Systems Configuration Technician in Portland at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 4/11/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Pacific Star Communications, a Curtiss-Wright company, designs, manufactures and integrates hardware and software systems that enable rapid deployment of enterprise-class communications anywhere in the world. Intuitive and wizard-based, IQ-Core Software simplifies setup and enables management of these complex deployed networks by users with limited training. Our systems are used in mission-critical environments including military and disaster recovery - that demand the highest possible levels of quality. Innovation, creativity, and quality are built into our DNA here at PacStar and we look for the same in our employees. In return, we offer a rewarding environment in which our employees can thrive.

Curtiss-Wright invests in the development, recruitment, and retention of critical skills as part of its model for business success. We offer a competitive wage, a comprehensive benefits package including medical and prescription drug coverage, dental benefits, life and disability insurance, 401k retirement, tuition reimbursement, and paid vacation/holidays

Systems Configuration Technician

Location: Portland, OR

Your Challenge:

  • Execute procedures for the deployment and configuration of PacStar products
  • Document system information for PacStar and customer records
  • Work with PacStar's Software and Systems Engineering to integrate network designs into a reproducible production workflow
  • Ensure system configuration meets customer requirements and PacStar internal standards
  • Define and implement procedures/scripts for configuration and testing of systems
  • Performance requires physical attendance
  • Other duties as assigned

Your Expertise:

  • 5+ years in IT, system administration or similar field
  • S. in IT, CS, or equivalent experience, strongly desired
  • Experience in a manufacturing or production environment, strongly desired
  • Advanced understanding of Microsoft Windows Operating Systems, required
  • Advanced understanding of VMware vSphere (ESXi) Operating Systems strongly desired
  • Experience with PC hardware and troubleshooting, required
  • Experience with network equipment vendors (Cisco, Palo Alto, Aruba, Riverbed, etc.), desired
  • Experience with PowerShell and batch scripting, a plus
  • Experience with multiple VPN implementations, both site-to-site and remote access, a plus
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Independent Professional that can perform job assignment with limited supervision
  • Accuracy and attention to detail is a must
  • Must be able to self-organize workloads and manage all deadlines

This position may require exposure to information that is subject to US export control regulations, i.e. the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of U.S. regulations.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.