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Senior System Administrator

2020-07-06 USD 100 1000000 Contract 2020-08-05
  • Profession:

    Information Technology
  • Specialty:

    System Administrator
  • 321 Main St.

    City:

    Dallas
TekPartners
https://www.tekpartners.com/wp-content/themes/tekpartners_theme/assets/images/logo.png
600 Corporate Drive, Suite 500 Fort Lauderdale FL 33334 USA
customer support [+954-656-8600] [email protected]
  • Status:

    Open
  • Term:

    Contract
  • Job Id:

    68410

Description

Title: Senior System Administrator
Location: Dallas, TX
Duration: 6 months+
Compensation: Up to $55.00 per hour
Work Requirements: US Citizen, GC Holders or Authorized to Work in the US

 

Overview: 
TekPartners has some of the most sought after Information Technology positions available.  As a reputable company in the IT staffing industry, you can trust us to place you in the right position. We currently have an opportunity for a Senior System Administrator.


Responsibilities:
  • The Senior Systems Administrator is responsible for the management, support and enablement of systems hardware and software and related infrastructure.
  • This individual will partner with their peers to execute the daily activities of admin team.
  • This individual in conjunction with their peers will be responsible for the availability of the Infrastructure Applications environments.
  • This individual will enforce server hardware and operating system standards.

The Core responsibilities for this role are:

  • Expertise with provisioning and administering servers, operating systems, hardware, and related infrastructure utilities
  • Assist with the development of processes to automate repetitive tasks within the team
  • Ability to serve as a technical resource on Infrastructure projects
  • Ability to troubleshoot and help solve problems
  • Participate in 24/7 on call rotation
Strategy (25%):
  • Manage and support tickets assigned to the Level 2 queue for Infrastructure Application
  • Ensure maximum uptime of server environments and hardware by following a standard process and offering suggestions on way to improve
  • Responsible for maximizing the uptime of physical and virtual server compute environments through auxiliary tools, automation and process improvement
  • Work with engineers, solution leads and peers to optimize Infrastructure solutions
  • Contribute to the development of a preventive maintenance program and follow once implemented
  • Track and manage agreed service levels of responsible areas
  • Create measures for successful Infrastructural operations execution, including policies, processes, procedures and controls

Execution (60%):
  • Maintain and enhance the enterprise Infrastructure Application landscape
  • Understands a wide variety of systems and how they interact to provide a complete service to the customers and meet business requirements
  • Maintain knowledge of vendor solutions for the management of Infrastructure Applications including on premise and SaaS platforms.
  • Ensure the appropriate solutions are developed to meet business compute requirements
  • Partner with 3rd party vendors such as; Microsoft, VMWare, Citrix, ...
  • Responsible for ensuring proper deployment of new hardware/software including servers

Building Capabilities (15%):
  • Manage the full lifecycle and maintain currency of the environment
  • Maintain a Infrastructure Application environment that is stable, secure, scalable, and cost effective
  • Maintain accurate detailed system and environment documentation for areas of responsibility
  • Provide quick and timely updates to work tickets, incidents and outages

TRAVEL
  • Less than 25%

Requirements: 
REQUIRED SKILLS

  • 5+ years of experience directly engaged in performance tuning and optimization of server infrastructure
  • 5+ years of partnering with Infrastructure vendors such as; Microsoft, VMWare, HP Dell, IBM
  • 5+ years of experience using patch management solution such as Microsoft SCCM
  • Strong knowledge of remote server management and design concepts
  • Ability to serve as a technical resource for infrastructure and other projects
  • Ability to troubleshoot and help solve problems
  • Participate in 24/7 On-Call rotation
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills, strong attention to detail
  • Ability to analyze and solve problems, thinks outside of the box and grasps technical concepts
  • Strong team player who can work across multiple functions and disciplines
  • Subject matter expert in data protection technologies
  • Strong knowledge of network components (WAN and LAN)


Our benefits package includes:

  • Comprehensive Medical Benefits
  • Competitive Pay, 401K
  • Retirement Plan
  • And Much More

 

About TekPartners: 
TekPartners is one of the fastest growing private staffing firms in the United States. We are a premier provider of highly qualified IT talent, Workforce Solutions and Business Intelligence Solutions to many enterprise organizations across the nation. As experts in the industry, our team continues to match proven talent to the right job opportunity every day. 

TekPartners is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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