Systems Engineering Consultant @ Answerport

Location: Mequon, WI
Type: Full-Time, Permanent
Experience Level: 5+ Years

Answerport, a Management and Technology consulting firm located in Southeastern Wisconsin is looking for a Systems Engineering Consultant to join their team to help with M&A projects as well as help our rapidly growing managed services group. If you are interested in being part of a team that works on fast paced projects where your IT skills will be tested across a broad range of areas and you are willing to travel to client sites all over the country, then we have an exciting opportunity for you to hear more about.

Job Functions

  • Consulting on both project and interim role assignments.
  • Design, implementation and support of server, storage, and backup infrastructure meeting client’s functional, performance and availability requirements.
  • Deployment of IT best practices meeting client’s functional, performance and availability requirements.
  • Execute work plans meeting deadlines and quality requirements.
  • Understand and meet project budgets.
  • Prepare thorough system documentation. 
  • Work closely and professionally with client and consulting teams to promote teamwork, accountability, and appropriate training/transition.  
  • Provide technical consulting on simple to complex IT infrastructure initiatives.
  • Understand appropriate level of IT security for each client situation and deploy as required. 
  • Act to resolve technical issues related to projects or client’s infrastructure.
  • Keep current on server and storage technology through computer based training, seminars, and publications on an ongoing basis.

Experience Knowledge and Skills

  • Five or more years of relevant systems engineering experience that includes a substantial amount of both project and support work.
  • Strong knowledge/skill and current with a significant number of the following infrastructure technology areas:
    • Microsoft Windows Server
    • Linux Server
    • VMWare
    • HyperV
    • Microsoft Active Directory
    • DNS and DHCP Services
    • Microsoft Exchange
    • Microsoft Office 365 Services
    • Application Virtualization Products
    • Software Patching and Deployment Products
    • Anti-virus products
    • Monitoring and Management Products
    • Server Products and Services
    • Storage Products and Services
    • Backup Products and Services
  • Strong issue identification and resolution skills.
  • Solid interpersonal skills in communications with all levels of a client’s personnel and vendors.
  • Ability to travel 50%.

About Answerport

Answerport is a highly-skilled team of Management and Technology Consultants. We solve our clients’ complex IT problems with a senior-level, hands-on team. Whether realigning IT to meet new business challenges or dealing with Mergers and Acquisitions, we handle the toughest IT issues with a balance of speed and precision. 

How to Apply

Email your resume to Michael Cordio, michael@skillspipeline.com