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System Administrator

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First United Methodist Church Nashville , TN 37201

Posted 3 months ago

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System Administrator Nashville, Tennessee (TN), United States 37203

Systems Administrator

The General Council on Finance and Administration is seeking an individual to perform duties involved in computer/server technical support which includes responding to support requests via the helpdesk ticketing system. Projects and requests will involve server setup & configuration, backup configuration and monitoring, hardware & software trouble shooting, following inventory procedures, some end user training, and support along with communication with vendors for product research and support.

Essential functions:

Troubleshoots & supports server related software and hardware issues in person or by phone

Helps with monitoring the health of all servers IT assets.

Works in conjunction with the Infrastructure Team to maintain and resolve issues related to VMware, Storage, Server Hosts, Backup Software, Networking and other server related assets including setting up and provisioning a new server

Monitoring the data center environment.

Keep up to date with server patching procedures and system updates.

Serves as back-up & level 3 support to the help desk. Handles multiple projects simultaneously.

Assists in obtaining and preparing data for decision-making, planning and evaluation.

Prepares and maintains appropriate written documentation for systems, infrastructure, maintenance logs, and procedures, write procedures, use knowledgebase and have good documentation process.

Travel to end user sites to assist with support and new installations. Domestic (45%) & International (5%)


Associate Degree in Computer Science or equivalent work place experience

Knowledge of Word, Excel, Access, and comfortable learning new technology skills.

WMware, Avamar, Microsoft Certifications, A+ preferred.

Effective working knowledge of network component infrastructure and interaction
2-3 years directly related experience

Excellent end user technical support and troubleshooting skills.

Good communication skills.

Strong multi-tasking, problem solving, and organizational skills

Must have ability to work independently as well as a team player.

Benefits for this position include, but are not limited to:

Medical, Dental and Vision coverage

Employer paid basic life insurance

Employer paid short and long term disability
22 vacation days per year
12 sick days per year
11 Holidays per year

Email resume and cover letter to

Closing Date: when position is filled

No Staffing Agencies or Recruitment Firms

  • Organization: GCFA

  • Contact: Cianta Hogan

  • Phone: 6153692357

  • Email:

  • Closing Date: 09/20/18

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