Systems Engineer

Harrisburg, PA 17140

Posted: 03/07/2019 Employment Type: contract Job Number: 18048
Systems Engineer opening with our client.

Contract (5-6 months)
Pay Rate:
32/hr

In this role, you are responsible for the design, support, maintenance, and evaluation of computer networking and server systems.

Essential Functions
  • Manage and monitor all installed systems and infrastructure
  • Install, configure, test and maintain operating systems, application software and system management tools
  • Proactively ensure the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability
  • Monitor and test application performance for potential bottlenecks, identify possible solutions, and work with developers to implement those fixes
  • Maintain security, backup, and redundancy strategies
  • Write and maintain custom scripts to increase system efficiency and lower the human intervention time on any tasks
  • Participate in the design of information and operational support systems
  • Provide 2nd and 3rd level support
  • Liaise with vendors and other IT personnel for problem resolution
Qualifications, Experience and Skills
  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or related field and a minimum of 3 years’ experience OR Associate Degree in computer science or related field and 4 years’ experience.
  • MCSE required
  • Microsoft Server Operating Systems, MS IIS, VMware vSphere
  • Knowledge of PC operations, printer operations, file server operations, print server operations, and network operations.
  • Microsoft .Net
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • Microsoft Clustering Technologies
  • Network Security
  • Knowledge of Windows and Windows products, PC software set up and installation, connectivity products and hardware connectivity.
  • Strong knowledge of enterprise architecture technologies including load balancing, DNS and certificates
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Access, Visio)
  • Ability to work off hours as the need arises in support of changes to the LANs and WANs.
  • Superior interpersonal and customer service skills 

Systems Engineer - 18048
Oxford Solutions is a professional staffing firm that specializes in the placement of talented professionals into challenging, career-enriching opportunities. We're based in Pittsburgh, PA, but we have openings with major clients located nationwide. We provide multiple avenues of employment to include contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement. Our well-trained staff of recruiters will work with you to help land your first job or your dream job and strive to always affect people's lives in a positive way.

Matthew Whalen

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