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Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for an information engineer. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of information engineer resumes they appeared on. For example, 11.9% of information engineer resumes contained procedures as a skill. Let's find out what skills an information engineer actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

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1. Procedures

high Demand

Procedures are the established ways to perform a certain task. It is like an action plan for a team to perform their duties. It's like a map that can save one from being confused or roaming about while attempting to achieve a goal. When an organization uses procedures, it promotes positive practices and sets a good precedent

Here's how Procedures is used in Information Engineer jobs:
  • Provided guidance to policy makers on procedures and priorities for migration of KT databases and custom applications to portal-ready applications.
  • Develop comprehensive integration test procedures to validate the system-level software functionality and also formally demonstrate that customer requirements are met.
  • Implemented scheduled installations, upgrades and maintenance in accordance with established IT policies and procedures and business requirements.
  • Identified and determined corrective actions to be taken due to scheduled/unscheduled system failures not covered by established procedures.
  • Developed and maintained technology policies, standards and procedures manual; developed and maintained related technology checklists.
  • Provided enterprise technical leadership developing procedures for configuring and deploying applications, desktop OS and file conversions.
  • Advised software development companies on Motion Imagery technologies and DoD Motion Imagery Analysts policies and procedures.
  • Wrote/edited documentation to create design guidelines, procedures, specifications, training documentation, and manuals.
  • Mentored Information Technology Management in the development of policies & procedures that align with framework principles.
  • Reviewed and refined departmental procedures resulting in a more efficient reporting to management and clientele.
  • Prepared successfully and maintained documentation of technologies, standards and procedures and maintained 500 servers.
  • Participated as part of a team in planning and implementing emergency recovery policies and procedures.
  • Developed and enforced policies and procedures for all information technology governance and strategy areas.
  • Designed and implemented relational database schema change and stored procedures based on the requirements.
  • Create training documentation based on application procedures and lead training sessions on the documentation.
  • Institute computer and Internet usage guidelines, security policies, auditing/inventory processes and procedures.
  • Maintained standards and procedures documentation; create and maintain client environment documentation.
  • Assisted and trained Service Information Engineers in article preparation and publication procedures.
  • Processed commission rate modifications to be implemented into production following standard procedures.
  • Implemented streamlining and cost reduction of PC procedures and management responsibilities.

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2. Customer Service

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Customer service is the process of offering assistance to all the current and potential customers -- answering questions, fixing problems, and providing excellent service. The main goal of customer service is to build a strong relationship with the customers so that they keep coming back for more business.

Here's how Customer Service is used in Information Engineer jobs:
  • Honored with several customer service awards for delivering high-level support of complex projects with stringent deadlines.
  • Collected, collated and developed customer service delivery key performance indicator metric reports.
  • Demonstrate customer service and continuously exceed expectations every day.
  • Solved troubleshooting tickets utilizing unique customer service approach
  • Provided exceptional customer service in high-energy environments.
  • Provided excellent customer service for computer users.
  • Received the AT&T Achievement Award and the AT&T SPOT award for outstanding service to Customer Services Group.
  • Provide a high level of technical knowledge, customer service and respect to every individual I work with and support.
  • Provided excellent customer service during frequent on-call database support shifts and served as Primary DBA for over 100 databases.
  • Provide outstanding customer service to the company's internal customers to make sure they can do their jobs.
  • Provided excellent troubleshooting & customer service for end users who were often operating under tight deadlines.
  • Established and maintained trust and positive rapport with clients by providing positive customer service.
  • Developed software for the Customer Service District of AT&T contract.
  • Play a key role in customer service and maintaining customer satisfaction.
  • Provided best customer service in team, sought out by employees.
  • Provided the highest quality of customer service to organizations end users.
  • Established rapport and excellent customer service to clientele.
  • Provided customer service and support for these services.
  • Focus on outstanding customer service.
  • Worked in a team-oriented environment utilizing IT Best Practices to provide a more efficient and customer service-oriented service desk.

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3. Linux

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Linux is a Unix-like operating system. Just like Windows, Mac OS, and IOS, Linux is an operating system used by millions across the globe. Android itself is powered by the Linux operating system. Linux manages all the hardware resources that are associated with your computer. The software is famous because of the protection it grants from viruses, malware, and crashes. The Linux operating system is entirely free and is an open-source software meaning it can be altered by those equipped with the knowledge to code.

