Date Posted: October 4, 2022

Deadline: November 4, 2022

Organization: MERMEC Inc.

Location: Other

City: West Columbia

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $65,000.00 - $80,000.00 per year DOE


Qualifications/ Education:

  • Associates or Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, System

Administration, a closely related field, or equivalent industry experience


  • 3+ years of network administration, system administration and cyber security related experience
  • Strong knowledge of implementing and effectively developing helpdesk and IT operations best practices, including expert knowledge of security, storage, data protection, and disaster recovery protocols.
  • Experience with the operation and maintenance of firewalls, various forms of endpoint security and security tools (e.g. Defender ATP, CloudApp Security, Intune device management solution, SentinelOne, Darktrace)
  • Up-to-date knowledge of the latest Cyber Security trends and hacker tactics
  • System administration and IT certifications in Linux, Microsoft, or other network-related fields is a plus.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, often under pressure
  • Ability to travel internationally and domestically and obtain/maintain US Passport.
  • Must hold a valid driver's license.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


Job Description:

MERMEC is a 30-plus year market leader in diagnostic technologies, systems, products, and services applied to the rail and the steel industries. With an innovation driven culture, MERMEC distinguishes itself by the ability to develop in house technologies, software and products that are the essence of its proprietary solutions. MERMEC proprietary patented technologies and industry leading products and services are enabling the railways and the steel companies to run their operations in a safe and efficient manner.
MERMEC Inc. provides all these valuable offerings with a strong focus on customer satisfaction and technical competence while adhering to the ethical values that guide every aspect of the company’s U.S. activity since 1994.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Systems Engineer is responsible for the maintenance, configuration, security and reliable operation of our computer systems and network infrastructure. They will troubleshoot hardware and software issues by running diagnostics, documenting problems/resolutions, prioritizing tasks, and assessing the impact of issues.

  • Responsible for the maintenance, configuration, and secure operation of the organization’s computer systems, and network infrastructure.
  • Provide documentation and technical specifications to IT staff for planning and implementing upgrades of IT infrastructure
  • Perform or delegate regular backup operations and implement appropriate processes for data protection, disaster recovery, and failover procedures
  • Lead desktop and helpdesk support efforts, making sure all desktop applications, workstations, and related equipment problems are resolved in a timely manner with limited disruptions
  • Responsible for capacity, storage planning, and internal IT performance
Application Process:
Apply on company website.
Employer Address:

103 Trade Zone Dr Suite 20
West Columbia, SC 29170
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.