Our client, a privately held and global investment management firm that manages equities, fixed income, private equity and hedge fund portfolios, is looking to hire a full-time Lead Windows Engineer to work out of their Midtown Manhattan location!
The position involves direct interaction with the development community including Trading and Back Office technology teams. You will manage the operations of the Windows Server environments both on premise and in the Azure/AWS.
Please note that this is a fully hand-on based position. That being said, as a Lead Engineer, you will be relied upon to oversee and direct 1-2 other engineers as needed. Additionally, after your first few months once you are settled in, you will have the ability to work from home 1-2 days/week.
You should apply if you have strong hands-on knowledge in the following:
Windows Server platforms including 2008, 2012 and 2016
Group Policy configuration and management
High Availability/Clustering, both Windows and Veritas
VMware implementation, troubleshooting and management (Versions 5.x 6.x)
2 -3 years experience working with Azure
Fluent in PowerShell
MS System Center Suite
Automation/Scripting (PowerShell, Batch, VBScript)
SCCM/SCOM implementation and management
Lead projects within the space from both a technical and project management position
Present project and technical evaluation status to management
Develop both tactical and strategic solutions to address changing technologies
Ability to identify opportunities for efficiency and pro-actively improve the infrastructure environment
Ability to work in a fast paced dynamic environment and multi-task effectively to deal with changing priorities
Vendor management Engage with vendors and manage relationships
Work with Information Security teams to implement and tune secure configurations and tools
Produce implementation instructions and carry out required changes to complete tasks/projects, resolve incidents/problems, and for changes/improvements on an on-going basis
Research and recommend innovative solutions and where possible automate approaches
Windows, Azure, AWS, cloud, premise, o365, server, active directory, group policy, vmware, powershell, sccm, scom, san, clustering, high availability