Here's how Linux is used in Information Engineer jobs:
  • Developed client applications targeting Windows and Linux platform with VC++/MFC and C++/X-Motif respectively.
  • Design Linux and Network Security Solutions
  • Developed, maintained, and customized Linux distributions for full x86 systems as well as micro-distributions running on embedded ma- chines.
  • Prepare and configure multiple Linux and windows server both in local and cloud for various web and database services.
  • Provide support for all Windows, Linux, MAC Corporate IT and Broadcast Post Production systems for CVLT Productions.
  • Used PHP and MySQL (on Linux and Unix platform) for database schema design and setting up.
  • Researched and developed several solutions for improving the data I/O performance of NAS with the Linux RAID devices.
  • Maintain and setup hardware and software on different server systems (Linux, FreeBSD, Windows).
  • Managed and maintained servers on a daily basis such as Linux, Ubuntu, and Microsoft Exchange.
  • Work with the operating systems such as all kind of Windows, UNIX, Linux and Mac
  • Maintain NAS, SAN storage systems, Windows & Linux servers, network and cloud administration.
  • Implemented network monitoring tools for switches/routers and NT servers using MRTG and Big Brother for Linux.
  • Rescued the important data from the corrupted Linux RAID devices of the customers' NAS.
  • Set up and maintained law firm computer desktops and servers (Windows & Linux).
  • Install a full domain with DNS and DHCP in Windows and Linux.
  • Create and maintain automation and monitoring scripts for UNIX and Linux servers.
  • Administered Windows 2000 and Red Hat Linux server infrastructure.
  • Manage Windows, Linux and Unix network environment.
  • File sharing server Windows and Linux base.
  • Red hat and Fedora Linux Administration.

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4. Troubleshoot

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Troubleshooting is the process of analyzing and fixing any kind of problem in a system or a machine. Troubleshooting is the detailed yet quick search in the system for the main source of an issue and solving it.

Here's how Troubleshoot is used in Information Engineer jobs:
  • Installed and configured TeamViewer to quickly troubleshoot client computers remotely.
  • Network Support of 1000+ users with everyday issues; troubleshoot LAN & WAN connectivity or any other abnormalities with network tools.
  • Cross-trained IT and QA teams on basic usage of AppDynamics to debug and troubleshoot production, and QA problems.
  • Created step by step instructions for clients and internal employees on how to use products and troubleshoot errors.
  • Maintain systems and troubleshoot any problems within the enterprise service infrastructure Domain Controllers and Group Policy Objects.
  • Work in conjunction with other departments to troubleshoot and repair any reported malfunction of IT systems.
  • Identify problems, troubleshoot and provide advice to assist user's onshore and offshore locations.
  • Install, monitor and troubleshoot Video Conferencing Bridge and equipment and CISCO Unified Call Manager.
  • Manage and troubleshoot application integration issues, understand the supporting integration tools and data flow.
  • Manage, Configure and Troubleshoot L3/L2 Switches, Routers, ASA and Access Point.
  • Diagnose, troubleshoot, and resolve TCPIP settings on PC, and Cat5 Wiring.
  • Handle and troubleshoot all first, second and third tier support calls and incidents.
  • Assist users with hardware or software problems; test all software and troubleshoot.
  • Worked to develop, install, configure and troubleshoot and resolve technical issues.
  • Install, maintain, troubleshoot and repair computer equipment and systems.
  • Provide analysis of system failures; troubleshoot and repair failed systems.
  • Create SQL queries for reporting purposes and to troubleshoot missing data.
  • Configured and troubleshoot various servers for customers (software/hardware).
  • Implement and troubleshoot systems on international Window s 7 machines.
  • Implement and Troubleshoot software and hardware with SCCM.

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5. Active Directory

high Demand

AD or Active Directory is a technology developed by Microsoft that is used to manage computers on others. Most of the Windows server operating systems have an active directory. AD helps in organizing computer users or company users. The IT department is responsible for managing the Active Directory as it helps in organizing the company's hierarchy, which computers use which network, and which users have access to the storage room.

