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Systems Engineer at Robert Half

Systems Engineer

Robert Half Oakland, CA Contractor
$60.00 - $80.00/Hour
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Ref ID: 00340-0012509216

Classification: Systems Administrator

Compensation: $60.00 to $80.00 hourly

Robert Half is seeking a dynamic Systems Engineer with advanced knowledge in Windows and Security concepts for our client based in Oakland. This is an ON-SITE position that sits in downtown in Oakland, Ca. The Systems Engineer will be responsible for modifications of GPO, Windows Updates, Security, Active Directory, VMware, Backups, and related hardware and application software running under the Windows Operating System. The Systems Engineer will also be responsible for implementing best practices and scalability. The Systems Engineer will also be responsible for monitoring, administration, maintenance, upgrade, and support of all IT systems, including but not limited to PCs, Windows & Chrome operating systems, hardware, software, cloud applications and peripherals. The Systems Engineer will play an integral part in implementing a new security system. This is an immediate need and is a 8 month contract opportunity. 


  • Domain Name System (DNS) architecture changes to resolve current issues for DNS forwarding. This includes Microsoft Azure and Microsoft Windows DNS Services run on-premise.
  • Create security baselines and secure base image for Windows 2019 and Windows 2022 Servers for On-prem and Azure images
  • Working with Security Tools – Artic Wolf – but want to look at a different tool so would like to have the input of this person
  • Patching and building a framework from the ground up
  • DUO – two factor Authentication – identity management – malware response – incident response
  • Patch management – ISO
  • Clean-up stale/old Active Directory records starting with old / invalid records.
  • Responsible for the design, maintenance, and support of site-specific system administration such as group policy, print management, and user administration.
  • Consults with and advises program management and administrative staff on systems implementation requirements
  • Is responsible for capacity planning, technology planning, disaster planning and budgeting required to insure an efficient, effective, reliable system
  • Responsible for coordinating and resolving disaster, incidents, and recovery; confers with superiors regarding the resolution of problems
  • Manages and maintains the stability of the hypervisor/virtualization environment
  • Assist in maintaining and supporting WAN/LAN/VPN/Cloud/Wireless/VOIP Infrastructure, equipment and related systems when needed

Submit your resumes directly and call me at

(925) 640-0803
for immediate consideration for this Systems Engineer Opportunity. Interviews are being conducted next week.

  • 5+ years of related experience
  • A reliable understanding of HTTP traffic, content delivery and caching
  • DUO – two factor Authentication – identity management – malware response – incident response
  • Adeptness in MS Windows 10
  • Foundational knowledge in Microsoft Office 365
  • Windows Azure experience
  • Experience with Security principles
  • General familiarity with VMware
  • Cybersecurity systems (MFA, Knowbe4, etc.)
  • Practical knowledge of Vmware Infrastructure
  • Demonstrated knowledge of PowerShell
  • Deep understanding of Active Directory
  • Familiarity with network operating systems - as well as programming or scripting language - is preferred
  • Proficiency in clustered and virtual storage solutions
  • Experienced in crafting, analyzing and fixing large-scale distributed systems

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