Senior Systems Engineer

The Senior Systems Engineer will administer, upgrade, and maintain critical servers and related hardware and software in a LAN/WAN environment. The Senior Systems Engineer ensures overall operational readiness of all Spark Networks systems and assists with troubleshooting and resolving infrastructure issues. 


Primary Responsibility Set:

  • Administration of corporate O365 (Exchange, Skype for Business, SharePoint Online, OneDrive for Business  Administration of Nimble, EqualLogic and Nexenta storage systems using iSCSI, NFS, and CIFS protocols
  • Administration of Cisco (Ironport) email appliances
  • Administration of VMware 5.5 hosts
  • Administration of Xen hosts
  • Administration of parent-and-child domain environment in Windows 2003/2008/2012
  • Administration of IIS 7.5/8.5 on Windows Server 2008 R2/2012 R2
  • Have a working knowledge of Nagios
  • Have a working knowledge of Cacti
  • Have a working knowledge of Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Have a working knowledge of Linux

Required Skills and Experience:

  • 5-7 Years providing email services planning and architecture in a Windows and Linux environments
  • 5-10 Years building and administering Windows domains in a multi-domain and sub-domain environment
  • Solid senior-level Exchange 2013 / O365 experience in a multi-server environment
  • Thorough understanding of SMTP, TCP/IP, mail security, mail troubleshooting
  • Familiar with multiple mail server architectures, Exchange 2013 / O365, mail DB recovery and backup storage
  • Familiar with multiple backup, storage and recovery architectures and software: SAN, NAS, D2D, Veritas Backup Exec, Unitrends
  •  Solid senior-level knowledge of Windows 2008/2012 server, Active Directory, DNS, LDAP, deploying automated tasks using Windows scripting and WMI
  • Experience with Dell servers in a large multi-server environment

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Spark Networks
Attn: Human Resources
11150 Santa Monica Blvd. Suite 600
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Phone: 310.893.0550
Fax: 866.945.5209

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