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IT Infrastructure Engineer

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Verkada

29d ago

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  • Job
    Full-time
    Mid & Senior Level
  • IT & Cybersecurity
  • $70K - $150K
  • San Mateo

Requirements

  • 5-star customer service mindset.
  • Excellent teamwork skills.
  • Experience with implementation and administration of SSO/SAML/IAM systems.
  • Experience working with Okta workflows
  • Experience with API integration work
  • Proven experience with managing cloud applications and platforms.
  • Familiarity with video conferencing applications such as Zoom, Microsoft Teams, Google Meet
  • Basic knowledge of networking concepts (switching, firewalls, subnetting, wireless technologies, VPNs, LAN/WAN, etc.).
  • Flexible work schedule; we take every opportunity to succeed as a company - sometimes that means early mornings, late nights, and unexpected phone calls and Slack messages outside of typical working hours.
  • 4+ years of experience in the IT space with 2+ years of experience in design, development, implementation, and support of enterprise SaaS applications and integrations.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with both engineering and non-engineering audiences with customer focus and problem solving mentality.
  • Ability to find out-of-box solutions to best fit business needs and requirements.
  • Ability to overcome all obstacles and challenges.
  • Prioritize automation over manual processes
  • Excellent time management and prioritization skills

Responsibilities

  • Oversee large impact system integration projects touching thousands of users
  • 4+ years in corporate IT with 1+ years working in a system administration capacity
  • Overseeing new Okta workflow automations as well as maintaining existing automations using programs such as Workato, Postman, or BetterCloud
  • Configuring and managing SAML/SSO Identity Providers such as Okta or OneLogin
  • Administering cloud-based enterprise level email systems such as Google Workspace
  • Ensure the validity of downstream data from our Workday-HRIS system to Okta, and down to SSO based applications.
  • Implement SaaS system changes and administer access to systems and information within approved IT security policies, guidelines, and standards.
  • Assessing business requirements, evaluate our software stack and implement improvements and solutions.
  • Working closely with People Ops, Legal, Sales Ops and other teams to develop scalable and reliable solutions.
  • Write scripts or workflows to help automate manual processes
  • Create and maintain standards, procedures, and documentation related to responsibilities.
  • Participate in system audits and perform testing for disaster recovery or SOX controls, ensuring a secure processing environment that protects the integrity and availability of information

FAQs

What are the primary duties of a Senior IT Infrastructure Engineer?

The primary duties involve designing system architectures, planning integration strategies, executing integration activities, analyzing requirements, defining interfaces, overseeing project integrations, collaborating with cross-functional teams, mentoring junior engineers, and ensuring compliance with regulations and standards.

What skills are essential for a Senior IT Infrastructure Engineer?

Essential skills include a deep technical aptitude for building and maintaining corporate applications and integrations, understanding the day-to-day aspects of an IT organization, especially in a high-growth startup with ever-changing requirements, as well staying updated on industry trends.

What is the role of a Senior IT Infrastructure Engineer in project integrations?

The role involves overseeing all large project integrations, analyzing requirements, defining interfaces, collaborating with cross-functional teams, and ensuring compliance with regulations, security, and quality standards.

How important is mentorship in this role?

Mentorship is vital as a Senior IT Infrastructure Engineer. Mentoring junior engineers helps to develop their skills and ensure the team is aligned with best practices and standards.

Modern Enterprise Building Security

Technology
Industry
1001-5000
Employees
2016
Founded Year

Mission & Purpose

Verkada is a leader in cloud-managed enterprise building security, enabling over 17,000 organizations worldwide to protect their people and assets while prioritizing privacy. Designed with simplicity in mind, Verkada’s seven product lines - video security cameras, door-based access control, environmental sensors, alarms, visitor management, mailroom and intercom - provide unparalleled visibility through a single secure cloud-based software platform. The company was founded by computer scientists and security experts from Stanford University, and Hans Robertson, the former co-founder and COO of Cisco Meraki. Verkada is headquartered in San Mateo, CA with offices in Salt Lake City, Tampa, Phoenix, Austin, London, Sydney, Taiwan, New York, Philadelphia, Toronto, Mexico City, Seattle and Tokyo.