Senior Systems Administrator/Engineer (Windows)

Employer
Corporate Brokers
Location
Rockville, MD
Posted
Jan 22, 2022
Closes
Jan 24, 2022
Ref
326389226
Hours
Full Time
Senior Systems Administrator/EngineerJob DescriptionThe Senior Systems Administrator/Engineer works under minimal supervision and will perform manual activities as well as automated activities to commensurate with their experience that ensure cloud and data center resources meet defined quality standards.Essential Job Functions:Designs, implements, customizes, maintains, and administers Microsoft operating systems and system software products.Review and analyze processes and system specifications to ensure delivery requirements are met.Recommends enhancements and updates/patches to Microsoft operating systems, system software products and hardware.Create, manage, and deploy Windows Amazon Machine Images (AMI) on a monthly basis.Diagnose and troubleshoot technical issues.Monitors operating system performance to achieve optimum performance levels.Document test plans, create/revise execute scripts.Test and analyze infrastructure resources and setup.Oversees implementation of security guidelines to prevent unauthorized access to servers and report any violations. Implements and updates security monitoring tools.Assist with adherence to technology policies and comply with all security controls.Oversees field level hardware repairs and upgrades.Interface with other team members and other teams to ensure technology solution and staff are in line with customer expectations and overall technology vision and goals.Document and communicate status in a timely manner including metric reporting.Champion the collaborative resolution of defects. Work across organizations to deliver solutions that meet joint requirements.Lead/Co-lead internal process improvement initiatives. Provide feedback on processes by offering suggestions.Evaluates industry trends, standards, and modern technologies to recommend change.Mentor and supervise junior staff in project-level tasks.Ensure all work products meet/exceed FINRA standards.Participate in periodic Disaster Recovery (DR), Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) testing, auditing, and reporting.Job Skills and Qualifications:Bachelor's degree with 8+ years' experience.Proficient with PowerShell and other scripting tools.Proficient in AWS.Proficient with CI/CD tools.Proficient in PowerShell DSC and Group Policy.Excellent communication (written and verbal), organizational and time-management skills.Preferred Skills and Qualifications:Knowledgeable of Azure.Knowledgeable of MECM (SCCM).Knowledge of Networking and Firewall concepts.#CB#LI-WB#Dice