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Robert Half International Systems Engineer in AMES, Iowa


This Ames-based company is experiencing tremendous growth and adding several positions to their infrastructure team. It is their vision to create an environment of the highest quality in business practices and IT infrastructure. Their initiatives include a migration to cloud technologies and expand their network capabilities.. This is a direct-hire role. Apply directly to Tim Stormoen Division Director Robert Half Technology Iowa Region.

Your responsibilities

  • Lend a hand to the design of information and operational support systems

  • Maintain, install, configure, and test system management tools, application software, and operating systems

  • Sustain backup, redundancy strategies, and security

  • Track an assay application performance for potential bottlenecks, determine possible solutions, and collaborate with developers to achieve those fixes

  • Control and watch all installed systems and infrastructure

  • Offer 2nd and 3rd level support

  • Take preventive action to safeguard the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability

  • Team up with vendors and other IT personnel for problem resolution

  • Note down and retain custom scripts to increase system efficiency and lower the human intervention time on any tasks


  • Proven working experience in installing, configuring and troubleshooting various operating systems is required for success at this position

  • 5+ years of relevant experience - It is preferred for applicants to have experience with automation software

  • Candidates who have solid networking knowledge will be the best fit for this position

  • Applicants should have solid experience in the administration and performance tuning of application stacks

  • It is preferred for applicants to have experience with virtualization and containerization

  • Microsoft Azure experience

  • Ansible experience

  • Experience with Kubernetes

  • Cloud Technologies experience desired

  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) experience

  • This position requires a candidate with experience with monitoring systems

  • If you're looking for job openings and have solid scripting skills, you might be a good fit for this position

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Salary: DOE

Location: AMES, IA

Date Posted: January 8, 2021

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 01500-0011624035

Staffing Area: Technology u0026 IT