Job Information

TEKsystems Systems Engineer/Solution Architect $110,000-$120,000 REMOTE in Boise, Idaho

TEKsystems is currently seeking a System Engineer/Solution Architect for a 6-month contract to hire opening Remotely.

This position requires broad, hands-on experience with off-the-shelf and custom software, security, virtual machines, clusters, databases, storage, networking, monitoring system performance and troubleshooting issues. The Solution Architect will be responsible for designing\overseeing current and future enterprise application architectures and data models, identifying integration issues, and preparing application roadmaps. Additionally, this position interacts with clients, leading workshops as needed, and giving recommendations to clients regarding their software, hardware and networks.


  • Define and implement architecture for on premise, hosted, and cloud based application services.

  • Analyze business needs and requirements of existing and proposed systems and develop technical, structural, and organizational specifications.

  • Lead the development and implementation of the enterprise strategy and architecture for internal application development.

  • Ensure that applications and data are architected and integrated as a cohesive unit.

  • Consult with end-users, clients, or senior management to define business requirements for complex systems and applications.

  • Conduct research on emerging technologies in support of development efforts and recommend technologies that will increase cost effectiveness and systems flexibility.

  • Product lifecycle management inclusive of roadmaps and technology refresh needs.

  • Keep current on industry developments in application and relational database technologies.

  • Establish and leverage key strategic vendor relationships.

  • Provide end-user support as needed.


  • Install and configure software and hardware, virtual machines, storage, and networks

  • Apply operating system updates, patches, and configuration changes

  • Manage network servers and technology tools

  • Answer technical questions and assist users

  • Set up accounts and manage access permissions in a wide variety of applications

  • Monitor and tune performance of systems

  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues and outages

  • Automate common processes through the use of scripts

  • Ensure security through access controls, backups, and firewalls

  • Setup and maintain internal and external dev, test, and production environments

  • Assist with training team members on new technologies

  • Create and maintain technical documentation, manuals and IT policies

  • Help evaluate the cost/benefit of different IT system options

  • Provide recommendations regarding a strategic roadmap for IT systems

  • Make presentations both internally and externally to customers


· Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technical degree.

Required Qualifications:

· 3 to 5+ years of experience in design, implementation, and/or support of highly distributed applications and data sets within a global enterprise. A minimum 3+ years’ experience as a Solution Architect.

· 3+ years of experience with setting up and managing cloud-based environments (Microsoft Azure preferred)

  • Experience with full Software Development Lifecycle methodologies.

  • Demonstrated leadership (vision and direction).

  • Superior decision making and client relationship building skills.

    · Strong analytical, problem solving and troubleshooting skills.

    · Excellent teamwork and collaborative skills.

    · Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

    · Up to 10% travel will be required.

Additional Qualifications:

· Strong experience in architecture, design, and implementation of enterprise applications and systems.

  • Data integration and reporting systems.

  • Relational Database Design/Administration : SQL, JDBC, Oracle, etc.

  • Software design or development.

  • Microsoft Active Directory (AD), (AD FS), (AD DS)

  • Microsoft Azure Active Directory (AAD), Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS)

  • Microsoft Hyper-V

  • Microsoft Azure DevOps (VSTS\TFS), Logic Apps

  • Microsoft .Net, PowerShell, Internet Information Server (IIS), Office Online Server (OOS), Viso, Microsoft Office Suite, Project

  • Microsoft SQL Server, SQL AlwaysOn Cluster, SQL Failover Cluster, SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS), SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS), Power BI, Visual Studio

  • Microsoft SharePoint Online (Modern), SharePoint 2013

    • Microsoft Power Automate (Flow), PowerApps
  • Private and Public Secure Socket Layer (SSL) Certificates

  • Rapid 7 insightVM

  • Private and Public Domain Name System (DNS)

  • Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)

  • Disaster Recovery

  • High Availability and Failover

    · Working knowledge of cloud infrastructure components.

    · Familiarity with Active Directory, security, storage, networking, and operating system concepts.

    · Understanding of virtualization concepts and virtual system administration.

    · Strong understanding of project management methodologies.

    · Excellent analytic, organization, presentation and facilitation skills.

    · Ability to manage multiple tasks under tight deadlines.

    · Ability to interface with executive level management and give senior level presentations.

  • Self-directed, self-starter, and motivated with the ability to work with minimal supervision.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Microsoft Licensing and familiarity with a Service Provider License Agreement (SPLA)

  • Esri ArcGIS Enterprise 10.6

    • Esri ArcGIS Online
  • Esri Survey123

  • Esri Collector

  • Hexagon EcoSys

  • Integration

  • Automation

  • REST\SOAP Endpoints

  • XML

  • Git

  • Python

  • JavaScript

  • Linux (Ubuntu)

    About TEKsystems:

We're partners in transformation. We help clients activate ideas and solutions to take advantage of a new world of opportunity. We are a team of 80,000 strong, working with over 6,000 clients, including 80% of the Fortune 500, across North America, Europe and Asia. As an industry leader in Full-Stack Technology Services, Talent Services, and real-world application, we work with progressive leaders to drive change. That's the power of true partnership. TEKsystems is an Allegis Group company.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

We are an equal opportunity employers and will consider all applications without regard to race, genetic information, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. To view the EEO is the law poster click here. Applicants with disabilities that require an accommodation or assistance a position, please call 888-472-3411 or email This is a dedicated line designed exclusively to assist job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online. Messages left for other purposes will not receive a response.