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  • Systems Engineer

    Posted: 12/30/2022

    Airlite Plastics is a premier, privately held, family owned manufacturer headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska. Our family style and personal culture is what makes Airlite an amazing place to grow and build a successful career. Airlite’s company values of unquestionable integrity and respect and appreciation for each other are at the core of our success! These values set a strong foundation to build on where we can ‘wow’ our customers with innovative product and sustainable solutions, and continuously improve our processes and efficiencies.

    Our product lines include rigid plastic containers and lids for food packaging, dry powder scoops, plastic drink cups, shipping containers, industrial strength insulated concrete forms (ICF) and sustainable permeable paving systems. As pioneers in our industry, focused on sustainable solutions, we strive to provide our customers with top-notch service and quality, which aligns with our award-winning products.

    How would you contribute?

    As a Systems Engineer you are responsible for the planning, implementation, performance tuning, and troubleshooting of mission critical enterprise systems (ERP, Cloud, Database, Virtualization, etc.). Serves as a technical expert for a broad range of engineering enterprise solutions. The engineer is to be part of a team contributing in creating a lean, robust IT team and environment through continuous improvement.

    Essential Duties:

    • Monitor system and infrastructure performance to ensure high availability and fault tolerance.
    • Apply firmware and software revisions to infrastructure hardware.
    • Installation and configuration of infrastructure hardware, firewalls, wireless, and switches.
    • Establish and document configuration, installation, and maintenance standards of operating systems and infrastructure equipment.
    • Improve procedures to maintain security and protect systems from unauthorized use and access.
    • Identify and implement automation solutions where possible.
    • Manage backup and restore procedures across the enterprise.
    • Assist the systems engineering and administrative team in implementing new technologies and developing administration hand off to other support tiers.
    • Lead problem-solving efforts by identifying root cause analysis and applying permanent solutions.
    • Mentor and grow team members from other support tiers.
    • Participates in on-call rotation to support off-hour critical failures.

    Do you have what it takes?

    Airlite Plastics is a versatile employer; complacency is not one of our strengths! We work hard each day to ensure that equipment efficiency and customer satisfaction never leave our line of site. Successful candidates for the role will possess the following:

    • BA Degree in Computer Science or related discipline or equivalent work experience.
    • Plus 3 years of experience working in systems engineering
    • Proven working experience with Windows Server & Linux administration.
    • Strong skillset or familiarity with virtualization and cloud services (M365, Azure, AWS, VMware/Hyper-V, VDI, and related technologies)
    • Understanding of implementing and managing Microsoft Enterprise Applications (Active Directory/DNS, Exchange, SQL Server, Server, SCCM)
    • Certifications in CompTIA, CCNA, MCSE, VCP or similar a plus.
    • Experience endpoint management and monitoring tools and implementations preferred (SCCM, InTune, OpsGenie, Orchestrator, etc.)
    • Knowledge of networking, storage, and wireless solutions.
    • Ability to analyze root cause and problem solve.
    • Ability to: Plan, organize and document complex system designs.
    • Effectively communicate technical/complex information both verbally and in writing.
    • Ability to work collaboratively with others while maintaining trust and credibility within the organization.

    Our Core Values Drive Us!

    • Do you conduct yourself with unquestionable integrity?
    • Do you demonstrate respect and appreciation for those around you?
    • Are you innovative and strive to challenge the status quo?
    • Do you strive for continuous improvement and to deliver the “wow” factor?
    • Do you care about environmentally sustainable solutions?
    • Do you take meaning and pride in a job well done?

    What’s in it for you? As a Full Time employee, you will be eligible for the following benefits:

    · Hiring BONUS – ($1000)

    · Health, dental and vision insurance

    · Company paid life insurance

    · Company paid short term disability

    · Generous 401k match

    · Generous Time Off

    · Annual company activities

    Job Type: Full-time



    • 401(k)
    • 401(k) matching
    • Dental insurance
    • Employee assistance program
    • Flexible spending account
    • Health insurance
    • Life insurance
    • Paid time off
    • Professional development assistance
    • Referral program
    • Retirement plan
    • Tuition reimbursement
    • Vision insurance

    Position Type: Full-time


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