Windows Server Administrator (up to Windows Server 2019 and strong AWS a must!)

Overview

$70,000 - $85,000
Full Time

Skills

AWS
Virtual Desktop/VMware
PowerShell / Login Script management
Active Directory
DNS
DHCP
Group Policy
SQL
Windows Server 2012 and later
WSUS
PDQ Inventory & Deploy
DFSR
Communication skills
Troubleshooting skills

Job Details

Position: Windows Server administrator
Start : ASAP
Basic hours : 9-5, M-F
Work style : Hybrid (3 days at office, 2 days WFH. But could be 5 days work in the office in the future)
Language : English
Salary : 70 - 85K(base).

Functions:
- Support and maintain production servers (Windows 2012 R2, 2016, & 2019) on AWS and VMware ESXi platforms
- Operating system provisioning on AWS and ESXi
- Operating system management process improvement
- Server/system backup and restore operations
- Active Directory, Group Policy, logon scripts, and MFP management
- Windows patch management
- Windows operating system security management
- Develop methods for automated application installation and configuration
- Maintain various system health monitoring tools
- Monthly usage/status reporting of server platform
- Assists with assigned projects or research. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
- Strong knowledge of AWS EC2, Virtual Desktop or VMware Horizon DaaS, vSphere/vCenter
- Strong knowledge of PowerShell scripting and Login Script management
- Strong knowledge of Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, Group Policy
- Experience managing Windows Server 2012 R2 and later, VMware vSphere, SQL database
- Experience supporting WSUS patch management
- Experience with SolarWinds Orion, SolarWinds Security Event Manager or equivalent preferred
- Experience with PDQ Inventory & Deploy
- System backup and recovery, DFSR
- Excellent troubleshooting skills
- Good verbal and written communication skills
- Technical documentation

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