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Windows System Administrator

Job Location: Location Negotiable

Job Number: 00518859

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Job Description
 
Job Responsibilities:
  • Complete configuration, installation and support of equipment in a Microsoft Windows environment to the specifications.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve Windows Server related issues by providing both on-site/remote DataCenter and AWS.
  • Deploy Windows Servers on a VMWare based platform.
  • Creation of automated procedures to streamline maintenance and support
Engineer Job Duties:
  • Establishes Windows environment by building system configuration based on Design specifications; directing system installation; defining, documenting, and enforcing system standards.
  • Maximizes Windows Infrastructure performance by monitoring performance; troubleshooting problems and outages; scheduling upgrades; collaborating with architects on system optimization.
  • Secures windows systems by establishing and enforcing policies; defining and monitoring access.
  • Creation of Standard Operating Procedures, Infrastructure Diagrams involved in the project
  • Accomplishes information systems and organization mission by completing related results as needed.
  • Reporting operational status by gathering, prioritizing information; managing projects. 
Operational Duties:
  • Maintaining operating systems and doing regular maintenance and patching using WSUS.
  • Incident Management : Proactive checkouts and monitoring to avoid service outages or limit their impact. Troubleshooting and fault isolation to restore service when necessary
  • Problem Management : Create solutions from Incident Management Case Study evaluations. This includes development of the related root cause flow charts and troubleshooting procedures that streamline the time required to isolate faults, restore service and prevention of similar incidents from reoccurring
  • Monitor Systems health and do proactive maintenance
Skills and Qualifications:
  • At least 3 years experience in Windows System 2008/2012 Administration.
  • Experience or knowledge of the following:
    • Microsoft Windows Server (Active directory, DNS, DHCP, WSUS)
    • Good Troubleshooting skills for Server operating systems
    • Basic Scripting in either powershell or VB Script
    • Backup software (Netbackup)
    • Knowledge of Vmware 6.0 or higher
    • Knowledge of Hardware setup for Servers (HP Blades)
    • Knowledge of troubleshooting and maintaining SQL Clusters (2014 and 2016) is considered a plus/nice-to-have
  • Operations:
    • Ability to work in a team oriented environment is essential
    • 24/7 Operations Environment with rotating shifts 
All of our consulting professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development.  You’ll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization.  We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with teammates. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.

 

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