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Windows System Administrator

Job Description

SNI Technology's client is actively looking to hire a Windows System Administrator for an exciting direct-hire opportunity located in the Denver Tech Center!

Top Things Needed:

  • Server Administration experience (builds, migrations, decoms, etc.)
  • VMware/VMware Management (6.0)
  • Networking (Wireless and Wired; Cisco, Palo Alto or Aruba)
  • Application Administration (Office 365 and Active Directory)

Description

The individual will assist in the design, implementation, configuration, and management of critical information systems for the company, including server, storage, security and virtualization infrastructure. Position will design infrastructure components to support the growth of the business and meet security, compliance and availability requirements.

Essential Duties

  • Design, implement and maintain Cisco, Juniper and Aruba networks using standard protocols and best standards
  • Design, implement and administer Active Directory Group Policies and company security policies
  • Design and perform server and security audits, system backups and other recovery processes in accordance with the company's policies and procedures
  • Design, engineer, and deploy new infrastructure solutions and enhancements to existing security, storage, and server solutions
  • Gauge the effectiveness and efficiency of existing systems; develop and implement strategies for improving or further leveraging these systems
  • Collaborate with infrastructure staff to ensure smooth and reliable operation of software and systems for fulfilling business objectives and processes
  • Create and maintain documentation as it relates to system architecture, integration design, system configuration, and technology roadmaps
  • Conduct research on software and systems products to justify recommendations and to support purchasing efforts
  • Provide 24x7 support and problem resolution for infrastructure and operational issues and escalation of application issues to the development team
  • Monitor performance and capacity of all components supporting the applications
  • On-call Rotation is required

Qualifications & Skills:

  • University degree in computer science or software engineering and/or 3+ years' equivalent work experience
  • Experience in configuring and managing Juniper, Aruba and Cisco networking equipment
  • Proven experience in overseeing the design, development, and implementation of computing systems, applications, and related products
  • Proven experience with systems planning, security principles, and general software management best practices
  • Working technical knowledge of current software protocols, and Internet standards, including DNS, DHCP, NTP, SMTP
  • Strong ability to multitask and resolve issues with urgency
  • Solid working knowledge of Microsoft operating systems, including Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2012, and the deployment thereof
  • Candidate will also demonstrate an overall knowledge of data center technologies, including TCP/IP networking, SANs (Storage Area Networks), backup systems, and data center facilities management
  • The ideal candidate will also be familiar with Windows 10, 7, Windows Server 2012 and 2008/R2, the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit and Active Directory.
  • Strong knowledge of scripting languages; such as VB-Script and PowerShell for data center automation
  • Knowledge of applicable data privacy practices and laws
  • Good project management skills
  • Excellent written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to conduct research into systems issues and products as required
  • Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language
  • Highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail
  • Proven analytical and creative problem-solving abilities
  • Strong customer service orientation
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) 2003, MCTS in Virtualization or equivalent required

Job Requirements

 

Job Snapshot

Location US-CO-Denver, CO
Employment Type Full-Time Employee
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate $70,000.00 - $75,000.00 /Year
Store Type Customer Service, Engineering, Information Technology
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Company Overview

SNI Technology

SNI Technology® is one of the fastest growing technology recruitment companies in the country specializing in technical careers and temporary jobs. We uniquely align with our clients and the candidates we represent, because our staff is hired from the industry we serve. We offer technical talent and employment opportunities on a contract, contract–to–hire, and a direct–hire basis in a wide variety of disciplines from helpdesk professionals to the most cutting-edge software architects. Learn More

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US-CO-Denver, CO
SNI Technology
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SNI Technology
Company:
US-CO-Denver, CO
Location:
Full-Time Employee
Employment Type:
Year
Pay Type:
$70,000.00 - $75,000.00 /Year
Pay Rate:
Customer Service, Engineering, Information Technology
Store Type:

Job Description

SNI Technology's client is actively looking to hire a Windows System Administrator for an exciting direct-hire opportunity located in the Denver Tech Center!

Top Things Needed:

  • Server Administration experience (builds, migrations, decoms, etc.)
  • VMware/VMware Management (6.0)
  • Networking (Wireless and Wired; Cisco, Palo Alto or Aruba)
  • Application Administration (Office 365 and Active Directory)

Description

The individual will assist in the design, implementation, configuration, and management of critical information systems for the company, including server, storage, security and virtualization infrastructure. Position will design infrastructure components to support the growth of the business and meet security, compliance and availability requirements.

Essential Duties

  • Design, implement and maintain Cisco, Juniper and Aruba networks using standard protocols and best standards
  • Design, implement and administer Active Directory Group Policies and company security policies
  • Design and perform server and security audits, system backups and other recovery processes in accordance with the company's policies and procedures
  • Design, engineer, and deploy new infrastructure solutions and enhancements to existing security, storage, and server solutions
  • Gauge the effectiveness and efficiency of existing systems; develop and implement strategies for improving or further leveraging these systems
  • Collaborate with infrastructure staff to ensure smooth and reliable operation of software and systems for fulfilling business objectives and processes
  • Create and maintain documentation as it relates to system architecture, integration design, system configuration, and technology roadmaps
  • Conduct research on software and systems products to justify recommendations and to support purchasing efforts
  • Provide 24x7 support and problem resolution for infrastructure and operational issues and escalation of application issues to the development team
  • Monitor performance and capacity of all components supporting the applications
  • On-call Rotation is required

Qualifications & Skills:

  • University degree in computer science or software engineering and/or 3+ years' equivalent work experience
  • Experience in configuring and managing Juniper, Aruba and Cisco networking equipment
  • Proven experience in overseeing the design, development, and implementation of computing systems, applications, and related products
  • Proven experience with systems planning, security principles, and general software management best practices
  • Working technical knowledge of current software protocols, and Internet standards, including DNS, DHCP, NTP, SMTP
  • Strong ability to multitask and resolve issues with urgency
  • Solid working knowledge of Microsoft operating systems, including Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2012, and the deployment thereof
  • Candidate will also demonstrate an overall knowledge of data center technologies, including TCP/IP networking, SANs (Storage Area Networks), backup systems, and data center facilities management
  • The ideal candidate will also be familiar with Windows 10, 7, Windows Server 2012 and 2008/R2, the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit and Active Directory.
  • Strong knowledge of scripting languages; such as VB-Script and PowerShell for data center automation
  • Knowledge of applicable data privacy practices and laws
  • Good project management skills
  • Excellent written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to conduct research into systems issues and products as required
  • Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language
  • Highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail
  • Proven analytical and creative problem-solving abilities
  • Strong customer service orientation
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) 2003, MCTS in Virtualization or equivalent required

Job Requirements

 
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