Windows Systems Operations \ Automation Engineer

United States, MA, Waltham

Role Description & Responsibilities


As a Windows Systems Administrator / Windows Automation Engineer you will join our team to help automate system administration tasks across the Windows-based servers in our infrastructure.  The role will have some systems operations tasks, however there will be a strong emphasis on implementing and managing automation. 


Create and manage automation frameworks for Windows-based systems and will work closely with the Infrastructure and Operations teams to automate system administration tasks that improve the efficiency, reliability and security of our systems.  Identify automation opportunities and implement solutions across Windows systems managed by the global Sysops team.  Provide Sysops support to systems managed by AG team. 



·       5+ years of experience with Windows system (server and desktop) administration in large enterprise environments.

·       Knowledge of Microsoft Server Concepts (Active Directory, DNS, PKI, DHCP, Network Services, IIS, DFS, Group Policies, and Trust Relationships)

·       Demonstrate understanding of the underlying infrastructure of windows systems, including SAN, Network, Firewalls, Load Balancers, system security, and disaster recovery tools.

·       Experience automating system maintenance tasks, software deployment, system configuration changes, monitoring, reporting, log analysis, etc. for consistency and efficiency

·       Work with Infrastructure and Operations teams to automate system administration tasks such as server provisioning, configuration management, and application deployment.

·       Experience identifying existing manual processes and turning into an automated process

·       Experience with automation tools such as Saltstack, Ansible, Chef, Puppet or other tools.

·       Experience with the design and implementation of enterprise systems

·       Have strong scripting skills in languages such as PowerShell, PowerCLI, and Python

·       Knowledge of Infrastructure as Code concepts

·       Experience using scripting skills to consume REST APIs

·       Strong troubleshooting and proactive analytical skills

·       Ability to communicate technical issues clearly and tailor communications for all levels of technical and non-technical audiences

·       French language skills helpful, but not required

Diversity statement

As a game-changer in sustainable technology and innovation, Dassault Systèmes is striving to build more inclusive and diverse teams across the globe. We believe that our people are our number one asset and we want all employees to feel empowered to bring their whole selves to work every day. It is our goal that our people feel a sense of pride and a passion for belonging. As a company leading change, it’s our responsibility to foster opportunities for all people to participate in a harmonized Workforce of the Future.

Compensation & Benefits

Dassault Systèmes offers an excellent salary with potential for bonus, commensurate with experience. Benefits include a choice of plans providing comprehensive coverage for medical, dental, vision care for employee & dependents as well as employee life, short & long term disability, tuition reimbursement, immediate 401K enrollment, 401K match (50 cents on the dollar, up to the first 8% of your eligible compensation that you contribute based on match eligibility criteria), flexible time off policy, and 10 paid holidays.

Equal opportunity

In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at 3DS are based on merit, qualifications and abilities. 3DS is committed to a policy of non-discrimination and equal opportunity for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or medical or common conditions related to pregnancy or childbirth), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, familial status, national origin, ancestry, age (40 and above), disability, veteran status, military service, application for military service, genetic information, receipt of free medical care, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law. 3DS will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.
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