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Lead Windows Infrastructure Engineer

ISO New England

Location: Holyoke, MA US
Position Type:
Rqd Education:
Rqd Experience: 5+ years
Date Posted: January 12, 2023
Reference Code: 123764412
ISO New England is looking for an experienced Windows Engineer who will be responsible for the day-to-day management, maintenance and extension of the Enterprise Infrastructure environment at ISO New England. Your expertise will leverage your skills, experience, and knowledge to solve complex IT problems. We are looking for individuals who show ingenuity and inventiveness and who like working with a team to achieve excellence.

In this position, you will collaborate with stakeholders, end users and senior leadership to further the strategic goals of the company, applying your skills to create technological solutions that enhance or complete the ISO-NE corporate strategy.

This position must always strive to maintain a secure and compliant computing environment. You will participate in evaluating existing systems and processes to identify improvements and updates that keep them running in optimal conditions. The ideal individual would also make independent technical decisions that are consistent with the architectural vision of management and infrastructure staff, while also mentoring and leading less senior staff.

Supported environments include, but are not limited to Active Directory, Exchange, SharePoint, O365, AWS as well as a sizable number of both physical and virtual servers.

Posting Details
  • Hybrid with 3 days remote
  • Paid on-call rotations
How you'll make an impact

• Project Management:
  • Lead Infrastructure Reviews
  • Develop bill of materials and costing for projects
  • Document project tasks and resource assignments
  • Set task schedules and timelines to meet project milestones
  • Lead meetings and update project status
• Project Execution
  • Design and execute proof-of-concept activities
  • Assist in product selection
  • Work with vendors to deploy new technologies
  • Track and update assigned activities
• Maintain infrastructure
  • Develop asset life-cycle plans
  • Lead upgrade planning of end-of-life infrastructure
  • Spearhead efforts around automation and configuration management
  • Design and implement efficiency and consolidation efforts across multiple Active Directory environments
What we are looking for
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Information Security, Cyber Security or related fields, or significantly relevant job experience
  • 12+ years working with infrastructure technologies
  • 7+ years integrating different infrastructure technologies
    • 5+ years of project management
    • Experience working with Microsoft Exchange 2016+/Exchange Online
    • Active Directory 2012R2/2019/2022 in an Enterprise environment, including backup and restore procedures, as well as support for multiple forests and domains
    • Experience working with Windows Server 2012R2/2016/2019/2022
    • Knowledge of data center operation best practices
    • Working with one or more IT concepts such as DevOps, Agile, ITIL, etc.
    • Employing configuration management technologies (Ansible, Puppet, etc.) and code management using GIT, CI/CD a plus
    • Fluent in PowerShell for automation of System Administration, Active Directory and Exchange, both on-premise and in cloud
Desired not required
  • Advanced degree in Computer Science or related field preferred
  • One or more, or demonstrated experience:
    • AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate
    • Microsoft 365 Certified Associate
    • VMWare Certified Advanced Professional
    • Project Management Professional (PMP)
    • ITIL 4 Managing Professional
Clarity of purpose is the starting point for all success. The ISO's mission, vision, and values define our purpose-these values serve as the cultural cornerstones of theorganization.

Mission: Through collaboration and innovation, ISO New England plans the transmission system, administers the region's wholesale markets, and operates the power system to ensure reliable and competitively priced wholesale electricity.

Vision: To harness the power of competition and advanced technologies to reliably plan and operate the grid as the region transitions to clean energy.

Values: Expertise, Respect, Innovation, Dependability and Collaboration

What We Offer: Located in Holyoke, MA amid the picturesque Pioneer Valley of Western Massachusetts, our employees get the best of both rural and urban living, enjoying day-to-day local community culture and conveniences with drivable access to big city amenities. Our competitive base salaries, performance-driven bonus incentive offering, as well as a variety of health, wellness, and professional development benefits underscore the value we place in our employees. Beyond our comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans, we encourage continuous learning through our training and tuition reimbursement programs and support work-life balance with flex hours, hybrid work models for most roles, and paid vacation and holidays. Our benefits strive to fulfill the needs of our employees across life's stages, with paid parental time off, health and wellness programs, 401k with company match, and a retirement plan. For the convenience of our employees, we offer complimentary access to our onsite fitness center and a cafeteria with free coffee.

COVID-19 Policy: Employee safety and well-being is a priority at ISO New England. To safeguard our teams and the important work they do, ISO New England has a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy.

Equal Opportunity : We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer. Applicants for employment are considered without regard to race, creed, color, citizenship, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, age, disability, status as a veteran, Vietnam Era Veteran, or being a member of the Reserves or National Guard.

Drug Free Environment: We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

Social Networking Notice : ISO New England reserves the right to review the candidate's postings on any social networking site accessible in the public domain as part of the candidate assessment process.

Other details
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Telecommute % 60
About this Employer

Keeping the lights on in New England

We are the independent, not-for-profit corporation responsible for keeping electricity flowing across the six New England states and ensuring that the region has reliable, competitively priced wholesale electricity today and into the future.