Senior Systems Engineer

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    Columbia, MD, 21046
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    Information Services, Headquarters
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    Full Time
The Senior Systems Engineer is responsible for designing, building, and maintaining Maxim’s IT infrastructure technologies and services.  The Senior Systems Engineer works collaboratively with the other Systems Engineers and Solution Architects to implement projects. The Senior Systems Engineer acts as Third Tier support within the Enterprise Operations group to resolve production incidents, perform root cause analysis, provide guidance to junior team members on technical matters related to their specializations, and may include focused product research and analysis when required.  The Senior Systems Engineer will be able to act as a thought leader for their core technical competencies as well as bring their diverse experience on all technical and operational disciplines to provide direction across the team. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Works with the Applications Development Team to design and implement projects
  • Creates and maintains configuration artifacts
  • Defines and documents best practices and standard operating procedures
  • Conducts capacity planning and performance management for the technologies they support
  • Contributes to the architecture peer review process
  • Provides after-hours support for Infrastructure related emergencies as well occasional weekend maintenance
  • Interacts with customers and staff at the technical level, as required
  • Performs other duties as assigned/necessary
Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related area or 10-15 years of experience in the field
  • Ten (10) years of direct experience with Microsoft products, to include Windows Server and Exchange Server, as well as Active Directory
  • MCSE or similar certifications are preferred
  • Experience supporting and working with Software Development Lifecycle (Agile, SCRUM, DevOps), Project Management Lifecycle, and IT Service Management (ITIL) processes
  • Direct leadership experience with a broad range of technologies and concepts listed below, have lead the delivery of projects for these technologies, and demonstrated technical knowledge as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) in several of these areas.  
    • Server and Storage hardware (Cisco, HP, NetApp, Pure Storage)
    • Microsoft Windows Server platforms and services (DNS, DHCP, PKI)
    • System Management (Microsoft Systems Center, SolarWinds, SCCM)
    • Virtualization and Cloud (VMware, Citrix, Hyper-V, Azure)
    • Identity and Access Management (Active Directory, FIM/MIM, SSO/ADFS)
    • Enterprise Backup and Disaster Recovery (CommVault, Zerto)
    • Enterprise Messaging (Exchange, Symantec Enterprise Vault, Lync)
    • System Security (DLP, vulnerability assessment and remediation, Anti-Virus, Host-based Firewall) 
    • Web Server platforms (IIS, Apache, SharePoint, F5 Load Balancers)
  • Familiarity with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within field
  • Ability to effectively elicit/provide information to and from appropriate individuals (including, but not limited to, supervisors, co-workers, clients) via strong communication skills; proficiency in the English language may be required 

Benefits
At Maxim Healthcare Group, we firmly believe that our employees are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer the following benefits:
  • Competitive pay & weekly paychecks
  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • 401(k) savings plan
  • Awards and recognition programs 
*Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status. 
**CO Specific Benefits: Medical/Prescription, Dental, Vision, Health Advocacy (company paid if enrolled Medical), Health Advocate Employee Assistance Program, Health Savings Account , 401(k), 401(k) Company Match, Profit Sharing, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Primary Caregiver Leave, Parental Leave, Life and Basic Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance, Voluntary Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance, Hospital Expense Protection Plan, Critical Illness Insurance, Accident Insurance, Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account, Home and Auto Insurance, Pet Insurance, Transportation Benefits, CommonBond, Educational Assistance Program, College Partnership Program, Paid Time Off/Company Holidays

About Maxim Healthcare Group
Maxim Healthcare Group has making a difference in the lives of our patients, caregivers, and employees for more than 30 years. Our nationwide suite of services includes home healthcare, companion and behavioral care, healthcare staffing, and workforce solutions. Maxim’s commitment to customer service, compassionate patient care, and filling critical staffing needs makes us a trusted partner wherever healthcare is needed.  

Maxim Healthcare Group is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

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