Systems Administrator

Zenith American - Pittsburgh, PA3.0

Full-timeEstimated: $67,000 - $90,000 a year
Title: Systems Administrator

Department: IT

Position Type: Exempt Hours per Week: 40

Position Summary:
Provides technical expertise and systems administration and supports all computer platforms within the Division, including hardware and software management, database management, capacity planning, platform connectivity and disaster plan recovery, in accordance with Company guidelines and client requirements.

"Has minimum necessary access to Protected Health Information (PHI) and Personally Identifiable Information (PII) by Job Description/Role."

Primary Responsibilities:
Provide advanced administration support of Windows workstations and servers for multisite network.
Perform maintenance/updates, troubleshooting and performance tuning of workstations, servers and network.
Active Directory Administration and support including maintaining group policy, DNS, DHCP and security.
Exchange administration and support, including smartphone/active sync devices.
Provide basic network LAN/WAN administration of routers and switches
Provide end user support to all offices and users.
Manage data backup and recovery to conform with company standards
Facilitate the virtualization and migration of applications/servers in support of our data center consolidation strategy.
Provide Linux server administration and support.

Key Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
MSCE 2003 or newer.
3+ years previous system administration experience on multiple operating systems including Windows & Linux.
3+ years as a primary administrator for multi-site Windows active directory environment, including Group Policy, DHCP, DNS, Sites, Certificate Services & file/print services.
Previous administration experience with Cisco routers, firewalls, Nortel & HP switches.
Experience working in a dynamic, high-pressure production environment with multiple sites/networks.
Exposure to servers (Dell, HP), SAN storage (EMC & Equalogic) and virtualization on XenServer is a plus.
Solid trouble shooting and problem solving skills.
Understanding of networking/routing and protocols in a distributed computing environment.
Exceptional communication skills, both written and oral.
Ability to multi-task and adjust priorities based on workload.
Zenith American Solutions

Real People. Real Solutions. National Reach. Local Expertise.

We are currently seeking an experienced Systems Administrator with the necessary skills, initiative, and personality, along with the desire to get the most out of their working life, to help us be our best every day.

Zenith American Solutions is the largest independent Third Party Administrator in the United States and currently operates over 40 offices nationwide. The original entity of Zenith American has been in business since 1944. Our company was formed as the result of a merger between Zenith Administrators and American Benefit Plan Administrators in 2011. By combining resources, best practices and scale, the new organization is even stronger and better than before

We realize the importance a comprehensive benefits program to our employees and their families. As part of our total compensation package, we offer an array of benefits including health, vision, and dental coverage, a retirement savings 401(k) plan with company match, paid time off (PTO), great opportunities for growth, and much, much more!