Windows Systems Engineer
Windows systems administrator
Candidate will have at least 5+ years' experience in deep administration of Windows and Virtualization technology.
Candidate will assist in resolving support, incident, and work orders.
Specifically those impacting or involving the use of Windows and VMWare will be the focus of the role.
Candidate will document, maintain, and improve process/procedure around the Systems Administration and Operations.
Candidate must exhibit task and time management skills, oral and written communication skills, technical expertise, and dedication to resolve problems effectively and efficiently minimizing disruptions.
To perform this job successfully, the candidate must be able to perform all of the primary roles above as well as most of the requirements below at an advanced level.
The requirements below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Desired Skills and Experience
This Candidate will specialize in the following area:
Strong Active Directory management experience including related services (Group Policy, DHCP, DHCP Failover, DNS and WINS).
Strong Network level troubleshooting skills (TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, AD / LDAP).
Experience implementing and troubleshooting Group Policy objects.
Extensive experience with PowerShell and scripting to automate systems and processes.
Extensive Windows OS experience.
Experience with modern Windows Servers & Services Infrastructure.
Experience with Single Sign On (SSO) technologies including SAML 2.0.
Ping Federate and ADFS experience for Single Sign On (SSO) would be a plus.
Experience and strong understanding of Exchange and mail flow.
Experience with Office 365 administration.
Experience with Proofpoint Anti-SPAM mail gateway.
Strong expertise with SCCM and SCOM implementation and management.
Experience with VMWare vSphere & vCloud 5.x & newer
Expert experience in VMWare Clustering
Expert experience in VMWare Networking
Experience with VMWare Horizons
Knowledge of storage technologies (EMC/NetApp) highly desirable
Knowledge of OpenStack and Hyper-converge technologies desirable
Should be hands on and willing to build servers/ troubleshoot when required
Ability to communicate effectively and assign work and tasks
Participate in on call rotation
Be available off hours as needed to step into highly technical escalations
Communication and Teamwork
Expert IT experience on multiple Enterprise platforms/technologies
Ability to correlate data to resolve root cause issues.
Utilize a variety of remote access tools and techniques
Conduct/participate in meetings with other teams/work groups to establish/validate project timelines
Perform testing and establish system acceptance criteria on current and next generation hardware and software
Self-motivated, proactive, independent and responsive; requires little supervisory attention.
Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
Ability to work independently and collaboratively with diverse groups in a team environment using logic based troubleshooting skills.
Exceptional interpersonal skills, with a focus on listening and questioning skills.
Strong understanding of organizational goals and objectives.
Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
Exceptional customer service orientation.
Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
Demonstrated progressive experience in the field of technical support.
Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
OlsonWorks Consulting Corp is a fast growing service firm for IT staffing and consultancy services in the San Francisco Bay Area, Northern California and wherever a business needs a professional to help with their tech needs.
We work with organizations of every size and in every industry.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
San Francisco, CA
Sun, 2 Apr 2017 08:52:06 PDT