System Administrator: $50/hr-W2

  • Boca Raton, FL, USA
  • Aug 31, 2017

Job Description

One of Infonet's premier clients in South Florida has an opening for a System Administrator to be responsible for the technical implementation and support of server, storage, and network hardware including the installation and management of server operating systems. TERMS: Contract-to-HireDURATION: 3-6 month contract periodCOMPENSATION: $50.00/hr-W2 SCOPE OF WORKResponsible for the technical implementation and support of server hardware, networking hardware, storage, appliances, and the installation, maintenance, administration, management, and configuration of server operating systems.Collaborate with Project Managers and Application Development teams on projects requiring infrastructure support or migrations.Perform day-to-day maintenance and installation of server, network equipment, virtual machines, messaging, backups and storage.Develop and maintain detailed maintenance and contingency plans and documentation for server infrastructure.Perform routine server backups, and systems maintenance.Perform audits to ensure that all installed software is licensed and accounted for.Ensure compliance with uptime and performance standards and develops system and product benchmarking and monitoring.Participate in the evaluation, recommendation, and selection of hardware and software solutions.Monitor server event logs, performance logs, growth of data on the network, and checking the status of nightly server backups.Work on problems of diverse scope, where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors.Exercise judgment within generally defined practices and policies in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.Work on moderately complex assignments, using judgment to resolve problems and make routine recommendations.Participate in on-call rotation to provide 24 X 7 production support.Participate in planning and testing Disaster Recovery and Fail-Over exercises.Prevent outages and quickly troubleshoot problems that may lead to outages.Provide timely and accurate weekly status report updates with reliable information.Must ensure software licenses, certificates, and subscriptions are properly renewed and do not prematurely expire.Strive to minimize system downtime and prevent unplanned or unscheduled outages.Follow PCI-DSS, SOX, IT Security guidelines to ensure all systems are kept in compliance.Ensure asset inventory is maintained with accurate and updated systems inventory.Ensure hardware and software is properly patched and updated per manufacturer guidelines.Ensure systems currently in use are backed-up and can be restored within SLO\SLA requirements.Ensure production hardware devices have valid maintenance and support contracts in place.Ensure policies, procedures, diagrams, and other technical documentation are kept current and accessible.Ensure no changes are made to any system without an approved change request work order in accordance with standard ITIL principles.Ensure all IT work orders are closed in a timely manner or updated regularly to explain why they are not closed. REQUIRED SKILLS / EXPERIENCE2 - 5 years' experience in Microsoft Windows 2K3/2008/2012, Active Directory, IIS, Cisco LAN/WAN hardware, Cisco UCS, Microsoft Terminal Server, Cast Iron, NetApp, Tintri, and VMwareStrong experience in web server performance tuning and application layer troubleshootingHands-on experience with Linux as well as CLI level including LAMP stacksStrong analytical, problem solving, issue resolution and documentation skillsAbility to effectively prioritize and multi-taskStrong communication and customer service skillsAbility to work independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment PREFERRED EDUCATION4-year degree or equivalent work experience. PREFERRED CERTIFICATIONSCisco and/or Microsoft certificationAWS and Azure experience or certification TRAVEL REQUIREMENTNone** No 3rd party vendorsPlease refer to position ID: SA082817 in the subject line of all correspondence.Please select the \"Apply for this job\" button below. We look forward to reviewing your resume and speaking with you personally.Thank you! - provided by Dice

Active Directory, IIS, Cisco LAN/WAN hardware, Cisco UCS, Microsoft Terminal Server, NetApp and VMware
Associated topics: http, infrastructure, ip, maintenance, network, network administrator, sccm, scom sccm, system center operations manager, tcp ip


Infonet Consulting Group