Our Central NH client is looking for an energetic, organized, and resourceful Senior Information Technology Systems Engineer to join their IT team to help build and maintain their computing infrastructure. The Senior IT System Engineer will work with a team of internal and external IT specialists to design, implement, and maintain a network of computers, including hardware, software, security systems, and network architecture.  The successful candidate will be a highly motivated, results-driven, detail-oriented individual with excellent listening and communication skills.

This direct hire role is open to US Citizens or permanent residents only. 

Responsibilities

  • Work with the internal IT team along with external resources to architect and implement new networking and computing infrastructure and automation
  • Selecting the best-fit solutions using knowledge of a wide range of available technologies
  • Monitoring on premise and cloud infrastructure
  • Implementing best practices for system security and data backups
  • Anticipating potential issues or bottlenecks and identifying possible solutions
  • Troubleshooting and resolving technical issues when they arise
  • Communicating effectively with and supporting IT support staff
  • Improve and maintain network infrastructure
  • Installing and configuring operating systems and application software

Needed upon hire

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field
  • Experience with Amazon and Microsoft cloud services
  • Experience creating scripts (e.g. using Python, Powershell) and setting up software for automation
  • In-depth knowledge of networking technologies (TCP/IP, 802.1x, dynamic authorization)
  • Familiarity with administration, performance tuning, and system monitoring
  • Excellent communication skills (written, verbal, and face-to-face)
  • Highly resourceful and solution-oriented
  • Proven track record of installing, configuring, and troubleshooting Windows, MacOS, and GNU-Linux systems
  • Observe current processes/systems and offer alternatives to improve efficiency, security, or user experience
  • Exceptional customer service skills and a welcoming and helpful attitude
  • Strong attention to detail and follow-up skills
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple competing priorities

For more information about this role or to apply, please contact Justin at justin@compass-sys.com