Microsoft Systems Engineer

Company: Alexander Open Ssytems

Updated: 10/4/2012


The aggressively growing Midwest''s leading consultative technology partner, AOS is looking to expand our family with top-tier talent. The ideal candidate will be involved with installation and troubleshoot for our y products/and or services for a wide range of clients in the Rogers, AR area. The ideal candidate will have a well rounded, working, knowledge of Active Directory, Exchange, SQL, Microsoft Server and Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS) features including virtualization, instant messaging( Lync), presence, LiveMeeting remote access and federation configuration. He or she will also be familiar with a number of advanced features, including high availability, disaster recovery, Enterprise Voice, PBX integration, SIP trunking and/or third party audio, web, and video conferencing solutions and their interfaces to OCS. Core Job Responsibilities: Applies knowledge and previous experience in Microsoft Active Directory, infrastructure solutions, messaging and Unified Communications areas to perform configuration, testing, and deployment of all Microsoft virtualization, Exchange and OCS server roles and related technologies. Applies knowledge and previous experience in Microsoft System Center suite. Secondary Job Responsibilities: Stay current with new conferencing/collaboration technologies and architectures. Analyze and interpret data captures/logs, process output, and technical information to perform troubleshooting of lab or production environments. *Apply good time management skills with the ability to prioritize and manage multiple complex tasks at the same time. JOB REQUIREMENTS Required Skills: Ability to implement, and manage Microsoft Exchange (including 2010), OCS 2007 and MS Server infrastructure. Has participated in multiple MS infrastructure and OCS 2007 projects by consulting, implementing, and/or migrating. Candidates should have a good technical background with 1+ years of Industry experience in Microsoft OCS 2007and later, preferably R2. 5 years experience deploying Microsoft Infrastructure. Only individuals that meet these requirements and qualifications will be considered qualified for this position and considered a candidate. Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft*s infrastructure, messaging and collaboration products, including Exchange Unified Messaging. Ability to travel up to 75% of the time for the first 6 months Desired Skills: A BA/BS or MS degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline and MCSE preferred Strong Technical background in the area of Microsoft infrastructure, networking, storage, and server design Experience with PBXs and other telecommunications provider solutions is desired Experience with Microsoft System Center products is desired Demonstrated ability to problem solve, identify alternative solutions, and communicate best practices Strong research skills Good written and verbal communication. Good presentation and communications skills Good interpersonal skills in working with others Experience of at least 3 years in Systems Engineering is required. Only individuals that meet these requirements and qualifications will be considered qualified for this position and considered a candidate. EOE M/F/D/V