Windows Server Admin

FastTek

Windows Server Admin

Windows Server Administrator #445629
Requirements:
Windows Server Administrator will be responsible for providing Level 2 support and development for managing the server infrastructure in Enterprise Data Centers and Distributed locations globally. The candidate should be passionate about scripting and automating administration tasks to drive efficiency through creative thinking with reliability and consistency.
 
Position Duties:
  • Applicants are expected to have a broad background in Microsoft Server Operating System administration along with strong scripting skills and technical knowledge related to server hardware and software, enterprise computing, and general networking competencies.
  • Must have strong team skills and a customer-support background handling complex hardware and software systems.
  • Be able to drive problem resolution by meeting the application SLAs with a customer centric view.
  • The individual will be responsible for administration, automation, monitoring, incident management, troubleshooting, and problem resolution for Microsoft Windows Server environments.
  • Candidate will work as a member of a team providing triage for Microsoft Windows Server issues.
  • Develop and support internally developed toolset / scripts to automate tasks and manage infrastructure.
  • Conducts in-depth troubleshooting using their expertise, pre-existing knowledge base, documentation, and assigns priorities to incidents.
  • Performs break/fix actions when applicable for hardware and software following documented procedures and adhering to change control guidelines and polices.
  • Proficient with scripting and automating tasks.
  • Incident resolution may involve working with internal specialists and external suppliers (e.g., field support, carriers, and vendors).
  • General knowledge of an enterprise monitoring/alerting tools.
Experience Required:
  • Proficient in Windows Server Operating Systems Administration, Troubleshooting and Fine Tuning.
  • Windows Server 2000 to Windows Server 2019
  • Strong scripting, automation and development skills with PowerShell, VB .Net, VBScript and SQL
  • Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) and Windows Server Failover Clustering (WSFC)
Experience Preferred:
  • MCSA or MCSE: Server Infrastructure
  • 5+ years of experience in a Data Center environment supporting Windows server infrastructure and associated toolset
  • Familiar with Windows Server Administration Best Practices, Security standards and configuration management.
  • Proficient in scripting and automating tasks using PowerShell, VB .Net, VBScript and SQL.
  • Experience with IIS, hosting public and private websites
  • Familiar with MS SQL DB and 3 tier application hosting architecture
  • Experience with virtualization: VMware vSphere ESXi, and/or Microsoft Hyper-V.
  • Understanding of Routers; Firewalls; Switches; Hubs; NICs; SAN, NAS, File and Print Servers.
  • Experience with security tools: Norton SEP, CSP, FireEye
  • Backup Software: IBM Tivoli TSM, Veeam
  • Experience automating system management and monitoring using SCCM.
  • Experience supporting enterprise disaster recovery solutions.
  • Team player with effective problem-solving skills and a strong focus on customer satisfaction.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, including, but not limited to, procedures and technical documentation.
  • This position requires the individual to be flexible in work hours and be able to work morning 8:30am - 5:00pm or afternoon shifts of Noon-8:30PM EST.
  • It also involves occasional weekend and holiday work. The Administrator will be on a rotating weekly on-call schedule 5-6 times a year.
Education Required:
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, or equivalent preferred.

Additional Info:

 
At FastTek Global, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories. Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve and have a little fun along the way.
We have been doing this with pride, dedication and plain, old-fashioned hard work for 24 years!
FastTek Global is financially strong, privately held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.
We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things and we do them for Fortune 10, Fortune 500, and technology start-up companies.
Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefit options you can choose the benefits you need or want, options include:
 
  • Medical and Dental (FastTek pays majority of the medical program)
  • Vision
  • Personal Time Off (PTO) Program
  • Long Term Disability (100% paid)
  • Life Insurance (100% paid)
  • 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match
 
Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.
FastTek Global was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020!
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