Position
Sr. Systems Engineer 1234
Description

Our Infrastructure team is responsible for implementing and managing over 300 Windows servers in both physical and virtual (VMWare) environments. The team is responsible for providing 24×7 availability of information systems to the business functions. The environment is primarily Windows Server 2016 with some 2008 R2 and above systems.  Additionally, the infrastructure team is responsible for designing and implementing project solutions to support business initiatives.

We are seeking a Senior Systems Engineer to with expertise experience in Microsoft Windows Server with technical experience in other infrastructure technologies.  This includes but is not limited to Active Directory, Group Policy, DNS, Windows Server (sizing, performance tuning, monitoring, patching, and hardening), virtualization, storage, datacenter hardware, backup systems, disaster recovery, Office 365, Azure, SQL, and core networking fundamentals (WLAN, LAN, WAN).

Responsibilities
  • Evaluate, propose, design, develop, deliver and support the Windows Server environments
  • Work on several projects to standardize the infrastructure operations
  • Work collaboratively with team members to architect and deploy new systems, support and maintain current systems
  • Design, install, implement, and manage Windows server operating systems
  • Serve as an escalation point for issues for production environments and provide 3rd level support
  • Support server infrastructure at the datacenter and at remote office locations
  • Design and develop automation where necessary to simplify administrative tasks (Powershell or other)
  • Work on projects that include business stakeholders to provide the needed infrastructure to support business and application projects
  • Develop and maintain related documentation for technical standards, policies and procedures for all supported services
  • Provide technical mentorship to level 1 and level 2 team members as necessary
  • Work with the infrastructure architects and managers to implement new systems and systems designs
  • Work on infrastructure security projects
  • Evaluate the environments and operational practices to provide recommendations on remediation of risk areas
  • Provide excellent customer support to the business
  • Other duties as assigned
Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, a related field, or equivalent experience.
  • 7+ years of Windows Server solutions in an enterprise environment (MCSE or MCSA preferred)
  • Expert level knowledge of Windows operating systems (2008, 2012,2016,2019)
  • Strong experience with deploying guest Windows servers in VMware virtual environment
  • Experience in managing Server Hardware Management software
  • Experience with multiple SaaS solutions and cloud technologies
  • Strong security background and/or relevant experience
  • Experience with networking technologies as it pertains to supporting server and datacenter

environments

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills with the ability to interact

effectively with employees at all levels within the organization

  • Experience in managing and planning small to medium sized projects
  • Experience with operational and security frameworks such as ITIL or NIST
  • Experience with project methodologies (ex: Waterfall, SDLC, Agile)

Ability to manage priorities on multiple projects/tasks in a fast-paced environment
Willing to be on call and perform activities outside of normal business hours

Position: Sr. Systems Engineer 1234

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Employment Type
Contract to Hire
Job Location
Livonia, MI
Date posted
01/23/2020
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