Telecom Systems Specialist

Company Name:
Business GE Capital
Business Segment Capital - Retail Finance
About Us GE Capital's Retail Finance business is among the country's most successful retail lenders, with 80 years of experience in consumer financing. The business, which originates loans as a unit of GE Capital Retail Bank, provides credit card programs to retailers and consumers in the United States and Canada. We build better businesses through customized private label and bankcard credit programs to national and regional retailers in the U.S., as well as private label credit card programs, promotional and installment lending, bankcards and financial services for consumers through dealers; national, regional and independent retailers; contractors; manufacturers; healthcare practices; and service providers across nearly 20 industries.
We are committed to being an employer of choice, offering competitive rewards, compensation and benefits. When you join our team, you become part of a stimulating work environment with vast opportunities to sharpen your skills and embrace new leadership challenges. Please note that candidates for this role will not be eligible for transfers internally to other GE businesses.
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Posted Position Title Telecom Systems Specialist
Career Level Experienced
Function Information Technology
Function Segment Networking Services
Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United States
U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces Georgia
City Alpharetta
Postal Code 30005-8378
Relocation Expenses No
Role Summary/Purpose GE is an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Person assists in the development, maintenance and execution of application provisioning processes for the business. Assists with team members in assisting the delivery of infrastructure services to the business; works within the framework of established operating procedures and in close cooperation with the Lead Network Analyst in troubleshooting and maintaining of network systems and servers to assure operational availability.
Essential Responsibilities
Works with application owners in establishing SOPs in application provisioning ensuring regulatory and compliance standards are being maintained.
Assists in maintaining Enterprise level Windows / UNIX network infrastructure including: servers, network administration and planning, storage administration and support, backup and restore procedures and troubleshooting.
Coordinates with other resources as needed to implement changes to infrastructure environment and resolve outages.
Servers as Lead technical contact for support regarding peripheral technologies such as Video Conferencing, Scanning, Printing and Telecom..
Qualifications/Requirements Basic Qualifications:
Bachelors degree and minimum 1 year of IT experience or in lieu of degree High School Diploma/GED and minimum 3 years of IT and Telecom experience
Minimum 1 year of Telecom experience (expereince with Avaya or Cisco preferred)
Eligibility Requirements:
oEligibility Requirements:
MUST be able to satisfy the requirements of Section 19 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act.
All applications for employment must be submitted through either or the Career Opportunity System (COS) to be considered
You must be 18 years or older
You must have a high school diploma or equivalent
Ability to travel up to 20%, if applicable.
Must be based in an office in Alpharetta, GA
You must be willing to take a drug test, submit to a background investigation and submit fingerprints as part of the selection process
If currently a GE employee, you must have been in your current position for at least 6 months (AP) or 24 months (PB or greater), have at least a "consistently meets expectations" performance rating and have the approval of your manager to post (or the approval of your manager and HR to apply if you don''t meet the time-in-job or performance requirement)
Legal authorization to work in the United States is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.
Additional Eligibility Qualifications GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.
Desired Characteristics
Demonstrated ability to work independently and in a team environment, meeting critical deadlines following established processes and procedures.
Working knowledge of the following technologies:
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 or Windows Serve 2000.
Veritas NetBackup, ARC Serve or similar backup solutions utilizing DLT or LTO technologies.
TCP/IP and Layer 2 and Layer 3 network protocols.

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