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Systems Engineer
Ref No.: 18-04015
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Pay Rate : $ 110,000.00 - 130,000.00 /Year
Position Summary

To manage and maintain all components of virtual environments to insure maximum uptime. Infrastructure team member whose responsibilities include installing, diagnosing, repairing, maintaining, and upgrading all server & storage hardware and software to insure optimal performance for our virtual environment. The person will also document and troubleshoot problem areas in a timely and accurate fashion, and provide end-user assistance where required

Essential Job Duties
Manage VDI, VMware Server, and Storage infrastructure for all environments, including but not limited to production, lab, and test.
• Installation of equipment in datacenters.
• Monitoring of all processes running within the virtualization environment.
• Manage Backup platform including backup of virtual and physical servers as well as data stored remotely (commvault and netbackup),
• Responding to issues involving systems managed by the VSD Team.
• Keeping systems up to date and secure.
• Testing and implementing new software and hardware.
• Project based implementation and deployment.
• Assess the need for and implement performance upgrades to systems.
• Receive and respond to incoming calls, pages, and/or e-mails regarding all infrastructure problems.
• Accurately document instances of infrastructure server component failure, repair, installation, and removal.
• Perform capacity planning, diagnostics, performance tuning, and monitoring of all components in physical and virtual environment.
• Manage the flow of hardware in and out of the Datacenters, making sure that Datacenter inventory and capacity is accurate.
• Be able to write and modify power shell scripts to automate system management tasks.

• A high level of expertise in hardware including understanding all aspects from power on to power off.
• The ability to figure out solutions to problems via standard and non-standard methods.
• High level scripting in multiple languages to be able to create and debug scripts to perform job functions.
• Organized and methodical testing skills.
• Strong written and oral communication skills.
• Hands-on hardware troubleshooting experience.
• Able to read and understand technical manuals, procedural documentation, and guides.
• Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
• Bachelors degree in computer science or equivalent experience.