On-Site Systems Administrator

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eXcell, a division of CompuCom Systems, Inc.
Contract W2, Contract Independent, 8+ mos

Job Description

At eXcell, we set you up for job success right from the start. Our precision recruiting process aligns the right fit for the right people.

We have a new opportunity for an On-Site Systems Administrator who will support software functions, data transfers and network connectivity for computer systems, as well as oversee the network as a whole, making routine improvements and updates to ensure the system can handle all networking tasks and meet security requirements.

Scope of Activity:
Systems Administrators are responsible for managing and maintaining the hardwired lines and wireless connections in a system and the hardware that hooks up to that system. We are looking for a Systems Administrator who will:

  • Creating and managing virtual infrastructure using VMWare
  • VMware vSphere ESXi patching, upgrades, and troubleshooting VMware related issues
  • Microsoft Server Administration including Active directory configuration, group policy, DNS, print management, DHCP and SQL cluster management, IIS, RADIUS and VPN
  • Windows 10 configuration and desktop OS deployment management
  • Creating and managing Netapp storage volumes
  • Managing and maintaining backup and disaster recovery operations
  • Evaluating critical systems, prioritize work, and define and resolve solutions to problems
  • Suggest and oversee improvement processes
  • Meeting with department heads, managers, supervisors, vendors, and others, to solicit cooperation and resolve problems and to assess computing needs and system requirements for emerging technologies
  • Providing technicians escalated support for technical issues
  • Windows patch management and upgrades to system firmware and hardware
  • Establishes work order and incident resolution expectations with users to prevent aging and unresolved issues
  • Maintains Unified Communications, VoIP, and any related equipment, services, and platforms
  • Managing enterprise anti-malware, anti-virus (McAfee) and encryption technologies
  • Install and manage of third-party applications for departments
  • Develop standards and documentation for processes

Skills and Qualifications:
Aside from the appropriate education and training, there are several skills that we are looking for Systems Administrators to possess, such as:
  • Interpersonal skills to facilitate productive working relationships
  • The ability to stay organized
  • Communication skills to explain complicated computer concepts
  • Discretion in handling people's private information on data servers and throughout the network
  • Problem-solving skills
  • The ability to work and collaborate within a team
  • Associate or Bachelor's degree in computer science preferred
  • Industry certifications preferred
  • At least 3 to 5+ years of experience working in network administration, system administration or databases
  • Exposure to automation and scripting tools, as well as a working knowledge of networking protocols, hardware, and networking software
  • Must possess a track record of developing and implementing various IT strategies and plans
  • NetApp Storage preferred (Dell and HP storage experience accepted)

W2 only, no Corp to Corp. We are unable to sponsor H1B visas at this time. **eXcell Supports Equal Employment Opportunity** eXcell , a division of CompuCom Systems, Inc., a global company headquartered in Bellevue, Washington, provides IT staffing services and solutions to Fortune 1000 companies as well as small and medium business. For more information, visit www.excell.com.

Company Information

eXcell™ started out as Excell Data back in 1991 in Bellevue, Washington and rapidly grew as a privately held IT professional services firm. We were acquired by CompuCom in 2001. Our culture is passionate, collaborative and results-oriented. We pride ourselves on our long standing customer and associate relationships which have been the foundation of our continued success.
Dice Id : excell
Position Id : 21-01686
Originally Posted : 2 months ago