Systems Administrator

VMWare, Blue-green environment, Linux, RHEL, Active Directory, DNS, Certificate Services, Group Policy, PowerShell (Windows) , shell scripting (Linux), JIRA
Contract Independent, Contract W2, 6-18 Monhts
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description



This position supports the Information Technology department and is a member of the Server Engineering team. The candidate will be responsible for managing and performing daily operational tasks supporting Windows and Linux servers. The candidate needs to be self-motivated and have excellent communication skills.

 Candidate Requirements and Qualifications:  

    • 2+ years of work experience with VMWare
    • 4+ -Experience in delivering recurring build releases that update the operating system and bundled components that ensure compliance with required patches and version upgrades
    • Ability to work collaboratively with stakeholders and peers
    • Operating system proficiency in Microsoft and Linux
    • Hardware proficiency in the server environment
    • Understanding the technique of a Blue-green environment that reduces downtime

  • Scripting skills such as PowerShell (Windows) and equivalent shell scripting (Linux)
  • Experienced with SQL language (queries, views, and stored procedures)
  • Familiarity with storage systems and backup products

  • Experience with Active Directory, DNS, Certificate Services, and Group Policy

Familiar with Amazon Web Services is a plus

  • Demonstrates flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks; and working collaboratively with the client to identify and solve key constraints, risks and issues
  • Familiar with Change Management protocols
  • Assist with network and application troubleshooting along with technical consulting support


Candidate Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Build servers for both Windows and Linux in the virtual and physical environments
  • Update and manage work using the JIRA ticketing system
  • Apply required server patches to remediate vulnerabilities and support Microsoft’s monthly cycle using LANDesk LDMS.
  • Troubleshooting server health and performance issues to ensure a stable environment
  • Understand and apply appropriate group policies
  • Attend team meeting
  • take ownership of problems/tasks/projects and work them through completion
  • identify, analyze and resolve system bottlenecks related to system hardware and or software in a timely manner
  • Server lifecycle management
  • Server storage and backups


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3569 Habersham at Northlake, Building K Tucker, GA, 30084

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