IT Systems Engineer

  • Location

    Long Beach, California

  • Sector:

    Infrastructure and Support

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    US$60000.00 - US$75000.00 per annum + Up to 75000 yearly

  • Contact:

    Tyler Friddle

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Client:


General Description
Our client is seeking an experienced, mid-level IT professional to assist with supporting in-house Long Beach and Bay Area Office personnel. The candidate will be performing the work from Long Beach.
5-10 years' experience monitoring and maintaining computer systems, peripherals and network connectivity for a medium sized organization. Must be knowledgeable in installation, configuration of end user computer systems as well as diagnosing hardware/software faults and solve technical and applications problems at the end user level. The candidate will be working within Active Directory Services in a Domain environment.
* 5-10 years' applicable work experience, or equivalent combination of education and relevant work experience
* Strong proficiency troubleshooting both hardware and software issues on laptops, workstations, and servers
* In depth knowledge of Active Directory Domain Services (Group Policy, DNS, etc)
* Proven ability to manage firewalls, network switches, VPNs, and phone systems.
* Intermediate knowledge of network design and troubleshooting
* Experience working with ITIL best practices, Software Metering and Service Desk solutions
* Experience with systems backup technologies such as Symantec Backup Exec and other relevant backup solutions
* Experience with ManageEngine Tools, Office 365, Microsoft Exchange and Sharepoint is a plus
* Computer Hardware Configuration, Deployment, Maintenance and Troubleshooting
* Software Installation and Deployment
* On-Site systems setup, teardown and preparation for new hires
* On-Site and Remote Technical Support
* Perform Software Metering activities
* Assist with Network Management and Server Administration
* Assist with Endpoint and Wireless Network Security Administration
* Assist with Active Directory Domain Services Administration
* Ensure Company Cybersecurity and Data Integrity Standards are Met
* Develop Technical Specifications and Systems Documentation
* Facilitate Hardware and Software Orders / Warranty Services with Preferred Vendors

Key Attributes
The system administrator must demonstrate technical knowledge and good understanding of hardware, software, and computer equipment to minimize office and interoffice downtime. The candidate must have a personable nature as he/she will work frequently with other employees, vendors and other IT professionals. An ability to communicate clearly, be patient and stay calm under pressure and tight deadlines is a must. The ideal system administrator will remain flexible and be able to manage and prioritize effectively multiple tasks simultaneously.
Core Competencies
* Safety: Applies safety policies displays enthusiasm for safety is proactive in safety matters attends company safety meetings
* Accountability: Works required days works required hours follows company check-in check-out procedure
* Attitude: Exhibits a positive "can do" attitude shows initiative demonstrates dependability, commitment and involvement accepts direction from qualified sources
* Teamwork: Interacts well with co-workers displays a willingness to cooperate with team assists team members shows respect for all team members
* Knowledge: Applies the specific requirements of the job displays the ability to perform the technical skills required by the job knows and applies company policies
* Quantity and Quality of Work: Work performed meets or exceeds company standards of acceptability has the ability to manage multiple tasks
* Problem Solving and Action: Analyzes problems and takes action based upon decisions made with good judgment
* Communication: Demonstrates ability to clearly, effectively, and respectfully communicate with clients and fellow coworkers communications are timely and intelligent whether written or verbal