Systems Engineer

C2 Company, a PrimeKey company, is looking for talented security-oriented Systems Engineers, of all levels of experience.  We are looking for candidates that have proficiencies with AWS and Azure Cloud services, are knowledgeable with PKI, devops, and automation, have data center or network administration skills and are proficient with Microsoft and Linux technologies, are fast learners and excited about new technologies, can work toward and maintain project schedules and deadlines, are comfortable working with others, and have excellent customer facing skills.  Candidates must be highly self-motivated with passion for excellence, quality, and attention to detail.


This position is open to multiple levels of experience.  Candidates with 5 to 10 or more years are preferred.  Entry level candidates should have a minimum of three years successful experience (in systems work, as a systems administrator, or something similar) and have the ability to quickly grasp new technologies.

The Systems Engineer will work directly with C2 Company and PrimeKey clients and will be responsible for understanding industry standards and best practices, keeping current with emerging technologies, and will have the willingness to learn new technologies and improve their technical skills.

Tasks may include:

  • Provide systems support, supporting project initiatives in continuous service improvement, and the performance of system administration tasks and system maintenance activities
  • Provide all aspects of system administration, operations, and application support for services supported for C2 Company customers
  • Proficient or generally knowledgeable about PKI, PKI services, and PKI concepts
  • Validate the redundancy, stability, performance, interoperability, security, and scalability of infrastructure systems
  • Design, maintain and supervise infrastructure system images, monitoring and patch management
  • Research, propose, maintain and document standards for all infrastructure systems as well as forward-looking strategies for satisfying business needs and maintaining customer’s technical currency with systems in use
  • Stay on top of industry trends and new technologies to determine direction and service improvements to continue our competitive edge in the technology of our systems architecture
  • Ensure proper security, monitoring, alerting and reporting for customer’s infrastructures
  • Act as the technical lead on large/complex systems and infrastructure projects
  • Interface with stakeholders to understand needs and requirements
  • Determine design and present option(s) based on constraints (such as cost, resources, security, usability, reliability, maintainability, availability, integration with existing applications, systems, and platforms, etc.)
  • Implement and/or oversee implementation of solutions, document design specifications, installation instructions and ongoing maintenance required for solution delivery
  • Manage Active Directory and SSO Identify Provider integrations and configuration
  • Coordinate with external IT consultants and vendors as needed
  • Act as level 3 support for help desk escalations, where applicable
  • Other projects and duties as assigned

Desirable Qualifications:

  • 5 to 10 or more years experience in the industry (entry level candidates should have a minimum of 3 years)
  • Strong base of operating systems and network basics through school, certification, or applicable experience
  • Knowledge and experience with PKI and Digital Certificates
  • Experience with Windows Server including Active Directory, DHCP, DNS and Group Policy
  • Experience with Unix/Linux
  • Experience with VMware ESX administration
  • Proficient with Cloud technologies
  • Can demonstrate knowledge of protocols
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously while meeting deadlines
  • Possess excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to communicate at both a technical and business level with technical staff and/or Executives
  • Proficiency with Routing and Switching
  • Systems and Network Security and Firewalls
  • Wi-Fi, WLAN (Wireless Local Area Network)
  • Troubleshooting experience in Layer 2 and 3 technologies, topology, VLAN Trunks, TCP/IP, BGP
  • Experience and or proficiency with various monitoring and troubleshooting tools, or various application response time monitoring tools
  • Devops and Automation
  • Pupet, Chef, Ansible, Jenkins
  • Scripting and Development
  • Java Application Servers, JBoss, Wildfly
  • Database Servers, MySQL, MariaDB, MSSQL

About C2 Company

PrimeKey Solutions has acquired C2 Company in California, a move which significantly strengthens the company’s presence in the United States. C2 Company, known for successfully providing complex PKI, network, and security integration services to an impressive list of customers throughout the country, is an ideal organization for PrimeKey to leverage.

PrimeKey has been rapidly expanding in recent years and has a growing list of customers globally and the US with new products regularly hitting the market. Part of PrimeKey’s growth strategy includes expanding into important markets such as the US.  The acquisition of C2 Company, with many years of experience working with PrimeKey, establishes an immediate and effective presence in the US with a strong organization and experts in PrimeKey’s offerings.  In effect, this acquisition accelerates PrimeKey’s ability to serve the US market.

C2 Company is a premier provider of advanced consulting and professional services to small, medium and large organizations that rely on networks to support their enterprise and business processes.  C2 Company delivers best-of-breed solutions and applies industry best practices and techniques to help customers create, upgrade, and maintain highly-available, secure, and scalable network infrastructures for their mission-critical IT and business applications.

Employing an expert team of certified engineers with in-depth knowledge of solutions from best-of-breed vendors, C2 Company is able to augment their customer’s in-house resources by providing technical expertise to help ease the support burden and implement rapidly changing technologies.

With over 15 years in the industry, C2 Company are experts at PKI, and combined with our vast network and security expertise, C2 consistently delivers the robust and highly secure network and security solutions our clients depend upon for their businesses.

C2 Company is committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace that values and supports the contributions of each individual.  This commitment, along with our vision and values of respect, responsibility, and integrity, allows us to leverage differences, encourage innovation and expand our success in the global marketplace.

C2 Company offers competitive salaries and benefits, as well as the opportunity to work with a high-performance team of subject matter experts.

San Francisco


Applicants can send resumes to:

No recruiters, direct candidates only.

This position is located in San Mateo, USA.