Levi, Ray & Shoup, Inc. Enterprise Systems Engineer in Rockaway, New Jersey

Position Enterprise Systems Engineer

Category Systems Management and Infrastructure

Location(s) Rockaway, NJ

Department LRS Consulting Services

Job Number 16339

Looking for more than just another assignment? We're looking for you! This isn't just another assignment, but a real opportunity and a challenge for the right person. LRS Consulting Services is seeking an Enterprise Systems Engineer for a 6-month contract opportunity with our client in Rockaway, NJ! Local candidates will be given preference.

LRS Consulting Services has been delivering the highest quality consultants to our clients since 1979. We've built a solid reputation for dealing with our clients and our consultants with honesty, integrity, and respect. We work hard every day to maintain that reputation, and we're very interested in candidates who can help us. If you're that candidate, this opportunity is made for you!

The Enterprise Systems Engineer will:

  • Install, administer, maintain, and troubleshoot Linux.

  • Resource group functions.

  • Configure Cisco UCS hardware and software, including Fabric Interconnects.

  • Build and configure ESXi hosts and join them to clusters.

  • Support operational activities, such as level three system support, root cause analysis, systems validation, performance tuning and capacity management.

  • Work with Operations staff to improve monitoring and alerting activities.

  • Represent IT Engineering Services on global project teams through the implementation of new infrastructure systems, including, project planning and adherence to Company‚Äôs global project methodologies.

  • Provide status reports and attend team meetings.

  • Apply best practices for performance tuning of servers.

  • Upgrade system software and hardware components as required to meet customer needs.

  • Maintain system configuration documentation, including SOPs and IQ/OQ, software installation instructions, operating system installation and system configuration sheets.

  • Perform system migrations (P2V, V2V) in the Linux and UNIX (IBM AIX) environments.

  • Comply with SOX and IT Compliance protocols.

To apply, please submit your resume to hropp@LRS.com. Visit us online at www.LRS.com.

LRS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment will receive consideration without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, gender identity, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status or protected veteran status.


  • 7+ years of recent experience installing, configuring, patch and automate Linux server builds using kickstart/puppet/chef automation

  • 5+ years of experience with server administration of VMware 5.1 or later (VMware 6 a plus)

  • 5+ years of Cisco UCS implementation and configuration experience

  • Hands-on experience with Microsoft Azure

  • Must be an expert in Linux

Strong cloud experience (Microsoft Azure) to include the following:

  • Cloud VNET

  • Storage (Storage accounts and managed disks)

  • Azure automation

  • Powershell

  • Azure Backups (VM Snapshots and recovery)

  • ASR (Azure site Recovery)

  • Strong Perl scripting experience

  • Single-Sign-on implementation experience (Centrify)

  • Candidate must be able to effectively communicate in English (written & verbal)

  • Corp to corp candidates will not be considered

Optional Skills:

  • Experience with other flavors of Linux is a plus

  • Experience with other flavors of Unix is a plus (AIX, Solaris, HP-UX)

  • AWS cloud support experience

Job Type:

This position is not eligible for benefits.

This position is: Contractual

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