Senior Systems Administrator
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Senior Systems Administrator
Ref No.: 18-00683
Location: Providence, Massachusetts
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 01/05/2018
Title: Senior Systems Admin
Location: Providence, RI
Duration: Permanent or Contract to Hire
Salary: DOE
Description:
  • Plans and executes complicated deployment of and upgrades to major server storage and components in support of the university's required applications and services
  • Monitors, maintains and troubleshoots critical components of the university servers and storage; resolves server and storage issues in a timely and professional manner; provides technical expertise to other university IT staff to assist in solving technical server and storage issues
  • Acts as primary contact for support and maintenance of several technologies
  • Creates and updates server and storage design and configuration documentation
  • Applies sound root cause analysis and problem solving methodologies to successfully address issues on SGT supported systems
  • Facilitates the security of university data through patch management and countermeasures
  • Performs other duties as assigned
Requirements:
  • Minimum of a bachelor's degree
  • Significant amount of experience working in IT systems administration or in other related work
  • Windows Server related experience
  • Experience managing Exchange and O365 email environments
  • Exceptional interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills including the ability to adapt communication style to meet the needs of the individual customer
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail with ability to prioritize and complete multiple tasks within rigid time constraints
  • This position requires some weekend and evening assignments, including availability for participation in scheduled and unscheduled activities
Bonus:
  • Experience with Skype and OneDrive for Business
  • Experience with Active Directory