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Sr. Systems Administrator

Job Description



Position: Systems Engineer


Duration: Direct-Hire/Permanent


Company Overview

Our client is headquartered in Roanoke, Virginia, is a 100% employee-owned service-based business with over 375 employees and 125 independent contractors focused on four primary business divisions: Household Goods Moving and Storage, Truckload and Flatbed Freight, Case Dealership, and Truck Bodies. In all its business divisions, our client has developed an outstanding reputation for speed, reliability, quality of service, and best value.



Position Summary


The System Administrator/Engineer is responsible for designing, organizing, modifying, and supporting the company’s computer systems. The Systems Administrator must be well versed in core infrastructure technologies such as Windows Server, virtualization, Azure and Office 365, SQL, and related systems. Additionally, the Systems Administrator should have experience in the fundamentals of network design and architecture for these technologies, as well as project management experience leading new implementations in these areas.



Responsibilities


Responsible for the maintenance, configuration, and reliable operation of computer systems, network servers, and virtualization

Install and upgrade computer components and software, manage servers, and integrate automation processes

Provide documentation and technical specifications to IT staff for planning and implementing new or upgrades of IT infrastructure

Perform, test, and verify regular backup operations and implement appropriate processes for data protection, disaster recovery, and failover procedures

Monitor networks to ensure security and availability to users.

Coordinate and/or perform hands-on fixes, including installing and upgrading software and hardware

Provide end-user support as needed while ensuring the highest level of customer satisfaction

Installs configures, and maintains IPS/IDS, Firewall, Anti-Virus, Anti-Spam, Anti-Malware, etc. for maximum network protection.

Maintains all data used for redundancy efforts and assists with remediation efforts as a result of test findings and risk assessments.

Assists with software upgrades and installations. Provide leadership and advice on updating versions and patches of server software.

Participate in a 24x7 on-call support rotation.
Benefits


Employee Owned Business offering Stock Ownership

Competitive salary

Medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance

401k retirement savings plan

Vacation and Holiday Pay available



Additional Qualifications


Bachelor’s degree in computer science, business information systems, or a related degree

5 - 7 years of IT experience with 3-5 years performed as a high-level systems administrator

Certifications such as MCSE, CCNA, Sec+, VMware and other industry-related certification highly preferred

Experience managing Windows servers in a virtualized environment

Proficient with Active directory OU’s, GPOs, PowerShell, permissions, and groups

Strong working knowledge of file storage, NAS, SAN, vSAN

Familiar with cloud strategies involving AWS or Azure

Strong working knowledge of networking concepts (routing, DNS, DHCP, VPN etc.).

Understanding of security frameworks such as CIS, PCI, and NIST.

Ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment



Skills:

Windows, Windows 2012, Cisco, Cloud, Route



Top Skills Details:

1. 5+ years of experience working with Windows Server, at least to version 2012, ideally higher. This person needs to be strong within network infrastructure overall, any network based experience is a huge plus as they use Cisco Maraki Routers. Virtualization experience is a plus but not 100% necessary as they plan on moving to the cloud down the road. They currently have 20-25 virtual servers onsite in the Roanoke Data center.


2. Strong understanding of Tool Sets- Meaning that this person understands what tools would be most likely to be used for scenarios like log management, security controls in place and meeting security standards. They are going to start putting a bigger emphasis on making sure everything is tight regarding security of their systems. They need to be able to meet compliance and regulatory standards in their environment.


3. Somebody that knows how to problem solve and with strong critical thinking skills. Somebody that can dive into things, figure it out, use stories, recent examples, experience that help them solve whatever is next. One of the initiatives is that he’s really looking to evaluate getting rid of the physical data center and moving something to Azure/AWS etc. somebody who might have gone through that before, project planner, risk management.










