Senior Systems Engineer / Lead Engineer
This is a strategic technical position within the organization. This position is responsible for maintaining the design and integrity of customers’ software systems, along with coordinating complex projects.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- IT support relating to technical issues involving core business applications, as well as virtual environments built on Citrix, Microsoft, and VMware – MUST have strong Hyper-V (cluster shared volumes), Azure & Office 365 Skills.
- Design, implementation, and support services for Microsoft related technologies: Windows Server, Exchange, SQL, SharePoint, etc.
- Engineer and implement system solutions for customers using technologies that meet their needs
- Implement and support disaster recovery solutions
- Technical services and support at the network level: WAN and LAN connectivity, routers, firewalls, and security – strong Cisco Router experience is essential.
- Remote access solution implementation and support: VPN, Terminal Services, and Citrix
- System documentation and consulting services to include system reviews and recommendations
- Communication with customers as required: keeping them informed of incident progress, notifying them of impending changes or agreed outages
Additional Duties and Responsibilities:
- Improve customer service, perception, and satisfaction
- Ability to work in a team and communicate effectively
- Escalate service or project issues that cannot be completed within agreed service levels
- Business awareness: specific knowledge of the customer and how IT relates to their business strategy and goals
- Develop in-depth knowledge of the service catalog and how it relates to customer’s needs
- Document internal processes and procedures related to duties and responsibilities
- Responsible for entering time and expenses in ConnectWise as it occurs
- Understand processes in ConnectWise by completing assigned training materials and blueprints on the ConnectWise University
- Work through project tickets and phases in ConnectWise as assigned by a Project Manager
- Enter all work as service or project tickets into ConnectWise
- Review IT publications and online materials to remain up-to-date with current and future technologies emerging in the industry
Knowledge, Skills, and/or Abilities Required: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- Professional IT Certifications, such as: Microsoft MCP, MCSA, or MCSE, Citrix CCEA or CCIA, SonicWall CSSA, Cisco CCNA, or VMware VCP
- Interpersonal skills: such as telephony skills, communication skills, active listening and customer-care
- Diagnosis skills of technical issues
- Ability to multi-task and adapt to changes quickly
- Technical awareness: an ability to match resources to technical issues appropriately
- Service awareness of all organization’s key IT services for which support is being provided
- Understanding of support tools, techniques, and how technology is used to provide IT services
- Typing skills to ensure quick and accurate entry of service request details
- Self-motivated with the ability to work in a fast-moving environment
- Experience with MSP Tools such as Labtech & Connectwise is highly desirable
Experience with GFI Products such as WebMonitor, MailArchiver & MAX Backup (IASO) is highly desirable
About Sydney Technology Solutions
“Effective use of technology to achieve our clients’ business objectives” – Your leader amongst Sydney IT Companies.
Sydney Technology Solutions is all about bringing together the knowledge and attributes of a range of business and technology disciplines to ensure that, as a complete business, you get what you need, when you need it and for the most effective investment possible. We are your IT solutions organization in Sydney.
Sydney Technology Solutions is about enabling businesses to achieve their desired business goals based on the best IT solutions that fit their business and IT model. The founders of Sydney Technology Solutions saw a lack of IT knowledge, skill, know-how and desire to fulfill the actual needs of business. It is for this reason Sydney Technology Solutions was born. Founded in 1999, our firm has strived to be a “SUPERIOR” service provider. Therefore, we started offering Sydney IT support services.
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