Our client, a large professional services organization is seeking an experienced IT professional to join their team, located in the NY/NJ area, to work in the capacity of Systems Administrator. The chosen candidate will be responsible for maintaining software up-to-date, maintaining databases and performing preventive system and network maintenance tasks necessary to keep systems up to date and to minimize system downtime.
*Maintain intense familiarity with the organization's applications and systems from both the end user standpoint as well as the systems side.
* Resolve complex issues and escalated Level II / III requests from support and Help Desk staff and proactively recommend solutions.
Best Industry - IT Services, Professional Services
Best Department ? Information Systems
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or a related technical discipline is required
5 - 7 years of IT experience focused on both end user applications and application server operations and management is required.
Strong systems administration and/or systems supportexperience is required.
Maintain a strong knowledge of legal applications (i.e. iManage FileSite, Workshare, Payne Templates, Elite Enterprise, Elite 3E, Fast Tax, etc.) is required.
Strong knowledge of Windows 2008/2012 Administration with Active Directory (Provisioning, Group Policies, OU, scripting, etc.) is required.
Experience working with MS SQL Server (scripting as well as maintenance) and Systems Management tools (WSUS, SCCM, SNMP etc.) is required.
Maintain and monitor SQL database environment.
Proficiency using MS Office (MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Outlook, etc.) is required.
Strong communications skills (Verbal, written and interpersonal) are required.
Ability to function effectively in a fast paced environment and multi-tasking is required.
US Citizens or Green Card holders only apply. No H1b visa sponsorship will be offered with this position.