Robert Half International Systems Engineer in Deer Park, Texas


Sr. IT Systems Engineer 3-6 month contract to hire

This company a leading provider of industrial specialty services with headquarters in Houston, TX, and operating units in the United States and Canada. The company supports routine maintenance, turnarounds and capital projects by providing services including scaffolding and work access, insulation, coatings/linings, and asbestos abatement, as well as additional associated services.

Job Details

The Senior Systems Administrator is responsible for the team that provides support, management and maintenance of the enterprise computing environment, hardware and software. The environment is comprised of servers, storage, core Microsoft services, AV, content filtering and other core services. The ideal candidate will have extensive knowledge in Core Technologies and have experience with hosted and in-house equipment with strengths in Microsoft technologies and VMWare. Must be able to work within a group or as an individual contributor with a Company/Team first mentality and a focus on customer service.

Job Responsibilities: Provide leadership to System Administration team members. Assist with the development of group strategy and direction. Provide support and guidance for the Enterprise Computing environment. This will include: HP Servers and Storage (Nimble) Virtual Server Technologies (VMWare, HyperV, Citrix) MS Azure Microsoft AD/DNS/Exchange/Office 360/Skype for Business Content Filtering (Umbrella, Cylance) Anti-Virus (McAfee, SCEP) Enterprise Backup (DPM) Develop, refine, and document policies, processes and procedures. In addition the role will need to cross-train when applicable. Work closely with various IT groups to transition tasks, ensure performance and manage issues through to resolution. Develop and Establish relevant metrics (KPI/SLA) to drive results within the business. This should include technical metrics, business process metrics and overall support metrics. Provide support and assistance to issues reported through Incident Management tool and/or direct request from IT associates. Perform Change Management duties that can include meeting representation, change implementation and technical support.

Skills Qualifications: 10+ Years working within professional, enterprise level IT Organization 7+ Years of experience in working as a Systems Administrator or Engineer Bachelor?s degree in technical field or equivalent experience, certifications and training Extensive Working knowledge of Microsoft technologies Extensive Working knowledge of Virtual server technologies Extensive knowledge of SAN environments. Design, Administration and Support Good overall knowledge of Enterprise Level technologies Strong Problem solving and troubleshooting skills required Excellent verbal and written client communications skills required Experience in managing multiple resources in a matrix organization that includes technical and business users/roles Experience in managing external Solution Providers with ability to drive results

The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature of work performed; the level of knowledge and skills typically required; and usual working conditions of this position. It is not designed to contain, or be interpreted as, a comprehensive listing of all requirements or responsibilities that may be required by employees in this job.


MS Office, MS Windows, Active Directory, MS Windows 10

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Salary: $39.59 to $45.84 per hour

Location: Deer Park, TX

Date Posted: December 7, 2018

Employment Type: Contract to Full Time

Job Reference: 04130-0010752485

Staffing Area: Technology & IT