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Systems Engineer in Roanoke, VA with Greene Resources

Date Posted: 11/26/2018

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Job Number: 31556

Systems Engineer

Job Description:

Our client, located in Roanoke, VA, is seeking a Systems Engineer to add to their team. This individual will perform projects as related to the distributed computing environment, which will involve software and/or hardware engineering of integrated solutions. Provide the highest level of technical support to ensure system and network availability. Participate in the development of staff through mentoring Systems Analysts. This is our full time, contract opportunity.


  • Performs strategic analysis and design of network OS infrastructure and makes recommendations on improvements and/or new systems required to meet business needs.

  • Participate in the evaluation, purchase, and implementation of hardware, operating systems, and software using proven technologies such as RAID, fiber channel, clustering, load balancing, and redundant system designs in order to deliver services.

  • Serve as a technical resource for Business Units, Store Systems, and other groups in system/network design and integration.

  • Lead the coordination of activities between multiple disciplines within MIS and vendors on both technical and non-technical issues pertaining to computer system hardware and software, network infrastructure, peripheral evaluation and integration.

  • Maintain and enhance existing system, network and management utilities.

  • Engineer systems to support and improve AAP's business operations with guidance from higher-level staff.

  • Provide 2nd level support to Desktop Team on Desktop Operating Systems and applications.

  • Responsible for server health through monitoring and routine maintenance.

  • Leads efforts to maintain system integrities by following patch management processes.

  • Leads server projects such as implementation of new systems and/or technologies and acts as project manager using Advances' Project management tools.

  • Prepares and maintains documentation of network configurations.

Education Requirements:

  • Four-year degree. A minimum of a Bachelor's Degree or comparable job-related experience is required.

Desired Background/Skills:


    • Three to six years experience in systems engineering with at least twelve months at System Programmer position or equivalent/higher

    • Mastery of one of the following with a solid foundation of two of the remaining skills:

    • Structured Programming Language

    • System Management

    • Multiple Scripting Languages

    • Network Communications

    • Database Administration

    • Proven ability to communicate with business users and technical staff

    • Proven experience at handling multiple assignments and using strong prioritization skills

    Other Information:

    • Greene Resources is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.