Systems Engineer II (North Center, Chicago 60613)
Switchfast Technologies ( is a Managed Services Provider serving the Chicagoland area. We've been named one of Chicago's Best and Brightest Companies to work for in 2017 and 2018.
This is only made possible by the commitment and determination of our staff to exceed expectations for our clients. We're currently expanding our Service Operations department and have an opportunity for an experienced Systems Engineer to join our team. One who thrives in a process driven, highly supportive, and collaborative environment.
Day-to-day, our Systems Engineers support the technical infrastructure for our clients. They maintain high availability and performance to ensure they do not experience disruption to their daily business operations.
You will be successful in this role if you have the following experience, skills, and qualities:
2 - 5 years' experience in a similar Systems Engineer role
Advanced Systems Administration: Windows, Hyper-V/VMware, Active Directory
Advanced Networking: vLANs, VPNs, controller-based wireless networks, QoS optimization and network security
Advanced Storage Solutions: Setup and configuration of SAN clusters, LUN management and storage network configuration
Experience with IT security and best practices in modern Windows server operating systems, Active Directory, Exchange, Hyper-V and firewall configurations.
Experience implementing core infrastructure installations and configurations: Physical and virtual servers, SANs and related networking components
Experience creating detailed network documentation
Ability to empathize with customers and willingness to go the extra mile for the team
Ideal candidates hold current industry certifications applicable to this role
It is vital to the Switchfast Management Team that employees are engaged, motivated, and happy. They will continually work with you to maintain the personal and professional growth you seek. This includes continuing your education through industry certifications, providing you with training materials, full reimbursement for tests, and salary incentives with each new certification.
This is a full-time position (Base salary and Overtime earnings). Salary is based on your experience, technical aptitude (which we will test in our recruiting process), industry certifications you currently hold, and overall alignment to the needs of our team. We offer BCBS healthcare coverage with domestic partner option, company paid life & disability insurance, a quarterly bonus program, 401k with 4% employer match, paid time off, and regular performance reviews.
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Switchfast Technologies, LLC