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Engineer/Senior Engineer, IT Enterprise Managed File Transfer


Location: Regents Centre North (PHX-52N1) 
Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 35646 


Are you ready to explore a world of possibilities, both at work and during your time off? Join our American Airlines family, and you’ll travel the world, grow your expertise and become the best version of you. As you embark on a new journey, you’ll tackle challenges with flexibility and grace, learning new skills and advancing your career while having the time of your life. Feel free to enrich both your personal and work life and hop on board!

Why you'll love this job
  • ​This job is a member of the Information Technology Team within the Information Technology Division.
  • Designs, engineers, and deploys systems at American Airlines data centers to backup servers using NetBackup and Data Domain products. Additionally, coordinates with managed service providers to ensure quality backups in our managed data centers.
What you'll do
  • Manages the deployment of an enterprise managed file transfer system
  • Works to integrate the enterprise managed file transfer system with other software platforms throughout the organization
  • Works with both internal and external file transfers
  • Works hand in hand with project managers, other engineers, administrators, and customers to deliver projects on time and in budget
  • Develops documentation for requirements, architectural designs, engineering drawings and diagrams, as well as operational policies and procedures
  • Develops and documents best practices for system installation, deployment, and operation
  • Manages technology proof of concept selection criteria, evaluation, and testing
  • Explores and stays abreast of new technologies that can bring value to the organization
  • Encourages an environment of sharing and team work among the project teams
All you'll need for success

Minimum Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Technology, Information Systems (CIS/MIS), Engineering or related technical discipline, or equivalent experience/training
  • 3 years related hands-on experience


Preferred Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience

  • Master's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Technology, Information Systems (CIS/MIS), Engineering or related technical discipline, or equivalent experience/training
  • Previous experience with IPSwitch’s WSFTP Pro software
  • Previous experience with IPSwitch’s MOVEit Central and MOVEit DMZ software
  • Basic / Advanced understanding of API Integration and Global Load Balancer
  • PowerShell Scripting Experience
  • Automation Tools experience
  • 1 year of experience with any Private or Public clouds


Skills, Licenses & Certifications

  • Knowledge of file transfer procedures
  • Understanding of FTP/SFTP Software
  • Experience with the following protocols – SFTP, FTPS, FTP, SSH, and PGP
  • Experience with DevOps Model
  • Demonstrates good judgment and experience in technology selection and implementation
  • Provides excellent customer service, leadership, communication, problem solving and decision making skills
  • Demonstrate strong prioritization, time management and organizational skills
  • Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations. Listens, understands, and gets clarification.  Seeks other input at all phases of the project.
  • Experience working in an Agile environment
  • Ability to analyze complex problems and implement solutions and/or workarounds
  • Experience in DevOps Toolchain methodologies, including Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment
  • Demonstrated initiative, flexibility, and ability to adapt to changing priorities and work environments
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously with a keen desire to learn and expand depth of knowledge Ability to thrive in a sense-of-urgency environment and leverage best practices |
  • Proficiency in Agile project management methodology, specifically within the infrastructure area
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Visio)


What you'll get

Feel free to take advantage of all that American Airlines has to offer: 

  • Travel Perks: Ready to explore the world? You, your family and your friends can reach 365 destinations on more than 6,800 daily flights across our global network.
  • Health Benefits: On day one, you’ll have access to your health, dental, prescription and vision benefits to help you stay well. And that’s just the start, we also offer virtual doctor visits, flexible spending accounts and more. 
  • Wellness Programs: We want you to be the best version of yourself – that’s why our wellness programs provide you with all the right tools, resources and support you need.
  • 401(k) Program: Available upon hire and, depending on the workgroup, employer contributions to your 401(k) program are available after one year.
  • Additional Benefits: Other great benefits include our Employee Assistance Program, pet insurance and discounts on hotels, cars, cruises and more
Feel Free to be yourself at American

From the team members we hire to the customers we serve, inclusion and diversity are the foundation of the dynamic workforce at American Airlines. Our 20+ Employee Business Resource Groups are focused on connecting our team members to our customers, suppliers, communities and shareholders, helping team members reach their full potential and creating an inclusive work environment to meet and exceed the needs of our diverse world.

Are you ready to feel a tremendous sense of pride and satisfaction as you do your part to keep the largest airline in the world running smoothly as we care for people on life’s journey? Feel free to be yourself at American.

Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 35646 

Nearest Major Market: Phoenix

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