Job Details

Senior Systems Engineer

Location JACKSON , Mississippi , United States
Category Technology
Job Opened February 11th, 2019
Education None
Job Number 190000Y7
Job Type Full Time

job description

Who We Are:

HBC is a diversified global retailer, focused on driving the performance of high quality stores and their all-channel offerings, growing through acquisitions, and unlocking the value of real estate holdings.


Founded in 1670, HBC is the oldest company in North America. Our portfolio today includes formats ranging from luxury to premium department stores to off price fashion shopping destinations, with more than 480 stores and over 66,000 employees around the world.


Our leading banners across North America and Europe include Hudson’s Bay, Lord & Taylor, Saks Fifth Avenue, Saks OFF 5TH, Galeria Kaufhof, the largest department store group in Germany, and Belgium’s only department store group Galeria INNO.


We have significant investments in real estate joint ventures. HBC has partnered with Simon Property Group Inc. in the HBC Global Properties Joint Venture, which owns properties in the United States and Germany. In Canada, HBC has partnered with RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust in the RioCan-HBC Joint Venture.


A truly global corporate citizen, HBC is committed to responsible business practices to bring about positive change, and we work hard to shape a sustainable future for people and the planet. Our philanthropic initiatives help create healthy families, strong communities, and sport excellence in the cities and countries in which we operate around the world, while striving to create innovative programs and resources that provide flexibility for work-life balance in order to maintain a positive working environment.


What This Position Is All About:


The Systems Engineer is an experienced, professional, and energetic individual who will help successfully manage its 1000+ Windows server environment and assist in the deployment and ongoing support of this complex and vital platform.  In addition, Systems Engineer are responsible for core infrastructure applications and services that run on the Windows server platform, i.e. Active Directory, Exchange Server, Citrix, Host Integration Server, DNS, DHCP, IIS, SCCM Server, LAN-based file and print services.

Who You Are:
  • Server clustering (MSCS and NLB), server management tools, disaster recovery concepts and good knowledge of systems performance tuning.
  • Terminal Services set up and troubleshooting.
  • Citrix 6.5 environment set up, management and troubleshooting.
  • Active Directory set up, configuration and troubleshooting as well proven record of AD upgrade. 
  • Networking fundamentals, TCP/IP, DNS, WINS, DHCP, etc. and Server virtualization technologies (especially VMware ESX) including set up, configuration and upgrades.
  • IBM / HP server and storage hardware, software and firmware, a solid understanding of server security fundamentals and server deployment methodologies and best practices.
  • Web services IIS, File and Print management, including File cluster set up, configuration and management and vulnerability remediation processes and patch management solutions
  • Microsoft certification, knowledge of ITIL/MOF practices.
You Also Have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience.
  • Hands on experience with the following Microsoft Server Solutions, including MIIS 2003, Exchange   Server 2010, SQL Server set up 2005/2008, SCCM 2012, HI Server, OCS/Lync Server technology, SharePoint 2007/10 Server, Project Server 2010, SCOM, ISA Server 2000/2004.
  • 5 years of experience working in a Windows server environment including 2003, 2008 and 2012 Windows Server operating systems.

As The Senior Systems Engineer, You Will:

  • Maintains awareness and currency of technologies, software, program products, and hardware as related to Information Services.
  • Installs operating systems/software products by utilizing vendor information, past experience and group members’ knowledge, minimizing the business exposure due to changes in the processing environments. Evaluates the performance of installed software and hardware by utilizing available aids to monitor trends, loads and growth patterns.
  • Resolves system problems and performance by careful analysis, debugging, identifying the root cause and applying corrective maintenance.
  • Documents all changes following controls, procedures and documentation standards and raises issues and concerns with recommendations for follow-up action.
  • Provides expertise in specific hardware, software, utilities, and productivity aids used by Information Services, and advises others on their use.

How Often You May Travel:

  • NA

Your Life and Career at HBC:

  • Be part of a world-class team; work with an adventurous spirit; think and act like an owner- operator!
  • Exposure to rewarding career advancement opportunities, from retail to supply chain, to digital or corporate.
  • A culture that promotes a healthy, fulfilling work/life balance.
  • Benefits package for all eligible full-time employees (including medical, vision and dental).
  • An amazing employee discount.

Thank you for your interest with HBC. We look forward to reviewing your application.


HBC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, HBC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.


HBC welcomes all applicants for this position. Should you be individually selected to participate in an assessment or selection process, accommodations are available upon request in relation to the materials or processes to be used.

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