System Administrator

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Fresno, CA

Industry: Technology

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11 - 15 years

Posted 6 days ago

  by    Mark Robert

This is our direct client opening for a System Administrator in Fresno, CA. This is a full time permanent position

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Essential and other responsibilities and duties will include, but are not limited to, the following:

• Installs new software releases and system upgrades, evaluates and installs patches, and resolves software related problems

• Performs system backups and recovery using Microsoft's Data Protection Manager Software or other backup software

• Manages and maintains the organization's SharePoint applications

• Installs and manages the organization's SQL Server databases

• Manages, configures and maintains the organization's Cisco Meraki firewalls, switches, wireless access points and Virtual Private Networks

• Manages and maintains the organization's Mitel VOIP telephone system

• Works with vendors to obtain price quotes and warranty replacements

• Documents server and network configurations, maintenance procedures, and software inventory

• Develops detailed project plans for major hardware and software projects

• Researches new technologies and present written recommendations/white papers on major hardware and software technologies/purchases

• Develops standards for server and network systems, including but not limited to: equipment configurations, change management, backup/disaster recovery, data archival, patch management, security, etc.

• Manages vendor relationships and internal projects

• Provides end-user Help Desk Support

The individual will be self-motivated, be able to work independently, as well as with a team of other highly motivated individuals. Excellent verbal and written communications skills are required.

Minimum Requirements:

• One of the following degrees or certifications is required: o Associates Degree

o Microsoft Certification (MCSE Core Infrastructure)

o VMWare Certification (VCP6-DCV) or higher

• Minimum 10 years of experiencesupporting complex distributed computing environments with installations and technical support

• Microsoft server operating systems, including Windows Server 2016 and HYPER-V or VMWare virtual server technologies

• Cisco Meraki enterprise-class network hardware, including firewalls, switches and wireless access points

• Mitel VOIP telephone systems

• Network administration and design

• Windows Active Directory, Exchange 2016

• Network cabling including full site setup from MPOE to workstation

• Strong verbal and written skills. Ability to communicate with technical and non- technical associates, as well as senior management audiences

• Ability to learn, work independently, and work in a fast paced environment

Specific Job Requirements:

• Successful completion of pre-employment drug screening

• Valid Driver's License w/ ability to meet company Fleet Policy requirements

Please complete the following skills-matrix and send back with your updated resume.

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Total experience in Exchange:

Do you have MCSE OR VCP certifications?

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