HD Supply Senior Systems Engineer in Marietta, Georgia

Company Overview:

HD Supply ( www.hdsupply.com ) is one of the largest industrial distributors in North America. The company provides a broad range of products and value-add services to approximately 500,000 customers with leadership positions in maintenance, repair and operations, water infrastructure and residential and non-residential construction sectors. Through approximately 500 locations across 48 states and six Canadian provinces, the company's approximately 13,000 associates provide localized, customer-driven services including jobsite delivery, will call or direct-ship options, diversified logistics and innovative solutions that contribute to its customers' success. With an active commitment to the communities in which we operate, HD Supply associates are part of a thriving organization that supports the virtues of wellness, diversity and inclusion – all of which are top priorities for the company. Equally as important is empowering our associates to grow professionally while providing competitive benefits and compensation. If you’re ready to find a rewarding career and achieve your full potential with a growing industry leader, HD Supply is ready for you!

Job Description & Qualifications:

Job Summary

Responsible for developing, maintaining, and supporting technical infrastructure, hardware, and system software components for mid- to large-sized projects. Provide mentoring to junior team members.

Major Tasks, Responsibilities, and Key Accountabilities

  • Performs installation, configuration, maintenance, debugging, and support for systems software/hardware, including implementation support for multiple infrastructure platforms.

  • Tunes platforms to ensure expected availability and performance levels are achieved. Performs root cause analyses for service interruption recoveries. Creates preventative measures.

  • Identifies and tests processes for automation. Performs configuration prior to the quality assurance process. Conducts quality assurance reviews to ensure standards and best practices are followed.

  • Develops expert knowledge of industry best practices and uses that knowledge to provide technical support to project team members.

  • Provides 24/7 on-call support for assigned systems, including investigating and troubleshooting problems.

  • Interacts with requestors and architects to define system requirements. Translates the requirements into technical specifications. Interchangeably works with technical business-oriented teams.

Nature and Scope

  • Identifies key barriers/core problems and applies problem solving skills in order to deal creatively with complex situations. Troubleshoots and resolves complex problems. Makes decisions under conditions of uncertainty, sometimes with incomplete information, that produce effective end results.

  • Independently performs assignments with instruction limited to the results expected. Determines and develops an approach to solutions. Receives technical guidance only on unusual or complex problems or issues.

  • May oversee the completion of projects and assignments, including planning, assigning, monitoring and reviewing progress and accuracy of work, evaluating results, etc. Contributes to employees' professional development but does not have hiring or firing authority.

Work Environment

  • Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.

  • Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.

  • Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be eighteen years of age

  • Must pass the Drug Test

  • Must pass the Background Check

  • Must pass pre-employment tests if applicable

Education and Experience

  • Typically requires BS/BA in a related discipline. Generally 5-8 years of experience in a related field; certification is required in some areas OR MS/MA and generally 3-5 years of experience in a related field. Certification is required in some areas.

Preferred Qualifications & Job Specific Details:

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5-8 years of systems engineering experience preferred.

  • Demonstrated effective verbal, written, and organizational skills.

  • Strong troubleshooting and analytical skills.

  • Experience operating with minimal supervision while using experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.

Preferred Technical Qualifications:

Skill / Knowledge

Years Exp Desired:

Windows 7 O/S. Including Deploying, supporting, troubleshooting, etc

5Windows XP O/S. Including Deploying, supporting, troubleshooting, etc

5Windows 10 O/S. Including deploying on all-in-one hardware, compute sticks, and various other form-factors.

Any.

Windows Client/Server Printing support. Including General Printing, port-redirection, etc

5General PC Hardware / Printer hardware support, including new and legacy technologies.

5Understanding of General Networking including TCP/IP, network hardware, CAT5e and CAT6 wiring, Power over Ethernet, Wireless networking, Network Firewall concepts, etc.

5Remote support experience, including remote-control, screen-sharing, and blind-over-the-phone support.

5Microsoft Office, including: Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Visio

5Special Knowledge a plus:

  • Custom print queue software

  • Custom hot-folder type functionality

  • Electrical and/or mechanical experience.

  • Windows symbolic linking

  • Deep Freeze software

  • Acronis Imaging software

  • Flexi Design software

  • Adobe Creative Suite Software

  • Any Manufacturing equipment experience.

  • PLC experience

  • Familiar with an Order-to-Cash process

  • Wallboard system support.

  • UPS (power) system experience.

Any is a plus

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to pick up and carry 50lbs for 40 feet.

  • Verbal communication

  • No Color-blindness(Safety requirement)

N/A

PRID:

PRID110

Job ID 2016-20210

Business Unit Facilities Maintenance

Posted Date 11/15/2016

Functional Area Information Technology

Job Locations US - GA - Marietta

Remote Position? No

Position Type Full-Time