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Security Analyst / Systems Engineer

  • Location: Atlanta, 30329
  • Salary: $50.17 - $50.17 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 4 months ago

Location: Atlanta GA
Type: Contract

Our established client is looking for a Security Analyst/ Systems Engineer to join their team for a long term contract opportunity. You will be Reporting to the IT Infrastructure Manager, IT Systems Engineer (IT SE) is a member of the IT Infrastructure Team that identifies, plans, designs, delivers, operates, and controls Information Technology services. 

Your Role:

  • Implementing servers, storage, and network infrastructure to the clients' IT best practices
  • Troubleshooting some of the most difficult issues that can occur in their clients most complex networks
  • You must be able to understand in detail how everything interconnects, and how changes, no matter how small, can affect other aspects of the system infrastructure
  • You must be very technical in nature as this position requires extensive knowledge of networking concepts, Exchange, Microsoft server software, virtualization, security, and SAN technologies.
Is it a fit? (Requirements):
  • 3-5 years Demonstrated experience supporting, implementing, and migrating to Office 365, Advanced Networking Concepts (ex. VLANS, Routing, NAT, VPN), Active Directory & Group Policy, Internet Information Server (IIS) web hosting admin, System Center, SQL Server, Dell SAN, Equalogic, Power Vault versions, a blend of Windows Servers, Windows workstations, LAN, Microsoft Exchange 2010 Server, SharePoint, SSO or 2 Factor Authentication, High availability and redundant architecture, Cisco & Celestix firewall, switch and WAP’s, backup and recovery
  • VMWare ESXi 5-6, & Hyper V experience is a plus
  • Demonstrated experience providing in-person help desk, and Tier 3 & 4 support during and after a migration or implementation effort, within an O&M environment
  • Provide technical documentation and assistance/engineering for project based assignments
  • Documents and  maintains IT policies and procedures related to function and audits.
  • Professionalism displayed at all times.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in an Engineering, or Computer related field – i.e. Computer Science.
  • 3-5 years’ experience interacting with customers and appropriate representatives to analyze, validate, specify, verify, document and manage the requirements
  • 3-5 years’ experience with Microsoft Exchange 2010/2013, and Database technologies (e.g., SQL)
  • Expert in Network documentation and diagramming (Visio is required)
  • Confidently knowledgeable about Microsoft products, particularly Office 365, associated benefits as well as pitfalls, and integration methods
  • Demonstrate excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Microsoft MCSE and/or MCSA certification
  • Security+ Certification preferred
  • Demonstrated experience working in ITIL Service Management organization is a plus
  • Ability to write scripts in some administrative language (Perl, PowerShell, or VBScript).
  • Extensive knowledge of software licensing, product and vendor evaluation, technical troubleshooting, and software processing improvement
  • Working knowledge of IT audit and control, governance, asset management, change control, and technical
  • Security+ Certification or Experience preferred
  • Six Sigma
  • Demonstrated experience working in ITIL Service Management organization is a plus
  • Security+ Certification or Experience preferred 

If this sounds like a fit please apply today! 

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re a top 15 U.S. IT staffing firm and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

For hourly W2 contract roles, MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options. Please see for more information. For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits will be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.

Motion Recruitment Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including Veterans/Disability/Women. All applicants must be currently authorized to work on a full-time basis in the country for which they are applying, and no sponsorship is currently available. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Motion Recruitment Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.