Senior Network and Systems Engineer in New York, NY at Custom Computer Specialists, Inc.

Date Posted: 11/8/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description


This person is responsible for providing technical management over the IT Infrastructure of a large not-for-profit human services agency located in New York City.  This person will provide thought leadership and expertise to guide and manage the company's Network, Server, Exchange, SAN, VMWare and Enterprise Operating Systems. This full-time position will last approximately 6 months and can become permanent!  This client is conveniently located in mid-town Manhattan.                                                                       


  • Lifecycle management of hardware, software, Cisco and Dell network infrastructure, and network services
  • Network assessment and remediation of Cisco and Dell network infrastructure
  • Overall management of Network and Network operating systems (Servers, SAN’s, VMWare, Windows, file and print services, Domain Controllers, Exchange, Network Devices, VLAN’s, Switches and Routers, Active Directory, IP Addressing, WAN and LAN services, Wireless Network, Network Monitoring and reporting, Data Center capacity management and planning, Security management and reporting, Disaster recovery, Backups and recovery)
  • Ensures the availability and reliability of access to email and other communication systems, shared resources, departmental files, and the Internet.
  • Conducts ongoing analysis of our computer systems to define the organization’s computer and network needs. Makes appropriate recommendations, taking into account a cost benefit analysis.
  • Prepares and implements short term and long-term computer, security, and compliance system goals and plans to achieve them
  • Develops and implements procedures and controls to support IT Service Management
  • Ensures that the responsibilities, authorities and accountability of all direct subordinates are defined and understood.
  • Ensures prompt and courteous feedback to requestors of computer services.
  • Receives, stores, and issues computer equipment supplies and other materials to staff. Maintains software and hardware inventories.
  • Maintains accurate documentation of the network and associated systems.
  • Configure system management tools
  • Automate systems management processes through scripting (PowerShell, Python);


  • Required:
    • 5-7 years minimum experience management and administration of “Enterprise IT”
    • VMWare experience and/or certifications
    • Windows Server MCITP or MCSE Certifications
    • Cisco Switching Certifications (CCNA Required, CCNP Preferred)  
  • Preferred:
    • Microsoft Exchange administration experience/certifications
    • Symantec Backup Exec 2010/2012 experience/certifications
    • Cisco Wireless experience/certifications
    • Cisco VOIP experience/certifications