Motorola Solutions Schaumburg , IL 60196
Posted 3 weeks ago
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Applied Technology is a rapid prototyping center within Motorola Solutions. We create proof-of-concept and lower-volume specialty communications products for government and private industry using wireless technologies such as TETRA, LMR, GSM, UMTS, CDMA, WiFi, LTE and embedded systems. Our customer-centric, team based environment provides an excellent growth opportunity for engineers and developers in enterprise markets where innovation is the primary focus.
The Sr. Windows System Administrator ensures the stability, integrity, and efficient operation of Applied Technology's information systems that support core organizational functions. This experienced role will be responsible for the design and implementation of Windows servers/desktops, domains, and enterprise solutions. Applicants should have a strong background in installing, configuring, and maintaining enterprise based storage solutions with Windows based systems This person will be responsible for supporting internal engineering teams and working with external solution partners to develop and maintain solutions that relate to business needs. To effectively perform these duties with Applied Technology you will be expected to conform to existing IT process methodologies and best practices.
7+ years of hands on experience in a Windows Desktop/Server environment (Windows 7, 10, 2008R2, 2012 2016, 2019)
3+ years managing a Microsoft Active Directory Domain Services
3+ years hands on experience with Microsoft Exchange 2013/2016/2019
Knowledge of SAN Storage systems
Knowledge of authentication protocols and techniques (LDAPS/SAML/Kerberos/etc)
Strong oral and written communication skills
Highly disciplined person with very good troubleshooting and analytical skills
Ability to organize, prioritize, multi-task, and meet deadlines with a can-do attitude
Ability to interface with customers and internal teams effectively
Ability to lift equipment weighing up to 40 pounds
Strong background in installing, configuring, and maintaining enterprise based Windows systems and enterprise solutions. This role will be the Windows Administrator in charge of Windows enterprise systems in a multi network environment
Experience managing Windows Server OS and domain architecture including, but not limited to, Active Directory, DNS/DHCP, Microsoft Exchange, Certificate Services, GPOs, Policies, and permissions
Strong Experience with scripting languages needed for day-to-day management of systems (Powershell, Batch, VB). The ability to automate day to day tasks through scripting is required
Ability to perform regular system maintenance to maintain smooth operation of computer/server systems, including coordination with other system engineers, management, and end users. Ensure necessary administration tasks are completed; direct others as necessary.
Ability to make recommendations to purchase hardware, software, and system components.
Ability to Interact, meet, discuss, and troubleshoot issues with vendors; evaluate vendor products, services, and suggestions.
Ability to learn and architect new technologies into existing infrastructure as they are introduced
Ability to proactively provide written documentation to system process and designs
Ability to maintain security audit and logging information on all networks and standalone computers as directed by the Information Systems Security Manager / Officer (ISSM/ISSO).
Experience with the following systems are a plus:
Citrix XenDesktop / VMware Horizon
Active Directory Certificate Administration
Microsoft Deployment Toolkit
System Center Configuration Manager or other enterprise software deployment tool
Windows Defender (SCEP) or other enterprise antivirus software
Engineering Tool License Administrations (FLEXLM)
Enterprise Backup systems (Commvault / NetBackup / Veeam)
Associate's Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or other related studies.
Must be a U.S. Citizen with the ability to obtain necessary security clearances as required by government contracts.
Motorola Solutions has implemented a voluntary COVID-19 vaccination policy. We strongly encourage all employees to be fully vaccinated. Additionally, certain local governments or Motorola Solutions' customers may have vaccine requirements that apply to some of our employees. These employees are required to submit proof of vaccination to Motorola Solutions and maintain compliance with these requirements.
Referral Payment Plan
Our U.S. Benefits include:
Incentive Bonus Plans
Medical, Dental, Vision benefits effective Day 1
401K with Company Match and Day 1 vesting
9 Paid Holidays
Generous Paid Time Off Packages
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Paid Parental & Family Leave
Motorola Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran's status, or, any other protected characteristic.