Assistant Systems Administrator

Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Jan 18, 2019
Closes
Jan 31, 2019
Function
Administrative
Industry
Other
Hours
Full Time

Embassy of India

Washington DC

JOB VACANCY

           

 Embassy of India is seeking candidates for the position of “Assistant Systems Administrator” with the following work profile:

Maintenance of Computer Hardware, Software and Peripherals:

  • Maintain database of equipment available including technical specifications and cost estimates
  • Vendor development, evaluation and rating considering their heritage, capability, etc., for procurement and for maintenance (both on contracts and for adhoc requirements)
  • Working out software requirements for procured computers and servers
  • Installation and configuration of anti-virus software provided by the Ministry
  • Manage records pertaining to the updates of software and licenses
  • Basic trouble shooting of various equipment such as computers, printers, servers, special purpose printers, photocopiers, telephone system.
  • Interaction with the Ministry for configuration of Linux software.
  • Work out the maintenance requirements for various hardware
  • MS Office support to various computers in Embassy.
  • Managing data back-up

Managing Computers, Servers and Printers in Consular Section & Accounts Section of the Embassy:

  • Interface with Consular Section and National Informatics Centre
  • Basic trouble shooting of network, software (Unix) and hardware at Consular & Accounts Section
  • Managing the maintenance of hardware through maintenance contracts and adhoc support as a back-up
  • File work related to the above works

Essential Qualification:

  • Graduate Degree
  • Sound knowledge Computer Hardware repair & maintenance (Desktops, Laptops & Printers);
  • Sound knowledge of Software used in Desktops & Laptops including Anti-Virus
  • Knowledge of operating systems such as Windows, iOS, Unix/Linux etc.
  • Knowledge of Oracle, Visual Basic etc.
  • Should either be a US citizen, having Green Card or Employment Authorization Card (EAD)

Desired Qualifications:

  • Academic background in Computers
  • 03 years of related experience

Interested candidates may send their applications and resumes at the following address; the last date for submission of applications is 31 January, 2019.

Attache (Administration)

Embassy of India

2107 Massachusetts Ave., NW, 20008, Washington DC

Email: attadmn.washington@mea.gov.in

Fax: 001 202 319 2840

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