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Senior Network & Systems Engineer in Centennial, CO at SNI Technology

Date Posted: 2/9/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

SNI Technology's client is actively looking to hire a Sr. Lead Network/Systems Engineer for an exciting contract-to-hire opportunity in Centennial, CO!

Top Must Have Requirements:

  • MUST HAVE in-depth Networking skills with HP Layer 3 switches/routers and Palo Alto firewalls.
  • Expert-level experience in Active-Directory and Microsoft Windows Server Administration (i.e. this person needs to be great at being the "go-to" IT Generalist in just about any technology they have the opportunity to touch)
  • Attitude - need to be someone who is able to roll up their sleeves and get things done, someone who can be relied upon to deliver with little to no supervision, and able to professionally navigate a mid to large size company at all levels.
  • Perfect candidate will also have manufacturing technology experience in supporting CAD and PDM technology systems.


JOB SUMMARY:

The Sr. Lead Network/Systems Engineer leads some projects and support in providing a reliable, efficient, and secure Network, Windows Server, Telecommunications, and other technology infrastructure environments. This includes participating and some leadership in IT efforts on computer server hardware, server software, networking, and telecommunications globally. Accomplishing this involves identifying, designing, implementing, and supporting technology infrastructure to help achieve business objectives with moderate managerial direction.

This position will have a thorough knowledge of current Microsoft technologies and methodologies and be able to apply them to solve complex problems and strive for proactive identification and resolution of potential issues. Must be able to administrator and provide support for File/Print, Domain Controllers, Application Servers, and File Services servers in a highly distributed global enterprise environment.

Responsibilities include providing onsite and remote customer service on technical issues. Provide technical insight to other areas of the organization as a Subject Matter Expert on infrastructure technologies (computers, servers, telecommunications, cell phones, networks, and others). Conducting, diagnosing, capacity planning, and performance tuning systems on an ongoing basis, The employee will be expected to conduct and sometimes lead diagnosing, capacity planning, and performance tuning systems on an ongoing basis, Maintaining and implementing OS upgrades and applying security patches, implementing monitoring tools to proactively administer the health of servers, and being on-call 24X7.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:

  • Helps drive continuous improvement on the quality and availability of company's technology infrastructure, offer services to assist the business units or to enhance security and stability, and to offer effective customer service of Information Technology's internal and external customers.
  • Handle initiatives with minimal direction, and conducts "root cause" analysis, proactive monitoring, and support for improved design, identification of risks associated with the evolution of the environment, and ensure whatever it takes type resolution/restoration with loss of service.
  • Lead small and mid-sized projects to ensure successful transition and necessary certification of production ready/standards of technologies.
  • Network & Servers: Provides input into technology standards on Active Directory, Application Servers, Network Routers, and Network Switches. Create, maintain, and support hardware and software. Install operating systems, software patches, and include technology like anti-spy ware/anti-virus. Troubleshoot, diagnose, and monitor technology errors. Ensure network is optimized, performing up to expected service levels. Implement proactive technology monitoring, actions, and response in the technology environment to increase availability for business activities. HP Layer 3 switches, routers, firewalls; Palo Alto.
  • Telecommunications: Supports VoIP PBX, Phone Sets, and smart cell phone solutions. Monitor cell phone voice and data usage and apply appropriate plan for international and domestic users.
  • Customer Service: Provide customer service for IT services to internal, International, and external customers and partners. Provide IT customer service to all computers, telephony, and network end users. Respond to IT requests placed by customers. Work with IT partners such as. Oracle, IFS, ViaWest, Microsoft, Cisco, Verizon, and others.
  • Desktop/Laptop Computer Support: Provides desktop computer support and may lead some efforts on repair and maintaining of laptop and desktop computer hardware, software, and other computing peripherals.
  • IT Security and Data Security: Administers and maintains the company's computer related security software.
  • Additional responsibilities and duties may be assigned.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Knowledge/Experience /Skills
IT certifications such as: Oracle, Microsoft, Citrix, and/or Cisco a plus
Education
BA/BS in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field + 9+ years of related IT work experience
Related Work Experience
Requires Minimum of 13+ years of equivalent work experience in lieu of a degree