Sr. Systems Engineer in Farmington Hills, MI at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/5/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Sr. Systems Engineer

Ideal candidate must have broad data center technology knowledge and experience, including server, virtualization, network, and storage management. Demonstrated leadership and support of internally developed applications desired.


  • Researching, piloting, integrating, and implementing new technologies
  • Work on multiple projects concurrently with shifting priorities and multiple constraints
  • Provide leadership across all teams within department
  • Develop and build relationships with non-IT and IT customers
  • Support of all internally developed applications across three lines of business
  • Participate and facilitate outage resolution and develop root cause analysis
  • Infrastructure support including: Windows and Linux servers, virtualization, SAN/storage platforms, Active Directory (AD)
  • Networking support including switches, routers, firewall, telephony, and VPN infrastructure

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree with relevant coursework in computer science or a related field
  • Five years of related work experience in virtual server environments, enterprise storage, networking, firewalls, enterprise email and instant messaging solutions, application solutions, or Microsoft directory services.
  • Will accept any suitable combination of education, training, or experience.

Desired Skills

  • Operational support (Tier 3) of: server (virtual & physical), network (router, switch, firewall, load balancer), storage, backup, and Active Directory
  • Demonstrated leadership ability of teams and/or projects
  • Excellent problem solver and technology troubleshooting
  • High degree of competency and comfort working effectively across multiple levels and departments
  • Excellent client communication skills. Demonstrated ability to interpret and communicate, both verbally and in writing, complex information in a clear and concise manner
  • Self-motivated and capable of working in a dynamic environment
  • Shell scripting