Senior Systems Engineer

IT New York, New York

Position at Hill Holliday

Hill Holliday is looking for a Senior Systems Engineer to join our team. In this role you will help to manage and troubleshoot servers, virtual infrastructure, backup and a variety of other systems. Resourcefulness is a necessary skill in this role. You should be able to diagnose and resolve problems quickly. You should also have the patience to communicate with a variety of interdisciplinary teams and users. Your goal will be to ensure that our technology infrastructure runs smoothly and efficiently.


  • Manage a mostly Windows-based server infrastructure
  • Manage multi-location VMWare infrastructure
  • Manage backups
  • Troubleshoot issues and outages
  • Upgrade systems with new releases and models
  • Participate in quarterly SOX collections and internal/external audits
  • Develop system expertise
  • Build and maintain technical documentation 


  • 5+ years as a system administrator, engineer or similar role
  • Experience supporting a primarily Windows server environment
  • Experience with VMWare
  • Experience with backup software, Veeam and/or Commvault preferred
  • Knowledge of Active Directory, GPOs, login scripts, and user account management
  • Proficient in SAN technologies including replication
  • Experience with Desktop and Server Operating systems (Windows, Mac, Linux)
  • Excellent communication skills


  • Azure/AWS experience
  • Automation in any scripting language (Python, Bash, Powershell)
  • Understanding of Layer 2/3 protocols
  • Relational Databases (Microsoft SQL)
  • Support in creative production environments (AdobeCC, Xinet)
  • BS/BA in a technology related field and\or IT certifications are a plus.