New York, NY
We are seeking a Senior Systems Engineer with a strong working knowledge of Windows System Administration who will participate in the planning, organizing and directing the design, operation and maintenance of the Systems Infrastructure on an enterprise level for the company as operated by the Information Technology Department.
The Sr. Systems Engineer will help define systems architecture and provide vision, problem anticipation and problem solving ability to the organization. The Sr. Systems Engineer will rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals while performing a variety of tasks and duties as assigned.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The candidate should have experience with Windows Server management, AD, DNS, DHCP, GPO, basic application, system and network troubleshooting, anti-virus environments and basic scripting knowledge
This person will participate in technical initiatives related to the implementation, monitoring, problem resolution, and overall maintenance of the network systems infrastructure supporting all users.
Participate in all technical aspects of server technology, Virtualization, Storage, Replication, and security internetworking projects including, short and long term planning.
Help evaluate and select systems hardware, software, and services to fulfill various businesses needs as requirements develop.
Perform system management functions/troubleshooting/capacity planning/performance/maintenance monitoring utilizing various systems management/analysis tools.
Provide technical support, operations and problem resolution of systems infrastructure as required, including 24X7 on-call support.
Provided technical guidance and knowledge transfer to peers and support personnel.
Bachelor's Degree combined with 5+ years’ experience in Windows System Administration or
7+ years in Advanced Windows Systems Administration
Microsoft Certificate (i.e. MCSE, MCSA) is a plus
VMWare Certification is a plus
Expert in Windows Server related technologies, 2003/2008/2012
Efficient with Active Directory administration
Efficient with Office 365
Efficient with ESX vSphere 5.X and up
Experience with Systems Management Solution (LanDesk preferred, SCCM, Altiris also acceptable)
Knowledge of basic networking technologies, i.e. Cisco a plus
Knowledge working with PowerShell
Knowledge of configuration with Web Servers
Knowledge of configuration with OS Security
Knowledge of PCI DSS a plus