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DataCenter Engineer
Ref No.: 17-03097
Location: Houston, Texas
Position Type:Right to Hire
Experience Level: 7 Years
Start Date / End Date: 08/21/2017 to 11/24/2017
Paladin Consulting is currently hiring a DataCenter Engineer - HP & AWS to join our team working onsite at our client's office located in Houston/Galleria area.

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Job Title: HP DataCenter Engineer w/ AWS
Work Location: Houston/Galleria Area
Duration: 3 month [contract to hire]
Education/Experience Required: Bachelors Degree w/ 7+ yrs experience

The Sr Systems Administrator will have knowledge in a variety of areas such as Windows and Linux operating systems, VMware virtual environments, Storage Area Networks (SAN) and Cloud technologies such as Amazon Web Services or Windows Azure. You will work with the development and application teams providing technical consultation on infrastructure design and architecture.

Day to Day's
  • Work with the L2 Service Desk to address problems, issues, and requests as needed
  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of the server infrastructure environment
  • Assist in the procurement, build, and load of new server equipment
  • Demonstrate a clear understanding of cloud technologies
  • Develop, maintain, and communicate technology refresh schedule for server related equipment
  • Communicate critical events, issues or concerns to IT management in a timely manner
  • Adhere to the current Change Management, Security, and SOX controls procedures
  • Interface with the customer base
  • Administer Microsoft technologies, such as AD/ADFS, DNS, DHCP, Terminal Services,Group Policy, Windows Server Update Services (WSUS), and IIS
  • Provide detailed technical support documentation
  • Experience with Microsoft Windows Server and Linux operating systems
Background/Experience (REQUIRED)
  • A Bachelor's degree in IT, MIS, CIS or Computer Engineering
  • 8 yrs of experience in systems administration
  • Ability to install, configure, maintain, and troubleshoot all versions of MS Windows Server
  • Ability to troubleshoot and administer cloud technologies, i.e. AWS or Microsoft Azure
  • Experience with HP Blade servers
  • Storage Area Networks (SAN) and Network Attached Storage (NAS) experience
  • Basic knowledge of server virtualization technologies
Background/Experience (PREFER)
  • ServiceNow exposure
  • Familiarity with MDM solutions – MobileIron preferred
  • Familiarity with enterprise-class FTP (such as GlobalSCAPE) a plus
  • Microsoft Exchange 2010 or later
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 6
  • Lync Server 2013 or later
  • VBScript, WinBatch, PowerShell Scripting Experience
  • Citrix Technologies (XenApp, XenDesktop)
  • VMware vSphere ESXi Administration
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