Bothell, WA (Corporate)

Senior Systems Engineer

North America

Reports to:

Position summary

This role will be responsible for designing, configuring and administering our global IT infrastructure, business critical applications and systems.  The Senior Systems Engineer will be responsible for providing technical leadership for the global IT organization. Key areas of expertise are server virtualization, storage area networks, firewalls, switching fabric, office connectivity, local and wide area networking, computing security, information security processes, business continuity and documentation of the same. The Senior Systems Engineer will provide Tier 2/3 support for issues that are escalated and will work with the IT staff to lead problem management efforts, as well as post incident root cause analysis.

About Winshuttle

Are you interested in working in a fun, collaborative environment, for an award winning workplace? Winshuttle is dedicated to fostering a culture of respect and innovation to support and empower employees' ambitions. We're constantly looking for entrepreneurs who aren't afraid to think outside the box, and don't take themselves too seriously. We embrace and support our employees who seek opportunities for continued learning, inspire others, and live and breathe our core PACT values. We have a work hard, play hard mentality; we're constantly evolving lean solutions for ERP business processes by day, and dominating on the frisbee golf course by night. Our strength and competitive advantage stems from our awesome employees, and we strive to create a balanced work life that is as inspiring and rewarding as life at home. Think you might be a great fit?

Essential functions and responsibilities

  • Responsible for the design, configuration and administration of the global virtual server environment, storage area networks, wide area / local networks
  • Design, deploy and administer Winshuttle collaboration toolsets
  • Lead major IT project initiatives
  • Work consistently with business leaders to gather/understand IT requirements
  • Creativity and ability to perform job functions independently is required. Must be able to recognize and support the rapidly changing business requirements for a fast-growing company.
  • Responsible for responding to service desk requests using the corporate service desk solution.

Desired behaviors

  • Receptive to change – is flexible. Seeks and adopts improved approaches and processes.
  • Initiates action – is results oriented, takes responsibility for actions and outcomes. Meets commitments and strives for high performance.
  • Manages the workload – makes timely decisions, prioritizes effectively, solves problems, monitors results and takes remedial action where necessary.
  • Technically proficient – knows role and has a solid familiarity with tasks and responsibilities.
  • Takes responsibility for own learning – knows personal strengths and recognizes development needs. Is open to feedback and always seek to learn.
  • Communicates ideas – strong facilitation and written communication, proposes a way forward. Listens to views of colleagues and takes in diverse perspectives.
  • Works collaboratively – shares information, fosters teamwork and contributes to positive work environment where people want to come to work.
  • Display ethical character and competence – acts with integrity and intent, is accountable for own actions, behaves according to the PACT values. Act as a good citizen of Winshuttle.

Knowledge

  • Azure, Office 365, AWS
  • Networking: IPv4, Switches, Routers, Wireless, Firewalls, LAN, WAN, TCP/IP, DNS, VoIP, iSCSI
  • Veeam, Nimble Storage, Extreme switching, Palo Alto firewalls, Solarwinds

Experience

  • Education desired: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or similar.
  • 6+ years previous experience with Hyper-V / VMWare, Windows Server, Windows XP/Vista/7/8, SharePoint, SQL Server, Microsoft Active Directory, Group Policy.
  • Certifications desired: MCSE, MCP, MCITP, CCNA, CCNP, ECS, ECE, ACE, PCNSE

 

 

At Winshuttle, we celebrate and support our differences. We know employing a team rich in diverse thoughts, experiences, and opinions allows our employees, our products and our community to flourish. Winshuttle is honored to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are dedicated to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or Veteran status.

This job posting does not imply that these are the only duties to be performed. Employees occupying this position will be required to follow any other-related instructions and to perform any other job related duties requested by their supervisor. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty and meet the physical requirements satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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