About TEKsystems:

We're partners in transformation. We help clients activate ideas and solutions to take advantage of a new world of opportunity. We are a team of 80,000 strong, working with over 6,000 clients, including 80% of the Fortune 500, across North America, Europe and Asia. As an industry leader in Full-Stack Technology Services, Talent Services, and real-world application, we work with progressive leaders to drive change. That's the power of true partnership. TEKsystems is an Allegis Group company.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

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Location US-VA-Roanoke
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type Other
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TEKsystems, Inc

We’re partners in transformation. We help clients activate ideas and solutions to take advantage of a new world of opportunity. We are a team of 80,000 strong, working with over 6,000 clients, including 80% of the Fortune 500, across North America, Europe and Asia. As an industry leader in Full-Stack Technology Services, Talent Services and real-world application, we work with progressive leaders to drive change. That’s the power of true partnership. TEKsystems is an Allegis Group company. Learn More

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Job Description



Position: Systems Engineer


Duration: Direct-Hire/Permanent


Company Overview

Our client is headquartered in Roanoke, Virginia, is a 100% employee-owned service-based business with over 375 employees and 125 independent contractors focused on four primary business divisions: Household Goods Moving and Storage, Truckload and Flatbed Freight, Case Dealership, and Truck Bodies. In all its business divisions, our client has developed an outstanding reputation for speed, reliability, quality of service, and best value.



Position Summary


The System Administrator/Engineer is responsible for designing, organizing, modifying, and supporting the company’s computer systems. The Systems Administrator must be well versed in core infrastructure technologies such as Windows Server, virtualization, Azure and Office 365, SQL, and related systems. Additionally, the Systems Administrator should have experience in the fundamentals of network design and architecture for these technologies, as well as project management experience leading new implementations in these areas.



Responsibilities


Responsible for the maintenance, configuration, and reliable operation of computer systems, network servers, and virtualization

Install and upgrade computer components and software, manage servers, and integrate automation processes

Provide documentation and technical specifications to IT staff for planning and implementing new or upgrades of IT infrastructure

Perform, test, and verify regular backup operations and implement appropriate processes for data protection, disaster recovery, and failover procedures

Monitor networks to ensure security and availability to users.

Coordinate and/or perform hands-on fixes, including installing and upgrading software and hardware

Provide end-user support as needed while ensuring the highest level of customer satisfaction

Installs configures, and maintains IPS/IDS, Firewall, Anti-Virus, Anti-Spam, Anti-Malware, etc. for maximum network protection.

Maintains all data used for redundancy efforts and assists with remediation efforts as a result of test findings and risk assessments.

Assists with software upgrades and installations. Provide leadership and advice on updating versions and patches of server software.

Participate in a 24x7 on-call support rotation.
Benefits


Employee Owned Business offering Stock Ownership

Competitive salary

Medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance

401k retirement savings plan

Vacation and Holiday Pay available



Additional Qualifications


Bachelor’s degree in computer science, business information systems, or a related degree

5 - 7 years of IT experience with 3-5 years performed as a high-level systems administrator

Certifications such as MCSE, CCNA, Sec+, VMware and other industry-related certification highly preferred

Experience managing Windows servers in a virtualized environment

Proficient with Active directory OU’s, GPOs, PowerShell, permissions, and groups

Strong working knowledge of file storage, NAS, SAN, vSAN

Familiar with cloud strategies involving AWS or Azure

Strong working knowledge of networking concepts (routing, DNS, DHCP, VPN etc.).

Understanding of security frameworks such as CIS, PCI, and NIST.

Ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment



Skills:

Windows, Windows 2012, Cisco, Cloud, Route



Top Skills Details:

1. 5+ years of experience working with Windows Server, at least to version 2012, ideally higher. This person needs to be strong within network infrastructure overall, any network based experience is a huge plus as they use Cisco Maraki Routers. Virtualization experience is a plus but not 100% necessary as they plan on moving to the cloud down the road. They currently have 20-25 virtual servers onsite in the Roanoke Data center.


2. Strong understanding of Tool Sets- Meaning that this person understands what tools would be most likely to be used for scenarios like log management, security controls in place and meeting security standards. They are going to start putting a bigger emphasis on making sure everything is tight regarding security of their systems. They need to be able to meet compliance and regulatory standards in their environment.


3. Somebody that knows how to problem solve and with strong critical thinking skills. Somebody that can dive into things, figure it out, use stories, recent examples, experience that help them solve whatever is next. One of the initiatives is that he’s really looking to evaluate getting rid of the physical data center and moving something to Azure/AWS etc. somebody who might have gone through that before, project planner, risk management.










About TEKsystems:

We're partners in transformation. We help clients activate ideas and solutions to take advantage of a new world of opportunity. We are a team of 80,000 strong, working with over 6,000 clients, including 80% of the Fortune 500, across North America, Europe and Asia. As an industry leader in Full-Stack Technology Services, Talent Services, and real-world application, we work with progressive leaders to drive change. That's the power of true partnership. TEKsystems is an Allegis Group company.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

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