Systems Engineer- Tier III


: $121,560.00 - $170,510.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Information Technology

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Position Description:

Seeking a Systems Engineer-Tier III to support Information Technology (IT) initiatives in healthcare and federal grants arena. The initiatives include Operations and Maintenance (O&M) services to enable organizations to operate and maintain enterprise systems in response to various legislative, policy, management, and technology changes. The outcomes enable the organization to strengthen its program management and operations in support of its mission to improve and achieve health equity.

Your future duties and responsibilities:
  • The Systems Engineer-Tier III will be responsible for developing solutions in a growing Microsoft Windows and VMWare based environment and ensuring the availability of virtualization hosts VMWare, AWS, Azure, etc.
  • Configuring all new implementations, and developing processes and procedures for ongoing management of the server environment. This is achieved by monitoring, maintaining, supporting, and optimizing all networked software and associated operating systems.
  • Apply proven communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills to help identify, communicate, and resolve issues in order to maximize the benefit of IT systems investments.
  • Develop strategies for client/server implementations; architect the cloud infrastructure
required to support those strategies.
  • Support the project lead in the design and review of new server systems, applications, and hardware; conduct capacity planning as needed.
  • Lead, coordinate and participate in key process improvements as they relate to
the client/server/cloud environment.
  • Coordinate and collaborate with technical and functional services team members to ensure
availability, reliability, and scalability of organizational servers to meet business

  • Establish and implement policies, procedures, and technologies to ensure server security.
  • Participate in and support capacity planning and the development of long-term
strategic goals for systems, software, and storage in conjunction with technical

services team members.

Operational Management
  • Monitor ticking and support systems for entries on server and server resource issues prioritize and respond to work orders as appropriate.
  • Serve as a cornerstone for escalating server issues; provide timely response to
customer escalations.
  • Perform file system configuration and management; define and perform server
backups and recovery procedures.
  • Implement server upgrades, maintenance fixes, and vendor-supplied
  • Monitor and test system performance and provide performance statistics and
  • Define and implement strategies for integrating disparate operating system
  • Recommend and execute modifications to server environment in order to
improve efficiency, reliability, and performance.
  • Develop and maintain training materials and server documentation as it relates
to system configuration, mapping processes, and service records.
  • Ensure system connectivity of all servers, shared software, groupware, and
other applications.
  • Conduct research on emerging products, services, protocols, and standards in
support of systems software procurement and development efforts.
  • Perform and test backups and restores to ensure that enterprise data is
effectively protected.
  • Monitor, analyze, and predict trends for storage equipment performance, space
allocation, and data growth to recommend enhancements.
  • Perform related duties consistent with the scope and intent of the position.
Required qualifications to be successful in this role:
  • Must have familiarity with Amazon Web Services (AWS) or Microsoft Azure, certification preferred
  • Experience in a largely virtualized VMware environment
  • Experience with database technology (SQL, Oracle, etc)
  • At least six years' equivalent work experience in a technical analytical
position responsible for managing server environments.
  • Experience installing, configuring, and maintaining all manners of server
hardware and associated network equipment.
  • Experience with server performance tuning and monitoring tools.
  • Familiarity with TCP/IP and other network protocols and operating system configuration.
  • General knowledge of storage technologies such as SAN or NAS, as well as
Active Directory or other directory services.


  • Cloud Computing
  • Database
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Microsoft Azure Solution Cert.
  • Network
  • Network Administration
  • System Administration
  • TCP/IP
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