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System Administrator Posted on: 03/07/2018

Infinity Consulting Solutions, Inc
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  • MC LEAN-20598, VA, US

Hardware & networking

  • Job Description

    System Administrator

    McLean VA

    This individual is responsible for providing assistance for the company’s corporate IT systems.

    The specific responsibilities include the support of the company’s server infrastructure including hardware, operating system, networking, backup infrastructure, application-support, desktop support for corporate and remote users, hosted VoIP support, hosted email support and hosted audio/video conferencing support.

    Essential Duties & Responsibilities

    Perform a wide range of system administration duties on IT database, application, and other servers including install, debug, maintain, upgrade, and general support.

    Proactive monitoring of all servers, applications and services using a combination of tools to ensure high availability and SLA’s.

    Perform regular and on-demand system backups and recoveries.

    Assist in developing, implementing, testing and maintaining server level disaster
    recovery plans.

    Collect and review system data for capacity and planning purposes.

    Interface with vendors for procurement & maintenance of all IT infrastructures.

    Manage & troubleshoot networks, intranet & internet connectivity throughout the organization

    Troubleshoot hardware, software and network operating system

    Provide orientation to new users of existing technology

    Provide individual training and support on request

    Provide recommendations about accessing information and support

    Maintain current and accurate inventory of technology hardware, software and resources
    Troubleshoot all technology issues

    Maintain log and/or list of required repairs and maintenance

    Research current and potential resources and services and make purchase recommendations

    Provide network access to all staff

    Install work stations to include all hardware and software set ups as well as network
    accounts and passwords

    Monitor security of all technology

    Install and maintain Foolproof and passwords

    Input and maintain IP addresses

    Advise staff of security breach and/or change in password or security status

    Ensure installation of lock out program

    Identify and prepare hardware for disposal and properly strip and secure in that process

    Required knowledge, skills & abilities

    Strong server management experience

    Experience within an environment that has audit requirements

    Experience as a working manager; comfortable in a hands-on role

    Experience managing a Windows XP and Windows 7 desktop environment (PC and printer support)

    Experience administering a VMware environment

    Working knowledge of Cisco Routers, Switches and VoIP phones

    Preferred knowledge, skills & abilities

    Ability to multi-task and manage time with little supervision

    Advanced knowledge of installations, upgrades and troubleshooting of Windows Server 2000/2003 & Web application Servers. Experience with Active Directory highly desirable

    Advanced database administration skills including backups/restores, monitoring DB performance, running SQL scripts to monitor the system and modify tables when required.
    Knowledge of MySQL server administration and troubleshooting highly desirable.

    Working knowledge of web application security, understanding of vulnerabilities and countermeasures

    Strong technical aptitude and ability to research & solve complex issues independently.

    Ability to effectively communicate issues and resolutions to all levels of the organization


    Bachelor’s degree preferred (or equivalent experience)

    6+ years of business experience in a high energy environment

    Some Linux experience, with willingness to become proficient in Linux

    Minimum 2-3 years’ experience in Systems Administration

    At least 2-3 years’ experience with Hardware & networking

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    Information Technology
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Doug Klares
1350 Broadway, Suite 2205, NEW YORK-10018, NY, US
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