic Systems Engineer experienced in Windows-based platforms and servers to work within the Subcommittee on Administrative Services Technology Center (SASTeC) team. As a Systems Engineer, you will report to the Manager of SASTeC Solutions Engineering & Compliance and work in the unit's test lab and QA environments; which serve to research and explore new technologies and to ensure quality of all supported applications.

Additionally, you will support our Video Surveillance Systems and Physical Access Control Systems essential to our Cash, Law Enforcement and Facilities Management operations across the Federal Reserve System; specialized training will be provided for security and non-security related technologies.

Responsibilities

  • Conduct application software and hardware testing and certification in lab and QA environments. This includes creating test scope, conducting the tests, documentation, analysis, and communication of findings.

  • Work with Fed-System groups to improve upon current service offerings.

  • Work with SASTeC operations and implementation support teams to:

  • Ensure consistency of testing process and essential testing strategies

  • Develop vision and definition of system and test requirements, including performance, scalability, security, and test and release documentation requirements

  • Develop testing criteria, help establish testing environment, participate in testing, identify discrepancies, report and resolve issues

  • Verify that proposed software and hardware is tested and meets requirements before deployment

  • Maintain the environments required for troubleshooting production issues and help resolve those issues

  • Develop our monitoring and reporting capabilities and evaluate risk mitigation tactics

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field, or technical certification preferred or commensurate experience

  • 5 years of experience in information systems

  • Experience in Windows-based platforms and server administration; conducting applications software and hardware testing; and, implementing monitoring of important metrics

  • Knowledge and proficiency in creating enterprise-wide technology solutions

  • Demonstrate the ability to promote the definition and reuse of common business and technology practices

  • Analyze complex data sets, draw conclusions supported by appropriate analyses and communicate your analyses

  • Travel 5%

Benefits

Our organization offers benefits that are the best fit for you at every stage of your career:

  • Pension plan, 401K, Comprehensive Insurance Plans, Tuition Reimbursement Program Onsite Wellness & Fitness Center, Backup Dependent Care (Child & Adult), and more

Ranked as a Top Workplace, the Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis is committed to building an inclusive workplace, where employees' diversityin age, gender, race and ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, and cultural traditions, religion, life experiences, education and socioeconomic backgroundsare recognized as a strength. Embracing our diversity encourages employees to bring their valued perspectives to the table when generating ideas and solving problems, and promotes an environment where innovation and excellence thrive. Learn more about the Bank and its culture; check out our Careers Site.

The Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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