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Enterprise Production Support Analyst

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Who We Are

We’re Dealer Tire, a family-owned, international distributor of tires and parts established in 1918 in Cleveland, OH. We’re laser focused on helping the world’s largest and most trusted auto manufacturers grow their tire business—in fact, we’ve sold more than 60 million tires to date. We’re a thriving company, and we’re looking for driven individuals to join our team. That’s where you come in!

As an Enterprise Production Support Analyst your essential job functions will include the following:

Broad Function and Objective

  • Works towards defined goals of Enterprise Production Support group.
  • Provide Tier-1 level support for servers, networking, databases, applications and web technologies. Triage issues when necessary. Work with Tier-2 level teams on resolutions.
  • Create or refine detailed systems documentation, including Standard Operating Procedures, How-to articles and technology blogs in Dealer Tire’s knowledgebase system.
  • Manage NewRelic, Solarwinds and 247 monitoring systems – create new alerts, add new nodes to the system as necessary. Act on alerts generated by the monitoring systems.
  • Utilize monitoring and diagnostics tools to identify trends and possible problem areas in environments.
  • Perform Code Deployments - Executes deployment plans; tests deployment results; provides notification of results.
  • Perform JDE maintenance tasks: package builds, moving menus, performing security changes as well as performing routine maintenance on JDE servers.
  • Works with Compliance team and performs test and documents changes in JD Edwards.
  • Works closely with Server, Network, Applications and SQL teams on issues and environment change activities.
  • Prioritizes tasks and communicates issues and provides periodic updates.
  • Ensures Change Management processes are adhered to for all environment changes.
  • Acquires and stays current with detailed understanding of the structure, operation and deployment plans for the Dealer Tire suite of software applications; supports the setup, analysis, deployment, maintenance and upgrades per the plan.
  • Respond to user requests from ticketing systems.

Principal Accountabilities (not limited to)

  • Works in a proactive way by proposing changes that make systems more efficient and/or reduce operations or maintenance costs.
  • Responds to user requests, monitors production job processing, monitors and reacts to all network and system(s) alerts such as outages, issues, errors and takes appropriate actions to resolve.
  • Performs tasks associated with operation of midrange systems, server systems, network and peripheral equipment throughout the environment.
  • Assists with the creation and refinement of existing documentation to ensure clarity and accuracy.
  • Provides change management support for pushing code changes into various environments including production, development Q&A and DR.
  • Identify opportunities for processes and procedural improvements.
  • Analyzes data to proactively identify simple performance abnormalities.
  • Works with other team members with turnover for incoming shift and/or other support.
  • Participate in disaster recovery exercises as directed.
  • Provides Help Desk support during non-standard business work hours and creates trouble tickets as necessary.

Key Performance Measures

  • Timely and successful identification and escalation of potential application or system problems.
  • Effective incident analysis resulting in the collection of key information for problem resolution.
  • Adherence to and improvement of procedures, SOPs and Work Instructions.
  • Demonstrate clear and accurate communication.
  • Accurate and consistent execution of changes performed within the confines of Dealer Tire’s IT Change Management structure.

Other Duties as Assigned

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in an IT discipline preferred; In lieu of a degree, equivalent work experience may be accepted.
  • Minimum 2 years of work experience in related field.
  • Intermediate proficiency with standard business tools such as the Microsoft Office applications suite and SharePoint.
  • Understanding of web application technologies, how they connect and their purpose in an organization.
  • Strong familiarity with enterprise monitoring tools (New Relic, Orion) administration.
  • Understanding of networking technologies (firewalls, routers, switches) and how those devices are connected to provide service.
  • Understanding of container technologies.
  • Technical writing skills – ability to capture processes and develop quality documentation and knowledgebase articles.
  • Understanding of ERP systems (JD Edwards) and its processes – perform package builds and deployments.
  • System Deployment Life Cycle (SDLC) – basic understanding of web development methodologies. Ability to efficiently deploy code to environments.
  • Understanding of enterprise job scheduling systems (Help Systems Robot) – ability to manage jobs and troubleshoot issues.
  • Effective time management and prioritization skills
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills – efficiently determine a root cause of an issue and appropriately act on it. Ability to extract relevant information from log files or monitoring systems in use.
  • Experience with SQL a plus.

Competencies Required

  • Results Orientation
  • Agility
  • Initiative
  • Influence
  • Customer Focus
  • Strong willingness to learn new technologies is a must
  • Recognize Implications
  • Apply Knowledge

Physical Job Requirements

  • Continuous viewing from and inputting data to a computer screen.
  • Sitting for long periods of time.

Drug Policy

  • Dealer Tire is a drug-free environment.  All applicants being considered for employment must pass a pre-employment drug screen before beginning work.

Why Dealer Tire: An amazing opportunity to join a growing organization, built on the efforts of hard working, innovative, and team-oriented people. We offer a competitive salary + bonus, and a comprehensive benefit package including: paid time off, medical, dental, vision, and 401k matching (50% on the dollar up to 7% of employee contribution). 

EOE Statement: Dealer Tire is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, veteran status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status or disability (in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act*), or any other legally protected status, with respect to employment opportunities. 

*ADA Disclosure: Any candidate who feels that they may need an accommodation to complete this application, or any portions of same, based on the impact of a disability should contact Dealer Tire’s Human Resources Department to discuss your specific needs. Please feel free to contact us at or via phone at 833-483-8232.

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