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Added Sep 29, 2023 Systems Operations Engineer (25888) REMOTE, REMOTE | Contract Apply

Job Description

LRS Consulting Services has been delivering the highest quality consultants to our clients since 1979. We've built a solid reputation for dealing with our clients and our consultants with honesty, integrity, and respect. We work hard every day to maintain that reputation, and we're very interested in candidates who can help us. If you're that candidate, this opportunity is made for you!

Looking for more than just another assignment? We're looking for you! This isn't just another assignment, but a real opportunity and a challenge for the right person. LRS Consulting Services is seeking a Systems Operations Engineer for a 6-month contract to hire opportunity with our client in Central Illinois!

A Systems Operations Engineer is responsible for operational aspects of companies Data Center infrastructure to help enhance the Member Experience. Provides technical support escalation from desktop and Telecom support staff.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Diagnoses, troubleshoots, and resolves hardware, software, or other network and system problems; replaces defective components when necessary.
  • Monitors network and applications to ensure the availability of all systems to users.
  • Performs necessary maintenance to support network and application availability.
  • Plans, executes, and documents routinely scheduled disaster recovery tests of current infrastructure and applications.
Job duties as described with respect to the following areas:
Primary:
  • 1) Systems: Windows, Linux, Cisco UCS.
  • 2) Networking: LAN, packet capture analysis, basic network troubleshooting tools (ping, tracert, etc.).
  • 3) Storage: SAN, NAS, archival and both distributed and clustered file server technologies.
  • 4) Database maintenance: Microsoft SQL, MySQL and Oracle.
  • 5) Enterprise Applications: Teller system, CLOS, check processing, Corporate Imaging System, SCCM deployment, etc.
  • 6) Business Continuity / Disaster Recovery (BC/DR): Quarterly planning, failure testing, site operations. Backup and restore of data for BC/DR.
  • 7) Active Directory: DNS, DHCP and Group Policy, user and computer management.
  • 8) Virtualization: Server and network.
  • 9) Collaboration: Corporate Video Systems, internal CHAT solutions, and enterprise email.
  • 10) Monitoring: Network, Systems, and Application performance monitoring tools.
  • 11) Compliance: Understanding of the security policy and procedures for financial industry regulators.
Secondary:
  • 1) Networking: WAN, Public DNS, Data Center Switching and Application Delivery Controllers.
  • 2) Business Continuity / Disaster Recovery (BC/DR): Inter-site operability, site architecture.
  • 3) Assist with security maintenance and vulnerability mitigations.
  • 4) Assist all areas of the organization with security alerts, events, incident response, and remediation.
Must have 3+ years of experience with the following:
  • Patching
  • TCP/IP protocol
  • LAN/WAN technologies
  • Windows Active Directory Environment; System Administration
  • VMWare vSphere
  • Current Windows Desktop
  • Experience with troubleshooting hardware/software in a network environment.
  • Windows Server 2012/2016, Linux experience
  • Microsoft SQL System Administration
Preferred:
  • Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA)
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA)
  • Red Hat Certified Systems Administrator (RHCSA)
  • Cisco Certified Networking Associate (CCNA)
  • VMware Certified Associate (VCA)
Candidate must be able to effectively communicate in English (written & verbal)
Candidate must have permanent authorization to work in the USA for any employer
Corp to Corp candidates will not be considered

LRS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment will receive consideration without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, gender identity, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status or protected veteran status.

Colorado Pay Range:
20 - 125/per Hour