Windows & Linux Systems Administrator
Our client in Houston (near I-10 and Beltway 8) is looking for a Systems Administrator with strong Windows background and good experience in Linux environment too.
The Systems Administrator will lead the implementation and delivery of stable IT infrastructure and Technology Solutions. S/he manages the daily activities of cloud computing operations, network infrastructure, and telephony as well as email operations. Ensures that the standards and procedures are followed during design and implementation of virtual servers and hosted systems. Responsible for monitoring the systems to ensure the highest level of infrastructure performance. Implements and maintains enterprise-wide system tools and ensures scalability. Follows established operating policies to mitigate risk. This position is responsible for the administration of a variety of enterprise applications and server-based services and will report to the Manager of IT
Experience supporting Windows domains, including Active Directory, Remote Desktop Services, and .NET web applications
Experience supporting Linux environment
Broad knowledge of Microsoft enterprise server operating systems and applications such as Windows Server 2007-2012, MS SQL Server 2008-2012, and SharePoint 2013.
Experience with Office 365, including Exchange Online.
Knowledge of Data center administration.
Knowledge and experience with VMware 4.x or 5.x virtualization tools.
Experience in leading and managing IT systems projects.
Reporting and monitoring of technical infrastructure is required.
General knowledge of networking and Cisco equipment.
Strong communication and writing skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.
Must be both a team and customer service oriented and have excellent organizational skills with attention to detail.
Required Experience and Education
5+ years of progressive responsibility in IT positions
3+ years of enterprise level network/system administration
Bachelor of Science in a computing or other applicable technical certification a plus
Experience with an engineering company is preferred