Windows Server Platform Engineer - MS Server SME with Cloud Experience - job id 32750

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Windows Server Platform Engineer - MS Server SME with Cloud Experience


Downtown, NYC - Financial District

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George Konetsky


(646) 876-9562


(212) 616-4800 ext-180

A Contract position for a Windows Server SME with Virtualization and Cloud experience, at a global financial services firm.

$$ Pay Options: IC - Self Incorporated or w2.

Contact George Konetsky. call (646)876-9562 / (212)616-4800 ext.180 or email with the Job Code GK32750 or Click the Apply Now button ().

Location: Downtown, NYC - Financial District.


Detailed Info:

This is a project-oriented engineering role within the global Windows Shared Services Engineering and Development team.

The ideal candidate has deep technical experience in the core Windows Server platform, server hardware, build systems and automation, leadership skills, and excellent communications ability.

The team is responsible for Windows Server hardware certifications, platform tooling and Windows Server platform and feature engineering and Azure Cloud engineering.

The scope for this role encompasses the firm's global Windows infrastructure.

Development/Computing Environment:

  • Strong knowledge of Windows Server OS core internals.

  • Knowledge of HP, Dell and/or Lenovo server hardware.

  • Moderate to strong proficiency with Power Shell.

  • Experience with creating and managing standard OS builds and related components.

  • Experience with enterprise-scale OS deployment technologies,ADS/WDS, SCCM OSD or MDT.

  • Experience with platform management tooling like System Center, patch management and security products

  • Experience with virtualization technologies (Hyper-V, VMWare ESX, etc.)

  • Experience with core infrastructure technologies (AD, DHCP, DNS, load balancing, etc.).

  • Experience with Microsoft Cluster Services.

  • Troubleshooting experience including analyzing kernel memory dumps and network packet captures.

  • A thorough understanding of TCP/IP, layer 2 and 3 network design, firewalls, switches and routers Experience creating technical documentation.

  • Excellent communication and written skills.

Skills desired:

  • Experience with automation tools such as Orchestrator/SMA and/or Azure.

  • Automation Experience with the Microsoft virtualization technologies such as VMM, Microsoft Azure Pack, Microsoft Azure Stack

  • Experience with public cloud offerings, such as Microsoft Azure and/or Amazon AWS.

  • Experience with container technologies such as Docker, LXC, Mesos, Kubernetes.

  • Experience in the financial industry and familiarity with the regulatory aspects of technology..

The position offers competitive rate.

Job Id: 32750