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Windows System Administrator

ECS Federal, LLC • Memphis, TN

Posted 6 days ago

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Government - Civil Service
Information Technology


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Job Description

ECS is seeking a Windows System Administrator to work in our Memphis, TN office.

Please Note: This position is contingent upon additional funding.

Job Description:

Responsible for the configuration and support of physical and virtual Windows servers and the software/tools running on them. Provide routine server and storage capacity and performance metrics. Assist with the planning, development, and implementation of best-practices for server, desktop/laptop, printer, and remote user support activities. Utilize scripting solutions to automate routine server and desktop administration and configuration tasks.

Day-To-Day Responsibilities

* Windows server administration for file and print sharing, web services, and application servers

* Diagnose hardware and software system problems and initiate corrective actions

* Effectively manage incoming customer requests and incident tickets in a timely manner

* Coordinate with application developers on technical problems in their area of responsibility

* Execute capacity and performance data collection, monitoring, and reporting

* Assist IT management in developing short and long-range plans regarding use of computing resources

* Assist with evaluation of new computing technologies

* Assist with peer and customer training in the administration and use of hardware and software tools

* Maintain current technical knowledge and skills by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, and participating in professional associations

* 24 x 7 on-call support

* Other duties as assigned by management

Required Skills:

* B.S. in Computer Science, Engineering, MIS, or related field; or equivalent experience

* Five (5) years minimum of Microsoft Windows Server administration (2008/2008 R2/2012/2012 R2)

* Extensive sysadmin knowledge of servers, server software, and storage environments

* Current working knowledge of IIS, Active Directory, group policies, file and print services

* Experience adding, configuring, and managing server storage

* Knowledge of backup strategies and tools for large storage environments

* Experience with scripting and automating system administration processes

* Ability to think logically and act decisively in critical situations

* Ability to complete multiple, diverse tasks of differing priorities

* Knowledge of client/server network protocols

* Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with ability to translate complex computer/information systems information into an organized and presentable manner

* U.S. Citizen with ability to obtain Secret Level Security Clearance

Desired Skills:

* Experience managing both physical and virtual servers (VMware experience preferred)

* Experience managing requests and incidents via ITSM tools

* Working knowledge of:

* NetBackup

* PowerShell

* Esri ArcGIS Server and ArcGIS Portal


* Experience with installation, configuration, and use of disk-based backup solutions

* Experience deploying and supporting custom applications

ECS is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, citizenship, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law. ECS promotes affirmative action for minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans.

ECS is a leading mid-sized provider of technology services to the United States Federal Government. We are focused on people, values and purpose. Every day, our 1400+ employees focus on providing their technical talent to support the Federal Agencies and Departments of the US Government to serve, protect and defend the American People.
Job ID: 3388
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