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IT Systems Engineer
Ref No.: 17-07006
Location: Conshohocken, Pennsylvania
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Start Date: 08/02/2017
My client in Wilmington, DE or Conshohocken, PA is looking to bring on a Systmes Engineer to join their growing team.

Title: IT Systems Engineer
Location: Wilimgton, DE or Conshohocken, PA
Type: FULL TIME Permanent

  • Firewalls & Networks
  • 5+ years of experience
  • Dell Sonic Wall (nice to have)
  • Any firewall experience if they dont have Dell Sonic Wall
  • Will be upgrading to something different in the future
  • VMWare or another virtualization tool
  • Active Directory
  • Setting up users, access points, firewalls, routers, load balancing (needs to be okay with wearing different hats)
  • Microsoft Technologies
  • Windows
  • Support operations staff (rolling out new software, upgrading telephone systems)
  • Telephony experience is a nice to have
  • Setting up permissions and service accounts
  • 10-15% of role is Desktop User Support
  • Coming from mid-size environment

Department Overview:

The Senior Systems Engineer will work closely with peers on the Tech Ops and Dev Ops teams and will be responsible for high level support of entire IT infrastructure. The successful candidate will possess a high degree of passion, innovation, and dedication. You must be able to thrive and succeed in an entrepreneurial environment and not be hindered by ambiguity or multiple competing priorities. You must be detail-oriented and eager to learn new systems and technologies, as well as passionate about creating and delivering new technology solutions. The successful candidate will have an entrepreneurial spirit and be able to think big, earn trust, and deliver results.

As a Senior Systems Engineer, you will:

Provide primary support in a Windows Server 2012 and Linux server environment
Provide support for tier-1 Windows 7 desktop issue escalation, as needed
Support internal Active Directory infrastructure
Automate processes through scripting, group policy, and configuration management tools
Support AWS hosted server and storage environments
Build and deploy new virtual servers and virtual desktops
Integrate new systems in support of key business initiatives
Work collaboratively with business leaders and peers within the technology team.

Qualifications for success:

Bachelor's degree or higher
Proficiency in supporting Windows 7 and Windows 10 environments
Proficiency in supporting Windows 2008/2012/2016 Server environments
Proficiency in supporting Linux environments
5 + years experience in solving technical problems at the network, desktop, and server level
5 + years experience building and deploying Windows servers and server solutions
2 + years experience supporting VMware environments
Experience supporting Office 365 and other Microsoft subscription service deployments
Experience with Microsoft PowerShell and task automation
Familiarity with AWS environments and AWS management console
Familiarity with Cisco networking and DevOps tools is a plus as is technical certification
Good written and verbal communication skills
Excellent problem solving, time management, and interpersonal skills
Ability to work independently and with little supervision

Work hours will be between 9 am and 6 pm ET with an expectation of availability at off-hours in the event of critical outages or scheduled installations/maintenance. The position will report to IT Architect.

What we offer you:

An innovative, collaborative workplace with smart, curious, and driven teammates pushing you and cheering you on
A positive and empowered culture where you are encouraged to make a difference
Ability for advancement within a high-growth financial technology company
A fun, bright, open plan office environment ... including break out areas to blow off steam
First-rate medical/dental/vision insurance, flex spending plan, disability and life insurance
401K Match
Tuition Reimbursement
Stock options
Flexible vacation and holiday schedule
Mobile tools and technology for remote access
Fully stocked kitchen with healthy snacks and drinks
Friday lunches and happy hours

If qualified and interested, please send your most current resume as a word document to Jason Weinstein at