Randstad Windows Server Engineer in Atlanta, Georgia

Windows Server Engineer

job details:

  • location:Atlanta, GA

  • salary:$55 - $65 per hour

  • date posted:Monday, February 11, 2019

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:670258

job description

Windows Server Engineer

job summary:

Our Client is seeking a Windows Server Engineer to work an exciting long-term project with our Client in Atlanta. This individual should have strong Windows Server OS, VMWare and hardware knowledge. The candidate should have a minimum of 5 years of experiencing supporting hardware and VMWare visualization.

location: Atlanta, Georgia

job type: Contract

salary: $55 - 65 per hour

work hours: 8am to 5pm

education: Bachelors


Job Responsibilities:

  • Knowledge of architecture and systems administration processes for Microsoft Windows

  • Make decisions that have direct impact on the availability, performance and cost of providing services to our customers, broad latitude to identify opportunities for improvement and to drive them to implementation.

  • Implement Test, QA and Production configurations

  • Gathers customers' business requirements, issues, tactical and strategic initiatives and shares them with the rest of Wintel Services to ensure we continue to improve our customer satisfaction and meet their business requirements

  • Work with business partners, other IT support organizations, and vendors to strategize, plan and lead continual improvements in systems design, enhancements and technology upgrades

  • Provides direction in escalations and oversights in meeting committed service objectives

  • Ensures adherence to operational policies and procedures in compliance with corporate guidelines

  • Participates in efforts to drive efficiencies and meet business agreements

  • Maintains appropriate Metrics and Reporting processes

  • Evaluates and validates problems & drives problem resolution


Required Job qualifications:

Skill focus: Hardware/VMWare

  • Extensive hardware experience from multiple vendors with a focus on HPE hardware including rack mount and blade servers

  • Extensive experience with VMWare (5.5, 6.0 and 6.5)

  • Technical Experience with Microsoft Windows Server 2008/2012/2016

  • Excellent troubleshooting and analytical skills

  • Excellent writing, communication, collaboration, and listening skills

  • Intermediate scripting skills (PowerShell/VB Script)

skills: Desired Job Skills:

  • Experience supporting server hardware in a large, enterprise environment.

  • Experience with VMware vROPs or another tool for monitoring VMware.

  • Experience deploying and supporting VMware vSAN.

  • 3+ years' experience in an IT systems and Services Delivery environment supporting Wintel Systems and TCP/IP Networks

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