Here's how Active Directory is used in Information Engineer jobs:
  • Administered users of assigned business units in Active Directory, management of security permissions and share access control.
  • Maintain and administer Active Directory and Exchange infrastructure in a distributed environment while supporting a rapidly evolving user-base.
  • Designed Active Directory infrastructure for Windows Server 2003 and evaluated Active Directory infrastructure for Windows 2008.
  • Helped with staff technical support duties including email and active directory troubleshooting.
  • Diagnosed Active Directory architectures and provided resolutions where necessary.
  • Performed Active Directory Management and policy implementation using GPOS.
  • Migrated agency from Open Directory to Active Directory.
  • Administered messaging environments and active directory infrastructure.
  • Configure Active Directory (Users, Groups, Permissions, etc), and e-mail notification of cameras signal loss.
  • Designed and implemented Active Directory OU structures, GPO policies, DNS, DHCP & Exchange server for 70 users.
  • Maintained Microsoft Active Directory, Microsoft Exchange environment, mailbox archiving, security of protocols, wireless initiatives, etc.
  • Perform maintenance and upgrades of Linux- and Windows-based playback, scheduling, and storage servers in an Active Directory environment.
  • Planned and implemented site-level migration to the new corporate Windows 2000 Active Directory domain, and phase-out of legacy domains.
  • Configured and administered DNS/WINS/DHCP, file and printing services, Active Directory and MS and Blackberry Exchange account management.
  • Supported the day-to-day management and service delivery to end users for messaging and Active Directory services within North America.
  • Configured and managed Windows Active Directory services as well as controlled permissions through group policy and security groups.
  • Manage and configure Active Directory Environment including Group Policy Object (GPO) for software install and security.
  • Support production and test environments for Active Directory and Microsoft Exchange 2003, 2010, and 2013.
  • Evaluated and installed Quest for Exchange and Active Directory tools, solved issues with the vendor.
  • Produced, modified and managed users accounts, groups, distribution lists using Microsoft Active Directory.

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6. SAN

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SAN abbreviation for storage area network is a computer network that provides storage access.

Here's how SAN is used in Information Engineer jobs:
  • Managed mission critical Service Guard clusters running Clear Case, licenses, and documentation along with an EVA5000 SAN storage device.
  • Reconfigured M6220's, 3750e's, as well as Windows network adapters for use with SAN and restore connectivity.
  • Managed projects resulting in the increase of network stability within the two locations in San Francisco.
  • Led the architecture, installation, and migration to SAN environment from SCSI attached infrastructure.
  • Performed routine monthly visits to San Diego to oversee ongoing implementation projects.
  • Managed the San Diego data network virtually from Massachusetts.
  • Supported SAN engineers for data storage and maintenance.
  • Planned, wrote, and edited hardware and software guides for the Intel iSCSI SAN products using MS FrontPage.
  • Designed, installed, and maintained the physical network infrastructure of the two San Francisco locations.
  • Subject matter expert for CNN Media Operations' redundant Omneon SAN and asset management cluster.
  • Provisioned Netapp NAS and SAN storage for internal customers to resolve their storage capacity issues.
  • Modernized the network operation center during the move from San Mateo to Foster City.
  • Assisted with data migration from HP Lefthand SAN to HP 3PAR systems.
  • Consolidated and administered P2V server migration to an HP Blade, EMC SAN, and VMware ESX colocation hosted solution.
  • Exchange 2010/2013 installations and upgrades SAN integration and upgrades Install, configure, and support network switching equipment.

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7. Data Analysis

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Here's how Data Analysis is used in Information Engineer jobs:
  • Served as the liaison within military command for time-sensitive correspondence of data analysis.
  • Organized a team and initially managed a large database application project.
  • Performed Data Analysis on client Asset Inventory data to identify Key Performance Indicators and data trends.
  • Performed extensive data analysis on a company-wide level using Microsoft Excel, Access and SQL queries.
  • Created Reports and formatted them for data analysis in Drill Down/Up mode.

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8. Mac

high Demand

A media access control or simply MAC is a network policy that identifies or determines how the data is being transferred in two particular servers through a network cable. The purpose of a MAC protocol is to prevent network or technical issues and simplify transferring the information or data.

Here's how Mac is used in Information Engineer jobs:
  • Provide technical assistance in the area of Operating Systems Windows 7, XP, MAC computers.
  • Managed a team of Apple Mac OSX and Windows users over multiple offices and countries
  • Installed and configured IT hardware and software (applications, windows and MAC).
  • Provide technical support to end users in mix environment of Windows and MAC.
  • Implemented MunkiWebAdmin to view all indexed Mac information on the web browser.
  • Acted as the Mac support guru for the company.
  • Migrated all production data off an outdated MAC file server and onto the new Nexenta ZFS file server.
  • Support of multiple small businesses maintaining, updating, upgrading, moving pc, laptop, mac, and phone systems.
  • Support of 50+ residential customers' pc, laptop, mac systems and smartphones.

