Server Infrastructure Systems Engineer in Dayton, OH at Radian Group Inc

Date Posted: 6/28/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The key function of this role will be to lower Radian's risk to security-related threats, by eliminating security vulnerabilities in our server infrastructure. There will be three areas of focus: 1) Patching and vulnerability remediation of 3rd party applications across the entire organization. 2) Patching and vulnerability remediation of all Radian AWS servers. 3) Patching and vulnerability remediation of another business unit's servers.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Maintaining and deploying systems by installation, configuration, patching, and upgrades of hardware, operating systems and assigned application software. 
  • Monitor and manage system performance, including triage and resolution activities for performance related incidents, customer request and/or identified trends. 
  • Monitor and manage Incident/Request/Change queue(s) (INFRA), initiating appropriate actions as required Initiate, submit and execute change requests for assigned systems Initiate and manage  vendor support and coordinate required support actions. 
  • Assist in technical direction discussion(s) and planning within team and outside team. 
  • Represent technical areas on project teams. 
  • Perceived and demonstrated SME for specific areas/technologies. 
  • Provides upgrade recommendations and supporting rationale.
  • Contribute to the development of Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity Plans (DR/BCP) related materials. 
  • Participate in DR/BCP related tests and events. 
  • Participate in audit and related regulatory compliance analysis and remediation efforts. 
  • Provide off-hours production and, at times, development system support.
  • Execute recovery and BCP requirements resulting from DR/BCP declarations
  • Development of system appropriate documentation. 

Job Specifications


  • System programming (installation, configuration, customization and integration) of Windows operating system and related system level software
  • System knowledge and hands-on engineering experience (deployment, configuration, customization and integration) of HP Proliant (and associated) hardware components and systems
  • System knowledge and hands-on experience (deployment, configuration, customization and integration) with Virtual machines hosted on VmWare ESX host.
  • General proficiency in network and storage system and associated system software.
  • Has in-depth system knowledge and experience on the following application layers: Microsoft’s Active Directory, email,  DNS,  DHCP, & File and Print Services.
  • Has excellent customer skill and communication and writing skills. 

Prior Work Experience

  • Technical:   5 - 8 years
  • Supervisory:   None

Education and Credentials

  • Required: Associate/Technical Degree,  Concentration in Computer Science
  • Other Certifications:  Microsoft System Certifications; AWS

EEO Statement

Radian complies with all applicable federal, state, and local laws prohibiting discrimination in employment.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, age, race, color, religious creed, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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