SYSTEMS ENGINEER

Location
20148
Posted
Feb 28, 2017
Closes
May 04, 2017
Hours
Full Time
JOB STATUS:  OPEN POSTING DATE:  02/28/2017 CLOSING DATE:   POSTING NUMBER:  P1611523DTS LOCATION:  DEPT OF TECH SERVICES POSITION TITLE:  SYSTEMS ENGINEER QUALIFICATIONS:  

Degree in Technology field and experience servicing servers, computer systems and networks; or any equivalent combination of education and experience that would provide the following knowledge, abilities and skills:


 



  • Minimum five years’ experience with the design and management of network systems

  • Thorough knowledge of computer network systems, hardware, software, and associated equipment and devices as applied to the requirements of Loudoun County Public Schools; of effective techniques of troubleshooting and resolving network problems

  • In-depth knowledge of server hardware, operating systems such as Windows Server 2008/2012/2016, Active directory, TCP/IP, IIS, DNS, DHCP, Office 365 and other cloud services

  • Ability to design, install, and maintain computer network servers

  • Knowledge of Microsoft management tools as well as other management tools in the support of AD and server infrastructure

  • Ability to keep current in technology developments in the field

  • Good human relations and communications skills


 

JOB DESCRIPTION:  

Designs computer network systems, oversees the installation of these networks including the servers and workstations, validates the operation of these systems, installs needed operating systems and software on these systems, and facilitates the repair of both technical networking and software related problems.  Supports the enterprise network environment including Windows, Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, HyperV, SAN and related services and tasks.  Works closely with the Department of Technology Services staff and the county’s Department of Information Technology to insure continuity of network systems and policies.

RESPONSIBILITIES:  

  • Design, build, deploy and support application, web, file, database and virtual servers

  • Manage the accounts, groups, rights and policies in the enterprise Active Directory

  • Maintain documentation on all systems, including patch cycles, upgrade information and change management information

  • Installs and maintains the operating systems and workstation software on network systems

  • Assists the Systems Specialists who troubleshoot technical problems with networks, operating systems and software to successful conclusion

  • Support virtual server environments

  • Supports other technology and automation projects as assigned

  • Work with application owners and vendors on server related issues

OTHER INFORMATION:  

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit; use hands to finger, handle or feel objects or tools; and reach with hands and arms.  The employee is regularly required to see, talk and hear.  The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; and stoop, kneel, crouch or bend and may be required to lift up to approximately 50 pounds.

 

OUTSIDE APPLICANTS MUST UPDATE THEIR APPLICATION TO INDICATE WHICH POSITION(S) THEY ARE APPLYING FOR.

 

CURRENT LCPS CLASSIFIED EMPLOYEES MUST SUBMIT AN INTERNAL APPLICATION AND LETTER OF INTEREST FOR EACH POSITION IN WHICH INTEREST IS EXPRESSED.  THE LETTER OF INTEREST MUST INCLUDE THE JOB NUMBER AND PERSONAL IDENTIFICATION NUMBER (PID).

 

IF YOU HAVE NOT SUBMITTED A NEW RESUME WITHIN A YEAR AND/OR CHANGES HAVE BEEN MADE, PLEASE SUBMIT AN UPDATED RESUME.

 

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

APPLY TO:  

 

DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES AND TAKENT DEVELOPMENT

SALARY:  

Classified Position, Level 16

Salary Range: Refer to 

254 Day Position (Prorated), 8 hours per day

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