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Systems Engineer I

San Manuel Band of Mission Indians

26569 Community Center Drive
Highland, CA 92346


Tiempo Completo

Under the direction of the Manager, Systems Engineering, the Systems Engineering I is responsible for engineering and designing solutions to simplify, standardize, and optimize operations for the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians (SMBMI) enterprise. The Systems Engineer I will work closely with various IT personnel to ensure all systems are running optimally and meeting performance levels. The Systems Engineer I will work with fellow Systems Engineers to implement applications and enforcing security policies across the Enterprise.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

1. Engages with project teams to implement full-stack solutions and provides ongoing assurance of technology solutions through to discovery. 

2. Engineers’ solutions for computer and storage systems to support the efficient operation of the enterprise and decommissions systems at the end of the service cycle. 

3. Creates and maintains documented policies, procedures, and processes such as operational run books and architectural diagrams. 

4. Troubleshoots any issues that arise with the infrastructure systems, including but not limited to, working with third-party vendors as well as other SMBMI team members. 

5. Mentors and trains with other team members throughout the enterprise, seeking to continually improve SMBMI processes. 

6. Performs incident, problem, and change management tasks (including but not limited to root cause analysis, request for change, and event/incident management). 

7. Engineers and automates proactive monitoring of key compute, storage, and network systems, and engineers new capabilities to optimize the performance of endpoints. 

8. Engineers and manages backup, restore and disaster recovery capabilities to continually meet the needs of the enterprise and meet or exceed service level agreements. 

9. Performs on-call responsibilities on a rotational basis to support essential enterprise clients and emergencies outside of business hours. 

10. Performs other duties as assigned to support the efficient operation of the department. 


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Information Technology, or a related field is required. 

  • Minimum of four (4) years of systems administration experience is required. 

  • Related, relevant, and/or direct experience may be considered in lieu of minimum educational requirements indicated above. 

  • Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to create technical documentation and diagrams. 

  • Strong understanding of Active Directory & Domain architecture, New Technology File System (NTFS) permissions, Domain Name System (DNS), Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP), and certificate management. 

  • Experience working with Structured Query Language (SQL) databases, virtual machine software from VMWare, and Microsoft Windows Server in a large environment. 

  • Experience with enterprise level Microsoft Windows systems including patching and backup and disaster recovery platforms. 

  • Must be capable of critical thinking and possess the ability to optimize system setups and resolve complex problems. 

  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Windows scripting including Powershell, Batch, and Visual Basic Script (VBScript) is preferred. 

  • Knowledge of cloud technologies: Amazon Web Services (AWS), Azure, and Microsoft M365 is preferred. 

  • Hardware experience with Dell, Cisco, and Pure Storage is preferred. 


  • At the discretion of the San Manuel Tribal Gaming Commission, you may be required to obtain and maintain a gaming license. 

  • Certifications in VMWare and Microsoft preferred. 

  • Cloud certifications are preferred. 

San Manuel Band of Mission Indians will make reasonable accommodations in compliance with applicable law. 

As one of the largest private employers in the Inland Empire, San Manuel deeply cares about the future, growth and well-being of its employees. Join our team today!

Publicado 10 De Junio De 2024

San Manuel Band of Mission Indians

The San Manuel Band of Mission Indians is a federally-recognized Indian tribe located on the San Manuel Indian Reservation near Highland, California.  San Manuel exercises its inherent sovereign right of self-governance and provides essential services for its citizens by building infrastructure, maintaining civil services, and promoting social, economic, and cultural development.  

 The Serrano people of San Manuel have called this area home since time immemorial and are committed to remaining a productive partner in the San Bernardino region. The Reservation, once only 640 acres, is now over 1,100 acres in size. 

The call of Yawa’ – to act upon one’s beliefs – inspires the Tribe to give back to the areas they call home and support organizations working to create a better tomorrow in the Inland Empire and Indian Country. 

Our support is directed to organizations providing services in San Bernardino and Riverside counties, including:

  •         501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations
  •         Public schools
  •         Private schools
  •         Charter schools, and 
  •         Local government agencies

The Tribe also operates Yaamava' Resort & Casino at San Manuel (formerly known as San Manuel Casino®), the Palms Casino Resort, as well as other enterprises. 

We value our employees and offer a comprehensive Benefits Program

Our team members enjoy a competitive base salary, an annual discretionary performance bonus, and an annual merit increase as part of our total rewards package. Additionally, San Manuel supports team members' financial health through 401(k) retirement savings plans that offer a 2% core discretionary contribution and matching, and a host of other services - from discounts to tuition assistance.

Apply today to join our team!