Systems Administrator

VMware ESX, Windows Server 2016, Windows 10, Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft IIS, Cisco IOS, ASDM, VMware vCenter, ESX, Citrix XenApp, Storefront, Python, Microsoft PowerShell, Equallogic SAN, VMware VCP, Microsoft MCSA, Microsoft Office Automation
Full Time
$65,000 - $75,000
Work from home not available Travel required to 10%.

Job Description

Westwood Global Investments, LLC is a private investment manager in the Boston Financial District with a core focus in emerging markets. We provide services to charitable organizations, foundations, and institutional investors.

We have an opportunity for the right candidate to join our team as a Systems Administrator. We are looking for an experienced IT professional who is eager to use and grow their technical skills. The candidate will fill an IT Jack- of-all-trades role with a focus on administration of network devices and servers, IT project management, security review and analysis, as well as supporting roles such as help desk support, regulatory and compliance governance, and department documentation.

Essential Duties:

Maintain VMware ESX and Windows Server 2016 environment in Production and DR locations.

Perform needs analysis, and vendor research for projects.

Update user and technical documentation.

Perform mitigating steps or provide support to users to troubleshoot technology issues.

Job-shadow other departments to aid in process automation through scripting.

Assist in the creation and maintenance of departmental documentation.

Minimum Requirements:


  • Associate s degree in Information Technology related study or the following certifications:
    • VMware VCP, Microsoft MCSA for Server 2016.

    Soft Skills:

    • Self-motivated, with the ability to work well independently or with others.
    • Proven critical thinking skills.
    • Capacity for patience and perseverance.
    • Fluency in English Language.
    • Commitment to Data Privacy and Confidentiality.
    • Strong customer service skills.

    Technical Skills:

    • 2 years of experience with Microsoft Active Directory.
    • 2 years of experience with Windows Server 2016 and Windows 10.
    • Familiar with Microsoft SQL Server and Microsoft IIS.
    • Basic experience with Cisco IOS for Switches, and ASDM for Firewalls.
    • Working Knowledge of VMware vCenter and ESX.
    • Citrix XenApp and Storefront experience is a plus.
    • Experience with scripting technologies such as Python or Microsoft PowerShell.
    • Microsoft Office automation such as macros and data source integration.
    • Familiarity with Equallogic SAN is a plus.

    Selection Procedure:

    Applicants will be reviewed for relevant experience, education and training. A phone and in-person interview will be required prior to an offer being extended.

    Hiring Information:

    All job offers are contingent upon a credit and criminal background check. The candidate will need to provide two references from prior internships, employers, or faculty.


    Systems Administrator



    Primary Location:

    1 Financial Center, Boston MA


    Westwood Global Investments LLC

    Reports to:

    Chief Technology Officer

    Posted By

    One Financial CenterSuite 1620 Boston, MA, 02111

    Dice Id : RTX1d5606
    Position Id : 6253919
    Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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