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Remote Hands On Windows Server Solutions Architect/AWS Background- 4+ month W2 contract


Insight Enterprises is seeking a Remote Windows Server Solutions hands-on Architect. This is a 4+ month W2 contract, that has the possibility of extension and/or long-term hire. If you have the skillsets below and are seeking an exciting opportunity to work for an enterprise company, supporting a quickly growing start-up company, we would love to speak with you!!


What you will do:

  • Windows server architecture experience (compute, storage, networking, security, backups, monitoring, etc.)
  • Day to day Server support
  • SQL/IIS installation, configuration, troubleshooting, and support


Day to day responsibilities        

  • Support of Windows server, SQL, IIS
  • Working with DevOps to troubleshoot issues on Windows Servers
  • Migration planning and implementation of Windows servers from on premises to AWS under direction of AWS IaaS Admin
  • 5+ years of hands-on Windows Server Architecture and Engineering experience required.


Top 3 Skills Required:

  • Windows Server architecture, design, implementation, and support
  • MS SQL server installation, config, and troubleshooting (Not DBA skills)
  • MS IIS server installation, config, and troubleshooting


What this person will accomplish in this position:

  • Capture business and technical requirements
  • Work with AWS IaaS Admin to prepare and migrate Windows Servers workloads to AWS
  • Provide day to day support for Windows Servers, MS SQL Server, and MS IIS
  • Support DevOps in troubleshooting issues encountered on Windows Servers


What this person will bring to the table in this role:

  • Bringing Windows Server, SQL, IIS expertise to the team
  • Helping the customer successfully migrate their first Windows servers from on premises to AWS
  • Current projects in motion         
  • Migration of windows servers from on premises to AWS
  • Outside of the day-to-day responsibilities are there anticipated/certain projects that they will be involved in that may bring value if they have specific experience with
  • AWS IaaS experience (compute, storage, networking, security, etc.)


Critical Experience Required:    

  • AWS IaaS experience
  • Environmental details/technology/versions (hardware, software, end users, specific projects/initiatives, team dynamics) 


What the ideal candidate looks like:     

  • Self-directed and able to work remotely collaborating with other teammates and the customer.
  • Good communication skills both written and verbal
  • Good documentation skills
  • Good customer service skills
  • What will determine success in this role when writing a status report or performance review   
  • Able to clearly articulate what was accomplished last week and what work will be done this week.
  • Able to define risks, issues, and mitigation actions for issues

The position described above provides a summary of some the job duties required and what it would be like to work at Insight. For a comprehensive list of physical demands and work environment for this position, click here.


Today, every business is a technology business. Insight Enterprises, Inc. empowers organizations of all sizes with Insight Intelligent Technology Solutions™ and services to maximize the business value of IT. As a Fortune 500-ranked global provider of digital innovation, cloud/data center transformation, connected workforce, and supply chain optimization solutions and services, we help clients successfully manage their IT today while transforming for tomorrow. From IT strategy and design to implementation and management, our 11,000 teammates help clients innovate and optimize their operations to run smarter. Discover more at 

  • Founded in 1988 in Tempe, Arizona
  • 11,000+ teammates in 19 countries providing Insight Intelligent Technology Solutions™ for organizations across the globe
  • $8.3 billion in revenue in 2020
  • Ranked #409 on the Fortune 500, #15 on the CRN Solution Provider 500, 2020 CRN Innovator of the Year Award
  • 2020 Intel Innovation Partner of Year, 2020 Microsoft U.S. Partner of the Year and Worldwide Customer Experience Partner of the Year
  • Ranked #7 on the 2021 Fortune World's Most Admired Companies (Information Technology Services industry), #70 on the Fortune 100 Best Workplaces for Diversity, #296 on Forbes World's Best Employers (#27 within IT), and #5 on the Phoenix Business Journal 2020 list of Best Places to Work
  • Signatory of the United Nations (UN) Global Compact and Affiliate Member of the Responsible Business Alliance


Today's talent leads tomorrow's success. Learn about careers at Insight:


Insight is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.



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