Systems Engineer

MedAllies - Fishkill, NY3.0

Full-timeEstimated: $89,000 - $120,000 a year
The Systems Engineer will administer and oversee implementation, organization, and troubleshooting of MedAllies’ complete systems and network infrastructure.

Main Responsibilities:
Responsible for the implementation and support of multiple data centers, including local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN), Internet access, network and systems security, remote access solutions and authentication platforms.
Responsible for day-to-day maintenance of development, test, production, and DR environments, including backup and log management, system monitoring, and user management.
Designs, implements, installs, and troubleshoots systems and network infrastructure.
Proactively ensures the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability.
Implements and supports information security solutions such as firewalls and IPS appliances in accordance with best practices.
Resolves issues by working with cross-departmental teams, customer support, application developers, vendor IT contacts, network and database administrators.
Performs systems and equipment technology assessments, system performance analyses, system integration planning, specification development, test and evaluation, and system concept, formulation, design and analysis.
Provides administration services to internal and external customers, including development team on both physical and virtual servers.
Assists in the planning and development of new technology to improve performance and productivity.
Researches, evaluates, and recommends hardware and software solutions.
Solves complex problem situations and participates in the identification of opportunities for improvement to processes, procedures, or tools.

Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or similar field required
Certifications: CCNA preferred. Security+, CISSP, or other security certification preferred.
Minimum 7 years in a similar position.
Solid experience in installing, configuring, administering and troubleshooting UNIX/Linux based environments (Red Hat or CentOS preferred).
Solid experience in administration and performance tuning of applications stacks (e.g. Tomcat, Apache).
Experience with virtualization and containerization (VMWARE preferred).
Experience with monitoring systems.
Experience with automation software (e.g. Ansible, Puppet, Chef).
Solid scripting skills (e.g. shell scripts, Perl, Python)
Solid networking knowledge (OSI model, TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP)
Windows Active Directory
Windows Group Policy
Data Center Operations
SAN/NAS Storage Management
Network Security
Disaster Recovery
Firewall Management (SonicWall preferred)
Cisco Routers and Switches
Load Balancers (F5 preferred)
Must be an extremely organized, highly-motivated self-starter, with excellent attention to detail.

Preferred Experience:
System architecture and organization
Vulnerability and patch management
Change management