Systems Engineer - Powershell / SCCM

American National Insurance   •  

League City, TX

Industry: Insurance


Less than 5 years

Posted 301 days ago

This job is no longer available.

The chosen individual will manage and maintain critical servers in a complex network environment, with more than 800 servers.  The incumbent must be able to resolve issues quickly, accurately and comprehensively by drawing upon experience and training.



  • Administering servers and server applications including applying security patches, software updates and OS upgrades.
  • Troubleshooting server problems and take necessary steps to resolve during and after business hours.
  • Participate in disaster recovery planning and testing.
  • Participate in projects which may involve coordination with IT personnel at various locations.
  • Administer and maintain critical business systems.
  • Develop and build new systems, and integrate them into the current network topology with no negative impact on the business units.
  • Document and maintain procedures regarding responsible systems and servers.
  • Analyze performance reports and graphs, and report to senior staff when established benchmarks have been exceeded.  May be asked to further investigate performance issues as a growth exercise.
  • Assist with applications development debugging involving systems related issues, and report findings to senior staff for follow-up.
  • On-call rotation responding to wide range of hardware and software problems.  24x73rd level on-call duties for specific technologyresponsibilities.



  • Associates degree in Information Technology field or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum of 3years of system administrator experience in a client-server environment.
  • Good understanding of Active Directory, user account management, Group Policy, permissions, etc.
  • Good understanding of Windows server operating systems.     
  • Able to be on-call24x7, expected to respond to wide range of hardware and software problems.  The Systems Engineer I can expect to be called during overnight hours to solve server issues.



  • MCSA or an equivalent job-related certification preferred
  • Demonstrated success in a high volume, 24x7 production environment.
  • Knowledge of infrastructure maintenance best practice processes and formal change-management procedures
  • Must have good troubleshooting and problem resolution skills
  • Able to function both independently and in a team environment
  • Good understanding of TCP/IP, IP addressing, subnetting, FTP, SMTP, HTTP/HTTPS, DNS, DHCP, etc.