Randstad Systems Engineer in San Diego, California
San Diego, CA
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
System s Engineer
Our client in the San Diego area is looking for a System s Engineer to help our there data center team to push through some ongoing projects as they deliver new and improved IT capabilities. This person needs to be a critical thinker and help with root cause analysis.
Provides enterprise server support and troubleshoots issues related to the O/S and platform environments (primarily VMWare and Windows Server 2008/2012)
Ensures that technology platforms and procedures remain current and compliant with IT standards and policies.
Coordinates technical support with vendors when necessary
Facilitates rapid and effective resolution of issues and requests
Supports service request, incident resolution and change management processes of IT
Bachelor s degree preferred - equivalent work experience and technical training acceptable
Microsoft and VMware certification preferred (MCITP, VCP).
Storage, networking, security, Citrix and cloud certifications highly valued.
A minimum of 3 years work experience in an enterprise running on VMware, Microsoft Windows Server, Active Directory, DNS, DHCP and Exchange/Lync
Effective use of storage technologies including 3PAR, DataDomain, CommVault, etc.
Track record of working well with varying levels of clients, vendors and technical analysts in high pressure situations and complex environments using effective change management
In-depth understanding of the Windows Server platform (2008/2012)
Experience with the backup/restore activities within and across storage networks including disaster recovery configurations
Active Directory administration and maintenance
Skill in monitoring production environment using various tools (Microsoft System Center 2012, Solarwinds, etc.)
Strong customer focus and management of client expectations; ability to establish and maintain a high level of user trust and confidence.
Excellent oral and written communications skills.
Strong interpersonal skills; excellent teamwork skills in an enterprise backup environment
A strong knowledge of ITIL and IT Service Management
Experience with PowerShell scripting for task automation and runbook creation
Ability to support SMTP / Exchange mail flow and troubleshooting
Strong expertise with Citrix configuration and support
1+ year of experience working with cloud infrastructure environments such as Azure and AWS
Supporting cloud platforms such as Office 365,
This person must be a able to lift 30 to 50 pounds of weight occasionally.