In-house Systems Engineer job description guide

Hiring an In-house Systems Engineer

An In-house Systems Engineer is responsible for a variety of tasks that together ensure the high performance of your company’s IT systems.

As part of your company’s broader IT team, the In-house Systems Engineer is tasked with satisfying the IT needs of a variety of different departments from finance and accounting through to the help desk. The main responsibilities of an In-house Systems Engineer include designing and analysing the company’s IT system, resolving any issues with the current system, and improving performance by correcting software errors or upgrading hardware.

Looking to hire?

An In-house Systems Engineer career

A career as an In-house Systems Engineer demands a combination of technical skills and problem-solving abilities. It’s an exciting role that will see you collaborate with a variety of different teams to understand user needs, then design and develop an appropriate IT system that allows an organisation to function efficiently.

As a key part of a company’s IT team, your role as an In-house Systems Engineer will see you responsible for the high performance of a company’s IT system. You will be tasked with analysing and designing the company’s system, resolving any issues, and providing technical support to ensure an ongoing high level of performance.

In-house Systems Engineer duties and responsibilities

The role of an In-house Systems Engineer is broad, with a job description that covers a range of responsibilities, including:

  • Reviewing current IT systems and understanding user needs
  • Liaising with the IT team to design and implement system improvements
  • Overseeing implementation, testing, and repairs to the IT system
  • Performing systems management and integration functions
  • Providing technical guidance or support for the development or troubleshooting of systems
  • Monitoring system operation to detect potential problems
  • Provide technical support for software maintenance or use

In-house Systems Engineer qualifications and requirements

It is highly desirable for an In-house Systems Engineer to hold a Bachelor’s degree, preferably in:

  • Computer Science
  • Engineering

An In-house Systems Engineer should also have the following personal skills and experience:

  • Five or more years of experience in systems engineering
  • Understanding of Javascript, Python, Scala or Java
  • Experience in data modeling, analysis, programming, and stored procedures
  • Expertise in data structures and algorithms
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent Japanese and English business language skills – both spoken and written
  • Strong interpersonal skills to liaise with a variety of different teams

Are you looking for an In-house Systems Engineer role? View our latest In-house Systems Engineer jobs here.