Systems Engineer I | Minnestar

Star Tribune

Star Tribune Media Company, the region’s largest and most trusted news organization, is seeking a Systems Engineer to join our progressive Information Technology team. You will become part of a closely-knit group of unique and talented IT professionals and get to work with cutting-edge enterprise technology solutions.

This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to award winning local journalism and investigative reporting endeavors. Star Tribune is committed to creating a more diverse and inclusive workplace and encourages qualified applicants of all backgrounds to apply.

Key responsibilities:

  • Install, maintain, and support fully integrated network and server software and hardware
  • Research requirements and evaluate hardware and software for network and server platforms
  • Support, maintain and expand cloud computing presence
  • Provide second level support for servers and applications as needed
  • Maintain backup and recovery procedures that provide high systems availability and integrity
  • On-call responsibilities related to systems managed


  • Previous experience in enterprise IT Support
  • On-prem and Azure Active Directory administration using PowerShell
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Intune including Configuration Manager, Defender and Autopilot
  • Windows server and SAN/NAS administration experience
  • VMware vSphere and exposure to either Azure, AWS or Google Cloud environments
  • Basic Cisco routing, switching knowledge
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Strong presentation and communication skills at all levels of the organization
  • Able to handle multiple tasks and prioritize responsibilities

Some top benefits include: a new downtown office with gym access to Capella Tower Health Club in the building and access to rooftop amenities in warm months; commuter benefits; competitive medical, dental and vision insurance; paid time off; 401(k) matching; tuition assistance; pet insurance and unlimited digital access to Star Tribune. In addition, Star Tribune has partnerships with many organizations that offer our employees a variety of discounts!

Star Tribune is committed to creating a more diverse and inclusive workplace, and encourages qualified applicants of all backgrounds to apply. Star Tribune is a Veteran Friendly employer.

Job Type: Full-time
Compensation Type: Salaried
Location: Minneapolis, MN
Posted by Star Tribune on May 8, 2023