We are seeking an experienced Systems Engineer/Administrator to support our client near St. Louis, MO. This is a 12 month, W2 contract position, with a possible 12 month extension.
Softtek offers a generous benefits package for our consultants, with no waiting period .
Essential Job Function:
Act as a member of our client’s Global Infrastructure – Client Applications Infrastructure team as an Altiris System Administrator.The main functions of this position will revolve around infrastructure management utilizing Symantec Altiris Client Management tools.
This position requires a high degree of teamwork. The ideal candidate will have a strong technical aptitude and leadership skills. They will need to be an energetic, self motivated individual who enjoys working in a collaborative team environment. They must be committed to Customer Service.
Job Functions :
Responsible for managing and maintaining the availability of an enterprise systems management infrastructure.
Drive migration of existing Altiris 6.x environment to Symantec/Altiris 7.1.
Lead/participate in projects global in scope related to expanding and migrating an enterprise systems management infrastructure.
Required Skills / Experience:
B.A. or B.S. degree is preferred.
A superior knowledge and demonstrated technical proficiency in a systems management application such as Altiris Client/Server Management Suite, Microsoft Systems Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) 2007, (or) Novell ZENworks with experience in managing medium to large enterprise environments ( >10,000 endpoints).
Advanced scripting with Powershell and/or vbScript, virtualization of OS and applications.
Solid understanding of standard client/server, networking (TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP), and Internet fundamentals.
In depth knowledge of Windows desktop Operating Systems, Windows server Operating Systems, IIS.
The candidate should be able to troubleshoot all aspects of a systems management infrastructure effectively and understand the product flow for core solutions such as patch management, software distribution, inventory, application metering, etc.
In addition, experience in other Microsoft Management technologies, including Active Directory services (AD) and WSUS is desired.
Experience in migration of Altiris 6.x to 7.1 highly desired.
Familiarity with Symantec Workflow Solution or process engineering application also beneficial.
Communications: Must have effective verbal and written English communications skills, strong customer-service orientation.
Technical Leadership / Project Management: Ideal candidate will have demonstrated ability to break large initiatives into deliverables, design a solution and hand off to others for execution, prioritize work, track and communicate progress and escalate issues.
Problem Solving: Superior problem solving and troubleshooting skills at the System Engineer level. Ability to make sound, timely decisions that have positive impact on the resolution of issues and problems. Proficient at devising creative solutions to complex problems.
Results Oriented: Sets high personal standards. Delivers significant business results. Self motivated and directed, with the ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment. Must possess the ability to work independently with minimal management supervision and as part of a global team.
Team Orientation: Ability to actively participate in team support by proposing and implementing solutions. Values contributions of all team members.
Education / Certifications:
BS Degree or equivalent experience.
Candidates must pass a background check and skills assessment.
Softtek Integration Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Race, color, religion, age, sex, disability, marital or veteran status, place of national origin and other categories protected by law are not factors in employment, promotion, compensation or working conditions.
SOFTTEK Company Summary
Founded in 1982, Softtek is a global provider of process-driven IT solutions with 30 offices in North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia. With nine Global Delivery Centers in Mexico, China, Brazil, Argentina and Spain, Softtek helps improve time-to-business-solution, lower costs of existing applications, deliver better engineered and tested applications, and produce predictable outcomes for top-tier corporations in over 20 countries. Through on-site, on-shore and its trademarked Global Nearshore™ service delivery models, Softtek teams with CIOs to constantly increase the business value of IT. Softtek is the creator and a leader of the nearshore industry.
We aspire to transcend as a leading global provider of IT and business process solutions, forging longstanding and mutually beneficial relationships built on a foundation of earned trust. We will build our future by being a well-grounded and socially responsible company, with a profitable track record, delivering innovative high quality services, driven by a passionate, human-centric culture.
US Operations Corporate Offices:
3636 South Geyer RdSunset Hills, MO 63127
o Application-Related Services
o Business Process Outsourcing
o IT Infrastructure Support
o Software Products and Associated Services
o Softtek is a preferred service provider for several Fortune 500 organizations
o Top-tier corporations in the markets where we operate
Awards and Distinctions:
o SEI CMMi Level 5
o Six Sigma Corporate Program
o IAOP Global Outsourcing 100 List®, 2009, 2010, 2011
o 10 SAP Award of Excellence in “Best Regional Partner” category
o Named as a "Strong Performer" for SAP Implementation services by Forrester
o Globalization-2010 Award for Performance, GE GDC Program
o BusinessWeek Emerging Outsourcing Players
o ISO 9001:2008 (for Procurement Services from Aguascalientes, Mexico and for “Design, development, support and IT application improvements” in Argentina)
o ISO 9001:2008 Certification (for Development, Maintenance & Application Support in Brazil)
o Gartner Best Solution Delivery Award 2004
o The Global Services 100 - Top Company to Watch South of the Border 2007 & 2008 and Top Company to Watch in Latin America 2006 by neoIT and Global Services Magazine
o Great Place to Work® Institute’s Best Places to Work For: Argentina, Brazil, and Mexico
o Only Latin-American company in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Offshore Application Services 2006 & 2007
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