System Administrator Windows Admin II

Securus Technologies Carrollton , TX 75011

Posted 1 week ago


Job Purpose:

Maintains critical systems with an urgency and ownership while sustaining a high regard to the potential effects of actions taken, to the business and its customers.


Essential Duties:

  • Manage IT systems in a highly-available, 24x7 enterprise level production environment.

  • Administrating and maintaining Windows systems within physical and virtual environments including hardware, patching, upgrades, performance tuning, and capacity management.

  • Virtual server administration within vSphere 6.x environment.

  • Process automation and reporting via PowerShell.

  • Participate in rotating on-call schedule.

  • Documentation of infrastructure, processes, and procedures.

  • Occasional evening and weekend work in response to needs of the systems being supported.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Strong working knowledge of Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016 and VMware vSphere 6.x.

  • Advanced skills working with Windows Server Technologies such as: Active Directory, Failover Clusters, IIS, DFS, Group Policy, and DNS.

  • Solid understanding of virtual server administration in a vSphere 6.x environment.

  • Hands on datacenter experience in an enterprise class environment

  • Strong hardware/software troubleshooting and diagnostic skills

  • Very strong communications skills and analytical aptitude with the ability to express technical concepts effectively, both verbal and in written form

  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills

  • Must be able to take direction and be coached

  • Ability to manage multiple challenging projects with various priority levels and timelines with minimal supervision


Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • 3+ years working as a Systems Administrator
  • 3+ years experience working with Windows Server Technologies
  • 3+ years experience building server class systems

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 3+ years' experience working in a VMware vSphere environment

Physical Requirements:

Standing, sitting, walking, speaking, listening, bending, reaching, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping and manipulating tools, typing, using peripheral computer tools. May be required to lift up to 25 pounds.

It is the Company's policy to provide equal employment opportunity to all individuals. Securus will not discriminate against any associate or qualified job applicant with respect to any terms, privileges, or conditions of employment because of that person's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic or status protected under local, state or federal law, ordinance or regulation.


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