State Of Indiana Indianapolis , IN 46218
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Office of Technology (IOT)
IOT provides measurable, secure, consistent, reliable enterprise-technology services at cost-effective prices to our partner agencies so they can better serve our mutual customer, the Hoosier taxpayer.
Sr. Systems Engineer
Serves as a technical, system integration and IT architecture subject matter expert and works with operations team, IT Architects, Systems Analysts and within the IT infrastructure technical team to design and build IT systems and platforms that exceed functional expectations consistent with the values of the State of Indiana. Runs complex technical projects and ensures long-term requirements of systems management and planning. Help Identify, mitigate, and manages patches and vulnerabilities that pose a risk to sensitive information; Ensures that the State of Indiana's Information Security Framework and NIST Cyber Security Frameworks are enforced.
A day in the life:
Planning, implementation and maintenance of IT infrastructure solutions and platforms that perform to defined functional and operational expectations.
Delivers high-quality IT architectural systems and infrastructure designs with an eye for building the designed systems accounting for existing technical debt, any development bottlenecks and architecture initiatives to drive service delivery, optimize cost and support established goals.
Establishes and maintains technical security architecture, availability, and overall performance and maintenance activities.
Communicates and accurately documents all architectural decisions, plans, goals and functional requirements.
Serves as the technical lead for service delivery of the scope of the built system by designing, reviewing and implementation of end-to-end integrated systems, and enterprise data
Identifies and proposes new standards (products, master solutions and services).
Recommends and facilitates quality improvement efforts. Stays up to date on future innovations, technical trends and applies this to direct future changes. Has knowledge of the solutions available as well as best practices for processes.
Runs complex projects ensuring they are completed on time and within budget with only general direction from management.
What we're looking for:
Bachelor of Science in Computer Technology or 6 years' experience in a systems administrator role.
Must possess a thorough knowledge of information technology systems including software, hardware, and their impact on the various components and their capabilities.
Must have the soft skills necessary to establish and maintain a cooperative working relationship with others;
Must be able to work with other information technology support staff to develop capacity planning. Must have hands-on experience in the installation, maintenance, configuration of system software and system operating systems; including, but not limited to, the use of tools, techniques and utilities to accurately monitor and tune the systems.
It is essential this individual have hands-on experience in the supporting Microsoft Active Directory, Windows Server 2012/2016, DNS, DHCP, SCCM and Application support.
This individual must provide technical leadership to other team members.
Have excellent knowledge of system design and software development best practices;
A wide range of experience controlling and improving quality of service while reducing the overall cost of development through operational efficiencies.
The State of Indiana offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes:
Choose from four medical plans (including RX coverage), vision and dental
Wellness program that offers eligibility into a discounted medical plan
Health savings account, offered for most medical plans, includes state contributions
Deferred compensation account (similar to a private sector's 401 K plan) with employer match, as well as a choice between two fully funded pension plans
Group life insurance
Employee assistance program that allows for covered behavioral health visits
Paid vacation, personal and sick time off
The State of Indiana offers other generous leave policies covering a variety of employee needs.
New Parent Leave
12 company paid holidays, 14 on election years
Qualified employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program
FREE Downtown parking
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Equal Employment Opportunity:
The State of Indiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer.