Alight Senior System Administrator in TG, Indiana
At Alight, we believe a company’s success starts with its people. It’s why we’re so driven to connect passion with purpose. Our team’s expertise in human insights and cloud technology, allows companies and employees around the world to transform and thrive.
With a competitive total rewards package, continuing education and training and tremendous potential with a growing global organization, Alight is the perfect place to put your passion to work.
Join our team. Because transformation takes a workforce. Learn more at careers.alight.com .
Pega Administrator: -
Well experienced tc server / apache tomcat administration - being able to troubleshoot errors, exceptions is a must
Basic understanding of kafka, cassandra techs - being able to dive into log files and understanding what is going on at a broad level
Understanding of management of JVMs - how different services/JVMs work together - Pega uses multiple JVMs in its services
Understanding of OS, Java, SSL etc is very desirable - ability to do PoC updates, evaluate impact of a new patch
Basic understanding of Postgres RDBMS is valuable as Pega resides in the database - ability to independently login to database and run queries to check system state, health etc.
Basic literacy of linux commandline, shell, scripting - to be able to independently work in a terminal window
Broad understanding of AWS infra - as this is deployed in AWS, understanding of basic terminologies etc. (not a must as someone can learn this quickly)
Self-starter - being able to take initiative, independently pursue an issue
Attention to detail is a must
Ability to learn and upskill quickly
**Prior experience of Pega application/platform administration is advantageous otherwise the learning curve will be steep
Common and CRITICAL Skills
Strong understanding of platform administration, monitoring tools, installation and configuration, troubleshoot infra specific issues and liase with respective platform vendor and other infra teams for issue resolution, RCA and remediation
The position is within Platform Support where flexibility and availability during weekends and US hours for on call support would be needed.
Knowledge of python scripting skills would be preferable
Good Unix scripting skills
Awareness of Business Intelligence, SQL queries, DWH concepts, BI concepts
Should be flexible in working in extended shifts over weekends and holidays.
Should have ability to troubleshoot and provide solutions
Display interpersonal skills in handling the day to day operations on the floor
Suggest and work on process improvements Ideas
Experience in dealing with US clients would be added advantage
Knowledge on Security like Kerberos, TLS would be an added advantage
Knowledge of ITIL concepts will be helpful
Knowledge of Incident and Change Management - Should be able to drive incident and change management calls
Good Analytical Skills & problem solving skills
Pro-active & Positive Attitude
Ability to Work efficiently and effectively in a team
Should be able to take decisions by self and escalate issues on time
Basic phone & email etiquettes are desirable as candidate would need to interact with on-shore clients/external entities on a regular basis.
Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
Alight believes diversity should be visible, valued, and sustained throughout the organization. And we’re committed to enabling an inclusive culture of belonging that engages all colleagues and grows the diversity of our talent to proudly represent the clients and communities we serve .
As an affirmative action employer, we adhere to the principles of equal employment opportunity in the workplace as defined in our diversity policy statement.
Diversity Policy Statement
Alight does not discriminate against anyone based on sex, gender, race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital or domestic partner status, citizenship, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, or any other legally protected characteristics or conduct covered by federal, state or local law. In addition, we take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified minorities, women, disabled persons, disabled veterans and other covered veterans.
Alight provides reasonable accommodations to the known limitations of otherwise qualified employees and applicants for employment with disabilities and sincerely held religious beliefs, practices and observances, unless doing so would result in undue hardship. Applicants for employment may request a reasonable accommodation/modification by contacting his/her recruiter.
We offer you a competitive total rewards package, continuing education & training, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization.
Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities of this job to other entities; including but not limited to subsidiaries, partners, or purchasers of Alight business units.
About Alight Solutions
With an unwavering belief that a company’s success starts with its people, Alight Solutions is a leading cloud-based provider of integrated digital human capital and business solutions. Leveraging proprietary AI and data analytics, Alight optimizes business process as a service (BPaaS) to deliver superior outcomes for employees and employers across a comprehensive portfolio of services. Alight allows employees to enrich their health, wealth and work while enabling global organizations to achieve a high-performance culture. Alight’s 15,000 dedicated colleagues serve more than 30 million employees and family members. Learn how Alight helps organizations of all sizes, including over 70% of the Fortune 100 at alight.com
Our values are the essence of who we are:
We believe in the power of people and know that the best ideas can come from anywhere. We act with respect and accountability, mindful that our actions affect the lives of millions in meaningful ways.
Excellence Every Day
We believe that every day is an opportunity for growth and are energized by going above and beyond what’s expected. We are one team, hungry for results, we focus on what matters, and know that for even the most difficult challenges, there is a solution – and we will find it.
We continuously reimagine what the future could be and believe that tomorrow is created by the actions we take today. We learn from one another, champion progress and challenge the status quo.
We are brave in spirit, act decisively, learn quickly and get it done.
We are forthright and genuine when we speak. People can always trust us to say what we mean and depend on us to do what we say.
Our Colleague Experience
At Alight Solutions, we are reimaging how people and organizations thrive. To deliver on this purpose, we do things differently. From company leaders to our newest colleagues, we all play a role in bringing our values to life. Every colleague shapes how Alight can become better, stronger and brighter – together. With technology as our catalyst and humanity at our core, we advance each day toward a better future in work and life.
We understand the powerful human connections that create success for organizations. We bring an industry leader's expertise and a true partner's commitment to our benefits and administration solutions around health, wealth, HR, finance and consumer experience.
Are you interested in helping us shape the future of work and life for organizations, people and their families? If so, you've come to the right place.
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