02 Nov
Senior Systems Engineer Northern Virginia
Virginia, Fairfaxva , 22038 Fairfaxva USA

Title: Senior Systems EngineerType: Full-TimeSalary: Competitive salary based on experienceLocation: Northern Virginia (Springfield/Vienna/Fairfax area)Benefits: Generous Benefits Package. Includes but not limited to full Dental / Medical Insurance, 401k, Flexible VacationVisa Sponsorship not available at this time The Senior Systems Engineer is a key member of the Infrastructure and Operations (I&O) team responsible for the design, administration, and support of our technology infrastructure. The Senior System Engineer will play a strategic role in the pending migration from our current on-premise architecture to one based on cloud technologies and will assume responsibility for managing the cloud-based infrastructure as it is rolled out.Required Technical Skills:

  • Ten or more years of progressive experience in IT is preferred; Experience working in Azure environments highly desirable
  • Excellent technical knowledge and aptitude in the areas of operating systems, storage area networking, virtualization, workstations (configuration and connectivity), network file servers, applicable software, and trouble-shooting techniques
  • Experience in implementing, monitoring and maintaining Microsoft Azure solutions, including compute, storage, network and security services is highly desirable
  • Knowledge of backup, restore, recovery and high availability strategies for Microsoft Azure environments
  • Knowledge of IaaS and PaaS services
  • Experience managing Azure AD and other authentication platforms
  • Experience with Microsoft 365
  • Familiarity with managing Linux systems
  • College degree in computer science, information systems, engineering, related field, or equivalent work experience
  • Certifications: Microsoft, EMC and VMware preferred
Required Soft Skills:
  • The ability to multi-task in a dynamic environment with changing priorities
  • Strong vendor management and partner relation skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and fluency in English
  • A business-oriented mindset driven by continual service improvement techniques
  • Ability to effectively identify and apply rapidly changing technology to business needs
  • Deadline and detail-oriented
  • Ability to work well both independently and in a team environment
Apply now by sending your CV to with your phone availability toReiley Callahan: Nigel Frank International is the global leader for Microsoft Technologies recruitment, advertising more Azure jobs than any other agency. We deal with both Microsoft Partners & End Users throughout North America. By specializing solely in placing candidates in the Microsoft Azure market I have built relationships with most of the key employers in North America and have an unrivalled understanding of where the best opportunities and Azure jobs are. I understand the need for discretion and would welcome the opportunity to speak to any Microsoft Azure candidates that are considering a new career or job either now or in the future. Confidentiality is of course guaranteed. For information on the Microsoft Azure market and some of the opportunities and Azure jobs that are available I can be contacted at Please see www.nigelfrank.com for more fantastic Microsoft Azure opportunities! Nigel Frank International Inc. is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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