IT Systems Engineer

Employer
Logi Analytics
Location
Mclean, VA
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Mar 21, 2017
Function
Engineer, IT
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
COMPANY OVERVIEW Founded in 2000, Logi Analytics provides businesses the fastest and easiest way to deliver business analytics, dashboards, and reports to a broad range of users, as well as to embed them into existing applications - all for a fraction of the cost of other solutions. Unlike traditional Business Intelligence platforms that are complex and costly, Logi Analytics' agile technology allows organizations to rapidly develop, deploy, and adapt BI applications that serve any number of users on any platform „ Ÿ all without extensive development or professional services. Logi Analytics is headquartered in McLean, Virginia, with sales and support offices in the UK and Europe. Logi Analytics is a privately held, venture-backed firm with investments from Updata Partners, GroTech Ventures, Summit Partners and LLR Partners. For more information, visit LogiAnalytics.com. SUMMARY The Senior Systems Engineer's role is to assist the IT Manager to ensure the streamlined operation of the IT Department in alignment with the business objectives of the organization. The Senior Systems Engineer will primarily execute implementations of technology as well as troubleshoot and maintain existing platforms. The Senior Systems Engineer will provide second and third level analysis of problems to resolution as needed. The Senior Systems Engineer will research new technologies, prototype, and make recommendations to management. ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES . Research, design, implement, and troubleshoot information systems and technology solutions in support of business needs. Review troubleshooting procedures, operations manuals, and user guidance. Manage the deployment, monitoring, maintenance, development, upgrade, and support of all IT systems, including servers, networks, applications, and security. Deploy and manage virtual systems, storage, and associated infrastructure. Define business and systems requirements for new technology implementations. Direct research on potential technology solutions in support of procurement efforts. Develop and maintain robust LAN, WAN, Cloud and data center capabilities, and evaluate appropriate premise and hosted offerings. On-call availability Qualifications EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE . Knowledge of network technologies, server operating systems, data center operations and Cloud technologies.. Technical knowledge of current network and server hardware protocols and standards. Extensive end-user systems and application support experience. Strong working knowledge in both Microsoft and Linux operations and troubleshooting. Strong knowledge of firewalls, access lists and systems security. Experience in data center operations and management. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Ability to conduct and direct research into IT issues and products as required. Ability to present ideas in business-friendly and user-friendly language. Keen attention to detail. Proven analytical, evaluative, and problem-solving abilities. Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks. Exceptional customer service orientation EDUCATION . Minimum 7 years of relevant experience is required. Must have experience in Microsoft and Linux platforms. Certifications in Networking, Security, Microsoft and/or Linux platforms a preferred. Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience required