Systems Engineer wanted Chesapeake, Va in Chesapeake, VA at Vaco

Date Posted: 6/24/2019

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Job Description

Vaco is currently searching for a Systems Engineer that is potentially capable of being a Team Lead. This position will be a hands on the keyboard technical position responsible for senior system engineering of an IT infrastructure environment with a specific focus on DataCenter Services. The systems engineering team is responsible for multiple DataCenter to include server builds and support, storage solutions, messaging and directory services, DataCenter hardware and services and IT customer service. The IT Senior Systems Engineer will be the resident POC/SME per DataCenter infrastructure platforms. This position supports the coordination of and delivery of IT system engineering and operational support services to include IT system engineering, IT operational issues, IT storage engineering, IT DataCenter infrastructure support services, IT server management and asset inventories, requests for new IT infrastructure services and improvements in IT workflow processes. There may be occasional lifting up to 35 pounds including activities such as moving files and small equipment. This is a hands-on the keyboard/technical position with some reporting responsibilities.

The most important skills are experience with Servers/VMware to include builds and storage experience.

The IT Senior Systems Engineer will have experience with large enterprise system infrastructure platforms to include DataCenter services, server infrastructure, messaging and directory services, systems engineering design/implementation, IT storage support, IT security and IT disaster recovery. The IT Senior Systems Engineer will have the following minimal qualifications:

-5 to 7 years' experience relating to systems engineering of large enterprise systems with a specialty in at least two of the following arenas. DataCenter Support, Server Infrastructure, Messaging and Directory Services, IT Storage Solutions, IT Security, IT Systems Engineering and IT Disaster Recovery.

-5 to 7 years' experience of IT server and network systems with emphasis on IT systems engineering and operations technical support services.

-5 to 7 years' experience of IT server-based applications and the life-cycle management with a demonstrated ability and skill to analyze, evaluate, and resolve complex IT problems.

-7 to 9 years' experience of IT customer service experience and understanding of a complex multi-vendor matrixed IT environment.

-3 to 5 years' experience of IT cross-functional awareness and how the IT platforms support the functional business needs.

-3 to 5 years' experience bringing new Infrastructure platforms to fruition from concept to implementation.

-College Degree in IT field and/or at least 10 years of IT experience.

-Although it is not a requirement, at least 3 years' experience supporting public sector IT environments.