This position will assist in maintaining technical support of virtualized data center and HP production servers in multiple offices, in a single domain. These responsibilities include physical server maintenance, installation, tailoring and configuring Windows 2008 & 2012 server software and components. Preferred Candidates will have a strong background in server hardware platforms, including HP SAN, hardware RAID configurations, clustering and internal hardware components.
This position needs to have a full understanding of VMWare, Hyper-V, Citrix, Two Factor Authentication as well as Microsoft Azure.
JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Proactively manage service level performance of VMWare server environment
Assist in maintaining the companies Microsoft Azure environment
Test and integrate new server software as needed, troubleshoot server issues
Proportion and assign SAN drive space, as necessary for operations
Maintain server virus protection keeping server anti-virus signatures current
Perform disk to disk backup for servers and SAN using Avamar, ensuring a successful archive
Work with Operations, WAN Admin, Desktop Support, Cisco Phone Admin and Accounting Department on server issues and data restores, as required
Assist with print server management
Assist with Blackberry UEM server management
Other duties as may be assigned.
Expert Knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory
Expert Knowledge of Storage Area Network hardware and software.
Expert Knowledge of Virtual Server management to include vSphere and Hyper-V
Knowledgeable on HP Server and SAN hardware
Experience using Avamar
Experience in application support for Microsoft products
Knowledgeable on Microsoft Azure
Knowledge of basic computer hardware
Exceptional written, oral communication and interpersonal skills, with a focus on rapport-building, listening and questioning skills
Ability to conduct research into a wide range of computing issues as required
Ability to absorb and retain information quickly and to present ideas in user-friendly terms
Highly self motivated and directed with keen attention to detail
Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities and exceptional customer service orientation
Sitting for extended periods of time
Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate a computer keyboard, mouse, power tools, and to handle other computer components
Lifting and transporting of moderately heavy objects, such as computers, servers, printers and peripherals
Travel and late night work as needed for making necessary equipment changes
No recruiter calls at this time.
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