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Senior Systems Engineer (Philadelphia, PA)
Ref No.: 18-04338
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Start Date / End Date: 07/16/2018 to 10/12/2018
Paladin Consulting is currently hiring a Senior Systems Engineer to join our team working onsite at our client's office located in Philadelphia, PA.

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Job Title: Senior Systems Engineer
Work Location: Philadelphia, PA
Duration: 3 month contract with option to extend or hire
Education/Experience Required: Bachelor's of Science is preferred or equivalent work related experience with a minimum of H.S Diploma 

Hours: 8:30-5pm ET Monday through Friday. Some night and weekend work.

Job Description & Responsibilities:
  • Take the lead in managing mission critical computing infrastructure. 
  • Act as an escalation point to lead troubleshooting and problem remediation activities. 
  • Assist in architecting solutions, documenting procedures and planning/executing maintenance activities. 
  • Provide customers and teammates with technical guidance that is based on strong technical skills and informed by the customer's needs. 
  • Build relationships across organizational boundaries to gain a deep understanding of business and technical requirements. 
  • Act as a technical advisor and mentor for operational support staff.
  • Support teammates and stakeholders in defining project plans and completing project tasks on-time. 
  • Work with stakeholders, peers and subject matter experts to develop, document and communicate technical best practices and standard operating procedures to deliver reliable, highly performant solutions. 
  • Work with stakeholders, peers and subject matter experts to create and operate lifecycle and capacity planning programs that ensure services we provide can be delivered in a reliable manner and within expected timelines. 
Required Skills & Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's of Science is preferred or equivalent work related experience with a minimum of H.S Diploma 
  • 10 years experience in system administration using VMware, Microsoft Windows, and/or Linux. 
  • Experience operating VMware ESXi on HP, Cisco or Dell x86 server models 
  • Experience with scripting and automation (powershell, vbscript or python) 
  • Experience with ESXi storage connectivity to SAN (using FC, FCoE or iSCSI) and/or NAS (using CIFS or NFS) 
  • Experience with VMware SRM/SRA with storage replication (EMC Recoverpoint or NetApp snapmirror) 
  • Experience with SNMP and monitoring tools (e.g. – Zenoss, CA SystemEdge, netsnmp, HP OMI, etc) 
  • Experience with data processing, analysis and reporting (e.g., spreadsheets, databases or scripting)  
Preferred Skills:
  • Experience with converged networking in blade chassis environments (Cisco, HP, Dell or Oracle blades). 
  • Experience in an IT Service Provider environment. 
  • Experience with other server or hypervisor replication technologies (Microsoft ASR—formerly InMage, Doubletake, Zerto, Veeam) 
  • Experience with HPE systems management tools (HPSA, HPNA, HPOO, uCMDB, OMI, etc
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