Systems Engineer in Houston, TX

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Preventice Solutions   •  

Houston, TX 77002

Industry: Healthcare


5 - 7 years

Posted 53 days ago


We are looking for a System Engineer to help build out, maintain, and troubleshoot our expanding infrastructure utilizing a very diverse array of technology.


  • Maintain and monitor all server systems and infrastructure
  • Perform server setup and rebuild, including operating system installation and repair on both on-premises and cloud-based computing resources
  • Participate in complex projects and complete tasks in a timely manner
  • Hardware maintenance and troubleshooting, such as replacing and installing memory, drives, or accessories
  • Install, set up, and maintain key infrastructure components including Active Directory, Distributed File System, back office applications, authentication, and messaging
  • Perform corrective action for system-generated alerts and notifications
  • Maintain security, backup, and redundancy strategies
  • Write and maintain custom scripts to increase system efficiency and lower the human intervention time on any tasks
  • Document troubleshooting procedures, daily tasks and issue resolution
  • Work non-standard hours as necessary to properly support critical application environment

Position Qualifications:


  • University undergraduate degree in a related field, or equivalent work experience
  • 5+ years of relevant work experience
  • Administration experience with VMware ESXi 5.0 and greater
  • Administration experience with various Operation Systems including Windows Server and Linux
  • Administration experience with Microsoft Office 365
  • Administration experience with Microsoft Azure
  • Administration experience with Microsoft Active Directory
  • A well-developed ability to troubleshoot and diagnose complex system issues
  • Understanding and experience with web applications running on Windows Server operating systems
  • Strong knowledge of network connectivity and communication protocols including IP, TCP, UDP, DHCP, DNS, HTTP(S), FTP(S)
  • Possess a client-oriented work ethic
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment that requires proactively defining and managing various tasks and priorities concurrently
  • Must be able to provide support for production systems, respond to emergencies in a timely manner, and provide management with status as appropriate
  • Strong and effective communication skills is a must


  • Experience developing Microsoft PowerShell scripts

Valid Through: 2019-10-17