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Senior Systems Administrator in The Colony at Vaco

Date Posted: 1/8/2019

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Job Description

Senior Systems Administrator

DETAILS

Location: The Colony, TX

Position Type: Direct-Hire

Hourly / Salary: BOE!

On Call: 24/7 On-Call Rotation

JOB SUMMARY

Vaco Technology is currently seeking a Senior Systems Administrator for a Direct-Hire opportunity located in The Colony, TX. The Senior Systems Administrator will play a lead role in the design, implementation, operations, and maintenance of the systems, network, cloud, and storage infrastructure. The Senior Systems Administrator will lead infrastructure projects, including creating project plans and interfacing with additional IT Team Members on larger initiatives. The Senior Systems Administrator will proactively monitor and manage systems resources to optimize operating time and performance. The Senior Systems Administrator will plan projects, including network hardware upgrades and server building systems.

  • Design / Configure / Administer Network Systems - Switches / Routers / Firewalls, etc.
  • Provide 2nd Level Escalation for Corporate Helpdesk Issues
  • Track / Resolve Incidents / Update Clients on Request Statuses
  • Manage / Maintain VoIP Phone Systems
  • Manage O365 Deployments
  • Manage Building Security / Lighting / HVAC Systems
  • Manage Windows Systems (Active Directory / File Servers / Exchange Mail Servers / SQL Server / Message Archiver) - Performance Tuning / Security / DR / Capacity Planning, etc.
  • Respond to Systems / Network Alerts / Escalations - Create Strategic Solutions to Reoccurring Issues
  • Administer Document Management System
  • Maintain System Documentation / Logs - Configuration / Documentation / Procedures / DR Plans, etc.
  • Coordinate / Conduct Product Installations in the Product Environment
  • Ensure Security Compliance / Documents / Update Procedures (SOX / PCI / SSAE 16, etc.)
  • Maintain / Patch Operating Systems / Software Packages
  • Ensure Hardware / Software Licensing Compliance for Server / Storage Systems
  • Administer Backup / Recovery Systems - Ensure Replication to Offsite Storage
  • Create / Maintain Procedure Manual for Critical IT Operations

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Senior Systems Admin - Enterprise Network Environment (5+ years)
  • Windows Systems Administration (3+ years)
  • Manage Complex Implementation Projects
  • VPN / Wireless / LAN / WAN / Security / Firewalls (Hands-On)
  • vLANs / TCP/IP / DHCP / DNS (Extensive Knowledge)
  • Cloud Provider Experience - Office 365, etc.
  • MAC OS (Knowledge)
  • Virtualization - HyperV / Citrix ZEN
  • Platform / Application Monitoring - Nagios / SolarWinds, etc.
  • Web Server Administration / SQL Server Administration
  • Debugging / Performance Tuning / Testing (Extensive Knowledge)
  • Hosting / Managed Service Provider Industry Experience

Job Requirements

Systems Administration, Windows, Office 365, Virtualization, Cloud, Hosting, Managed Services