Sr. Systems Engineer – DevOps Hosting Services - Military veterans preferred

Conagra Brands (


  full-time   employee

United States

Conagra Brands has the most energized, highest-impact culture in food. Our people persistently challenge and disrupt marketplace/business conventions and we are respected for our great brands, great food, great margins and consistent results. Conagra Brands, be part of building something BIG.
Conagra Brands is driving long-term growth and profitability through enhanced focus, a modernized core business and strategic M&A.? After becoming a pure-play, branded food company, Conagra Brands is growing again, by upgrading the quality of our revenue base and rebuilding our Innovation pipeline, which is delivering results.? Our diverse portfolio of iconic brands such as Reddi-wip, Healthy Choice, PAM, Hunts and Orville Redenbacher’s span the breadth of the food industry.?
Our teams are focused on delivering next generation IT capabilities to unlock growth and deliver business results.?In support of that, we are looking for a Sr Systems Engineer in our Omaha office. The focus of this role will be to lead our DevOps hosting services platform to meet Conagra’s growing needs for a modern and dynamic development landscape.
Promote design and development of more self-service and automated systems management / provisioning solutions
Provide overall process design and build tools that enable Conagra’s development teams to develop application in an agile framework
Provide reliability, high availability, performance, and scalability for entire Linux/VMs/Storage/Windows infrastructure
Oversee and lead the cloud center of excellence
Review performance characteristics to predict and recommend solutions for scalability concerns
Evaluate application requirements and provide recommendations on appropriate hosting platform
Ensure reliability and continued scalability of the application platform for users
Provide systems-level insight to the application delivery team
Based in Omaha, NE
Up to 10% Travel
Job Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, MIS or other degrees Required
5+ years in Information Technology, significant experience in Linux and/or Windows in a highly virtualized environment Required
Demonstrated systems operations experience. Desirable experience will include two or more of the following: cloud service providers, containers, orchestration, high-availability computing, automation / scripting, big data administration
Working knowledge in infrastructure platforms and architecture such as Windows, Linux, storage, virtualization, and database Required
2+ years working knowledge of cloud computing / SaaS / IaaS / PaaS technologies
Expertise in one or more of the preferred skills below
Working knowledge to expert in capacity management of physical and virtual server and storage environments
Working knowledge to expert in disaster recovery/business continuity planning
Working knowledge of budgeting and costing for Storage services delivery
Working knowledge of IT business functional areas, Enterprise Technology Services and Application Delivery IT functions
Ability to define a project plan and lead cross functional teams
Conagra Brands is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, pregnancy, leave status, disability, veteran status, genetic information and/or any other characteristic or status protected by national, federal, state or local law.