Server Administrator in Columbus, OH

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Ohio Transmission Corporation   •  

Columbus, OH 43085

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive


5 - 7 years

Posted 58 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Job Overview:

As part of our mission and core values, we work to achieve our mission, honor our values and follow our guiding principles every day by following a process and mindset we call COMMIT. Through COMMIT, we build loyalty and create a shared vision of success with customers, suppliers and co-workers.

Ohio Transmission Corporation is one of the largest industrial distributors and service providers in the United States with a team of experts that prides itself on offering technical expertise and solutions across our broad product portfolio for industrial automation, electrical, fluid power, mechanical power transmissions, air compression, pumping systems, industrial finishes and fluid handling. We have over 36 locations across 17 states.

We began in 1963 as a small Columbus, Ohio-based industrial distributor of mechanical power transmission equipment and pumps. From the very beginning, our company leaders stressed the importance of hiring and developing great people, treating them right and coupling their talents with a wide range of products from top vendors to provide customers with the best quality products and technical application expertise and services at the lowest possible costs.

We have always believed that professional management and state-of-the-art operating and logistics systems are important to the success of the people we work with. While our product lines have expanded significantly over the years, our commitment to integrity and fairness in all transactions with customers, suppliers and associates has remained constant and allowed us to grow rapidly.

We are among the largest industrial distributors in the United States, and we are planning for continued growth. Our size and strength gives us the resources to drive continuous improvement and lower costs. Our greatest strength is in the local decision-making of our people who have the flexibility to respond quickly to your needs. In every business transaction, our goal is to save our customers and partners time, money and resources through our unique combination of individual talent, excellent products and corporate strength.

Administrator's role is to configure, operate and perform maintenance on computer systems including hardware, software, web portals, internet and intranet connections, firewalls, servers, and security that allow company infrastructures to function. They consider the size, resources, data needs, desired user experience to determine solutions for existing systems as well as systems gained through Acquisition.


To accomplish their main functions of bringing together the pieces or architecture of a system while ensuring that current and future performance and scalability are achievable.

Position Requirements:

  • Designing and implementing short and long-term strategic goals
  • Managing and maintaining systems and software
  • Research new technologies in the field of systems development and create and develop plans for investing in such systems to increase effectiveness and flexibility
  • Integrate acquired systems in the Infrastructure where needed
  • Assist with the implementation of end-to-end integrated systems
  • Review new and existing system designs and make recommendations for improving or altering systems
  • Consult with department heads and end-users to further infrastructure development
  • Develop policies for standardizing systems and change processes


B.S. degree in computer science or other technical area and/or equivalent work experience.


5-10 years in a mid-sized to large IT environment

Other desired skills:

  • In-depth knowledge of core infrastructure services including Active Directory, Group Policy, Sites & Services, and DFS
  • Knowledge of Virtualization (VMWare and/or Hyper-V)
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Highly self-motivated and directed.
  • Keen attention to detail.
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
  • Strong customer service orientation.
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic and creative environment. Effective time management and prioritization skills are a must.

Ohio Transmission Corporation is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

Our benefits program includes medical, dental and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan – Additionally, we offer paid time off, short-and long-term disability coverage, life insurance, Employee Assistance Program, and Healthy Living Programs.

Valid Through: 2019-9-20