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Senior Systems Engineer

  • ID: 493916
  • Posted: 10/13/2021
  • Location: Buffalo, NY
  • Category: IT - Information Technology
  • Job Type: Direct Placement
  • Duration: Direct Placement


One of Acara Solutions Information Technology Service Providers located in Buffalo, NY is looking for a Senior Systems Engineer to join their fast-growing team!

You will design, develop, support, and maintain the organization's systems infrastructure, including the implementation and design of hardware and software. Analyzes, develops, modifies, tests and maintains the system. Makes updates to system related installation documentation. The Senior Systems Engineer contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project.

Responsibilities & Essential Functions:
• Installs, configures, maintains, and monitors servers and associated systems.
• Oversees system performance and troubleshooting issues.
• Updates the operating system and manage utilization, network printing, local storage, and network resources.
• Manages user administration and access controls.
• Responds to service desk escalations, user problems and questions.
• Coordinates and performs additions and changes to systems, investigations, analyses, recommendations, configurations, installations and testing of new hardware and software.
• Participates in planning, design, and technical review and implementation for new infrastructure.
• Develops, maintains, and interprets information, system usage, functional specifications, and detailed design documentation and diagrams in relation to enterprise class servers.
• Plans and implements changes to systems infrastructure for compliance to corporate standards.
• Supports escalation to the service desk and systems administrators.
• Provides technical consultation, training, and support to other IT staff.
• Responsible for understanding the need to protect confidential information, protected health information and any other confidential client information, and applies information security principles when dealing with such information.
• Responsible for understanding the Clients systems availability SLAs, security and compliance processes, procedures, and reporting requirements.
Job Requirements

Required Skills / Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in computer Science, management information systems or equivalent experience.
  • Experience in the development and support of systems in a client-server, enterprise server environment.
  • Experience with AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud Platform.
  • Experience with on-prem to cloud migrations for workloads.
  • O365 experience 
  • Exchange Administration, troubleshooting and migrations.
  • Experience in project planning and control, good business problem solving ability and good time and work management skills.
  • Experience with antivirus general configuration and troubleshooting with a specific focus on virtual systems operability.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of technical systems implementation, disaster recovery, performance tuning, system utilities and tools, third party software packages, and software packages used to monitor and support technical systems.

Preferred Skills / Qualifications:
  • Server+, NET+, A+, MCSA, Azure Administrator, AWS Foundational certification preferred.
  • Previous experience working within an MSP Company.

Aleron companies (Acara Solutions, Aleron Shared Resources, Broadleaf Results, Lume Strategies, TalentRise, Viaduct, and Aleron's strategic partner, SDI) are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. The Aleron companies welcome and encourage applications from diverse candidates, including people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for applicants taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Applicants for this position must be legally authorized to work in the United States. This position does not meet the employment requirements for individuals with F-1 OPT STEM work authorization status.

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