IT Systems Engineer- Downtown Milwaukee

Job#: 1373149

Job Description:

Our great client in Milwaukee, WI has an immediate opening for a Systems Engineer. If you are interested please apply with resume to [email protected].



Systems Engineer
*Onsite Downtown Campus 3 days a week (Mon - Wed)

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

Cumulative of prior level plus following:

  • Proactively monitor to prevent and resolve application system performance bottlenecks.
  • Proactively ensure SLAs are maintained and systems are built for sustainability.
  • Understand the technical concepts necessary to do your job effectively and are aware of industry trends in your domain.
  • Consider and build for many different use cases but avoid over engineering.
  • Determine where to find answers and grow your own knowledge both with and without guidance.
  • Manage systems and services in both on-premises and cloud environments.
  • Develop and maintain documentation for systems and processes.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues related to systems and infrastructure.
  • Collaborate with other members of the IT team to ensure systems and infrastructure are secure, reliable, and scalable.


  • Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience
  • 3-5 years professional experience required

May include:

  • 3+ years of professional IT experience
  • 3+ years experience with at least one OS/hosting platform
  • 3+ years experience in performance tuning of application stacks, OSs, DBs Etc
  • 3+ years experience with Cloud based PaaS and SaaS platforms and integration points to On Prem infrastructure
  • 3+ years experience with virtualization and containerization
  • 3+ years experience with monitoring and performance management of systems
  • 3+ years experience with Scripting development (powershell)
  • Networking knowledge
  • 3+ years experience with Identity Platform and tools
  • Exposure to Infra as Code concepts and tooling Experience with CICD concepts, and tools including GIT, branching strategies, and leveraging knowledge to assist in delivering an infrastructure as a product.
  • Experience with modern development and scripting languages
  • In-depth knowledge of immediate systems, you work on and some knowledge of adjacent systems. (ie. SCCM, Windows, Intune, Group Policy, Tanium).
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills within area of expertise.
  • Understanding of high-availability concepts.
  • Experience with multiple delivery methodologies such as Agile and Waterfall.









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Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

Employee Type:

Milwaukee, WI, US

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Date Posted:
September 22, 2023