Windows Engineer

Job Description

SmartSource is looking for a Windows Engineer for a 6+ month opportunity in Chandler, AZ.

Role: We are in need of a Windows Engineer for a 6+ month opportunity located in Chandler Arizona. This could go longer term or even perm with the customer down the road.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

- Candidate will perform the following duties at minimum as required, operating in a highly team oriented, proactive, and cost efficient environment:

- Provide word class internal and external customer support.

- Serve as an escalation point for tier one/two support and provide advance troubleshooting capability

- Strong written and verbal communication skills with ability to author, edit, and review documentation - policies/procedures/Change Management/Presentation.

- Highly team oriented person with ability to work closely with management, peers and end users.

- Premise work under standardization and best practice guidelines

- Follow security process/controls

- Monitor/Identify Enterprise performance indicators & gather metrics to ensure SLA compliance

- Troubleshoot, diagnose, recommend and implement workable, realistic solutions

- Conduct miscellaneous audits and inventories

- Complete independent projects in-line with strategic business objectives as approved

- Perform day-to-day administration functions related to Windows Server, Active Directory, File/Print, Exchange (O365), SQL Server, and VMWare.

- Performance monitoring, tuning, capacity planning and scalability of Windows based systems.

- System Monitoring, Event Management/Resolution

- Project Management & Team Leadership/Mentoring

- Engineering and Strategic Planning

- Weekend and off hours support as required

- Complete other duties as delegated

Qualifications:

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Must pass a criminal and drug background check prior to starting


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Bachelors degree in a computer related field or equivalent experience, along with exceptional written/verbal communications, and customer service skills are mandatory.


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Candidate must demonstrate SR-LEVEL competence with above duties in a


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Windows and VMWare environment with specific focus upon the following areas of expertise:

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Windows Server 2003, 2008, 2012 and related technologies


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Microsoft Exchange and Office 365 support


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File/Print/DHCP/DNS


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Active Directory 2003 and 2012


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SQL server 2003, 2008, and 2012


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VMWare vSphere 5.X virtualization infrastructure


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Storage access protocols and configuration in a Windows enviornement (FC, FCoE, iSCSI, CIFS, etc)


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Knowledge of networking concepts (VLANs, Jumbo Frames, QoS, VPC, Trunking, TCP/IP, Load balancers, Firewalls, Switching, Routing, etc).


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Experience with supporting mission critical enterprise environment with low tolerance of downtime


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Excellent organizational, verbal and written communication skills


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Experience working as a team lead


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Scripting (windows, powershell)


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Project Management


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Experience with HP and Cisco UCS Systems

Qualifications (Desired)


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Microsoft (MCP, MCSA) certifications


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VMware VCP5 certification


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Mobile Iron MDM solution administration


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CommVault Simpana 9/10


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NetApp FAS System Administration (SAN and NAS)


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VMware vCloud, vCAC, vCO


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Centrify


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Job Requirements

 

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Contractor
Job Type Information Technology, Engineering
Education None
Experience At least 3 year(s)
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Other Great Industries
Required Travel Negligible
Job ID 11563-1
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