21 days old

Windows Systems Patching Engineer

St. Louis, MO 63146
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    $65 To $70

Windows Systems Patching Engineer

Global Platform Services, Application Services

Job Description:

Client is looking for a Windows Systems Patching Engineer. This is an exciting role for individuals who thrive on high profile projects on the leading edge of infrastructure technology. The ideal candidate is highly collaborative, has a passion for continual improvement and solving technical challenges through engineering, coding, and automation.

The successful candidate will join a cross-functional team working on building and automating internal software defined infrastructure. We want an easy button for everything! You'll be part of a smart, creative team that is doing groundbreaking work in this space.


- Patching Subject Matter Expert for Windows Server OS that includes:

o security patching

o updates

o firmware

- Development of a scalable, enterprise patching solution and processes to ensure compliance with enterprise security requirements and industry best practices

- Design, develop and implement infrastructure and automation solutions

- Automate and orchestrate delivery of infrastructure solutions built within client's datacenters

- Contribute code to multiple automation projects

- Utilize engineering and programming skills focused on enabling a DevOps model

- Streamline deployment of infrastructure into consumable services

- Provide input on the future implementation of infrastructure with a strong emphasis on automation, security, scalability and resiliency

Qualifications and Experience:

- Enterprise level experience in security patch lifecycle and management.

- Superior problem solving and troubleshooting skills at the System Engineer level; exceptional customer service, overall communication and technical writing skills.

- Must have sufficient technical depth to communicate with development and other internal organizations at a peer level;

- Must possess the ability to work independently with minimal management supervision;

- Ability to enhance the technical expertise of peers via the development of product training and team content development;

- Ability to apply technology to improve existing products and systems;

- Ability to actively participate in team support by proposing and implementing solutions;

Technical Requirements:

- Candidate must possess working knowledge of and demonstrated technical proficiency in:

o Windows Server and Microsoft Client Products

o Active Directory

o Hyper-V Hypervisor and Failover Clustering

o VMM 2012+

o SCCM 2012+


o Windows Server Cluster Aware Updating

- Solid understanding and use of PowerShell

- Solid understanding of client/server, networking, and Internet technologies fundamentals

- Five or more year's industry experience with Microsoft products, effective learning skills, works well in a team environment, Strong problem-solving skills


- College degree, preferably in Computer Science, is required

- MCSE strongly preferred

- Will consider related field (or equivalent) experience.

Install, configure, update and maintain operating systems, corresponding software, and datacenter servers for large location/BU.

Proactively monitor capacity of environments to predict future storage, memory, or processor shotfalls. Supervise and/or perform efficient and timely preventive and corrective maintenance of servers. Identify project resources and scheduling.

Provide Level 3 diagnosis/troubleshooting to resolve incidents.

Back up servers and maintain daily records of the backups.

Maintain control of physical inventory and equipment (servers).

Provide guidance to less-experienced technical administrators.


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