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System Engineer
Ref No.: 17-08525
Location: Alpharetta, Georgia
Immediate need for a System Engineer with experience in the IT Industry. This is a 6 months contract opportunity with long-term potential located in Alpharetta, GA. Please review the job description below:
Job ID: 17-08525
 Key Responsibilities/ Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or an equivalent combination of education and experience. 
  • 6+ years progressive technical experience in a multiple operating system hardware and/or application platform as well as 3+ years of solutions integration or systems engineering experience on significant and highly complex projects.
  • Broad knowledge of Industry policies, products, markets, processes, technical platforms and major applications as well as an understanding of standard IT principles and practices.
  • Demonstrated technical experience in supporting corporate strategies through the development of cross-functional solutions from a technical and financial viewpoint.
  • Demonstrated effective verbal and written communication skills with ability to take highly technical information and present to all levels of management, technical staff, business/professional contacts and vendors.
  • Strong consulting and interpersonal skills. 
  • Demonstrated skills in advanced diagnostics and problem solving methodologies.
  • Demonstrated project lead experience in organizing, planning and executing large scale projects from conception through implementation. 
  • Demonstrated experience in implementing and supporting large scale global Windows Infrastructures and end user computing platforms.
  • Extensive hands on experience in Windows systems engineering, administration and support of devices and servers.
  • Strong hands on expertise required in supporting Microsoft Windows Active Directory 2008/R2 and 2012/R2. Experience in group policy & user profile management is required.
  • Experience highly desired in upgrading, collapsing, merging and consolidation of complex multi-domain and globally dispersed Active Directory Infrastructures. In depth understanding of directory services, schema, object attributes, replication, DNS, FRS and Client.
  • Excellent scripting skills required with PowerShell.
  • Hands on Windows troubleshooting skills required with Server platforms such as 2008/R2, 2012/R2 and client OS such as Windows 7 and 10. Strong expertise in Microsoft fail over clusters. SQL and IIS deployment and administration is desired.
  • Experience with automation, orchestration & provisioning tools such as Chef is a huge plus.
  • Experience with Active Directory migration tools and identity & access management and single sign on solutions in a huge plus.
  • Experience in endpoint management suites such as LANDesk, OMS, SCCM, SCOM, Nexthink is desired.
  • Cloud computing and integration experience with PaaS and SaaS environments is a huge plus.
  • Hands on Citrix engineering and administration experience will be nice to have.
  • Exceptional skills and proven experience in Infrastructure implementation and support of industry standard high performance datacenter technologies, networks & server systems.
  • Understanding of globally dispersed, tiered & scalable applications, highly available clusters, load balancers and enterprise class storage systems that meet 7 x 24 100% availability objectives.
  • Detailed understanding of global wide area networks, private and public cloud computing technologies and converged infrastructure is desired.
  • Industry standard and relevant technical certifications desired.
Our client is a leading IT Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. Qualified candidates should apply online for immediate consideration.