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Senior Systems Engineer in Tullahoma, TN at ettain group

Date Posted: 1/8/2019

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Tullahoma, TN -

Job Title:  Senior Systems Engineer
Location:  Tullahoma, TN
Terms:  contract-to-hire

Senior Systems Engineer Job Summary:
Primary responsibilities include advanced level of implementing, securing, maintaining and monitoring the health of the server environment throughout the enterprise, which encompasses assisting with architectural design of complex technical solutions, conducting utilization studies and the establishment of fault notification processes, analyzing data to recognize trends, and creating automated proactive measures to prevent application downtime.  Provides Tier 3 support of servers, storage, and infrastructure services. Mentors members of the IT Operations team. This position will work closely with other members of the Information Technology team to support the overall mission of the company and its long-term strategic business initiatives. 

Senior Systems Engineer Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide advanced level of support for servers, storage systems and infrastructure services. This individual may lead and direct the work of others on occasion to accomplish the common goals of the IT Operations team. This individual also participates in the planning and implementation of policies and procedures to ensure system provisioning and maintenance is consistent with company goals, industry best practices, and regulatory requirements. 
  • Assist with the implementation of new technologies and verify that all procedural documentation is accurate, and that knowledge transfer from the vendor to the engineering team is completed prior to any technology being placed in the Production environment. 
  • Assist with architecture reviews and document the design of each technology used by the credit union. Regularly review and update as-built documentation as needed. 
  • Act as a technical lead for enterprise level strategic projects, meeting milestone deadlines, and accomplishing project action items. 
  • Ensure that proper operating procedures are adhered to during the full lifecycle of all servers, storage, and hyperconverged systems throughout the enterprise including documentation, implementation, maintenance, monitoring, support, refresh/upgrades, and decommission. Maintain and update asset inventory/CMDB to ensure all data is accurate.
  • Serve as level 3 support of core infrastructure services utilizing the incident management ticketing system. Core services include Active Directory, Group Policy, Exchange, Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop, Netscaler, VMware, SCCM, DNS, DHCP, DFS, Certificate Authorities, Zix email encryption, email filters, antivirus.
  • Required to administer data within corporate change management, problem management and request systems; monitor assignment and completion of efforts documented in these systems; and properly escalate issues to management. This role may serve as a point of contact for interactions with vendors on for issue remediation and root cause analysis.
  • Installs various types of software including operating systems and applications on a variety of hardware platforms including system updates, patches and configuration changes. Operating systems include Windows Server 2008/2012/2016 and ESX 5.5, 6.5

Senior Systems Engineer Job Requirements:

  • Four year degree in Information Technology / Computer Science or equivalent technical training
  • Industry certification for MCSE 2008/2012, VMware VCP, or Citrix CCP-V required.
  • Minimum five years of experience in information technology supporting servers and/or storage solutions
  • Minimum five years of experience installing and maintaining Intel servers.
  • Minimum five years of experience managing VMware and/or Citrix environment.
  • Broad knowledge of Powershell scripting and automation.
  • Project management experience as a technical lead or contributor on projects.
  • Extensive experience with securing a Microsoft server environment including Server2008/2012/2016, Active Directory group policies, Exchange, SCCM, Distributed File Services, O365, PKI, DNS, DHCP, IIS, etc.
  • Extensive knowledge supporting and administering enterprise applications such as VMware vCenter, ESXi, Orchestrator, VDI solutions such as VMware View or XenDesktop, Exchange services, Rubrik backups, and Citrix Presentation Server.

Senior Systems Engineer Key Words:
Systems Engineer, VMWare, Active Directory, Citrix

Frequently Asked Questions:

  • Visa Sponsorship? Not offered
  • Corp-to-Corp? Not eligible

How to Apply:

For immediate attention please apply online and send a text message or leave a voicemail for Andy Adamson at 615-627-0476.

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