Next Dimension Current Job Openings

Senior Systems Engineer
Waterloo, Windsor

Introduction

Successful applicants must possess expert problem solving skills with the ability to work independently and with teams to meet aggressive project timelines. It is also essential for our consultants to demonstrate strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group of technical personnel, executives, managers, and subject matter experts. We are looking for ambitious and enthusiastic individuals who share our core values and our commitment to Integrity, innovation, client needs, and ongoing professional development.

Position

The Senior System Engineer is a strategic technical position within the organization. This position is responsible for maintaining the design, implementation and integrity of customer’s systems, along with coordinating complex projects. There is a requirement for some after-hours work and an on-call schedule.

Required Skills

Required Skills & Qualifications:

• 7+ years’ experience in designing, implementing, and supporting virtualization platforms
• 7+ years’ experience in designing, implementing, and supporting enterprise messaging environments
• 5+ years’ experience in Key Microsoft technologies, such as Remote Desktop Services and SQL Server in enterprise environments.
• IT support relating to technical issues involving Microsoft's core business applications, as well as virtual environments built on VMware, Microsoft Hyper V, and Citrix Xen Server
• Design, implementation, and support services for Microsoft related technologies: Windows Server, Exchange, SharePoint, etc.
• Implementation & IT support relating to technical issues involving Linux operating systems
• Familiarity of NAS & SAN technologies
• Experience in Layer 2 / Basic Layer 3 networking
• Demonstrated excellent client communication skills
• System documentation and consulting services to include system reviews and recommendations

Preferred Technical Qualifications (one or more of these would be preferred):

• Engineer and implement system solutions for customers using technologies that meet their needs
• System documentation and consulting services to include system reviews and recommendations
• Experience in Implementing and supporting disaster recovery solutions
• Virtualization with KVM/QEMU and/or oVirt/RHEV
• Experience with Zimbra, postfix & sendmail
• Deployment/Management of Puppet & Salt
• Remote access solution implementation and support: VPN, Terminal Services, and Citrix
• Technical services and support at the network level: WAN and LAN connectivity, routers, firewalls, and security
• Storage architecture experience
• HPC solution architect
• Programming/Scripting skills
• Samba experience

Education and Certification

• Related Technical Diploma/Degree is encouraged
• Professional IT Certifications, such as: Microsoft MCP, MCSA, MCSE, RHCE, Citrix CCEA, and/or VMware VCP’

Company

Next Dimension offers a wide range of benefits, opportunities for advancement, fully paid professional education, travel opportunities and regular team activities. Our office is an open concept, high-tech, and fast-paced environment with plenty of amenities. These elements all contribute to an amazing work environment that’s fun, exciting and deeply rewarding.

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