Systems Engineer in Spokane, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/27/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Spokane, WA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    (509) 891-7000

Job Description

VOLT’s client is looking for a Sr. Systems Engineer (VMware SME)

This is a 3-6 month Contract/Contract to Hire position in Spokane, WA and offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. We are among the largest IT staffing companies in the US for contract/temporary and direct hire placements and support many of the top-rated IT companies in the Pacific Northwest.


Are you a Systems Engineer with extensive experience delivery customer focused solutions? We are looking for a hands-on Engineer to join our client’s growing Infrastructure team. You will be responsible for implementing and managing customer-facing infrastructure in a dynamic, high-performance enterprise sized environment.

In this role, you will work collaboratively with architects, infrastructure engineers, applications teams, client customers, and many others in helping to deploy technology solutions across multiple businesses.

  • Expert hands on administration experience with VMware vSphere/vCenter v5.0-6.7 and other virtualization technologies and concepts.
  • Expert experience designing, deploying, supporting, and trouble-shooting VMware in large enterprise environment
  • Install and configuration experience with Citrix v6.5-7.5
  • Experience with capacity planning and sizing VMware environments
  • Install and configuration experience with Microsoft Exchange v2010-2016
  • Install and configuration experience with Microsoft Windows Server v2008-2016
  • Barracuda Backups, Secure Messaging, Web Filtering
  • Strong experience with design, development, implementation, and maintenance of large-scale systems, preferably across multiple hardware and software platforms
  • Active Directory, Group Policy
  • Solid understanding of essential TCP/IP protocols: TCP, UDP, ICMP, SMTP, SNMP, LDAP, DNS, NTP, and understanding of wider set protocols.

Nice to have experience:

  • Experience with resource utilization in multi-tenant cloud environment
  • Experience designing and integrating Office 365 in the cloud
  • Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM 2012 R2)
  • Microsoft Desktop Operating Systems Experience with Cloud services (Azure or AWS) is a plus
  • Experience Integrating Active Directory with Cloud services via PowerShell or SAML (Implement single-sign-on and account provisioning for disparate systems)
  • Experience with LAN and WAN technology and firewalls (Cisco/McAfee)
  • Experience with SAN – specifically Barracuda

Soft skill requirements:

  • This role will work within a highly matrixed and client facing environments so the ability to communicate at all levels is vitally important to the success of this position.
  • Able to work well across Infrastructure teams and System Teams.
  • Take passion in delivering high quality solutions and service to both small and large enterprise environments

Please note the following:

  • This is a W2 position.
  • Direct inquiries only.
  • No 3rd party submittals please.
  • This position is not available for Corp-to-Corp.
  • This position is not available for Associate Vendors.

How to Apply: Click on the Apply button to apply for this job.

Our Recruiter will initiate a phone call to you and give you immediate consideration should your resume meet the job requirements.  Please rest assured that if your resume matches what is reflected in this job posting, you should receive a phone call from a Volt Recruiter to discuss this position with you. Volt has a talented and optimistic staffing team focused on the quality of your career.

Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience.  We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions.  We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions.  We offer our Workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and re-deployment assistance.

Volt is a publicly owned Corporation with shares trading on the over-the-counter market: under the trading symbol "VISI".  To learn more about Volt, please visit: and to see more of our job postings, please visit:

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.