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Systems Engineer

Business Department:  Corporate Operations
Location: 

Denver, US

Partners Group is a global private markets investment manager, serving over 850 institutional investors. We have USD 83 billion in assets under management and more than 1,200 professionals across 20 offices worldwide. We realize potential in private markets by financing and developing great companies, desirable real estate and essential infrastructure. We create value in our investments through active and long-term responsible ownership.

What it's about

We have expanded our US footprint into Denver, Colorado where we recently broke ground on a bespoke campus.  In this role, you will be part of our global IT team, within a dynamic, fast-paced organization.  Your responsibilities will include:

 

  • Assist the team in building a greenfield datacenter
  • Maintain our virtual infrastructure (vSphere), storage systems (Pure, EMC and Brocade), backup systems (EMC & Cohesity), server environment, and surrounding systems (Microsoft), networking (Cisco & Riverbed), and VoIP systems (Cisco)
  • IT coordination and escalation contact for all Americas offices including Denver, New York, Houston and São Paulo
  • Lead on solutions related to operational issues/faults
  • Arrange planned outages, DR excercises, upgrades, testing, etc.
  • Support the global IT team in various projects (upgrade projects, migrations, office moved, server, storage, network, client)
What we expect

Requirements:

  • Must have the right to work in the US and valid US work/travel documents (no visa sponsorship offered)
  • Bachelor's degree in related field preferred – experience and certifications considered in lieu of education
  • Extensive IT qualifications and at least 5 years of experience in a large and well-structured IT environment
  • Strong IT infrastructure background (virtualization, server, security, and network services)
  • Highly self-motivated, eager to learn; capable of working accurately, efficiently and independently under pressure
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills are essential
  • Professional dress

 

Preferred:

  • Vendor certifications from Microsoft, VMWare, Cisco, CompTIA, or other relevant vendors
  • Powershell scripting
  • Exchange and/or Office 365 migrations
  • Visio network diagramming
  • SCOM or other monitoring tools
  • Altiris or other client management tools
  • SEP or other client security software
  • CyberArk or other secure account management software

 

Travel requirements:

  • Travel to our NY office on a regular basis
  • Initial training in Switzerland for several weeks
  • Occasional travel internationally
  • Must have the right to work in the US and valid US work/travel documents (no visa sponsorship offered)

What we offer

Partners Group is a global financial institution that retains the culture, pace and agility of a start-up. As a growing firm, we are committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best talent, by offering a workplace where results are truly recognized and rewarded.  We offer a fantastic opportunity for you to grow:

  • Professional, international working environment
  • Challenging, rewarding career within a growing company
  • Collaborative environment, with on-the-job training and mentorship opportunities
  • Competitive benefits and wellness package, including medical, dental and vision coverage with employee premiums paid by the Company and subsidized for any dependents
  • 401k (Roth and pre-tax options) with company match
  • 25 vacation days and 12 holidays annually
  • One month sabbatical after every five years of service
  • Company paid life and disability insurance
  • Competitive compensation package, including performance based annual incentives
  • Education assistance program
  • Lunch stipend
  • Fun office and team events, including volunteer opportunities to connect with and help our local communities

 

Make an impact on the organization by taking a lead role in the growth of our US business.  Our working environment is humble, inclusive and transparent, and the structure of the firm is flat.

At Partners Group, we thrive on new ideas for the benefit of our clients, our employees and our community.  We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and support diversity of perspectives.

 

We are moving to Broomfield at the end of May and we will be in a newly built, corporate campus with a state-of-the-art fitness center and food market.


 

www.partnersgroup.com


Nearest Major Market: Denver

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