Senior Systems Engineer

Company Name: Clark Public Utilities
City: Vancouver
State/Provence: Washington
Zip: 98668
Job Title: Senior Systems Engineer
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Information Technology / IS and Application Support
Posting Start Date: November 8, 2016
Salary: DOE
Salary Per: Per Hour
Work Time Type: Days

Senior Systems Engineer

Regular Full-time

Clark Public Utilities is a customer-owned electric and water utility located in Vancouver, Washington.  The utility is committed to providing exceptional customer service, reliability, and efficiency.  We are recruiting to fill a Senior Systems Engineer position in our I.S. Applications group with this same commitment to excellence.


  • Provide primary support for assigned technology areas
  • Participate and lead design/development activities for assigned technology area(s)
  • Administer assigned technology focus across IT infrastructure
  • Maintain current knowledge of technology developments in assigned area(s)
  • Accountable to design, develop, implement, document, and maintain technology strategy to ensure business continuity and ability to successfully implement disaster recovery process for assigned area(s) of technology focus
  • Develop and publish appropriate documentation for assigned technology area(s)
  • Maintain current knowledge of technology developments in assigned area(s)Business
  • Project Management: Help develop and implement technology project plans
  • Facilitate training in assigned technology focus areas for I/S colleagues
  • Work collaboratively across I/S to deliver outstanding customer service and satisfaction
  • Keep manager and clients users informed of technology change process and progress
  • Maintain personal growth through self-driven ongoing training
  • Demonstrate positive interpersonal skills to resolve situations
  • Other duties may be assigned dependent upon utility needs and individual qualifications
Experience Required:


Education & Experience:

Experience in providing quality support for complex IT infrastructure.  Familiarity with one or more technology specialties such as Citrix, Exchange, Virtualization, Storage, Server Management, Networking, Mobile Devices, PowerShell, Microsoft Server O/S, or comparable technologies. Proficiency in documenting technology designs and configurations required. Successful candidates must demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively with internal and external customers. Must demonstrate creative analytical skills and problem solving skills to assess; analyze; design and implement a solution to address complex technology needs.  Must demonstrate strong team focus to work collaboratively to address common goals. Successful candidates must have excellent organizational skills including ability to work effectively in self-directed environment. Strong written/oral communication skills with ability to articulate complicated subject matter, high proficiency in MS Office Suite, an Associate’s Degree and 3 years of technology oriented experience is required. Bachelor’s Degree in technical discipline and 5+ years’ progressively responsible work experience in core technologies is preferred.

How to Apply:

How to Apply

Clark Public Utilities offers excellent benefits, an attractive wage, and company incentive programs.  For confidential consideration, please forward your resume with cover letter by Friday, November 18, 2016, via email to  Resumes may also be sent to Clark Public Utilities, Human Resources Dept, P.O. BOX 8900, Vancouver, WA 98668.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Posting End Date: November 18, 2016