Sr. Systems Engineer (Puppet) - Remote

Cleveland, OH

Our direct client in a Northeast suburb of Cleveland, OH is hiring for a remote Senior Systems Engineer with experience with large-scale, highly virtualized distributed server computing environments. Candidates must be able to design, configure, and support server based run time environments for distributed applications. Experience developing automated server configuration solutions using Puppet is required!

These positions will be on a team of engineers that support hundreds of applications across 5,000+ servers in multiple locations. This is a 6 month contract with likely extensions.

Come join an industry leader with a large IT organization and great work culture. Apply today!


– Systems engineering for Windows 2008/12/16 servers in a highly-virtualized production environment.

– Windows Internet Information Server (IIS) administration

– Infrastructure configuration automation experience using Puppet

– Hands on PowerShell scripting experience

– Advanced technical troubleshooting, diagnosing and problem-solving skills


– Sound working knowledge of information security (LDAP, RBAC, digital certificates), internet authentication protocols and network concepts (load balancing/failover, DNS, FTP, SMTP)

– Cloud services and technology support

– Java/Linux/Oracle infrastructure support

– Application development background

– Knowledge of Lean principles and their application to software development practices

– In-depth knowledge of IT operations, such as operating systems components, utilities, production schedulers and system environment hardware components (e.g., CPU, disk and tape technologies)

– In-depth knowledge of software development concepts

– Advanced time management and organizational skills with ability to work on multiple assignments simultaneously

– Habitual thorough documentation of system configurations, computer program logic, and task procedures

To Apply, Send your resume to Please reference opening number 4200W