Job Description

Job Title: Systems Administrator
Job Number: 2202
Duration of Contract: 3 Months

Our client has an immediate need for a Systems Administrator to join their team. Excellent opportunity to secure a fully remote role!

Opportunity Overview :
  • Collaborates and communicates with peers, customers and leaders of the health, capacity, patch level and overall status of systems.
  • Provides technical recommendations and solutions for how to meet business problems.
  • Applies the patches and upgrades for systems, and performs system checkout and verification of change.
  • Implements new systems and retires older equipment.
  • Develops and follows change management documentation including back out plans,.
  • Documents system changes through change management, team process and procedures, configuration management databases and system diagrams.
  • Collaborates and communicates with other IT groups to stay informed of changes and developments that may impact the production, QA, and development systems.
  • Optimizes current processes and develops new processes as required.
  • Assists in establishing performance metrics and measurement and reporting of established metrics.
  • Provides level 2 or 3 support.
  • Writes technical specifications for purchase of hardware and systems software.
  • Makes recommendations for software/hardware based on research in support of procurement efforts, when appropriate.
  • Builds servers and new system implementation.
  • Troubleshoots network, storage, server, cabling, database, operating system and application elements of a system.
  • Acts as a liaison and advocates for systems and the tools, processes, and procedures necessary throughout the lifecycle of technology.
  • Administers and implements security processes and procedures. 
  • Monitors the performance and availability of systems.  
  • Documents policies, procedures and systems architecture.
Qualifications & Required skills:
  • 3 yrs System Administration experience in a Linux and/or Windows environment
  • 3 yrs experience with backup software and methodologies
  • 1-2 yrs of enterprise IT tools and enterprise IT team experience
  • 1 yr of system documentation experience
  • Demonstrated server/hardware experience with HP, IBM, and/or Dell products
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Linux, Windows or Unix operating systems Demonstrated knowledge of VMware
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Citrix, virtual apps and VDi, WEM, and App Layering.
  • Working knowledge of Citrix NetScaler gateway, load balancing and SSL offloading.
  • Basic knowledge of networking and TCP/IP
Educational Requirements:

Associated Degree in a technical field or an additional year of experience required

Work location and Additional Info:

Fully remote role

Overture Partners is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or other factors protected by federal, state, and/or local law.

Application Instructions

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