Windows and Linux Engineer

Requirements: Linux, powershell, Python, vmware, Windows Server


Location:New York, NY

Job Type:Full Time

Salary: $100k - $140k


Description of Responsibilities

We are a prominent financial services firm based in NYC - as our business and trading models expand, we are looking to hire a systems engineer to join our team.  In this role,  you will work closely with application and development teams to understand, learn, design and improve infrastructure, policies, and procedures. 


RESPONSIBILITIES

 Support and maintain Core Windows infrastructure and related Applications.

 Assist in the support and maintenance of UNIX infrastructure

 Research new and innovative Windows and Linux products and solutions to enhance and improve existing and emerging needs.

 Implement Windows/Linux infrastructure changes as needed

 Implement and maintaining highly available infrastructure and applications.

 Responsible for day-to-day monitoring, trending and alerting on Windows and Network systems.

 Produce justification and risk analysis for architectural changes existing systems.

 Ability to troubleshoot complex issues and performance tune systems.

 Must be available to work weekends and be available for after-hour support as needed.

 Team player with strong analytical, organizational, interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills as well as troubleshooting skills.

 Continually work to expand upon and improve the efficiency and accuracy of all Group process and procedures.   

 

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

 Proficient in Microsoft operating systems and related Applications

 Strong knowledge of DNS, Active Directory and other core protocols

 Knowledge of various flavors of Linux and Unix

 Knowledge of VMware – ESXi and vCenter

 Scripting languages – Powershell, Perl/Python

 Knowledge of backup and Monitoring products: CommVault Simpana and Solarwinds a plus. 

 General knowledge of storage systems: 3PAR, NetApp, Nexsan etc a plus.

 Experience in cyber security developing a secure approach to designing a secure application infrastructure.

 Knowledge of Citrix Xenapp, Xendesktop and Citrix Netscalers a plus

 Knowledge of VPNs, QOS and various other network services a plus 

 

 For more information about this opportunity, please send your resume to pkurra@theprincetongroup.com 

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