Server Engineer - NOC Operations

  • Location:

    Houston, Texas

  • Sector:

    Network Engineering

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    US$60 - US$70 per hour

  • Contact:

    Suzanne Bowers

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    26 days ago

  • Duration:

    6+ Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:

    As soon as possible

Location: Rosenberg, TX (on-site)

Duration: 6+ Months


Primary Purpose: To install, configure and maintain the Servers, Storage, Virtual and Cloud infrastructure. Recommend

and implement technology improvements that help the client and Technology Services meet their objectives.


Major Responsibilities and Duties

  • Assist with design, installation, support and maintenance of Windows Servers, Linux Servers, Active Directory, Clustering,
  • Domain operations and other systems.
  • Assist with daily operations of DHCP and DNS services.
  • Assist with design and implementation of an Operating System update schedule for all Network Services managed systems.
  • Assist with installation, configuration, monitoring, troubleshooting, and replacement of virtual server infrastructures, along with
  • physical infrastructure when needed.
  • Assist with management and maintenance of the SAN infrastructure and ensure replication between data centers is
  • functioning as designed.
  • Assist with daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources.
  • Assist with regular review of application logs across all Network Services systems to ensure proper functionality.
  • Assist with maintaining daily server backups and backup targets.
  • Assist with monitoring and ensure backups are regularly tested to verify backup integrity.
  • Assist with management, maintenance and troubleshooting of all Network Services cloud applications.
  • Stay up to date on developments in the networking industry.
  • Attendance at work is an essential function.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Minimum Experience:
  • 2+ years of experience
  • Administration of Microsoft and VMWare environments
  • Management of 20 or more servers, including virtual servers
  • Minimum Education/Certification:
  • Associate's Degree in a related field or equivalent experience supporting and maintaining enterprise infrastructure
  • Current applicable Microsoft Server Certification preferred
  • Current applicable VMware Certification preferred
  • Valid Texas driver's license
  • Eligible for coverage under the District's vehicle insurance program
  • Special Knowledge/Skills:
  • Working technical knowledge of network, PC, platform operating systems, current systems software, protocols, and
  • standards, including Active Directory, IIS, SQL, Windows Server, MS Exchange, and Linux
  • Technical and functional understanding of Server 2012 R2, Server 2016, Server 2019 Active Directory Group Policy, DHCP,
  • DNS and Azure
  • Knowledge of Dell and Cisco Server and Storage hardware
  • Experience with VMware ESXi and vSphere
  • Experience supporting Office 365
  • Knowledge of network fundamentals
  • Hands-on software and hardware troubleshooting experience
  • Ability to work with others in a high functioning team


Oscar Associates Limited (US) is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.