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Windows Engineer
Ref No.: 18-05629
Location: New York City, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Pay Rate : $ 100,000.00 - 110,000.00 /Year
As an IT Infrastructure team member you will be involved in a variety of tasks that ensure our systems are running smoothly:
  • Install OS and 3rd party software, patches, and upgrades
  • Troubleshoot hardware and software issues with users, workstations, and servers
  • Configure and optimize monitoring of operating systems, software, and servers
  • Plan and document business services and processes including redundancy and backup/recovery strategies
  • Make recommendations for improving user experience and security
  • Engage Vendors/Resellers to assist with projects
  • Manage purchasing and licensing of hardware and software
  • Participate in on-call rotation for critical system alerts
  • Adhere to Change Management policies for changes that impact production systems
  • Other tasks as necessary
  • 3+ years of experience with Windows Administration/Engineering
  • Experience with the following Operating Systems: Windows 7, 10, 2008, 2012, Mac OS X, VMware vSphere 6.X, iOS, and Android
  • Proficiency in workstation/laptop/server hardware (Dell, Client, and Apple preferred)
  • Knowledge of Windows Server roles: Active Directory, Client, DHCP, DNS, IIS, Certificate Services, NPS/RADIUS
  • Knowledge of Office 365/MS Exchange product suite with 3rd party SPAM filtering
  • Knowledge of VMware vSphere v6.X administration and performance tuning
  • Experience with OS and 3rd party vulnerability scanning and patching
  • Take ownership of tasks with minimal oversight
  • Balance multiple projects with day-to-day responsibilities based on changing priorities
  • Willingness and ability to teach and train others
  • Thoroughness and careful attention to detail
Nice To Have:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a similar discipline.
  • Relevant Certifications: ITIL Foundation, Windows Server (MCSA/MCSE/MCITP on Windows 2008 or higher), VCP for vSphere v5 or v6, CompTIA Network+, Server+, Security+
  • Experience with a Cloud SSO/SAML vendor
  • Experience with Next-Gen AV product suites
  • Experience with complex networking concepts such as Core, DMZ, Edge, VLANs, etc.
  • Experience with VOIP telephone systems
  • Scripting knowledge (preferably Windows PowerShell or Python)
  • Experience working with ITIL based ticket systems
  • Experience with VDI Infrastructure/Remote Desktop Services