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SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Job type:
    Contract
  • Posted:
    4 days ago
  • Category:
    Information Technology
  • Deadline:
    November 28, 2020
  • Job Level:

SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR

CONTRACT

SAN MATEO, CA

Our client is currently seeking a IT System Administrator who will be part of a successful team that provides Level 2 desktop, server, Cloud, and enterprise application support for users in their company headquarters. Candidate will work with diverse technologies and participate in strategic projects in a collaborative environment. The role requires great customer facing service skills.

Responsibilities

  • Handle network/system administration duties including, but not limited to; installing, testing, configuring, monitoring, maintaining, supporting, and optimizing all network services & hardware, Active Directory, SAAS platforms, IAAS platform, remote access, Intranet, Wi-Fi systems, end-user laptops, peripheral devices, tablets, software, printers, collaborative & video conferencing tools, A/V systems, key card system, ERP platform, VOIP phones and security cameras
  • Provide end-user support to HQ employees as required
  • Serve as a point of escalation for level 2 & complex help desk troubleshooting and issue resolution.
  • Work with vendors to resolve software and hardware issues
  • Active Directory Administration
  • Office 365 and Azure Administration
  • Enterprise Applications Administration and Monitoring
  • Monitor system, server and network alerts; resolve issues
  • Monitor and test data replication and disaster recovery systems
  • Manage asset tracking
  • Ensure rights management and security comply with company policy. Monitor operating environment to uphold NIST security compliance policies
  • Participate in project initiatives
  • Provide second level desktop support for desktop and laptop setups / QA for new users
  • Work closely with MSP on cloud, infrastructure, application, security and compliance projects.
  • Occasional after hours/weekend emergency support coverage may be required

Requirements/Qualifications

  • At least 3 years of IT experience as an IT Systems Administrator
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and customer-service skills
  • Strong knowledge Windows Server 2008/2012/2016 administration
  • Windows Server, AD, DNS, DHCP, and Windows 10 troubleshooting and admin skills
  • Experience administering hybrid cloud infrastructure technologies in platforms such as Azure and Office 365.
  • Must have strong experience with servers in a physical, virtual and cloud environment.
  • Possess technical prowess with a variety of hardware
  • Experience with PowerShell scripting and other orchestration technologies.
  • Solid understanding of security best practices such as email security, networking concepts, threats, tools and remediation techniques
  • Global Protect or similar VPN support and troubleshooting
  • Experience with Enterprise Applications such as or SharePoint, OKTA (SSO) and MS Office 365.

For immediate consideration, please apply!

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