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Senior Systems Administrator
Ref No.: 17-11166
Location: Sharon, Massachusetts
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 11/16/2017
My direct client in Sharon, MA is hiring a Senior Systems Administrator.

Location: Sharon, MA
Duration: Full-time permanent placement or contract-to-hire, depending on candidate preference
Salary: Competitive and dependent upon experience
Start Date: ASAP

Reporting directly to the Information Technology Manager responsible for the ongoing development, configuration, maintenance, and troubleshooting of the overall IT environment; Including support of various application suites and security systems.

  • Perform IT system monitoring and analysis, performance tuning, troubleshooting and escalating issues, including proactive problem resolution and complex problem analysis as necessary.
  • Interact with individuals at all levels of the organization to interpret business requirements and propose technological solutions.
  • Proactively seek out and implement sustainable solutions in areas of the business where technology can be leveraged to enhance efficiencies and drive productivity.
  • Evaluate, recommend, and assist in the procurement of IT solutions to meet identified business needs.
  • Evaluate and monitor the market for applicable emerging technologies.
  • Maintain growth statistics, space forecasts, hardware and software inventories, and continuity with licensing and maintenance.
  • Take ownership of backup systems and Disaster Recovery Plans ensuring timely and successful backup of all company critical data.
  • Ensure User and Company compliance to all Corporate Information Technology Policies and governmental regulation such as NIST 800-171 and Export control.
  • Assist in the development of training strategies and train users on the use of new hardware and software.
  • Assist in the development of IT standards and policies.
  • Assist in the development, implementation and maintenance of information security systems.
  • Assemble, configure and upgrade network components, devices and/or associated servers.
  • Assume back-up responsibilities for all areas of the IT function as required, providing help desk support and documentation.
  • Provide basic ERP support in Oracle E-Business environment.

Experience Required:
  • Around 5 years experience supporting Microsoft Server Technologies including AD, IIS, DNS, DHCP, CA, Exchange and SharePoint
  • Cisco IOS for Switching, Routing and Firewall
Experience a plus:
  • Oracle E-Business Suite ERP, MRP, Client
  • SQL scripting experience
  • Cisco VoIP and Call Manager
  • Backup and virtualization experience (Veeam preferred)
  • 4-year degree preferred