SYSTEMS ENGINEER

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Location
West Monroe, Louisiana
Industry
Information Technology
Job Type
Full-Time
Salary
US$ 48,000 - US$ 60,000 per year, $48k - 60k per year + none
Ref. Number
S_15248
Contact
Brittany Forbis, Spherion
Phone
318-340-0005
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Job Description

Summary
Responsible for server and network installations, migrations and configurations, resolving backups and monitoring alerts, and other issues onsite or via remote support.

Primary responsibilities
- Oversee the day-to-day operation of computer networks including hardware/software support of mission critical servers, routers and switches, training, and special projects
- Install new / upgrade existing servers and configure hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories, storage, etc. in accordance with standards and project/operational requirements
- Maintain enterprise level backups to ensure complete redundancy of systems
- Create, track, and close tickets in our ticketing software
- Technical documentation
- Research and update client management team on technologies and strategies to achieve the highest level of network efficiency
- Setup, manage and troubleshoot Site-to-Site and remote IPSec VPN tunnels across different platforms
- Apply OS patches and upgrades on a regular basis, and upgrade administrative tools and utilities
- Practice network asset management, including maintenance of network component inventory and related documentation and technical specifications information; maintain maintenance contracts
- Deploy hardware and software to the end users, including VOIP telephony
- Perform server security audits and recommend enhancements as necessary Resolve server and network alerts throughout the day and address in order of priority
- Resolve escalated issues with server and workstation backups as needed
- Install, migrate and configure new servers and network equipment
- Document all client sites
- Build check lists for Level I techs to use for repetitive tasks
- Other office activities

Working hours: M-F 8AM-5PM

Skills:
If interested in this position, please apply online.

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