System Admin

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  • Location:

    Fort Lauderdale

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Job ref:

    355547

  • Published:

    18 days ago

  • Expiration date:

    02/05/2022

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Job Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a System Administrator for an opportunity with a client located in Fort Lauderdale. FL.



Responsibilities:

  • Support Windows Server Operating Systems including installations and upgrades
  • Researches, installs, and tests software updates and security patches on applications and operating systems
  • Working knowledge of load balancers
  • Monitor system logs and performance on all servers. Troubleshoot, diagnose and repair hardware and software issues as they arise
  • Support LANs, WANs, network segments, Internet, and intranet systems in a multi-office setup across multiple locations
  • Assist the Network, Systems Administrators and other IT staff in the roll-out of network, operating system and software upgrades and patches as those requirements arise
  • Use common hand tools, diagnostic and predictive software and tools to perform routine maintenance and upgrades on computers, peripherals and server hardware and appliances
  • Ensure backup jobs are completed successfully and backup copies are routinely made and securely stored at a separate location
  • Maintain statistical and maintenance data on the remediation of issues with supported hardware and appliances
  • Perform other departmental duties as may be required by Management
  • Perform administrative tasks as may be required by local and corporate policy
  • Responsible for maintaining a clean, safe and hazard free work environment
  • Demonstrate a commitment to ensuring responsible gaming and responsible alcohol service by discreetly notifying appropriate managers of concerns and observations
  • Demonstrate actions and behaviors that reinforce the Company's Mission and Values of Communication, Integrity, Fun, Respect, Accountability, Passion and Dedication
  • Ensure prompt and discreet notification to managers and/or the Ethics Hotline of any observation of illegal acts or internal ethics violations
  • 5% of travel to various locations for deployments and upgrades is required
  • Perform other duties as assigned


Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a computer related discipline is preferred
  • Equivalent technical training and certification may be considered
  • Four (4) years of experience managing a computer hardware support and maintenance team, as well as, performing as a member of that team is also preferred
  • Prefer candidate possess Microsoft Azure Administrator Associate certification or VMware Certified Professional - Desktop and Mobility certification


System Admin Responsibilities:

  • Familiar w AD server
  • Servers - clusters, server maintenance
  • Strong communication
  • Supporting Ops center
  • They need to be self-sufficient on backups and patching


Must have:

  • Managing backups - VEAAM is their backup application

  • Understanding how backups process
  • Backup theology
  • Backups and update applications
  • Patching applications - they use Ivanti, possibly moving to MS SCCM
  • Understanding difference between automation v manual - context of application

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.

EEO Employer

Signature Consultants is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Signature will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or 888.838.1020.