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Dell Sr. Principal Lab Support Engineer in Cork, Ireland

Sr. Principal Lab Support Engineer

Join us as a Sr. Principal Lab Support Engineer on our Lab Support Engineering team in Cork, Ireland to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact.

What you’ll achieve

You will be responsible for security monitoring, patch & vulnerability analysis and application, patch automation and ensuring that infrastructures vulnerability and patch management are aligned-to and maintained-on industry best practices mitigating risks to acceptable levels. In this role, you will be engaging with program employees, stakeholders, and executives to ensure appropriate and up-to-date security management.

You will:

  • Responsible for installation, configuration, testing, technical support, and process enforcement in the day-to-day operations of infrastructure systems regarding patch management process.

  • Govern the adherence to Security Policies regarding patch management

  • Perform test on all critical patches and validate the patches in test environment before rollout to critical production environment avoiding any potential business impact.

  • Management of patching solution for all Infrastructure and validate successful deployment and monitor for incompatibility or performance issues.

  • Develop processes and implement tools and techniques to perform ongoing security assessments of the production environment

Take the first step towards your dream career

Every Dell Technologies team member brings something unique to the table. Here’s what we are looking for with this role:

Essential Requirements

  • 7-10 years of solid, diverse work experience in IT Infrastructure service management including experience in Technology Operations /patch management/vulnerability management/ Infrastructure supporting technology towers like Server, Storage, Backup, Virtualization (VMware)

  • Help support Active Directory and other network related features/functionalities (NIS, SSSD)

  • Should have strong experience in implementing and Managing Patch management solutions

  • Strong knowledge of antivirus, Patch management tools

  • Proficiency in scripting of packaged installation of patches, software, and configuration changes, scripting experience to help automate the patch management process.

Desirable Requirements

  • Strong knowledge of appropriate networks, products, and protocols (Cisco and Dell technologies, routing protocols), proficiency in monitoring applications (SolarWinds, Nagios)

  • Knowledge in creation of microservices and APIs to deliver custom features and functionality (python, ansible, PowerShell, shell scripting or Perl)

Here’s our story; now tell us yours

Dell Technologies helps organizations and individuals build a brighter digital tomorrow. Our company is made up of more than 150,000 people, located in over 180 locations around the world. We’re proud to be a diverse and inclusive team and have an endless passion for our mission to drive human progress.

What’s most important to us is that you are respected, feel like you can be yourself and have the opportunity to do the best work of your life -- while still having a life. We offer excellent benefits, bonus programs, flexible work arrangements, a variety of career development opportunities, employee resource groups, and much more.

We started with computers, but we didn’t stop there. We are helping customers move into the future with multi-cloud, AI and machine learning through the most innovative technology and services portfolio for the data era. Join us and become a part of what’s next in technology, starting today. You can also learn more about us by reading our latest Diversity and Inclusion Report and our plan to make the world a better place by 2030 here ( .

Application closing date: 17 Dec 2021

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