Job Details

Senior Systems Engineer


Date Opened: 04/25/2019

Job Type:

Job Number: 190001O5

Job Description

Who We Are:

HBC is a diversified global retailer focused on driving the performance of high quality stores and their all-channel offerings, growing through acquisitions, and unlocking the value of real estate holdings. Founded in 1670, HBC is the oldest company in North America. HBC?s portfolio today includes formats ranging from luxury to premium department stores to off price fashion shopping destinations, with more than 480 stores and over 66,000 employees around the world.


HBC?s leading banners across North America and Europe include Hudson?s Bay, Lord & Taylor, Saks Fifth Avenue, Saks OFF 5TH, Galeria Kaufhof, the largest department store group in Germany, and Belgium?s only department store group Galeria INNO.


HBC has significant investments in real estate joint ventures. It has partnered with Simon Property Group Inc. in the HBS Global Properties Joint Venture, which owns properties in the United States and Germany. In Canada, it has partnered with RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust in the RioCan-HBC Joint Venture.


The HBC India corporate teams focus on Finance & Accounting, Technology, Merchandising and Shared Service operations.  HBC?s entrance into this market has expanded the company?s global footprint and further established HBC as a truly global retailer.


The teams in the India office play an integral role in supporting HBC?s strategic plan. Bengaluru?s workforce has deep experience in a variety of areas, including finance and accounting, technology, as well as other shared services and will support HBC?s operations on an ongoing basis.  


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What This Position Is All About:

As an Senior Systems Engineer, you will be primarily responsible for the operations of secure and highly available DevOps platforms, servers, and networks. You will maintain the ongoing reliability, performance, and support of the OMS infrastructure. This includes monitoring and operating environments; responding to incidents, problems, and planning for growth.


Who You Are:

?         Bachelor?s degree or technical institute degree/certificate or equivalent work experience.

?         Build Jobs with any of the listed tools - Ant / Sh / Maven

?         Installation / Deployment - Go CD / Jenkins / RTC (Rational)

?         Experience in Debug, Restart etc with Agents and Integration Servers.

?         Experience in MQ Debug - JMS / IBM MQ / TIBCO

?         Core Java Programming Skills

?         Database Skills - Oracle.

?         Proficient in Linux / Unix skills and any Middleware


You also have:


?         Maintains, monitors, and supports the infrastructure environments.

?         Coordinates and works on multiple cross-functional base work initiatives and projects.

?         Diagnoses and resolves complex hardware, software, and connectivity problems.

?         Supports multiple systems or applications of medium to high complexity with multiple concurrent users, ensuring control, integrity, and accessibility.

?         Acts as the technical liaison between operations team, engineers and architects, providing critical operational insight to upcoming implementations and strategies, including validation of ongoing solutions supportability.

?         Integrates solutions with other applications and platforms based on engineering requirements.

?         Develops new alerts and monitoring techniques based on engineering requirements.

?         Develops scripted solutions and automation.

?         Work with Load and Performance Engineering team to enhance system availability, scalability, performance improvement.

?          Analyzes health check results and provides feedback.

?          Monitors system-operating capacity in terms of disk, space, storage, and CPU utilization.

?          Performs capacity workload modeling and availability analysis for OMS platforms and environments.

?          Helps the team to the benchmark response time of critical transactions and provides a solution to improve the response time.


As the Senior Systems Engineer, you will:

?         Determines the required course of action to improve performance and escalates when appropriate.

?          Reviews performance and control reports.

?          Develops, maintains, recommends, documents, and supports tools and back-end utilities to provide capacity planning management.

?          Monitors database performance and recommends changes.

?         Participates in testing efforts and coordinates feedback of test results.

?         Recommends performance metrics.

?         Writes reviews and/or maintains technical design documentation for OMS environments.

?         Ensures documentation is developed and maintained.


How Often You May Travel:


  • Will be on a need basis


Your Life and Career at HBC:

  • Be part of a world-class team; work with an adventurous spirit; think and act like an owner-operator!
  • Exposure to rewarding career advancement opportunities from IT to Human Resources, Merchandising to Finance.
  • A culture that promotes a healthy, fulfilling work/life balance


Job Qualifications

Thank you for your interest with HBC. We look forward to reviewing your application.


HBC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment.