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Senior Systems Engineer
Ref No.: 18-02780
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Contract to Hire
Pay Rate : $ 75.00 - 85.00 /Hour
Senior Systems Engineer
Financial Services Client
Midtown, NY
6-12 month Contract to Hire role

The Senior Systems Engineer will be responsible for assisting with the administration and support of the organization's computer systems in a highly virtualized environment. Assisting with the build out of new Windows Servers ensuring consistent builds and configurations.


Primary Responsibilities will include:
  • Support vendor assisted hardware repairs and work with remote Data Center staff.
  • In depth knowledge Veritas Enterprise Vault suite (EV/CA/DA)
  • Monitor Systems task queues
  • Assist the helpdesk with Level 2/3 support to resolve end user issues that may occur
  • Assist with troubleshooting Outlook/Exchange issues that may occur.
  • Assist with deploying new infrastructure in our new Corporate Data Center
  • Assist with day-to-day Systems tasks: i.e. Backup Failure diagnosis and rectification, Security triage/request, DNS Administration, ESX VM Administration etc
Position Requirements
  • 7-10 years relevant experience
  • Expertise in managing and deploying both Windows Server (2012/2016)
  • Expertise with Veritas Enterprise Vault technology
  • Experience with Exchange 2010/2016 hybrid environment
  • Experience with virtualization software and deployment best practices
  • Experience managing DNS/AD/DHCP/Client
  • Hardware/Software support and deployment methods.

Current Projects / Immediate work will include:
  • Office 365 Migration
  • VDI Implementation (VMWare Horizon)
  • Corporate Datacenter Buildout
  • Corporate/desktop upgrade
  • Implement recommended AD changes based upon requests (i.e. New Group creation, New mailbox creation, assistance with migration to O365 EOP)
  • Corporate/desktop upgrade
  • Corporate DNS migration
Other requirements
  • Excellent communication skills are a must.
  • The individual must be able to handle a high pressure / fast paced environment.
  • Some after hour maintenance will be expected.