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9. Java

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Java is a widely-known programming language that was invented in 1995 and is owned by Oracle. It is a server-side language that was created to let app developers "write once, run anywhere". It is easy and simple to learn and use and is powerful, fast, and secure. This object-oriented programming language lets the code be reused that automatically lowers the development cost. Java is specially used for android apps, web and application servers, games, database connections, etc. This programming language is closely related to C++ making it easier for the users to switch between the two.

Here's how Java is used in Information Engineer jobs:
  • Performed Java development with agile methodology to meet the requirement, maintain DB2 database, and provide technical support.
  • Improved performance of application by reducing latency of response from 7s to 1s using java concurrency library.
  • Contributed to the creation of the Agency Web Services service (WSDL) (java).
  • Performed Java EE application source code version control, maintenance, build, and deployment.
  • Maintained and corrected company ERP system with Java, C or C++ programming languages.
  • Modified Web Services based on business requirements for both Java and C# code.
  • Maintained web appliance servers running Apache 5.5 on a Java platform.
  • Developed the code in java.
  • Assisted company to implement Lizheng system, configured hardware and designed protocols and processing between diffident parts of system by Java.
  • Coded RESTful Web Services in Java using JAX-RS and implemented Quartz Scheduler in Java to schedule background jobs.
  • Implemented business objects methods in java, developed user control interfaces using JSP, Tiles and JQuery.
  • Merged Java and Perl technologies to satisfy client needs and facilitate data access to Informix database.
  • Contributed to iAgree application supporting the Email notification process (java).
  • Created new JSP and Java codes for Web site functionality enhancement projects.
  • Developed applications using JBuilder 5.0 and Visual Age for Java.
  • Involved in Parsing XML's using JDOM Implemented Multi-Threaded Matcher module using Core java and java collation package.
  • Programmed to generate detailed pdf reports using java and iText library which is open source.
  • Created CICS wsdl's used by the .net, C# and Java distributed code.
  • Prepare lot of Forms Using JSP Develop The Bussiness logic by Core JAVA Trainings.

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10. PC

high Demand

Here's how PC is used in Information Engineer jobs:
  • Team Lead/Primary- PC Renewal Team: Lead team of 4 technicians focused on PC Imaging/staging/deployment/asset management and documentation.
  • Performed on-site installation/configuration, break-fix/repair, and preventive maintain on PCs and related peripherals.
  • Reduced manpower by eliminating manual and PC based reporting with mainframe statistics.
  • Assisted administration of a 500+ PC network and provided hardware/software/user support.
  • Configured and assembled company PCs and maintained computer inventory accurately.
  • Work with PM, Support and application teams.PC Hardware Depot Team Lead / Technology & Applications Specialist III,
  • Upgraded and installed 100+ user workstations, laptops, lab PC's and remote user's laptops.
  • Provide coverage to PCS networks, server administrative solutions, services and information on a daily basis.
  • Trained finance personnel with information systems applications on client server, PC, and mainframe platforms.
  • Install, configure, upgrade, and maintain PC's, gateways, and data circuits.
  • Set up PC's for configuration and ghosted images from server back to PC's.
  • Maintained inventory of equipment (PCs, printers, phones, scanners, etc.)
  • Work with internal customers and Regional/Corporate IT to provide first-line PC support and troubleshooting.
  • Ghosted images from Server to PC and PC to Server for new employees.
  • Develop, install and recover a 30 PC computer lab, annually.
  • Install and configure PC hardware, software, drivers, and peripherals.
  • Provided IBM SAS, PC, and statistical training to staff members.
  • Trained employees to configure and ghost images to PC's for clients.
  • Resolved escalated issues on various network, server, and PC issues.
  • Lead in design and testing of future Set-top Multimedia PC system Integration

