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SR. SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR

OPTION 1 TECHNICAL STAFFING & RECRUITING - AWARD WINNING AGENCY Fremont, CA
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Sr. Systems Administrator

Fremont, CA or Remote

Direct Hire

GREAT COMPANY!

OPTION 1 TECHNICAL is currently recruiting for a Sr. Administrator. Our client's company is a fast-paced, growing company where each employee contributes to their culture of integrity, innovation, and teamwork. They are looking for enthusiastic, talented individuals who can thrive in a changing and challenging environment.

JOB SUMMARY:

The successful Sr. Systems Administrator who will be primarily responsible for the deployment, maintenance, and configuration of a broad array of IT infrastructure systems throughout all of our offices. The primary areas of responsibility are systems (Windows and Linux/Solaris), virtualization, domain management, software/hardware upgrades, patch management, and backup/restore operations.

The ideal candidate has experience working in a small and efficient IT team. You are comfortable supporting both networks and systems. This position will work closely with the senior members of the team to support and implement IT services.

YOUR KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Plan and build computer environments that support business requirements as well as long-term strategic goals in conjunction with end-users and business units
  • Cable, rack, install and maintain IT related equipment in datacenters
  • Administer and manage virtual systems and environments
  • Ensure the availability, integrity and security of systems and data on host and end-user computers
  • Administer user accounts, permissions, access rights, and storage
  • Evaluate, test and implement vendor patches/upgrades for various hardware and software
  • Help perform systems, network and security IT and/or Sox audits.
  • Anticipate, mitigate, identify, troubleshoot, and resolve hardware and software problems on servers and systems. Escalate incidents as necessary.
  • Develop, document, and maintain policies, procedures, drawings and associated training plans for system administration and appropriate use.
  • Assist with networking equipment including switches, routers and firewalls

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS REQUIRED

  • BSc/MSc degree in the field of computer science, information technology, or similar.
  • A minimum of 5+ years of work experience as a Systems or IT Administrator in an IT corporate environment
  • Proficiency in core domain services management: AD/DHCP/DNS/LDAP/GPOs/Azure AD.
  • Proficiency in administering or managing on-premise/hybrid Exchange and O365.
  • Deep understanding of Virtualization (VMWare ESXi/vSphere Hypervisor, vMotion, High Availability, FT, Data Protection, vShield Endpoint, and vSphere Replication).
  • Proficiency and experience in installing, deploying, and managing Windows servers, Linux servers, cloud based infrastructure (Azure or AWS) is a plus.
  • Proven ability to manage, patch, deploy software to servers with an endpoint management system (WSUS, SCCM, etc.)
  • Experience in Enterprise Collaboration & Storage Management (Sharepoint, Nimble/Dell/NetApp – SAN, LUNs, FiberChannel, and iSCSI)
  • Familiarity with Solaris OS/Oracle management is a plus.
  • Experience with Veeam & Veritas Backup solutions.
  • Good understanding of network systems, LAN, WAN, and WLAN.
  • Good knowledge of teleconference based systems and services (Skype for Business, MS Teams)
  • Good knowledge of at least one scripting language (PowerShell, Python, Perl)
  • Ability to meet deadlines and follow through on assigned projects
  • Ability to work in a changing environment while maintaining quality and productivity
  • Familiarity with development & engineering labs support

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES

  • Strong customer service orientation.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure and fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to conduct research into hardware and software issues and products as required.
  • Highly self-motivated and directed.
  • Skilled at working within a global team-oriented, collaborative environment.
  • Ability to work nights or weekends, as needed, to perform regular onsite maintenance or on call duties

For immediate consideration, please apply!

OPTION 1 TECHNICAL STAFFING & RECRUITING - AWARD WINNING AGENCY

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