Sr Systems Administrator in Tigard, OR at Volt

Date Posted: 1/15/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Tigard, OR
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    N/A
  • Date Posted:
    1/15/2020
  • Job ID:
    213785
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    425.629.7493

Job Description

VOLT is seeking candidates for “Sr. Systems Administrator” for our client, which is a stable and growing company that partners with USA government and military and USA partners around the world located in Tigard, OR. This is a Direct Hire opportunity. Candidate in this role will be passionate about solving complex technical problems and lives to design, champion, deploy and support enterprise level technologies and business solutions.
 

 ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
• Provide Tier 2 end user support by maintaining and troubleshooting desktop/laptop systems and personal/network printers.
• Provide Tier 2 end user software support by maintaining, and troubleshooting business software and server products.
• Maintain all systems in accordance with established security policies and procedures.
• Maintain the inventory and provide accounting for client’s resources including software, server, workstation and laptop systems.
• Performs Active Directory administration activities including creating, editing, deleting, and auditing of users, computers, and security groups.
• Performs Exchange server administration activities including creating, editing, deleting, and auditing user mailboxes and distribution groups.
• Responsible in the delivery and maintenance of a stable server environment by monitoring server performance, patching and troubleshooting issues.
• Ensure network infrastructure reliability by managing and maintaining firewalls, routers, switches, and VPN.
• Provide a dependable communications environment by monitoring and maintaining systems including telephone, Internet, WANs, and wireless access.
• Maintain in the testing and executing of the corporate disaster recovery and business continuity plans.
• Participate in software and hardware evaluations and implementation of systems which meet the organization’s business objectives.
• Work with the team to automate management tasks, streamline processes and perform standard administration functions as needed.
• Obtain and/or maintain technical certifications necessary for continued Client growth and success.

QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS REQUIRED:

• 5+ years of proven System Administration experience

• Terminal Servers/Remote Desktop experience required
• Experience with Microsoft Windows 8.x, and 10 operating systems support
• Experience with Microsoft Windows Administration, Active Directory, in a Windows Server 2008/2012/2016 environment
• Experience with Group Policies, Software, Security, Login and logout functions
• Experience operating Windows Exchange 2010/2013/2016 Infrastructure a plus
• Experience Internet Information Server, Web, FTP, SMTP
• Experience working in a security compliant environment (HIPAA, PCI, NIST or ITAR). Plus if you have NIST or ITAR experience.
• Knowledge of Microsoft SQL-Server and client/server
• Monitoring IT infrastructure use and providing accountability
• Understanding of Veritas, Veeam or other Backup solutions.
• Mcafee Anti-virus or Similar

NICE TO HAVE:

• Understanding of TCP/IP, DHCP, DNS. Cisco switches and routers
• Working knowledge of VMware, SRM , SalesForce.Com administration experience
• Working experience with Microsoft Visio , Microsoft PowerShell or other scripting language
• Working knowledge of remote users via VPN technologies, Cisco ASA VPN
• Maintaining PBX system and upstream vendor relationships. Cisco CallManager
• Associates degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience
• MCSA / MCSE certification a plus
• Exposure to storage and data management products, Intel based servers, storage and NAS technologies. Nimble
• Understanding of Firewalls, Palo Alto
• Outstanding customer service skills
• Must have excellent verbal and written communications skills
• Demonstrated ability to be a team player and a willingness to lend a hand with any project
• Accuracy and attention to detail is a must
• Must be able to self-organize workloads and manage all deadlines

VOLT is an Equal Opportunity Employer