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11. Vmware

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Here's how Vmware is used in Information Engineer jobs:
  • Assisted Principal Network Engineer in disaster-recovery implementation and testing with VMware Site Recovery Manager using 3PAR remote copy replicated volumes.
  • Provided instrumental support in building VMware environments.
  • Created and managed VMware VM templates and OS images based on configuration and security hardening standards.
  • Design and maintain VDI platform of approximately 100 workstations utilizing VMware.
  • Created nearly 1000 virtual servers using VMware 4.1.
  • Provide support for VMware Infrastructure & Hyper-V environment.
  • Consolidated older infrastructure using virtualization technology from Microsoft and VMWare.
  • Established and maintained RAID arrays with the primary focus on server virtualization through VMware and network data storage.
  • Set up VMware Servers using ESXi and installing Microsoft WindowsServer 2012 R2.
  • Work towards virtualizing all physical servers using the VMWare ESX Virtual platform.
  • Provide in-depth knowledge of Citrix XenApp and MS Clustering and VMWare.
  • Use of Vmware Vsphere client in and ESX infrastructure.
  • Managed all server cluster systems using VMware Esx application.
  • Patched servers using VMware vCenter Protect Essentials Plus.
  • Supported 300+ Servers [ ] Supported VMware ESX.
  • Manage VMWare servers 3.x, 4.x, 5.x Manage Exchange 2007 servers.
  • Provisioned, deployed and managed production and test workstation/server resources through administration of VMware vCenter and Altiris Deployment Solutions.
  • Furthered disaster recovery efforts by utilizing replication technology, VMware ESXi virtualization, and Dell server hardware.
  • Managed Citrix and Microsoft software, VMWare ESXi, Cisco Network Infrastructure and multiple Broadcast and Production application systems.
  • Performed upgrades and applied security updates to vCenter and ESXi hosts using VMware Update Manager.

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12. C++

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C++ is a general-purpose programming language that is used to create high-performing applications. It was invented as an extension to the C language. C++ lets the programmer have a high level of domination over memory and system resources. C++ is an object-oriented language that helps you implement real-time issues based on different data functions

Here's how C++ is used in Information Engineer jobs:
  • Provide worldwide support to end-users, Help Desk and CTS personnel for all C and C++ applications and software distribution.
  • Worked on conversion of programs in SABRETALK to C++ and have worked with TPFDF files and macros.
  • Involved in code reviews for the feeds developed in C++.
  • Developed applications in Dbase, COBOL, C++ and Visual Basic Languages.
  • Developed system control software in C++, allowing for sequencing of the laser firing and the receiver operations.
  • Developed LIDAR system user interface in MFC and C++ to allow the operator to control the LIDAR system.

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13. Backup

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Here's how Backup is used in Information Engineer jobs:
  • Performed backup, restored, archived and retrieved scenarios through creative rigorous non-traditional testing methods to discover defects.
  • Performed daily systems backup and maintained off-site tape backup libraries in accordance with company disaster recovery plan.
  • Improved data recovery and lab operating costs by migrating local server backups into corporate solution.
  • Performed backup regularly both on-site and off-site to ensure business continuity and disaster recovery.
  • Developed and implemented backup and disaster recovery strategy to ensure patient data integrity.
  • Develop process, procedure and document data backup and disaster recovery solution.
  • Designed and implemented data backup solutions and disaster recovery solutions.
  • Managed tape backup systems for disaster recovery.
  • Manage eleven servers including backup.
  • Created bash/shell script using Expect to deploy, backup data from cluster of servers to reduce 100 man hours per month.
  • Perform Installs, Moves, Adds and Change (IMAC) activities, as well as data backup and restorations.
  • Key Results: * Implemented, documented and administrated backup solution using Backup Exec 2012 for 3 remote sites.
  • Implemented HP VLS (Virtual Library System) with Data Protector and reduced backup times by 40%.
  • Build and install a Domain Controller, and Backup Server to work in conjunction with DVR servers.
  • Reviewed TSM logs on a daily basis to check backups and manually backup anything that failed.
  • Supported local network infrastructure including local servers, backup devices, and policies for such.
  • Defined backup and disaster recovery using both tape backup schemes and near line mirroring.
  • Corrected issues causing backup failures, restore server files from Legato backup tapes.
  • Coordinated with the Server/Backup team for inserting and removing backup takes per schedule.
  • Redesigned Server backups and reduced backup time from 21 hours to 1.3 hours.

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14. Technical Support

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Technical support or tech support are the services provided by any hardware or software company to users. They help in solving the technical difficulties the customers face with their products or services. Moreover, the tech support employees maintain, manage, and repair the IT faults. They are also responsible for resolving the network problems, installing and configuring hardware and software.

