Senior IT Capacity Planner

» Senior IT Capacity Planner
Information Technology
in Chesterfield
, MO
Reference: 19-03569

Responsibilities: 

  • Evaluate company’s infrastructure capacity needs and implement plans and policies for meeting business growth demands
  • Ensure consistent service performance, avoid urgent and unplanned investments, and provide consistent information for proactive decision-making
  • Analyze appropriate information and data in order to prepare capacity schedules, plans and forecasts
  • Assess existing capacity and create forecasts based on future plans for demand
  • Collaborate across technical domains to harmonize the collection, analysis, and reporting of performance and capacity data
  • Serve as a subject matter expert to application development, systems administration, engineering, and other technical and business staff in planning the resource requirements for systems under development

Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS, related field or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years of capacity planning experience
  • Advanced level understanding of server performance and server CPU/memory capacity topics
  • Architectural or operational knowledge of VMware, Linux, and Windows systems

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Capacity Tools
  • Knowledge of databases (i.e. Oracle and SQL)
  • Storage capacity experience
  • Healthcare experience
  • ITIL Foundations and/or Capacity certification