Senior Exchange O365 Engineer Posted Mar 14
Request Technology - Anthony Honquest , Reston, VA
Senior Exchange O365 Engineer


Reston, VA

Senior Exchange Engineer will be responsible with planning, designing, installing, configuring, maintaining, supporting, and optimizing all Exchange on-prem and O365 hardware/software. The resource will work in a team environment where teamwork and cross team collaboration with effective communications and accountability is of the highest importance.

Responsibilities include:

Resolve complex routing problems in a heterogeneous messaging environment.

Maintain and support the administration of corporate email and Exchange application's environment, which comprises Exchange on-prem and O365 services.

Developing customer PowerShell scripts for automation, redundant task, reporting, monitoring, etc.

Assist/Coordinate with messaging projects, software upgrades, architecture changes and implementation of new components within the environment.

Develop procedures for routine Exchange on-prem server maintenance tasks such as realigning Exchange database copies within DAGs.

Troubleshoot Messaging Server issues, working in collaboration with other relevant IT areas and vendor support towards a quick and effective resolution.

Create and maintain daily/weekly/monthly operational checklists and operational reports.

Resolve Tier-2 and Tier-3 tickets related to collaboration systems.


2+ years working in an O365 environment, preferably with experience in migrations from on-prem to the Cloud.

5-8+ years' experience as an Exchange 2013 Engineer and/or Administrator in a corporate environment with emphasis on high-availability and uninterrupted 24/7 messaging services.

5-8+ years' progressive experience in messaging environments with 3 of those 7 years as a subject matter expert.

College degree or equivalent experience

Excellent at PowerShell Scripting for administration, automation of processes, and issue resolution.

Demonstrated expertise of Active Directory & GPOs

Experienced with perimeter SMTP appliances such as Cisco IronPort SMTP routing appliances.

Experienced with Email Archiving/E-discovery solutions, such as CommVault, or Enterprise Vault

Understanding of Electronic Records Management and document life cycle.

Familiar with diagnosing issues related to Networking components (eg, Firewalls, load balancers, web browsers, TCP/IP, SSL, HTTP, LDAP, etc.).

Must be able to provide after-hours support on an as-needed and/or rotating basis.

Familiarity with SOX regulations and best practices implementing Internal controls to comply with Federal Banking Regulations.

Effective analytical, planning, organizational, problem determination and resolution process skills.

Preferred Skills

Knowledge of peripheral systems and protocols, such as Email Gateways, ADFS, AZURE AD, Email Archiving solutions.

Technical Degree or the equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

Preferred Certifications:

MCSE or MCITP (Microsoft Certified IT Professional (Messaging)

Any email archiving solution training/certification

Cisco IronPort

Employment Type: Permanent
Work Hours: Full Time

Pay: $110,000 to $125,000 USD
Pay Period: Annual

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