Senior Systems Engineer Posted Oct 06
Shulman Fleming , New York, NY
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Senior Systems Engineer

Under the direct supervision of theAssociate VP Web Operations and Infrastructure, the Lead Systems Engineer has the responsibility to create and manage technology infrastructure to support the growth of the computing environment. This role additionally will be responsible to be the highest escalation point for all technical issues. This role calls for a well-rounded IT professional with a strong ability to solve technical issues.


Promote availability and stability in a 24/7 High Availability environment
Analyze performance of the environment and recommend improvements where needed
Profiling deep level capacity planning of critical systems
Perform security scans and contribute to stakeholders responsible for security and risk assessments
Mentor colleagues and make sure systems are operable by them
Respond to alerts and quickly triage problems and work with the team to resolve issues.
Design and implementation of projects and improvements
Required Skills and Qualifications:

Positive, pro-active approach to systems and people
A healthy obsession with collecting and graphing data
5+ Years Windows Active Directory experience
5+ Years of experience with Cisco switching and firewalls.
3+ Years VMWare vCenter / ESX
3+ Years scripting, bash, PowerShell or others
Expert knowledge of Microsoft Operating Systems
Expert knowledge of IIS Web server, good knowledge of apache web server
Ability to work with Linux at more than a basic level. Install packages, use vi, basic troubleshooting, basic shell scripts.
Experience implementing and using SAN storage and iSCSI
Experience with SQL server. Installing, maintaining and basic query skills required
Good knowledge of Microsoft licensing
Hands-on hardware troubleshooting experience (Raid, Memory, CPU, Hard Drives, Video, etc…)
Ability to research software/networking issues as required
Website delivery and troubleshooting end to end
Experience supporting user VPN connections
Windows File security, permissions, and auditing
Advanced DNS Administration and troubleshooting
Windows system patching (WSUS)
Working knowledge of network hardware, protocols, and standards, including TCP/IP, firewalls, and routing
Experience implementing monitoring and using custom and deep level monitors used for alerting (Zabbix prefered)
Strong attention to detail
Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

Payments environment experience
Certifications in: Microsoft, ITIL, Linux or VMWare
SIEM Logging or real-time event correlation and alerting
Zabbix Monitoring (or something similar)
Single sign-on projects, IAM etc..
Asset Management
Jira / Confluence / ZenDesk
PagerDuty - on call rotation

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