Sr Systems Administrator

Walt Disney   •  

Bristol, CT

Industry: Media


5 - 7 years

Posted 199 days ago

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Job Summary:

The individual in this position will join the Media Engineering Infrastructure Services team in an exciting, fast paced environment, supporting, automating and administering the Microsoft Windows based systems through a variety of technologies. The primary technologies to be leveraged include Symantec Altiris, Ghost Solution Suite, Citrix XenApp, Appsense, Thycotic and more. This individual will be on a team that supports the automation and software delivery of hundreds of packages that maintain all Windows clients and servers.


  • Work with internal groups to gather requirements and help scope and prioritize work.
  • Windows systems management through automation
  • Identifying opportunities for process improvement
  • Leveraging and maintaining vendor relationships
  • Maintaining relationships with international counterparts
  • Provides direction to team members on project work
  • Gathering requirements to generate quotes for hardware and production systems
  • Vulnerability management

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 6 years of experience in Technology, or similar industries.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows Operating Systems, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft and Amazon cloud platforms
  • Knowledge of Microsoft .NET Development languages, JavaScript, PowerShell, and VBScript
  • Management of Windows User Profiles and managing them through Appsense or scripting
  • Understanding of TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, GPO
  • Project Management experience: Demonstrated collaboration skills, working with teams and end-users; driving teams and objectives
  • Possess strong analytical and technical skills focusing on the areas of Windows 7 and Windows Server 2012 R2 and 2016 with an in-depth understanding of client architecture including; Microsoft Active Directory, Group Policy Objects and the Windows registry
  • Ability to work independently and drive projects to completion

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with the design and architecture of client and server systems
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver detailed technical documentation
  • Experience working within an Agile Scrum methodology
  • Knowledge of Windows 2008r2/2012/2016 Servers, Windows 7/10, TCP/IP, software deployment/management and system performance tuning/monitoring
  • Advances understanding of Microsoft Active Directory and O365
  • Fundamental knowledge of automated software distribution and PXE boot technology
  • Knowledge of process management, process streamlining, and process organization tools as well as a fundamental understanding of ITIL best practices

Required Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience.