Microsoft Systems Administrator II/III

Location
Fairfax, Virginia
Salary
Fairfax Water offers competitive salaries as well as a comprehensive benefits package.
Posted
Aug 26, 2019
Closes
Sep 15, 2019
Industry
Utilities
Hours
Full Time

About Fairfax Water

Fairfax Water is a respected leader in the drinking water industry, supplying drinking water to nearly two million people in the communities of Fairfax, Loudoun, Prince William, Herndon, Vienna, Alexandria, Falls Church, and Fairfax City.  We are Virginia’s largest water utility and one of the 25 largest water utilities in the country, serving one of every five Virginians who obtain their water from public utilities. We aim to uphold customer trust by providing water of exceptional quality and reliability at a reasonable price, supporting the high quality of life and economic vitality of Northern Virginia.

Description - Microsoft Systems Administrator II/III

Fairfax Water has an immediate opening for a Microsoft Systems Administrator II/III.  This position will be hired at either the level II or III depending on the education and experience.  This position applies specialized technical knowledge to develop and optimize Fairfax Water’s information technology portfolio to be continually responsive to business needs.  Ensures alignment of Microsoft Technologies inclusive of SharePoint, Office 365, Windows, as well as related and dependent systems such as Active Directory, Group Policy, Exchange, SQL Server, System Center (Configuration Manager), Azure, and their integration with other technologies.

Essential functions include:

  • Responsible for the technical delivery and stewardship of Fairfax Water’s technology ecosystems.
  • Provides support to solutions involving Microsoft Technologies including but not limited to SharePoint, Windows, Office 365, Exchange, SQL Server, System Center Configuration Manager, MS teams, Intune and Azure.  
  • Recommend effective change of technologies and processes to optimize the business value and user experience of Fairfax Water technology and IT services.
  • Lead and execute projects including those involving Microsoft technologies.
  • Executes technology roadmaps, configures and optimizes IT systems and services.
  • Setting work priorities, planning and scheduling work assignments and projects.
  • Implements, and maintains policies, standards, and procedures for installation, maintenance, and operation SharePoint, Office 365, Windows, Azure, Centrify and other systems, solutions, applications, and services.
  • Researches, evaluates, and recommends new products, tools, and methodologies. Re-engineer’s processes, technologies, and solutions.

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma and six (6) years’ experience in direct user, network, enterprise application system administration, and/or telecommunications support, or Associate’s Degree in Computer Science, or related field and four (4) years of experience in direct user, network, enterprise application system administration, and/or telecommunications support, or Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, or related field, and two (2) years of experience in direct user, network, enterprise application system administration, and/or telecommunications support or any equivalent combination of education, experience and knowledge
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Office 365, SharePoint Online, Exchange Online.
  • Microsoft Server Administration Experience 2016 (Installation, Configuration, AD, DNS, DHCP, File & Print).
  • VMWare or Hyper-V Knowledge is a plus.
  • Microsoft Azure Cloud experience is a plus. 
  • Power BI support experience is a plus
  • Azure AD connect experience is a plus

To review the full requirements for the position please go to our website at www.fairfaxwater.org and apply online.  Fairfax Water offers competitive salaries as well as a comprehensive benefits package, including excellent health insurance, tuition reimbursement, flexible spending accounts, and a defined benefit retirement plan. The salary range for this position is 71,411.18 to 128,686.69 per annum.  Applications must be received by July 11, 2019 no later than 4:30 PM.