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Senior Systems Engineer with Axway ST
Information Technology company
Information Technology company
Jacksonville, FL ( Map it )
Permanent US residency required
W-2 only
Jacksonville, FL
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Senior IT Systems Engineers are responsible for monitoring, installation, configuration, administration, troubleshooting and maintenance of technology solutions. Senior IT Systems Engineer’s provide technical support and troubleshoot problems and perform scripting/programming to ensure stable and efficient operation of technology solutions. Senior IT Systems Engineers drive and implement automation enhancements and process improvement efforts, are assigned to multiple complex systems/applications. They lead initiatives, oversee work results, provide training and serve as a technical resource for other Systems Engineers.

Essential Functions:

  • Performs installation, monitoring, testing, configuration, migration, maintenance and troubleshooting of assigned technology
  • Leads development of policies, plans and schedules
  • Manages system/application environment and ongoing operations
  • Ensures that the technologies are updated with current, stable, and compliant architecture and applications that meet enterprise standards
  • Researches, designs, implements and tests of technology solutions
  • Proactively monitors and reports performance utilization of assigned technologies
  • Troubleshoots software and/or hardware issues/failures
  • Resolves alerts and perform remediation activities
  • Manages problem or escalated tickets and tasks and out of cycle requests from systems/software owners
  • Collects and presents data for reporting and planning
  • Determines best tactical and/or long-term solution, formulate, implement and maintain solutions
  • Determines migration and upgrade impacts and diagnose/resolve complex technology/application errors
  • Leads workgroups and initiatives with IT and business area partners
  • Determines best course of action for meeting business needs and provides consultative expertise to customers on how to best use systems/infrastructure capabilities.
  • Key participant in capacity planning, design and implementation of technical project management related to systems administration
  • May provide input into infrastructure architecture designs
  • Drive and implement process and automation improvements
  • Proactively monitors and identifies broader, more complex issues across multiple, integrated, connecting technologies and communicate as appropriate
  • Writes programming/scripting
  • Develops processes and procedures related to systems/application administration
  • May participate in Disaster Recovery planning and exercises
  • Contributes input into infrastructure architecture and ensures infrastructure architecture is implemented as intended. Ensures execution and alignment to architectural standards and blueprints.
  • Assists in training and mentoring staff
  • Performs on-call activities as needed for the environment and technologies
  • Leads initiatives, oversee work results, provide training and serve as a technical resource for other Systems Engineers


  • Extensive working knowledge of multiple technologies and their interfaces and integration.
  • Competent working in one or more environments highly integrated with an operating system.
  • Extensive experience implementing and administering/managing technical solutions in major, large-scale system implementations .
  • High critical thinking skills to evaluate alternatives and present solutions that are consistent with business objectives and strategy.
  • Ability to manage tasks independently and take ownership of responsibilities.
  • Ability to learn from mistakes and apply constructive feedback to improve performance.
  • Ability to communicate technical information clearly and articulately.
  • Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment.
  • Experience analyzing business requirements and translating them into technical solutions.
  • Experience using Agile methodology.

Additional Critical Details:

  • Experience with Axway ST (preferred)
  • Will settle for exp with Filezilla, winscp, cuteftp, moveit, putty/psftp, fireftp, coreftp
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience with Linux OS
  • Ability to work “without a net” (little training)
  • Familiarity with network and firewall
  • Must have extensive experience with Axway ST.
  • Must have very good knowledge of Networking, Security principles and firewall.

Required Experience:

  • 3-5 years of related work experience or equivalent combination of transferable experience demonstrating proficiency and experience in design, implementation, monitoring and troubleshooting technology

Required Education:

  • Related Bachelor's degree in an IT related field or relevant work experience

Skill Proficiency Years Experience Percent Used
Network Security
System Administration
Systems Engineering
1 - 375%
Agile Methodology
Disaster Recovery
Position Recruiter
Luda Melanich