Lead Engineer Windows and Cloud System Integration and Support

Cloud, system security, System Migration, SAN, Azure, Office 365, Exchange, SQL, IIS, WatchGuard, ITIL, HyperV, Hyper-V, Hybrid Systems, User Support, CISSP would be a "plus"
Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel required to 10%.

Job Description

The Job Role:

If you like to work at a fast pace with a creative and capable team using a wide array of advanced technologies, and enjoy working with executive end-users in quality customer-facing relationships, then this position may be for you. You’ll be able to mentor other technical staff and learn from the experiences of other senior team players, and the group as a whole.

We’re a leading, stable Managed IT Service Provider (MSP) and Cloud Management Service Provider (CSP). Our role is to proactively manage and support our client’s technology, including cloud services and other technology vendors. Your days will be varied as a part of a “Virtual IT Department” for our customers and member of our team – sometimes at our office using connected management, and other days out in the field with customers. You’ll be encouraged to participate in technology training in an array of technologies and attain company-paid certifications.

You’ll be able to do everything from network design, server builds and IT strategy, to security-related consulting, to executive user support. You’ll be encouraged to ask questions to discover business needs and deliver solutions in a way that addresses those needs. You’ll roll up your sleeves and be able to delve deeply into those technologies; to be the hands-on implementer and ongoing supporter of the solutions you design.

The Technologies:

Primary Platforms:

  • Hybrid cloud Windows networks

  • NST Private Cloud Service (A fault-tolerant Hyper-V platform in a secure world-class data center)

  • Microsoft Office 365 and Azure

  • Hyper-V virtualization

  • On-Premise servers and switches

  • Varied PCs, Macs, Mobil OS’s

  • Windows/SQL/Exchange IIS

  • WatchGuard firewalls

    Primary Activities:

  • Proactive Remote Management and Monitoring

  • Managed security

  • Customer IT Support Services

  • Technology Add/Change/Move

  • Cloud Migrations

  • System Assessments

  • System and Network Design and Implementation

  • Firewall and security authentication management

  • SAN and NAS

  • Vendor Issue Management and Customer Procurement Guidance

  • License and Subscription Management


    We’re seeking the type of person who can wear multiple hats, is hands-on, has outstanding interpersonal skills and the ability to interact well in a customer-facing role with executives and staff users.

    The ideal candidate is technically advanced and ‘hands-on’. You must have working knowledge of some (preferably many) of the following products (and related technologies): Windows Server 2008/2012/2016, Windows 10, Windows 8 Pro and Enterprise, legacy Windows OS, , Hyper-V, Office 365, Microsoft Azure, Exchange 2003-2016, SQL Server, IIS, firewalls, iOS, Android, Labtech (ConnectWise Automate), Acronis, Appassure, Backup Exec, VPN, Terminal Server, server clustering and SAN. Also Windows Active Directory, IP routing and network security, Internet and email/DNS troubleshooting. Although our main focus is on the Microsoft Platform, we support Mac and some Linux too.

    Industry technical certifications a plus. The ideal candidate has 5 or more year’s professional IT infrastructure and support experience.


    This is a stable situation for the talented employee who is focused on our success with each client. NST Systems has been in business for more than 22 years in the same location, and we are financially stable. Our most valuable assets are our people, and we respect your desire for a satisfying work environment and quality of life.

    NST Systems is a quality-focused Managed Services Provider (MSP) focused on hedge funds, private equity firms and family offices. We also support medical offices, non-profits and general business organizations.

    This is a full-time long-term position. We offer salary commensurate with experience and ability. Performance bonuses are offered, and other benefits include major medical insurance, company-paid life insurance, long-term disability insurance, 401k and company-paid technical training/certification tests. NST Systems is an equal opportunity employer.

    Must live within an easy commute to Stamford, CT and be legally eligible to work in the US without visa sponsorship.  Must own a reliable car to travel to client sites (company reimburses for business mileage and other travel expenses).

    Please apply in-confidence with your resume and salary requirements. Selected candidates should live within a reasonable daily commute of Stamford, CT.

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2001 West Main St Stamford, CT, 06902

Dice Id : RTX16dd04
Position Id : 235425
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