Systems Administrator II

Durect Cupertino , CA 95014

Posted 4 weeks ago

Career Number: 455Jan2020-CC1

Career Title: Systems Administrator II

Location: Cupertino, CA


Support IT desktop, server, and hardware administration. The role will assist in various server and desktop upgrades and help ensure end users get the proper and timely assistance when needed.


  • Perform new workstation and server implementations and upgrades of existing systems.

  • In charge of the Durect IT helpdesk support of client workstations in California and Alabama locations running Windows 2010.

  • Monitoring of backup services, antivirus software, network, and Exchange Server.

  • Take part in maintaining Sarbanes-Oxley 404 documentation compliance.



Knowledge / Education

  • AA Degree or higher in computer related field

  • Minimum of 4 years directly related experience in a corporate environment

  • Microsoft Certified Professional Certified / Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert Certification highly preferred

  • ComTIA A+ Certification highly preferred


  • Must know various versions of OS Windows

  • Experience with Office 2007 or higher

  • Must have experience with servers, PCs and laptop troubleshooting and repair

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

  • Highly motivated to learn

  • High attention to detail

  • Should be friendly and patient, and have great customer service attitude

  • Must be willing and able to follow procedural controls related to SarbanesOxley environment

  • Highly Preferred Competencies:

  • Veritas Backup Exec.

  • Windows Server and Workstation

  • Active Directory

  • Exchange Server

  • Cloud Migration

  • System imaging and deployment

Working Conditions

  • Work location in typical office environment, on occasion in cooler server room location

  • Must be comfortable working in environments where chemicals are used

Essential Job Functions

  • Must be able to lift and carry various types of computer equipment weighing up to 75 lbs

  • Must be able to walk, climb, stand, bend (neck and/or waist), kneel, reach, stoop, squat, twist (neck and/or waist), push, pull, and use of both hands for extended periods of time while performing tasks

Salary Range:

  • $94,000 - 102,000 Annually Based on experience

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