Engineering Systems Administrator

5 - 7 years experience  •  Metals & Mining

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/13/17
Sahuarita, AZ
5 - 7 years experience
Metals & Mining
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/13/17

An Engineering Systems Administrator is considered to be an advanced systems administrator with experience in technology related project management and possesses advanced troubleshooting skills.


  • Administer servers (Windows and Linux) that support multiple functions (web, SQL, applications, etc.) through VMware VSphere.
  • Install, configure, and maintain a full scale LAN/WLAN according to best practices.
  • Configure VLANs and ensure that L2/L3 switching and routing allow proper connectivity.
  • Troubleshoot complex hardware, software, and connectivity issues.
  • Support computer and networking systems in multiple locations including embedded systems onboard heavy equipment.
  • Document changes to all systems while performing job functions.
  • Maintain systems such as fleet management, slope stability analysis, high precision guidance, etc.


  • Assist with internal Engineering requests.
  • Assist technology departments with supporting systems and information system security at Mission Complex.
  • Contribute to innovation and standards/policies in technology departments.
  • Support Mission Complex systems remotely when called for assistance.


  • Advanced knowledge of Active Directory, DNS, and DHCP with the ability to support systems in a domain environment.
  • Must be able to setup and utilize security/monitoring tools (SNMP, antivirus, VPN connections, data backups, etc.) to maintain a high level of security on the LAN/WLAN.
  • Advanced knowledge of the Motorola Wing platform and Cisco IOS (Layer 2 and 3).
  • Demonstrate advanced troubleshooting and problem analysis techniques.
  • Ability to display forward/innovative thinking in order to stay current with technologies and techniques.
  • Demonstrate effective communication to all users and employees in a professional manner.
  • Physical ability to perform operational requirements including possible heavy lifting.


  • High School Diploma or GED (General EducationDegree).
  • Bachelor's degree (in Computer Science, Systems Engineering or related field) or equivalent experience (6+ years of related experience).
  • 5 years of IT support experience in an enterprise environment.
  • 3 year of systems administration.
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