NASCAR

  • Senior Infrastructure/Cloud Engineer

    Job Locations US-NC-Charlotte
    ID
    2017-1833
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Digital: Operations
    Company
    NASCAR Digital Media
  • Company Overview

    The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing, Inc. (NASCAR) is the sanctioning body for the No. 1 form of motorsports in the United States. NASCAR consists of three national series (Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series™, NASCAR XFINITY Series™, and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series™), four regional series, one local grassroots series and three international series. NASCAR is a company driven by technology and innovation, both of which are central to competition and are at the core of our sport.  The sport’s impact is demonstrated with a strong corporate and media footprint. In 2017, more than 1 in 4 (28%) FORTUNE 500 companies continue to invest in NASCAR; while 51 million unique TV viewers, 55 million unique visitors to NASCAR’s in-house operated digital properties and 12 million followers on social platforms consume the sport at home. The International Motor Sports Association™ (IMSA®) governs the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship™, the premier U.S. sports car series. Based in Daytona Beach, Fla., with offices in eight cities across North America, NASCAR sanctions more than 1,200 races in more than 30 U.S. states, Canada, Mexico and Europe. For more information visit http://www.NASCAR.com and http://www.IMSA.com, and follow NASCAR on FacebookTwitterInstagram, and Snapchat (‘NASCAR’).

    Job Description

    NASCAR seeks a talented professional to join our team in the position of Senior Infrastructure/Cloud Engineer based in our Charlotte, NC office.

      

     

    The Senior Infrastructure/Cloud Engineer is responsible for supporting the digital platform with an emphasis on its content management system, outbound feed delivery, and related products. This position requires strong knowledge of leading cloud computing systems and their related services including, but limited to networking, databases, and “server less” computing.

     

     

    The Senior Infrastructure/Cloud Engineer duties include, but are not limited to:

     

    Manage CQ5 as well as WordPress projects, and be involved in overall site architecture and code delivery

     

    Troubleshoot infrastructure and software problems as well as bugs in an operational environment

     

    Utilize deep understanding of existing digital platform including associated databases, data sources and dependencies, workflow, information architecture, and legacy systems currently in production

     

    Administer and maintain a variety of server environments ranging from production web hosting systems, cloud server environments, to internal tools

     

    Maintain technical documentation on physical architectures and topologies of various environments

     

    Support the development team in the administration and operation of SDLC tools

     

    Document, maintain and execute disaster recovery and business continuity plans

     

    Provide support to the operations team during weekends and off-hours

     

    Provide recommendations and best practices for infrastructure and application monitoring tools and processes

     

    Create and reconcile infrastructure usage, billing and forecast reports

     

    Work closely with the development and operations teams to create and execute plans for releases, launches and other large changes or projects

     

    Write new documentation as needed, and evaluate existing documentation for completeness and accuracy

     

    Travel: < 5%, including weekends

     

     

     

    EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

     

    Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering from four (4) year college or university and two (2) to five (5) years of current Systems Administration experience; and/or equivalent combination of education and experience. Minimum of two (2) years working with technology systems in an administrative or technical capacity.

     

    Experience with some of the following:

    Experience working with server administration tools and processes including scripting languages, virtualization tools and operating systems

    Experience working with and maintaining UNIX or Linux systems (RHEL, Ubuntu)

    Experience administering large public websites

    Experience administering Wordpress websites

    Experience using Configuration Management tools (Chef, Puppet, etc.)

    Experience administering and maintaining cloud based systems (AWS, Azure, etc.)

    Experience with API management tools (Azure, AWS, .NET)

    Experience with .NET

    Experience managing relational and non-relational databases

     

     

    Apply Now:

     

    Learn more about this role and our team by applying at www.careers.nascar.com for consideration.

    We are a company unlike any other. At NASCAR, you will find a community of diverse individuals respectful of our history, with an eye towards the future. We want you to bring your experience, skills and passion to our close-knit, high-energy environment in which our employees thrive and where you can prosper. We know the key to our success is our employees and we offer highly competitive salaries, a solid benefits package focused on wellness, and opportunities for you to grow and develop both personally and professionally. It won’t take you long to find out that you are on the right track here at NASCAR!

    NASCAR is committed to fostering a diverse work environment where all employees feel valued and empowered. NASCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO). We seek to attract and retain the best qualified people available. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, national origin, age, color, disability, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, pregnancy, or any characteristic that is protected by law.

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