Randstad Sr Windows Server Admin in Frisco, Texas

Sr Windows Server Admin


Frisco, TX

Date Posted:

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

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Randstad Technologies

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Frisco based Fortune 20 company in medical vertical is looking for a 3-6 month contract Sys Admin III.

Sr. Windows Admin

Experience with Windows Server 2008 and 2012 R2 required

Understanding of Windows from bottom up

Operational experience supporting Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows 2008/2008 R2 REQUIRED

o Analyze server infrastructure related issues in a timely manner and escalate when needed

o Monitor systems using tools to pro-actively resolve issues

o Setup/Install/Configure Windows Operating System (OS)

o Perform OS server version upgrades

o Knowledge of server hardware and components

  • Experience working within an enterprise ticketing system - incidents, requests, change control

  • Experience with DNS, WINS and DHCP administration

  • Knowledgeable with Active Directory -

  • Working knowledge of Active Directory and its components (WINS, DNS, DHCP)

o Manage security (access control, permissions) for shares

o Group policies

  • VMWare experience strongly preferred

o Experience with deployments

o VM hardware upgrades

o Datastores

o Managing multiple VM hosts

  • Experience with patch management and inventory management, SCCM experience preferred

  • Experience with enterprise administration tools helpful

  • Knowledge of SAN technologies

  • ITIL v3 certification a huge plus, knowledge of ITIL model and processes preferred

  • Participate in monthly weekend maintenance tasks

  • Participate in a monthly on-call rotation

  • Create and maintain technical documentation

  • Attend and actively participate in weekly meetings

  • Performs routine tasks under the direct supervision of a more experienced administrator

  • Good analytical and problem solving skills

  • Good interpersonal skills; effective team player

  • Good group presentation skills

  • Good analytical skills

  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing

  • Ability to prioritize work load and consistently meet deadlines

  • Strong organizational skills; attention to detail

  • Ability to work under direct supervision and work well with others in a team environment

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