Here's how Technical Support is used in Information Engineer jobs:
  • Provide technical support, trained and educated management, staff and customers in computer-system setup and operations.
  • Managed server/network projects in a CRM focused technical support call center undergoing rapid business expansion.
  • Assisted Information Systems staff with general technical support for facility computer systems.
  • Created web based calendar and scheduling solution for technical support department.
  • Conduct necessary coordination between clients and technical support personnel as needed.
  • Deliver advanced technical support on a portfolio of products/functions globally.
  • Provided advanced technical support to production lines and administrative staff.
  • Provided technical support, supervised Network Technician and technical staff.
  • Provided face-to-face technical support to high level executive users.
  • Provided technical support and training to developers.
  • Provided technical support to production systems.
  • Provided remote technical support to clients using TeamViewer, helping sale team secure support service contracts, and increasing customer satisfaction.
  • Provided ongoing technical support for a software development company, with over 160 internal users and 20 remote salespeople.
  • Provide technical support; apply update patches, and hot-swap replace hard drives as needed to maintain array consistency.
  • Provided infrastructure, hardware and software technical support to all offices as well as remote users.
  • Provide efficient technical support via online or on-site to businesses, school, and various clients.
  • Provide day to day technical support to 20 users of the consulate General of Algeria.
  • Provided remote and on-site technical support for all aspects of the company IT systems.
  • Answer telephone, e-mail, and walk up technical support requests and training needs.
  • Provide training courses to users and new technical supports related for systems being handled.

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15. Windows

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Windows is a chain of operating systems that controls a computer and is developed by Microsoft. Every version of Windows consists of GUI (graphical user interface), with a desktop that allows the user to open their files.

Here's how Windows is used in Information Engineer jobs:
  • Maintain corporate laptop and desktop environments using imaging software and Windows domain, directory services and policy management.
  • Managed high visibility teams responsible for Macintosh to Windows migrations and Windows platform upgrades.
  • Process Description and Technical memory elaboration for maintenance windows, configurations and installations.
  • Streamlined Windows computer build processes by automating software and operating system installations.
  • Configured and administered Windows 2000 server and network infrastructure.
  • Conduct server & workstation maintenance during approved maintenance windows.
  • Configured and developed system requirements for Windows 2003/2008.
  • Installed Windows 2000 Professional environment in new facility.
  • Deploy Windows (using Windows Deployment Services) and maintain various laptop and desktop equipment while keeping inventory via SCCM.
  • Analyzed Graphical User Interface (GUI) design for compliance with user requirements, DII COE government and Windows standards.
  • Served as a lead engineer in designed, Implemented, Configured and Troubleshot of LAN and windows operating system.
  • Manage printers via Windows 2003 Print Server services for enterprise resource sharing, driver tracking, updates and software patches
  • Lead various projects for different Business unit/Clients software and hardware upgrade as part of the Windows 7 upgrade project.
  • Key role in deployment of Windows 2008 and Exchange 2007 Servers in the US, China and Singapore.
  • Maintained accurate MCTS: Windows Server 2008 diagram of company floor space with voice and data jack numbers.
  • Provide Windows 7 desktop support for 50 users, as well as support of various broadcast-related servers and equipment
  • Coordinated decommissioning of Windows 2003 legacy web servers and migration of web services to Windows 2012 R2.
  • Project manager for replacement of 800 Windows XP desktops with Windows 7 at a local valley hospital.
  • Worked on IT team in re-imaging and migrating over 500 computers from Windows XP to Windows 8.1.
  • Rewired the plant facility using CAT-5 and upgrading servers from DOS to Windows 2000 NT OS.

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16. Hardware

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Hardware is the physical part attached to a computer or other similar devices. Components are the internal parts of hardware which include RAM, hard drives, motherboard, and so on. External hardware devices which include, keyboard, mouse, printer, and so on are known as peripherals. All of these together are called computer hardware.

