System Operations Engineer (AWS & VMware)

System Operations Engineer (AWS & VMware)

Location: 15 Elizabeth Drive, Chelmsford, Massachusetts, United States of America

At Brooks, new ideas, new technologies and new ways of thinking are driving our future. Our customer-focused culture encourages employees to embrace innovation and challenge the status quo with novel thinking and collaborative work relationships. All we accomplish is grounded in our core values of Customer Focus, Achievement, Accountability, Teamwork, Employee Value and Integrity.

Brooks is seeking a skilled System Operations Engineer with an understanding of supporting solutions for On Premise and Cloud Deployments.  You will be working alongside multiple IT teams to research, design, deliver, automate and operate the platform which host our business critical applications. This position is remote currently but will work in our Chelmsford facility.  We would also consider candidates in close proximity to our South Plainfield, NJ facility.


  • Ensure infrastructure and services maintain the required level of availability, reliability, scalability, and performance across all Brooks sites in multiple regions.

  • Work as part of a team in Global projects.

  • Physical/virtual server administration.

  • Active Directory Management.

  • Office 365 administration.

  • Backup administration.

  • Assist to help automate current processes/solutions.

  • Provide technical support and guidance to service desk staff.

  • Research new technology areas, innovations, and ideas to improve/modernize IS/IT systems.

  • Create/update infrastructure documentation.


  • Bachelor's Degree or the equivalent combination of Education, Experience, and/or Certifications.

  • 3 to 5 years of experience deploying infrastructure and services in cloud and on-premise environments such as AWS & VMWare. Additional experience in Azure preferred.

  • Good knowledge of Windows and Linux Operating Systems.

  • Office 365 administration experience.

  • Scripting experience in either PowerShell or Python.

  • Good understanding of networking fundamentals such as DNS, TCP/IP, load balancing, firewalls, VLans & VPN.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

EOE  M/F/Disabled/VET