Manager I, Systems Engineering-Systems Engineer – Data Protection

  • Walmart
  • Bentonville, AR, United States
  • 09/14/2021

Job Description

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

It’s an exciting time to join our Walmart Technology journey and the Data Protection Team is currently seeking a data protection engineer to manage systems, dive innovation, and automate one of the largest backup environments in the world. If you’re reliable in managing mission-critical services with an eye toward accessibility, optimization, and automation, we’d like to hear from you.

You’ll sweep us off our feet if: 

  • You have a deep interest and passion for technology and want to build data protection solutions on a massive scale.  
  • You come from the data protection industry. 
  • You want to work in a company that performs over a million backups is day in 8400 locations worldwide.
  • You are curious about highly available, highly resilient data protection systems and want to build and manage them in real life where every day you are solving a new challenge and learning new things.  
  • You have had a role that consists of data protection.
  • You have experience with Puppet and Ansible automation tools. 
  • You have experience with Oracle, Informix or MS SQL backups.
  • You have had a role in automating data protection tasks.
  • You are a fast learner and have strong problem solving, analytic, decision-making skills. 
  • You are self-driven and motivated to work in a fast-paced, results-driven agile environment with varied responsibilities.  
  • You enjoy taking ownership and delivering on commitment.  
  • You have superior analytical skills with a good problem-solving attitude. 
  • You have a spirit for innovation.
  • You can quickly comprehend the functions and capabilities of new technologies. 
  • You embrace “failures” as “learning opportunities”. 
  • Knowledge of SOX, HIPPA CCPA, GDPR as it pertains to data retention and recovery standards

Required Skills:

  • Experience with a data protection platform: Netbackup, Spectrum protect, Commvault etc ..
  • Working knowledge of databases in regard to backup functionality i.e. Oracle RMAN   
  • Knowledge of protocols such as DNS, HTTP, LDAP, SMTP and SNMP 
  • Scripting and Automation experience (REST integration preferred)

Manages small agile teams or workstreams for systems engineering solutions by analyzes requirements based on project or business needs; partners with cross-functional teams to determine system requirements for systems application development; evaluates existing options and determines solutions that support business or project requirements; develops and implements project timelines; builds systems engineering solutions; and works with the project team to integrate systems engineering solutions with overall project designs.

Troubleshoots issues related to systems engineering solutions by serves as software operational support and provides subject matter expertise; researches and reviews reported issues; develops and implements solutions based on expertise or escalates to appropriate teams when needed; identifies trends in issues and determines the root cause; collaborates with cross-functional teams to drive solutions; updates stakeholders on issue resolution.

Manages daily operations support for existing systems engineering solutions by performs complex maintenance and monitors the health and performance of systems engineering solutions; develops and delivers operational features and operations management systems and processes to accommodate growth and traffic on eCommerce websites; designs systems testing processes and environments; evaluates logs in order to proactively detect and document issues; performs daily requirements in order to ensure reliable and continued service; documents engineering processes and designs; and mentors and trains team members on applicable topics and processes.

Demonstrates up-to-date expertise and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans by providing expert advice and guidance to others in the application of information and best practices; supporting and aligning efforts to meet customer and business needs; and building commitment for perspectives and rationales.

Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions by building relationships and partnerships with key stakeholders; identifying business needs; determining and carrying out necessary processes and practices; monitoring progress and results; recognizing and capitalizing on improvement opportunities; and adapting to competing demands, organizational changes, and new responsibilities.

Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity by incorporating these into the development and implementation of business plans; using the Open Door Policy; and demonstrating and assisting others with how to apply these in executing business processes and practices.

Minimum Qualifications...

Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.

Bachelor of Science and 2 years' OR Master of Science and 1 year's systems engineering experience OR 4 years' systems engineering experience 

Preferred Qualifications...

Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Primary Location...

805 SE MOBERLY LN, BENTONVILLE, AR 72712, United States of America

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