Job Description :
any visa/tax term

Windows Senior Systems Engineer & Team Leader

Location: San Jose CA

Duration: 3 to 6 CTH

We have an IMMEDIATE opening for a Windows Senior Systems Engineer and Team
Leader to support clients in San Jose and South Bay cities.
The Windows Senior Systems Engineer & Team Leader will be responsible for
leading a team of talented engineers to support a wide array of customers
and their day-to-day operational and technology needs.

Responsibilities:

Lead a Service Delivery Team composed of Systems Engineers and
Desktop Engineers.
Plan, design, install, and maintain our clients'' IT infrastructure
both remotely and at customer site(s
Architect and implement a wide range of IT projects, such as
high-availability, and virtualization.
Be the escalation path for issues that other engineers are unable
to resolve.
Work closely with Service Coordinators, and other Engineers to meet
customer service-level commitments, and provide world-class customer
service.
Troubleshoot and resolve network and system issues.

Be the face of the company with our clients.

Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities)
* 8-10 years of experience with administering, configuring,
optimizing, and maintaining Windows-based networks and servers
* 3-5 years of experiencing directly leading technical teams
* Expert experience with Active Directory, Exchange, Office 365, and
Windows Security
* Strong hands-on experience with routers, switches, and firewalls
(Cisco, SonicWALL, Dell, Fortinet, HP*
* Strong hands-on experience with virtualized clustered environments
(Citrix, VMware, Hyper-V*
* Experience with on premise and cloud based backup solutions and
appliances
Self-motivated and able to work with limited supervision, excellent
time management, and leadership and motivational skills.
Strong communication and customer service skills are an essential
requirement for this position.
Ability to travel to local customer sites as-needed.
CCNA or equivalent experience is required.
MSCE or equivalent experience is required.
Technical Certifications are a definite plus.

Experience:

B.S. in information systems or related field is required.
Prior team leadership is required.