Server Administrator

Group O - Milan, IL3.1

Full-timeEstimated: $61,000 - $79,000 a year
The Server Administrator is responsible for supporting both internal and client-facing platforms and systems throughout the enterprise, whether physical or virtual, including private, public and hybrid cloud solutions. Responsible for day-to-day operational and technical support for these systems across all server systems and platforms.

Research, recommend, deploy, and maintain server/systems infrastructure based on user requirements
Work with DevOps and Security to define and implement policies/governance for physical and cloud-based systems
Participate in defining and implementing the overall structure and standards for systems
Research and resolve identified security issues
Support daily activities for Server Infrastructure such as log monitoring, asset inventory, utilization reports and other related activities
Research and implementation of new tools to improve efficiency, performance and cost-effectiveness
Troubleshoot and identify performance, connectivity and other issues for applications hosted in Azure, private cloud or on-site
Manage backup and restore across all environments
Update (Patch) Management - test and implement service packs throughout server/systems infrastructure as directed by Information Security.
Configuration Management

Bachelor’s degree in IT discipline or equivalent job experience

Relevant Microsoft training and certifications including Azure

Strong experience with SAN, virtualization, and Citrix technology
Strong technical knowledge of and practical experience with cloud concepts (IaaS, PaaS and SaaS)
Excellent knowledge of Active Directory, Exchange, Office 365, Azure, Azure AD and authentication technologies

5 years job experience as a Server Administrator or similar capacity.

Desired Skills:
PowerShell Scripting
ARM Templates
Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communications skills; ability to work well independently and as part of a team
Ability to multitask and prioritize in a dynamic environment
Strong troubleshooting and analytical skills
Detail oriented