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Sr. Systems Engineer- Direct Hire- Lakeland in Lakeland, FL at Vaco

Date Posted: 5/15/2019

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Job Description

Vaco is looking for a Sr. Systems Engineer for our client in Lakeland.

Required Skills/Attributes:

  • High school diploma required; technical bachelor's degree preferred.
  • 5-8 years of experience as a systems engineer
  • 5+ years of experience in information system design, installation, configuration, troubleshooting, maintenance and documentation; office automation/productivity applications specification, installation, operation, and maintenance.
  • Strong knowledge of current IT concepts, issues, practices, methodologies, and trends.
  • Good problem solving and decision-making skills.
  • Ability to understand and analyze complex issues.
  • Must be motivated, detail orientated, highly organized and able to handle a variety of tasks and responsibilities in an efficient manner with a high level of quality.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively.
  • Ability to deal effectively with clients, vendors, and peers.
  • Desire to provide the highest levels of service to clients.

Required Technical Skills:

  • Knowledge of Microsoft server and client operating systems
  • VMware Suite of products (including vCloud Director)
  • Microsoft Azure experience (Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert preferred)
  • HyperV, Linux, XQL, Exchange, Remote Desktop Services, and BDI preferred
  • Knowledgeable in networking architectures (CCNA, CCNP or other network certification preferred)
  • Knowledgeable in storage architectures (iSCSI, Fiber Channel).
  • Understanding of Disaster Recovery planning and execution (Zerto experience preferred)
  • Data protection experience (Veeam or Commvault experience preferred)

Not required but highly desirable:

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory infrastructure and maintenance.
  • Installation, configuration and maintenance of enterprise backup solutions.
  • Strong understanding of Client and Server hardware configurations including HA solutions
  • Strong understanding security tools such as Firewalls, IDS/IPS, Anti-Virus, Spam filtering and WAF


  • Work Schedule: Standard business hours.
  • Travel Requirements: Regular day travel is a requirement of this position.
  • Work Schedule: Must participate in 7x24 after hours support rotation approximately once a quarter; and scheduled work after hours and on weekends
  • Applicant selected will be subject to a criminal and credit background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.