Systems Engineer New York
Company: Freed Maxick CPAs, P.C.
Posted on: September 17, 2023
Freed Maxick CPAs, is a top 100 Firm in the U.S and a top 50
Firm as ranked by Vault. As one of the largest Accounting firms in
Western New York, we have offices in downtown Buffalo, Batavia and
Rochester, NY and have staff located across the country. Freed
Maxick hires the most qualified people available and gives them
maximum opportunity to advance!
We have an immediate opportunity for a System Engineer. This
resource fills a role that is technical with collaborative and
leadership components. This is a hybrid opportunity based out of
our Buffalo, NY office.
About The Job
Reporting to the CIO, the System Engineer is responsible for
contributing to the successful utilization of relevant technologies
including, but not limited to:
Demonstrate leadership and advanced knowledge of Windows Server,
Desktop Applications, Microsoft Cloud Platforms (Intune, Azure,
Office 365) and other technologies.
Ensure the stability, integrity, and efficient operation of the
firm's technology infrastructure through the appropriate operation
of relevant technologies.
Advanced knowledge of core network competencies.
Participate in internal service desk and assist with tier-3 IT
support tickets which have been escalated to engineering.
Support and foster departmental and company culture through
mentoring, training, and oversight of service desk staff, fellow
engineers, and other firm staff.
Develop and upkeep service desk knowledge base, including articles,
usage guides and FAQs for end users and service desk staff.
Ability to work with or within a team and provide leadership in the
design, deployment, and support of infrastructure systems focused
best practices and standardized processes.
Make recommendations for new/altered technologies that would
contribute to System availability, cost savings, and/or
Set up administrator and service accounts, maintain system
documentation, tune system performance, install system-wide
software, interact with users, and evaluate vendor products.
Contribute to and lead specific projects to enhance Windows
infrastructure, automate existing processes and procedures using MS
PowerShell or other automation tools, and manage and maintain
technologies such as Microsoft ADDS, Exchange, Teams, Office 365,
Recommend and document standards and best practices including
capacity planning, recovery strategies and security for supported
areas while establishing system management criteria.
Perform responsibilities in accordance with all company standards,
policies, and procedures.
What We Are Looking For
Associates Degree or higher in Computer Information Systems,
Business Administration or related field or equivalent applicable
Minimum 5 years of highly relevant Microsoft engineering and/or
Ability to install, configure and maintain a variety of Microsoft
systems and software.
Certification or certification level knowledge for Microsoft
Prior experience with Microsoft Azure and/or VMware virtualization
Experience with developing and documenting processes and
Ability to communicate technical information to nontechnical
Strong knowledge of computer, network, security systems,
applications, procedures, and techniques.
Ability to identify and resolve computer system malfunctions and
Ability to multi-task and adapt to and implement changes
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with staff, vendors,
Strong attention to detail and solid follow-up capabilities.
Willingness to work outside standard business hours to resolve
issues or maintain systems as required.
Skill in organizing resources and establishing priorities.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to learn and support new systems and applications.
Some inter-office travel may be required.
As a hybrid position, a dedicated and private space is required to
effectively work remotely. Some work will be performed in a
professional office environment where the noise level in the work
environment is usually moderately quiet. Ability to work remotely
contingent upon needs of business. The position may occasionally
require travel up to 200 miles. Work hours may vary, some night and
weekend work may be required including participation in an on-call
What Freed Maxick Offers
An attractive and competitive compensation and benefit package
A friendly work environment with the largest firm in WNY based on
number of CPAs
An incentive program for commissions on new business, and referral
bonuses for introducing potential new employees
Promotion and advancement opportunities
Ongoing education to keep your technical skills sharp and your soft
Unique sociable culture
Flexible scheduling opportunities
Hybrid work environment
Compensated time to volunteer in the community
Apply today! We are looking forward to meeting with you!
Please visit www.freedmaxick.com to learn more about us.
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