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Senior Systems Engineer

Company: Strategic Service Solutions, Inc
Location: Long Beach
Posted on: June 17, 2022

Job Description:

Strategic Service Solutions, Inc. specializes in Managed IT Services for some of the largest container terminals on the west coast. Our customers rely on us to manage their critical IT infrastructure so they can focus on their vital business processes. We forge relationships and reduce the burden of IT management.

We are looking for technically oriented and enthusiastic people who love a challenge and want to make a difference-people that love learning about technology and are focused on customer service.

As a Senior Systems Engineer, you will be responsible for owning and maintaining server and storage infrastructure as well as guiding projects to successful completion.

Minimum 10 years of work experience as a Systems Engineer, System Administrator, or similar role
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) or equivalent certification
Strong knowledge of Windows Server Operating Systems 2008-2019
Strong knowledge of Windows Operating Systems (Windows 7 / 10), including registry, file management, and group policies
Ability to commute to the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach several days per week
Willing to learn and adapt to new technologies
Be detail-oriented, especially with documentation
Able to climb stairs with up to 25 pounds of equipment, adhere to all personal protection equipment (PPE) policies (safety vest/jacket, protective shoes, etc.), and sit in an office chair for up to 8 hours.
Valid California driver's license
Qualify for and obtain a Transportation Workers Identification Credential (TWIC) (https://www.tsa.gov/disqualifying-offenses-factors)

Essential Duties:
Lead new projects to support new systems and technology
Lead a small systems team
Collaborate with technical and non-technical clients
Design and implement backup systems, disaster recovery and remediation procedures
Manage systems and IT infrastructure for clients including but not limited to:Cisco Unified Computing System (Cisco UCS)
Communicate with vendors, system team and NOC regarding systems patching management (Desktop Central, WSUS, etc)
Cisco ISE
VMware vSphere 6.0 and up
Microsoft Azure

Manage and maintain Active Directory
Manage DNS, DHCP, IIS on Windows Servers
Automate routine tasks with scripting (PowerShell, Linux, batch file)
Client systems asset management
Client systems configuration management
Excellent customer service skills
Apply a logical approach in solving challenging problems
Maintain and update datacenter documentation by performing remote and on-site surveys as needed
Develop and update documentation for processes and technical guides
Troubleshoot systems related network issues, as needed
Troubleshoot with different teams and vendors to provide a working solution

Preferred Qualifications:
Extensive experience with virtualization technology (e.g. Cisco UCS, VMware vSphere 6.0 and up)
Working knowledge of email security
Experience with DDI-DNS, DHCP, and IP address management (IPAM)
Extensive experience managing Windows Active Directory
Patch management experience
Experience with hardening systems to decrease attack surface
Experience configuring and managing IT monitoring solutions (Solarwinds Orion, PRTG, etc.)
Datacenter experience (rack servers, EOL management, tracing fiber, labeling, documentation)
Strong troubleshooting and critical thinking skills
Superior organization skills and multi-tasking abilities
Working experience with Python and Ansible is a plus

Keywords: Strategic Service Solutions, Inc, Long Beach , Senior Systems Engineer, Other , Long Beach, California

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