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Systems Engineer III

Location: Atlanta, GA

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

We’re looking for a full-time experienced tier 3 System Engineer for our fast-growing company with a collaborative, team-focused culture. We strive to offer our customers service that is unparalleled in the technology industry.  As a Systems Engineer III, you will have the opportunity to work with a variety of individuals that may include business users, internal and external customers, application developers, QA, project leaders and others with a primary focus on large-scale systems, applications, databases and reports leveraging multiple tools, processes, and technologies. If you enjoy resolving complex issues related to server performance, capacity and availability, this may be an exciting opportunity to advance your career.

Required Technical Skills

  • System Center Suite
    • Expert knowledge of Configuration Manager: Application Deployment, OSD, Compliance, Software Updates, Reporting and Administration.
    • Mid-to-Expert knowledge of Orchestrator
    • Mid-range knowledge of all of suite applications
    • Certification is preferred
  • Scripting
    • Expert knowledge of PowerShell. The ability to write a basic script on demand is paramount.
    • Mid-range knowledge of VB, C++ or other scripting language
  • High level experience with the following is a MUST:
    • Office 365
    • Active Directory
    • DNS
    • DHCP
    • Group Policy
  • Experience with the following technologies is a plus:
    • Azure 
    • Bomgar 
    • GroupID 
    • external DNS (websites)
    • DMZ

Daily Job Duties

  • Support daily operations of a Windows server environment
  • Assist with troubleshooting Tier 3 issues related to the server environment
  • Build, configure, optimize, troubleshoot, and maintain servers and applications
  • Provide input to system and solution architecture design
  • Perform routine DR testing, maintenance tasks, troubleshooting, and operational support tasks
  • Server Security patching
  • Manage server infrastructure changes within the organization
  • Maintain system integrity and security are maintained
  • Collaborate with team members to complete project tasks assigned to the systems engineering team
  • Contribute to and maintain security compliance standards
  • Document relationships and interdependencies between systems and processes
  • Ability to articulate user needs and requirements from high level user stories
  • Ensure critical systems, applications, and services are always up and running

Additional Responsibilities

  • Responsible for ensuring that Production and Lab server areas are kept secure, organized, neat and orderly
  • Management and maintenance of various vendor relationships for all server and related hardware and software
  • Support and maintenance of server monitoring systems with SCOM, Solarwinds
  • Software usage and auditing
  • Server asset management
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications to Meet Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or Computer Science or 3+ years of current Microsoft server certification(s)
  • 1+ years’ experience working in a Systems Engineer or equivalent role
  • 3+ years’ experience supporting Microsoft Server products
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Able to work in a team environment and fulfilling objectives with minimum direct supervision
  • Limited travel – 10% or less

MUST-HAVE Soft Skills

  • GREAT attitude
  • Exceptional customer service
  • Team Spirit
  • Good communications
  • Strong work ethic
  • Dedication to our team


We value our employees’ time and efforts. Our commitment to your success is enhanced by our competitive salary depending on experience, and an extensive benefits package including paid time off, medical, dental and vision benefits, and future growth opportunities within the company. Plus, we work to maintain the best possible environment for our employees, where people can learn and grow with the company. We strive to provide a collaborative, creative environment where each person feels encouraged to contribute to our processes, decisions, planning and culture.

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