Senior Systems Administrator

Cynet Systems   •  

Atlanta, GA

Industry: Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 29 days ago

  by    Cynet Sytems

We are looking for Senior Systems Administrator for our client in Atlanta, GA

Job Title: Senior Systems Administrator

Job Location: Atlanta, GA

Job Type: Contract 12 Months

Job Description:

  • The Senior Systems Administrator is responsible for managing customer support requests, respond to monitoring alerts, and proactive system maintenance on systems and networks.
  • Candidates must have a vast knowledge in order to support a wide array of hardware platforms, operating systems, and software packages.

Core Responsibilities & Tasks include but not limited to:

  • Performs daily monitoring tasks of the hardware, operating system software, and systems-related software products and take action as required
  • Support business operations through functional engagement on all IT and IS support issues
  • Deliver hands-on technical resolutions for enterprise technology and systems
  • Performs troubleshooting as required.
  • As such, leads problem-solving efforts often involving outside vendors and other support personnel and/or organizations
  • Develops procedures to maintain security and protect systems from unauthorized use, acts of nature and user abuse
  • Develops procedures, programs and documentation for backup and restoration of host operating systems and host-based applications
  • Participates in a 24-hour on-callsupport rotations for emergency support issues and after-hours fixes and upgrades.


  • Strong interpersonal skills and work well with others
  • Candidates must be able to work as a team member in troubleshooting issues and innovate solutions to solve problems
  • Experience with numerous Microsoft administrative applications such as Active Directory, Azure Active Directory, Office 365, DNS, DHCP, IIS, etc.
  • Can install and manage Microsoft SQL Server (2005-2017) and/or Oracle 12c
  • Can install, manage, and upgrade/migrate Microsoft Server Operating Systems (2008 – 2016).
  • Experience with SAN appliances, such as NetApp
  • Experience and knowledge of best practices regarding backup processes using backup appliances, such as Unitrends
  • Intermediate to Advanced knowledge of SQL querying
  • Experience with MS SQL server and/or Oracle administration
  • Microsoft SQL Server and/or Oracle: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Linux Server Administration: 2 years (Preferred)
  • SAN Management: 2 years (Preferred)
  • IIS Administration: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Microsoft Windows Server Administration: 2 years (Preferred)
  • SQL Command: 2 years (Preferred)
  • VMware vSphere ESXi: 2 years (Preferred)

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in MIS, IS, Computer Science, or equivalent experience.
  • Windows MCITP/MCSA/MCSE is preferred.
  • At least 5-10 years' experience as a systems administrator in an enterprise environment