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Senior Systems Engineer in Manchester, CT at Bob's Discount Furniture

Date Posted: 11/22/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Sr. Systems Engineer will be responsible for the planning, design, and implementation of our rapidly growing system infrastructure. You will be part of a talented team of engineers and administrators that demonstrate technical competency, delivering mission critical infrastructure and ensuring the highest levels of availability, performance and security to our fully virtualized VMware environment. We are looking for candidates that have extensive experience in VMware, SAN Architecture, Microsoft Server, and Blade Center technologies.


Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for VMware VSphere 5.1 & 6 environment, ESX setup, VM rollouts, troubleshooting, maintenance, etc.
  • Maintains hands-on experience with Blade Server Setup, installation, and troubleshooting
  • Recommend, design and implement new technology for the Company
  • Maintains thorough knowledge of computer system performance tuning
  • Ensures smooth day-to-day operations
  • Establishes and maintains related technical standards and procedures
  • Collects, monitors, and analyzes systems performance data
  • Effectively troubleshoots Windows, Linux and other company approved operating systems and applications
  • Ability to perform all requirements of the company Windows Systems Administrator position


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years direct experience with VMware VSphere 5.1 & 6 environments
  • Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Server Products and Applications, MS Group Policies, Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, etc.
  • Experience directly troubleshooting Windows, Linux and other approved operating systems and applications
  • Understanding of Windows systems administration functionality
  • Excellent communication skills – both verbal and written


Preferred Qualifications

  • Microsoft Certified Engineer
  • VMware Certification
  • Experience with Blade Server setup, installation, and troubleshooting
  • Experience with Equallogic SAN’s
  • Knowledge of computer system performance tuning
  • Experience with SQL, Exchange, Linux, Citrix

Bob’s Discount Furniture is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to reasonably accommodating qualified persons with disabilities to enable them to perform the essential duties of their position.