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Senior Systems Engineer

Senior Systems Engineer

Job ID 
Job Locations 
US-CA-San Diego
Job Type 
Regular Full-Time
Information Technology

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BofI Federal Bank [NASDAQ: BOFI] with over $8 billion in assets. BofI is one of the fastest growing banks in the nation. We are an online, branchless, innovative pioneer in the banking industry and are rated in the top 5 of online banks in the country!  


The Senior Systems Engineer must be proficient in all aspects related to Microsoft Windows Server 2008/2012R2 design, build and implementation tasks.  They must have the ability to provide high level technical design, fully document requirements and processes from the business and architect, design and implement appropriate solutions provide project and on-going support for new and existing systems, and applications. Support new project Implementations within project scope and schedule. Provide Help Desk Level 2 support and any other duties as assigned.


In addition, they must be able to perform the following:

  • Plan, install, and setup physical and virtual servers(VMware) to meet application, security, and regulatory requirements
  • Configure, tune, monitor, and maintain all current supported .Net instances and Applications
  • Load balancing configuration, management, deployments with BigIP F5 and A10 Network Products
  • Audit production systems for security, capacity, and usage
  • Schedule and prioritize activities on projects involving the deployment of application and software
  • Maintain existing servers and clients using available administration tools
  • Monitor and troubleshoot servers and their usage and capacity to minimize problems and outages
  • Define, develop, implement, and maintain the process involved in administration, maintenance, security, backup, and recovery
  • Proactively work with technical support, communications support, and vendors to resolve problems
  • Work to expand knowledge of banking and workgroup software and to maintain current in network, mainframe, client server, and internet/intranet platforms
  • Experience with VDI and VMware 6.x
  • Knowledge in SAN/NAS (EMC storage) and Enterprise Backup (EMC Avamar) or equivalent backup solution
  • Documenting policies, processes and procedures of new and existing duties

Key Skill Sets or Knowledge Requirements:

  • Ability to reason and think logically
  • Strong attention to detail in regards to project planning and documentation
  • Excellent organizational, project management skills
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and with written documentation
  • Great work ethic and ability to work after hours or on weekends and travel as needed
  • Display willingness to help others with a pleasant personality and a courteous, professional demeanor
  • Ability to apply judgment, implements solutions, and resolve conflicts, all in a multi-tasked team environment
  • Aptitude to grow and cultivate technical staff

Desired Career Experience & Education Requirements:

  • 5 years Information Technology Web systems and Server experience
  • Experience in Windows 7, 8.1, 2008/2012 R2, VMware 5.5/6.X, MS Clusters 2008/2012
  • Thorough understanding of Active Directory 2008/2012, DFS, DHCP, DNS, Group Policy Management, MS SQL and Operational experience
  • Prior involvement in complex projects with new implementations and existing upgrades involving enterprise applications
  • Use of enterprise database backup, archiving, management, protection and recovery tools
  • Experience with Cisco UCS, VMware and EMC integration
  • Extensive experience with Microsoft Server and System Administration
  • High School Diploma


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field 
  • VMware VCP Certified IT Professional, Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP), System Administrator





Job Functions and Work Environment:


While performing the duties of this position, the employee is required to sit for extended periods of time. Manual dexterity and coordination are required while operating standard office equipment such as computer keyboard and mouse, calculator, telephone, copiers, etc.


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee may encounter while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.



Equal Employment Opportunity:


BofI Federal Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex , gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, uniform service member and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, age, protected medical condition, genetic information, disability, or any other protected status in accordance with all applicable federal, state and local laws. Candidates must possess authorization to work in the United States.