Here's how Hardware is used in Information Engineer jobs:
  • Maintained and upgraded infrastructure hardware, re-organized and re-wired racks to optimize maintainability and provide a clean, professional appearance.
  • Managed and tracked 250+ online departmental certification and hardware replacement service requests including problem resolution for new and upgraded applications.
  • Monitored ongoing operation of departmental systems to ensure hardware and software are functioning and operational standards are met.
  • Investigated, analyzed and resolved problem tickets reported by user community involving IT infrastructure hardware and application software.
  • Developed Desktop Standards for hardware and software reducing the overall number of supported applications.
  • Created a mathematical model based on hardware and literature to describe PCM electrical characteristics.
  • Provide recommendations for hardware upgrades and acquisitions based on user environment and needs.
  • Received and responded to incoming calls and/or e-mails regarding computer and/or hardware problems.
  • Performed isolation and continuity checks on spaceflight wire harnesses and hardware components.
  • Limited hardware support of training machines including diagnostics and part replacement.
  • Practice configuration management on all computer/network related hardware and software.
  • Provided recommendations for management to purchase all hardware and software.
  • Installed and configured computer hardware, operating systems and applications.
  • Maintained and upgraded hardware and operating systems with minimal downtime.
  • Maintained Cisco Wireless access point hardware and remote configuration.
  • Completed server installations and company software and hardware upgrades.
  • Sourced and coordinated with vendor for supplemental hardware acquisitions.
  • Assisted in providing desktop hardware and application solutions.
  • Initiated and coordinated preparation of production computing hardware.
  • Designed and implemented hardware inventory tracking system.

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20 Most Common Skill For An Information Engineer

Procedures11.9%
Customer Service6.5%
Linux5.4%
Troubleshoot4.8%
Active Directory3.9%
SAN3.4%
Data Analysis3.1%
Mac2.7%

Typical Skill-Sets Required For An Information Engineer

RankascdescSkillascdescPercentage of ResumesPercentageascdesc
1
1
Procedures
Procedures
11.9%
11.9%
2
2
Customer Service
Customer Service
6.5%
6.5%
3
3
Linux
Linux
5.4%
5.4%
4
4
Troubleshoot
Troubleshoot
4.8%
4.8%
5
5
Active Directory
Active Directory
3.9%
3.9%
6
6
SAN
SAN
3.4%
3.4%
7
7
Data Analysis
Data Analysis
3.1%
3.1%
8
8
Mac
Mac
2.7%
2.7%
9
9
Java
Java
2.7%
2.7%
10
10
PC
PC
2.7%
2.7%
11
11
Vmware
Vmware
2.7%
2.7%
12
12
C++
C++
2.5%
2.5%
13
13
Backup
Backup
2.4%
2.4%
14
14
Technical Support
Technical Support
2.4%
2.4%
15
15
Windows
Windows
2.3%
2.3%
16
16
Hardware
Hardware
2.1%
2.1%
17
17
OS
OS
2.1%
2.1%
18
18
Business Process
Business Process
2%
2%
19
19
DNS
DNS
1.5%
1.5%
20
20
SQL
SQL
1.5%
1.5%
21
21
Setup
Setup
1.5%
1.5%
22
22
Javascript
Javascript
1.4%
1.4%
23
23
Voip
Voip
1.4%
1.4%
24
24
LAN
LAN
1.4%
1.4%
25
25
User Accounts
User Accounts
1.3%
1.3%
26
26
Disaster Recovery
Disaster Recovery
1.3%
1.3%
27
27
Jenkins
Jenkins
1.3%
1.3%
28
28
Computer System
Computer System
1.3%
1.3%
29
29
Unix
Unix
1.2%
1.2%
30
30
Dhcp
Dhcp
1.2%
1.2%
31
31
Sccm
Sccm
1.2%
1.2%
32
32
DOD
DOD
1.1%
1.1%
33
33
Html
Html
1.1%
1.1%
34
34
Tcp/Ip
Tcp/Ip
1.1%
1.1%
35
35
Sharepoint
Sharepoint
1.1%
1.1%
36
36
Github
Github
1%
1%
37
37
Routers
Routers
1%
1%
38
38
Desktop
Desktop
1%
1%
39
39
Infrastructure
Infrastructure
1%
1%
40
40
Visio
Visio
0.9%
0.9%
41
41
Test Scripts
Test Scripts
0.9%
0.9%
42
42
VPN
VPN
0.9%
0.9%
43
43
XML
XML
0.9%
0.9%
44
44
Internet
Internet
0.9%
0.9%
45
45
Software Support
Software Support
0.9%
0.9%
46
46
Software Issues
Software Issues
0.8%
0.8%
47
47
Android
Android
0.8%
0.8%
48
48
CSS
CSS
0.8%
0.8%
49
49
Ruby
Ruby
0.7%
0.7%

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