Windows Systems Administrator

Active Directory, Linux, Microsoft SCCM, Microsoft Windows Server, Red Hat Linux, VMware, VMware View, Virtual desktop, Virtual machines, VMware Infrastructure, Networking, Windows Server 2012, Window Server 2019, FTP
Contract W2, Contract Independent, Contract Corp-To-Corp, 12 Months
$52 - $60
Work from home available Travel not required

Job Description

Systems Administrator:

Responsible for the upkeep, configuration, and reliable operation of computer systems related to the broadcast content environment consisting of Windows servers & workstations, Linux servers and the VMware virtual environment.  Seek to ensure that the uptime, performance, resources, and security of the computers meets the needs of the users.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ability to build & manage servers running Windows Server 2012 through Window Server 2019 and integrate all software products
  • Manage Active Directory domain infrastructure
  • Manage Active Directory objects; accounts and computer objects
  • Ability to create, modify and troubleshoot Group Policy object
  • Knowledgeable of Microsoft patching, and will assist with deploying patches to workstations and servers using Ivanti Security Controls
  • Manage Network File Servers and FTP resources, manage end user accounts and permissions
  • Responsible for management of VMware server infrastructure, monitoring and troubleshooting issues
  • Work with team members to upgrade VMware infrastructure components
  • Proficient with VMware Horizon View infrastructure; ability to troubleshoot end user connectivity issues and will assist in upgrading Horizon View infrastructure
  • Understanding of creating desktop images and optimizing the workstation for best performance
  • Ability to work with application SMEs to build/manage virtual machines
  • Assist with managing, upgrading VMware virtual infrastructure components, such as vCenter and Platform Controller Service
  • Manage and support VMware Virtual Desktop Infrastructure
  • Troubleshoot connectivity issues to virtual desktops
  • Deploy Microsoft and third-party updates to servers & workstations
  • Ability to manage and troubleshoot Symantec Anti-virus
  • Manage Tier 2 trouble tickets submitted by end users via Service Now
  • Perform troubleshooting to isolate and diagnose common hardware and/or software issues.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information technology or Server Administration
  • At least 5 years of experience
  • or equivalent, relevant experience.

Technical Skills:

  • Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Windows Servers and desktop operating systems; installation, management & troubleshooting
  • Advanced knowledge using Microsoft SCCM
  • Knowledgeable about VMware Virtual Environments
  • Experience with VMware Horizon View
  • Must have legal right to work in the U.S.
  • Ability to manage network files systems and FTP servers
  • Strong understanding of Active Directory and Group Policy
  • Working knowledge of Symantec End Point Protection
  • Experience with Red Hat Linux


Requirements and General Skills:

  • Good public speaking and presentation skills.
  • Interpersonal skills and ability to interact and work with staff at all levels.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Ability to pay attention to details and be organized.
  • Ability to project professionalism over the phone and in person.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.
  • Commitment to “internal client” and customer service principles.
  • Willingness to take initiative and to follow through on projects.
  • Creative writing ability.
  • Excellent time management skills, with the ability to prioritize and multi-task, and work under shifting deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
Dice Id : 91012318
Position Id : 6649910
Originally Posted : 1 year ago
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