• Location: USA, Virginia, Chantilly
  • Salary: Up to US$100 per annum
  • Technology: Juniper Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Date Posted: 14th Jan, 2021
  • Reference: System Eng - VA

Senior Systems Engineer | Remote Options | $90K

The Company

A popular and growing media company that produces The Great Courses: a series of comprehensive and engaging, university-level, video and audio courses taught by the world's greatest professors without the pressure of schedules, homework, or exams. For our employees, we offer excellent benefits and 3-4 weeks PTO.

Role / Responsibilities

The Senior Systems Engineer will be a hands-on member of the Technology Services Infrastructure group. This group is tasked with the on-going maintenance, development, and functionality of The Teaching Company network. The Senior Systems Engineer will be responsible for the ongoing enhancement, maintenance, and stability of TTC's creative and video production computing environment.
  • Manage system infrastructure including, databases, testing computer equipment, malware and other software and hardware.
  • Provide technical support for both hardware and software issues that may arise.
  • Monitor the system daily and respond quickly to any security breaches or usability concerns.
  • Backup systems and verify that backups have been completed.
  • Regularly upgrade systems as needed.
  • Assist in integrating new applications and technologies into the current system.
  • Research software and hardware products and prepares purchase orders.
  • Installation and updates of workstation and peripheral software
  • Assist with recovery from application and network outages
  • Assist with ensuring workstation security compliance
  • Administrative activities to include workstation naming, IP addressing and configuration management.
  • Directs troubleshooting to isolate and diagnose common system problems; analyzes system events to ensure continuous functioning. Recommends course of action and implements as approved by Director.
  • Assist with data recovery from failed hard drives and corrupted files.
  • Provide support for remote network access and VPN configuration for teleworkers
  • Provide support for antivirus and antimalware software.


Participate in On-Call rotation for after hours and weekend support
  • Experience with Juniper products required - Design and implement network of firewalls, load balancers and other network system and services.
  • Strong understanding of TCP/IP, subnets, routing, firewalls, VPN, DNS (Public Private), Domain Management, HTTPS, FTP, NTP
  • Working knowledge of Amazon Web Services
  • Working knowledge of Cisco /Meraki switches, routers and wireless systems
  • Documents and analyzes software and hardware issues.
  • Designs, tests and implements systems solutions.
  • Research software and hardware products and prepares purchase orders.
  • Provides support for business-critical systems at the highest level.
  • Utilizes help desk to record change and problem activities for tracking purposes.
  • Working knowledge of Windows 7-10
  • Working knowledge of Windows Server
  • Working knowledge of AD (active directory)
  • Working knowledge of VMware
  • Working knowledge of Backup Exec or similar backups
  • Experience patching/maintaining systems
  • Storage experience - SAN / Synology
  • Maintaining both physical and virtual servers

Ready to Apply?

Contact me for further information about this position. a.fenimore@frgconsulting.com | 813-437-6973 ______________________________________________________________________________

FRG Consulting is the global leader for niche IT recruitment, advertising more Technology jobs than any other agency. We deal with both Partners & End Users throughout North America. By specializing solely in placing niche IT candidates in the market I have built relationships with most of the key employers in North America and have an unrivalled understanding of where the best opportunities and Tech jobs are. I understand the need for discretion and would welcome the opportunity to speak to any IT candidates that are considering a new career or job either now or in the future. Confidentiality is, of course, guaranteed. I can be contacted for information on the IT market and some of the opportunities that are available

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