Sr. Systems Administrator
Job#: 1277833 Job Description: Systems Administrator: Effectively provision, install, configure and maintain systems hardware, software, and infrastructure Have knowledge about a wide range of computers, networks, and related software Work with end-users and develop knowledge of their unique tools and apply sound system principles to apply recommendations for solutions within the guidance of the requisite program management Perform prompt, efficient, and professional support for their assigned sites can track and report on the status of the work on assigned sites in their region Able to provide front line troubleshooting and support to users at their assigned sites and to users requesting support, and is able to utilize a background of strong and broad experience to resolve issues at their assigned sites and other users as necessary Create and maintain user accounts Create and maintain accounts for these users as required using provided tools Apply patches and updates to deployed equipment Update site baseline images on a regular basis as required by the appropriate System Security Plan (SSP) and in accordance with local management Manage tape backup server, tape backup library, and tape workstations used to archive user data and perform system backups Refilling the inventory of blank tapes, managing other than normal operations, and identifying and correcting unexpected situations Update and distribute baseline images and configurations to workstations Maintain, updated, and support provided IT systems Recognize failed hardware such as hard drives, power supplies; components, or entire servers Follow detailed instructions to identify, troubleshoot, and replace faulty equipment Complete Daily, Weekly, and Monthly Checklists and other reports as assigned Provide proactive support to assigned sites Provide effective, timely, and helpful customer support to users of networks Maintain cloud (examples: Azure, AWS) infrastructure systems Maintain on-premise cloud (examples: Azure) infrastructure systems Configure and monitor Microsoft (current Version) DNS, DHCP, Sites and Service, etc. Experience with Storage Spaces Direct, Hyper-V, and PowerShell. Maintain Skype for Business Server and client installations Configure and monitor systems/servers utilizing Windows Admin Center, Failover Cluster Manager tools, Remote Server Administrative Tools (RSAT) Utilize scripting languages, mainly but not limited to PowerShell, to automate tedious, repetitive, and/or error-prone tasks related to installation, configuration, and management of IT systems and services Support roles for multiple end-user sites, both locally and remotely Support the unit with other duties as assigned within the scope of work Required Qualifications: Active Top Secret clearance; ability to obtain CI poly Minimum 5 years of experience maintaining, managing, administering, implementing Windows-based servers and systems in a production environment Able to articulate the problems and resolutions to management EEO Employer Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at email@example.com or 844-463-6178.