IT Infrastructure Engineer

IT infrastructure, Infrastructure, VMware, Microsoft Windows Azure, Switches, Active Directory, Brocade, Automation, IT, Office 365, Azure, network, network design, system maintenance, Microsoft
Full Time
$120,000 - $130,000
Work from home available Travel required to 10%.

Job Description

Microsoft IT Infrastructure Engineer

The IT Department for our client is very hands on. In most cases, they specify, purchase, configure and maintain all networking and server hardware. We also work closely with partner VARs to learn about the latest technology changes so we can make informed purchase decisions. The IT department is always looking for ways to strike the best balance between technology, performance and cost.  Our client’s IT team also participates in designing each of our new data center building’s networking infrastructure, including but not limited to: diverse pathways connecting to carriers, meet-me room (MMR) hosting (rack, cabs, ladders, cross connect panels…), wireless AP coverage, etc.

Essential Job Functions

  • Manage, support and maintain the IT infrastructure
  • Manage VMware 6.x and 7.x virtual environment with Tegile SAN and Brocade switches
  • Setup and configure Windows Servers in VMware virtual environment
  • Administration of Active Directory 2019, Azure AD, Office 365 and Skype for Business Online
  • Design, manage and test data backup and disaster recovery
  • Experience with scripting and automation of administrative tasks
  • Setup, support and manage network monitoring system
  • Manage tasks in accordance with client SLAs
  • Help develop and implement Standard Operations Procedures
  • Interface with internal data center design team, construction team, supporting data center infrastructure augments as needed
  • Facilitate data center commissioning operations
  • Oversee automation system commissioning to ensure best possible data center performance is maintained


  • Document all critical evolutions, lessons learned, and find possible efficiency gains in processes
  • Support, and monitor vendor activities ensuring work activities meet scope of work and follow established procedures
  • Respond as-needed when system maintenance or complications arise
  • Helpdesk support for users local and remote
  • Other duties may be assigned from time-to-time by management

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science degree, or equivalent experience, in Information Technology required
  • 6 years of experience in IT required, 8+ years preferred
  • Data Center experience is strongly preferred, but not required
  • Strong skills with VMware, MS Servers and Networking required
  • Knowledge of Office365, monitoring systems, databases
  • Proficient with fiber cross connects, testing and network room build out
  • Experience with network design and configuration, routers, switches and firewall
  • Ability to lift 50lbs. Ability to maneuver packages of weights above 50lbs. with appropriate equipment and/or assistance from another person
  • Travel required is expected to be less than 15%, but may be higher during the first 6 months of position



Dice Id : 91131064
Position Id : 7423848
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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