System Administrator

  • Caelum Research
  • Warren, MI, USA
  • Oct 28, 2019
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

Required Education: High School Diploma

Recommended Education: Bachelor’s degree

Minimum Experience: 3 years

Required Certifications: MCSA Server 2012/2016, CompTIA Security+

Recommended Certifications: VMware Certified Associate (DataCenter)

Required Clearance: Must currently have a DoD Top Secret security clearance

Description: Under general supervision, candidate is responsible for installing, configuring, and maintaining operating system workstations and servers, including web servers. Performs software installations and upgrades to operating systems and layered software packages. Schedules installations and upgrades and maintains them in accordance with established IT policies and procedures. Monitors and tunes the system to achieve optimum performance levels. Ensures workstation/server data integrity by evaluating, implementing, and managing appropriate software and hardware solutions. Ensures data/media recoverability by implementing a schedule of system backups and database archive operations. Supports media management through internal methods and procedures or through offsite storage and retrieval services. Develops and promotes standard operating procedures. Conducts routine hardware and software audits of workstations and servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines. Develops and maintains a comprehensive operating system hardware and software configuration database/library of all supporting documentation. Ensures the reliability and performance of the application, schedules installations and upgrades and maintains them in accordance with established IT policies and procedures. Responsible for file maintenance, control, and product support and facilitates change control, problem management, and communication among architects, engineers, and analysts. Prepare and deliver presentations and briefings as required. Candidate oversees and manages new and existing projects/initiatives, as well as overall infrastructure support to ensure compatibility and interoperability between multiple environment changes/IT projects.