Despite pervasive connectivity in most urban areas in the United States, the FCC estimates that millions of Americans across the country have no access to broadband services. USAC administers the $10 billion Universal Service Fund, which the FCC created to address serious gaps in needed coverage. We deliver funds through four programs (E-rate, Lifeline, Rural Healthcare and High Cost), to people and places who need it most – rural, hard-to-reach communities, low income households and schools and libraries who need access to facilitate learning. We are passionate about our universal service mission, and we are in the midst of transforming our organization to better support its realization.
We seek an experienced professional to serve as a System Engineer III within our Infrastructure Operations team. The purpose of this position is to build and administer all information technology related infrastructure. This work would be completed within a group which manages all data centers The role requires the ability to work with Windows Server 2016 (older versions included), VMWare, and utilizing knowledge around EMC backup solutions and Avamar. Reporting to the Manager of Operations you will provide support on the aforementioned systems, and respond to outages within established SLAs.
This is an outstanding career opportunity for an individual interested in a genuine professional challenge in support of a public-spirited mission.
Working in a creative and fast-paced environment, the System Engineer III will need to provide expert knowledge in specialized technologies such as Window Active Directory and group policy, VMWare platforms, and general networking knowledge. Among others, your responsibilities will include the following:
The successful candidate will excel at operating in a diverse and fluid environment, and will be crucial for providing specific system engineering expertise in order to push forward and complete the goals of the Information Systems team.
The following skills are desired:
The Universal Service Administrative Company is dedicated to achieving universal service. This important principle suggests that all Americans deserve accessible, affordable and pervasive telephone and high-speed broadband connectivity. Our non-profit company is in the midst of a dramatic transformation to ensure that we are configured to achieve this goal.
USAC employees are passionate about our mission. Our work contributes to the success of all Americans. We’ve worked together to build a culture that is collaborative, ambitious, outcome-oriented, and feedback-focused.
USAC offers a comprehensive benefits package, ongoing professional development opportunities, and balance between the demands of work and life.
USAC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Only principals will be accepted. No agencies please.
To apply, please submit a cover letter with salary requirements and resume here.