Job Description :
any visa/tax term

Microsoft Systems Engineer (windows)

Sunnyvale CA

6 months CTH

Roles and Responsibilities:

This position has responsibility and authority for:
Windows Server patching
Windows Server monitoring and alerting
Create, troubleshoot, and support PowerShell scripts
Windows server backups and scheduled jobs
Support New Windows Server provisioning and de-provisioning
Update and manage documentation as necessary.
Provide Root cause analysis to production outages as required
Support Active Directory, Group Policy, DNS, DHCP
Administer VMware
Administer Windows Server
Experience with administering Network Appliance Filers and CIFS protocol
is required.
Adhere to IT access-management and change control procedures.
Receive and respond to escalations from Desktop Support and field support
team. Escalate issues to management, if necessary.
Collaborate with team members and mentor junior staff to execute the IT
strategy in a cost effective and timely manner.
Basic understanding of SQL database environments a huge plus.
Stay abreast of industry best practices in risk management techniques and
integrate new methods and tools as appropriate.
Support other areas of technology supported by Server team (Exchange,
Azure, Proofpoint, Single-Sign on Okta, Logic Monitor, and SCCM

Skill/Job Requirements:

5 years+ support Windows
Microsoft Certifications MCSE 2012r2
Bachelor''s Degree or equivalent experience
Isilon or other NAS storage
Windows server 2008-2012r2
Power Shell Scripting
SSO Federated services, OKTA a huge plus
Familiarity with Avamar, McAfee, Netscaler, etc. is a huge plus.
Experience with Exchange 2010-2013, O365 Azure is a huge plus.
Experience with SCCM and server patching a huge plus.
Ideally an MCSE (Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer)
7 9 years exp, knows powershell well.
Windows Server and director services
Doesn t want a person set in his ways.
Virtualization experience
Looking for a sharp person, but doesn t have to be at a high level
Energy scripting
Backfilling another resource who they need for other project
Someone with ambition, drive an energy.
Doesn t want a know it all
Going to use this person for day to day operations
Some project in the pipeline:
center 6/5 upgrade. Migrating serves
Doing some subnet segregation
Security work, server hardening