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Friday, November 18, 2011 6:45 PM
We are currently seeking an IT Senior Systems Engineer
Under limited supervision provides technical leadership, design and implementation in IT operations. Plans, organizes, installs, maintains, and project manage information systems for the DDN Data enterprise environment on a 24X7 schedule.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Leverage extensive experience with Group Policy Management to maintain and implement advanced GPO’s. Implement, install and manage Enterprise Monitoring; Enterprise Server Hardware installation and configuration, Current Virtualization technologies including HyperV, VMware and Citrix; Manage ISA/TMGW, enterprise anti-virus systems for desktop and server; provide customer support pertaining to network and system service calls using a work order system. Systems, local and wide area networking, telecommunications; participates as technical expert on customer-led project teams; Develops cost estimates and cost-benefit analyses for complex information system proposals; manages and conducts customer interface at all levels of the organization; tracks, forecasts, analyzes and reports on section status in budget, production and quality; tracks and evaluates emerging technologies for applicability and potential benefit to DDN; promotes technical and professional development of staff. Qualifications:
Desired Proactive Behaviors - display energy and initiative in solving problems. Follow all possible avenues to get the job done.
Quality - demonstrate appropriate quality and thoroughness in your work.
- Adaptable - undertake a variety of tasks willingly. Ability to switch from complex to routine tasks when required. Adapt quickly to new technologies and products. Work effectively with a variety of personalities and work styles.
- Decisive - ability to make decisions quickly when faced with multiple options. Ability to influence others in decided course of action.
- Integrity - act with personal integrity at all times.
- Professional - work within your team's processes. Confront problems, propose solutions and take ownership through to resolution or ensure a clear hand-off. Have a positive can-do approach to work.
DDN has a strong orientation towards these 4 characteristics and any successful employee will demonstrate these capabilities:
DDN takes pride in developing and promoting talent as an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, veteran status, or any other category protected by law. By fostering a diverse business environment, DDN welcomes opportunities to learn from each other, our customers, investors, suppliers, and business partners.
- Self-Starter – A pro-active orientation and the ability to operate independently to achieve goals.
- Success/Achievement Orientation – Ability to thrive in the face of adversity, drive to overcome all obstacles to reach goals.
- Leveraging Relationships – Orientation to leverage all relationships (internally and externally) to maximize personal and DDN successes.
- Problem Solving – Ability to understand a situation and to identify the best route to satisfy all concerned parties and enhance DDN’s brand.
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering Information Systems, or a closely related field and 8 years related work experience in a large data center environment. Any combination of the following: Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE/MCITP), Citrix, VMware, Unix/Linux, CCNA, Security and SAN certifications. Must have extensive experience with full implementation and setup of enterprise technologies. Experience in writing scripts using visual basic, MS SQL, batch files, WMI, VBscript, ADSI, LDAP and Wscript. Overall understanding of software package development. Maintain SCCM test laboratory. Audit of hardware/software inventory via SMS; Advanced Windows 2003 and 2008 server administration and troubleshooting; Comprehensive listing of Citrix Skills. Ability to maintain published applications and configure Citrix applications. Enterprise Monitoring experience. Enterprise Server Hardware experience, Knowledge of current Virtualization technologies including Virtualized Users, Apps, Desktops and Servers on VMware ESX Server, MS HyperV, AppV and Citrix; Overall understanding of Microsoft and Linux Systems Administration. SharePoint Portal and Services, SAN Storage, ITIL, ITSM, MOF. Windows, 2003, 2008, XP,7, OSX, Linux operating systems, MS office suites 2003-10; Microsoft Active Directory; Microsoft Exchange 2007-10; TCP/IP protocol suite; OSI Model, IIS, server monitoring software, Working knowledge of Security: ISA Server, PKI, IDS & IPS, Security Policy management, Principle of Least Privilege, Security Analysis, Security Auditing, Endpoint Security, Security Scanning and Monitoring, Network Access, Control, Knowledge of NAP, Trend Neatsuite. Demonstrated knowledge of Network Services, including DFS, DNS, WINS, DHCP, RAS, IAS, PKI, IPSec, EFS; working knowledge of Networking protocols including TCP/IP, OSPF, BGP, RIP, EIGRP, HSRP, VRRP; knowledge of Networking including Cisco, Foundry, Juniper, Checkpoint, VOIP, Nortel, Fiber; proficiency in Scripting: WSH, VBS, Jscript, ADSI, WMI, PowerShell. Manage projects involving multiple computing platforms, remote teams including technical professionals and customer staff, and outside vendors and contractors; effectively train, develop, and supervise technical and professional employees; estimate labor, skill, time, and other resource requirements, and produce cost-benefit analyses; establish and maintain strong business relationships with key vendors to maximize support available to DDN, identify and select alternatives; analyze and interpret complex information systems to solve system operating problems. Provide effective consulting to link customers' business objectives with relevant technology applications; exercise strong customer service values and commitment to all assigned projects; establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with all levels of DDN staff; and communicate effectively orally and in writing.
To be considered for this position, please apply online at:
Data Direct Networks (www.ddn.com) is the world’s largest privately held data storage company. We are the leading provider of data storage and computer technologies, solutions and services that enable content-rich and high-scalability IT environments to create and deliver value out of their information. Our customers include many of the world’s leading online content and social networking providers, high performance cloud and grid computing environments, life sciences, professional media and security and intelligence organizations. Deployed in thousands of mission critical environments worldwide, DDN solutions are the business-enabling backbone to today’s complex IT infrastructures.