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Enterprise Email Systems Engineer



Software Engineering
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India · India
Posted on Wednesday, July 3, 2024

Job Description:

The Email Systems Engineer is responsible for the design, implementation, maintenance, and

security of our Enterprise email systems, including Microsoft Exchange and Google Workspace.

The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of email systems, networking protocols, and

security best practices.

Essential Job Functions:

● Plan and design email infrastructures that align with organizational needs and best


● Set up, configure and maintain Microsoft Exchange environment and Google Workspace

servers, including mailboxes, distribution lists, and security features.

● Ensure the smooth operation and availability of email services by performing regular

maintenance tasks and updates.

● Implement robust security measures to protect email systems from unauthorized access,

phishing attacks, and spam.

● Set up and manage Email encryption protocols to safeguard sensitive data in transit and

at rest including DMARC, DKIM and SPF.

● Deploy spam filtering solutions to minimize unwanted emails and protect users from

potential threats.

● Continuously monitor email systems for performance metrics such as latency,

throughput, and response times.

● Track email system availability to ensure uninterrupted service delivery.

● Identify potential bottlenecks or performance issues and take proactive measures to

address them.

● Diagnose and resolve email-related issues such as connectivity problems, mailbox

inaccessibility, or email delivery failures.

● Escalate complex problems to senior IT staff or external support teams when necessary.

● Implement a robust email system backup strategy to protect against data loss in case of

hardware failures or disasters.

● Regularly test backups to ensure they are reliable and can be restored successfully.

● Develop and maintain disaster recovery plans to minimize downtime and ensure quick

restoration of email services in the event of a disaster.

● Collaborate with other IT staff members to resolve cross-functional issues and ensure a

consistent user experience.

● Actively participate in IT projects and initiatives related to email systems, such as

migrations, upgrades, or security enhancements.

Required Qualifications:

● Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field

● 5+ years of experience in email systems administration

● Experience with Microsoft Exchange and Google Workspace

● Strong understanding of networking protocols and security best practices

● Excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving skills

● Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Desired Qualifications:

● Certifications in Microsoft Exchange and Google Workspace

● Experience with Active Directory

● Experience with PowerShell scripting

● Experience with virtualization technologies

● DMARC enforcement, monitoring and maintenance

● Experience with Proofpoint

Category: Information Technology

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Requisition: J0076159