System Administrator


Boston, MA

Industry: IT Consulting/Services


Not Specified years

Posted 269 days ago

  by    Cynet Sytems

This job is no longer available.

We are looking for ????System Administrator for our client in Boston, MA

Job Title: System Administrator

Job Location: Boston, MA

Job Type: Contract ? 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire

?US citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor H1b candidates at this time.?

Job Description:


  • Implementation of Client enterprise images for Desktops/Laptops according to Client procedures and policy to insure a consistent environment
  • Respond and resolve tickets and incidents in accordance with Client IT policies and procedures as they relate to customer support and updates,
  • Maintain inventories of all Client assets using the Client inventory collection process to secure Commonwealth assets
  • Manage the upgrade of hardware and software when necessary to insure that all services are provided in a secure and timely fashion. This includes but is not limited to new Anti-Virus, operating System patches, or other mandated software upgrades as directed by Client standards and practices
  • Clearly communicate and/or escalate to their supervisor any IT operations issues or disruptions (planned or unplanned) to minimize user impact
  • Assist telecom with movement of IP phones as required
  • Work collaboratively with internal and external groups in a team environment to improve overall customer service and support
  • Provide/utilize any and all resources available through Client and other sources for assistance with problem resolution
  • Responsible for timely response and support during scheduled and authorized non-business hours to insure the continuity of services
  • Act as contact person for office wiring/cable installations and performs related duties as required
  • Move and install assets as required according to Client policies and procedures
  • Required to travel to various sites s needed or requested
  • Manage site specific projects as related to networkinfrastructure and server support
  • Troubleshooting and resolving Network issues and infrastructure as well
  • Configure and maintain back- up and restore process to include swapping tapes, restoring files, transfer of media in accordance with Client policies
  • Support, configure and maintain remote access to assist network users with connectivity to Client network from non-magnet connections
  • Mentor other IT professionals to insure their professional growth and skill set improvement
  • Utilize Network Administrative tools to manage the network and ensure the efficiency of system resources
  • Build and restore servers as required
  • Maintain Disaster recovery package for server rooms as required
  • Review server event logs on a daily basis to ensure optimal performance and identify potential issues
  • Perform all other duties as required and directed
  • Possess valid cleandriver?s license and access to vehicle


  • Accomplishment and proficiency in performing all general and detailed responsibilities and duties
  • Ability to work independently with limited direct supervision as needed to accomplish the responsibilities of the position
  • Working knowledge of how IT Operations group supports the agency?s business needs
  • Ability to monitor desktops/servers and associated network platforms
  • Working knowledge of Helpdesk systems
  • Knowledge of reporting structure and workings of state government
  • Skill growth and knowledge attainment in emerging technologies