Systems Engineer

  • location: Jacksonville, FL (remote)
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $52.45 per hour

job description

Systems Engineer

job summary:
Our client located in Jacksonville, FL has immediate openings for a highly motivated Systems Administrator with experience in Forescout CounterAct to join their dynamic and growing team. The ideal candidate will be full of enthuasim and drive. The client is open to 100% remote resources, with the ability to work EST hours. Visa Sponsorship is not available at this time.

location: JACKSONVILLE, Florida
job type: Contract
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: No Degree Required

IT Systems Engineers are responsible for monitoring, installation, configuration, administration, troubleshooting and maintenance of technology solutions. IT Systems Engineers provide technical support, troubleshoot problem and perform scripting/programming to ensure stable and efficient operation of technology solutions.

Essential functions:

- Performs installation, monitoring, testing, configuration, migration, maintenance and troubleshooting of assigned technology

- Manages system/application environment and ongoing operations

- Ensures that the technologies are updated with current, stable, and compliant architecture and applications that meet enterprise standards

- Researches, designs, implements and tests technology solutions

- Proactively monitors and reports performance and utilization of assigned technologies

- Troubleshoots software and/or hardware issues/failures

- Resolves alerts and performs remediation activities

- Manages problem or escalated tickets and tasks and out of cycle requests from systems/software owners

- Collects and presents data for reporting and planning

- Assists with developing tactical strategies, processes and procedures related to systems/application administration

- Determines migration and upgrade impacts and diagnose/resolve complex technology/application errors

- Collaborates with IT and business area partners on work groups and initiatives

- Determines best course of action for meeting business needs

- May provide input into infrastructure architecture designs

- Writes programming/scripting

- May participate in Disaster Recovery planning and exercises

- Ensures execution and alignment to architectural standards and blueprints.

- May contribute input to infrastructure architecture

- Performs on-call activities as needed for the environment and technologies


- Extensive working knowledge of multiple technologies and their interfaces and integration

- Competent working in one or more environments highly integrated with an operating system.

- Extensive experience implementing and administering/managing technical solutions in major, large-scale system implementations

- High critical thinking skills to evaluate alternatives and present solutions that are consistent with business objectives and strategy.

- Ability to manage tasks independently and take ownership of responsibilities

- Ability to learn from mistakes and apply constructive feedback to improve performance

- Ability to communicate technical information clearly and articulately

- Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment

- Experience analyzing business requirements and translating them into technical solutions

- Experience using Agile methodology

Required Experience:

3-5 years of related work experience or equivalent combination of transferable experience demonstrating proficiency and experience in design, implementation, monitoring and troubleshooting technology

Required Education:

Related Bachelor's degree in an IT related field or relevant work experience

  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 3 years of experience
  • Education: No Degree Required
  • Systems Analysis (3 years of experience is required)
  • Forescout Counter Act (3 years of experience is required)

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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