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IT System Engineer

IT & IS | Houston, TX | Full Time, Contract, and Temp to Perm

Job Description

IT System Engineer 8731567

The Systems Engineer ensures that critical business systems continue to run efficiently by providing routine and emergency maintenance and database administration.


  • Maintains the distributed services/systems support process and ensures that all requests are addressed according to agreed procedures
  • Applies vendor-released patches to operating systems and databases
  • Ensures that appropriate procedures are defined and executed for Event Management
  • Develops training material and ensures that the Event management staff are adequately trained
  • Maintains databases and manages backup, access, data recovery and IT security functions
  • Monitors and updates IT security elements
  • Consults with the IT Services teams and Supply Chain departments regarding user concerns
  • Programs scripts to automate simple tasks within established standards
  • Helps supervise, mentor and schedule the daily duties of assigned contractors
  • Performs security audits of the company or customer networks
  • Establishes general security network requirements
  • Partners with Onsite Support and Service Managers to ensure networks and security systems are up-to-date


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering. 
  • Minimum 7-8 years experience in field.


  • Demonstrates leadership
  • Shows initiative and resourcefulness
  • Problem solver
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Willing to learn new technologies
  • Up-to-date with key developments in relevant technologies
  • Customer-oriented team player

$40-$45 per Hour        Houston TX 77043         6 Month Assignment (Contract to Hire after 6 months of work)