Network Systems Engineer

JOB FUNCTION: Information Technology
JOB TYPE: Direct Hire
LOCATION: New York, NY
COMPENSATION: Not Specified
REMOTE / ONSITE: Hybrid
POSTED: Jun 21, 2022

Our client is a smaller privately-held food and beverage company based in NYC. They are currently seeking a Network Systems Engineer to join their team.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

DOE

Position Overview:

This Network Systems Engineer will be responsible for ongoing support of server infrastructure, network, and cloud services throughout the company. The Network Systems Engineer will ensure that changes and upgrades to these systems are properly planned and executed following standard procedures. This Network Systems Engineer will also have 1 to 2 direct reports.

Responsibilities of the Network Systems Engineer:

  • Configure, administer, and maintain virtualization environments in VMWare and Azure
  • Monitor and manage both on-premises and cloud-based services and systems
  • Administer backend office systems, including but not limited to Domain Names, DHCP, file servers, database servers, Sharepoint servers, etc.
  • Ensure security compliance through regular assessments and remediation
  • Understand and manage backups and disaster recovery procedures for IT services, databases, and applications
  • Conduct routine patching and upkeep of IT systems
  • Support and guide the ServiceDesk in resolving problems to minimize impact to business users
  • Manage basic administration of network devices, firewalls, and network utility systems
  • Monitor and support security applications and tools, including detection, response, mitigation, and reporting of cybersecurity threats
  • Manage the technology vendor relationships and service levels

Qualifications of the Network Systems Engineer:

  • 2+ years as a Systems/Network Engineer/Administrator
  • Deep operational knowledge of Windows servers, workstations, Active Directory / Exchange administration and configuration, managing Office 365 hosted services
  • Experience in the design, implementation, and maintenance of Windows Server Active Directory, Azure AD, MFA services
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Exchange email services, anti-phishing, and DNS management
  • Experience of storage appliances, backups, disaster recovery, Azure/AWS cloud environments
  • Experience with administration of VoIP services, WebEx calling, MS Teams, or similar services
  • Working knowledge of network devices and setups with VLANs, switches, firewalls, VPNs, etc.
  • Ability to administer Cisco switches and basic firewalls

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or a related field or equivalent relevant experience.

Benefits:

  • Atrium Care Package available, upon eligibility
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
Position ID: 111062