Systems Engineer

Buchanan Technologies   •  

Mackinaw City, MI

Less than 5 years

Posted 299 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Job ID: 11299

Buchanan Technologies is currently seeking a Systems Engineer for an immediate, full-time Contract-to-Hire opportunity in Mackinaw City, MI!


Responsible for managing and monitoring all installed systems and infrastructure. Installing, configuring, testing and maintaining operating systems, application software and system management tools. Ensuring the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability.  This is a great opportunity to join a growing HealthcareIT solutions team in the greater Mackinaw City, MI area!



  • Strong technical aptitude and skills
  • Architectural and technical skills in OS, Server and Networking
  • A clear understanding of attributes of a successful IT environment
  • General knowledge of networks and systems
  • Exceptional problem solving and customer service skills
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Proven ability to work both independently and as a team member
  • Strong organizational, multi-tasking and time management skills
  • Technical Certification (A+, Associate Degree in Applied Science) or equivalent experience
  • Intermediate understanding of desktop hardware, operating systems and applications
  • Basic understanding of Ethernetnetworks
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft server
  • Basic knowledge of mail servers
  • Basic understanding of networksecurity
  • Minimum of three years information technologyexperience
  • Server+, Network+, MCP or MCSA Certification preferred
  • Must have valid driver’s license and be willing to travel


Customer Service

  • All employees serve as Customer Service Representatives
  • Provides excellent communication to the customer
  • Provides excellent problem-solving skills
  • Owns the relationship with the customer and works with other members of the team to meet the customer’s needs


  • Demonstrates ability to communicate effectively with clients, vendors, employees
  • Demonstrates effective listening skills


General Window Server knowledge and understanding related to:

  • Administration, installation and management
  • Domain setup, configuration and administration
  • Active Directory setup, configuration and administration
  • Group Policy creation and administration
  • User and group security management
  • File structure setup, management, and security
  • WindowsServer migration
  • Managing multiple servers in a single environment
  • Server hardware, including tower, rack mount, and blade centers

General Firewall and Security skills including:

  • Installation, configuration and administration
  • Understanding of VPN routes

General understanding of TCP/IP

  • Network design
  • NetworkTroubleshooting skills

Windows Terminal Server skills

  • Installation and administration
  • Roaming Profile setup and management
  • RDP Client configuration and management
  • Troubleshooting skills

General Mail Server knowledge and experience

  • Migration and installation
  • Database maintenance and management
  • Troubleshooting skills