We are global IT company looking for candidates seeking opportunities as a Sr. Systems Engineer for our client in Memphis, TN (100% REMOTE).
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POSITION: Sr. Systems Engineer
LOCATION: Memphis, TN, (100% REMOTE)
DURATION: 12+ Months/ CTH
PRIMARY PURPOSE: To design and implement enterprise technology solutions for the organization. To maintain operations and build efficiencies in the technology of assigned spheres of influence. To research and resolve escalated issues from global IT colleagues.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS and Responsibilities;
Designs, implements and maintains systems lifecycle management, security, resiliency and performance of production and non-production environments with no management supervision, Initiates and drives lifecycle management and capacity planning for infrastructure across the entire organization. Drives architectural improvements and standardization for the IT environment including choice of networking infrastructure, hardware, monitoring software and associated application infrastructure with no management supervision; Provides 3rd tier on-site and/or remote technical support as necessary; Seeks out and remediates security vulnerabilities; Provides 3rd tier remote access solution support: VPN, Terminal Services, Citrix, and Hyper-V. Designs disaster recovery solutions and leads planning and testing activities; Reviews and approves vendor invoices for manager.
Skills & Knowledge
**Experience with network based proxy appliances (Symantec Blue Coat is a plus), configuring, load balancing, upgrading, and daily monitoring and reporting. Experience with endpoint based proxy software for continuous proxy access.**; Thorough knowledge of cloud-based application knowledge, preferably Azure; Strong knowledge of virtualization and containerization (e.g. Hyper-V, vSphere, Citrix SQL, and Terminal Services); Strong knowledge of VPN connectivity troubleshooting and configuration (Cisco, Palo Alto, OpenVPN, IPSec); In-depth knowledge of security software such as Anti-virus, Anti-SPAM, Anti-Spyware, and/or other security related technologies; In-depth knowledge of networking (OSI network layers, TCP/IP)• Excellent oral and written communication skills, including presentation skills; PC literate, including Microsoft Office products; Analytical and interpretive skills; Strong organizational skills; Excellent interpersonal skills; Ability to create and complete comprehensive, accurate and constructive written reports; Ability to work in a team environment; Ability to meet or exceed Performance Competencies
Experience: Eight (8) years of related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience required to include four (4) years of experience designing, implementing and maintaining technology infrastructure; configuring and troubleshooting Windows and UNIX/Linux based environments; and managing and monitoring Exchange Server 2, Windows Server 2, and MSCE Server infrastructure- provided by Dice