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Sr. Microsoft Application Engineer

Job Number: 18800

Job Description

Our client is seeking an experienced Microsoft Application Engineer to design and implement application infrastructure, and oversee shared and standalone Windows environments.

Job Responsibilities

  • Planning, sizing, implementing and problem solving for new applications
  • Partner with internal and external technical experts in fields such as Networking, Application Development and Security
  • Gather and document business requirements of application characteristics, including third-party software requirements, back end resources, and means of implementation.
  • Research, tool development and documentation for future Windows Server environments
  • Design web hardware infrastructure and author design documents for guiding through the approval process.
  • Provide technical support to web application developers when required. This includes promoting use of best practices, ensuring standardization across applications and troubleshooting issues.
  • Provide assistance and training to lower-level web engineers. This includes creating standardized processes to simplify and standardize support engineers' role, and providing guidance to engineers from disciplines such as networking, database management, middleware etc.
  • Hands-on implementation and trouble-shooting of new environments.

Education Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science (or related discipline), or 7 years of equivalent experience.

Other Requirements

  • 5+ years of experience with web/application server technologies running on Windows operating systems.
  • 5+ years experience with Windows operating system (Win2k3, Win2k8) configuration, maintenance and diagnostics, including knowledge of Powershell.
  • 5+ years of experience in design and trouble-shooting of web base systems.
  • TRICARE certification - can be obtained within 3 months of employment.

Additional Information

  • Microsoft certifications: MCSA, MCSE, MCTS, MCITP etc.
  • Familiarity with SiteMinder.
  • Knowledge of the capabilities of current state network devices (load-balancers, DNS).
  • Familiarity with ITIL principles and Remedy ITSM (or similar) ticketing systems.
  • Past experience in project management, Leadership, communication skills appreciated.

Other Information

  • Travel: 10%