Robert Half Technology Columbia , MD 21045
Robert Half Technology is hiring for a Systems Administrator to work in Columbia, MD on a contract to full time position. Please apply by emailing your resume to . Duties: 1.
Install, maintain, and harden systems (both physical hardware and virtual systems) following industry best practice recommendations. 2. Deployment and maintenance of Microsoft on premise and cloud enterprise systems. 3. Diagnose, research, resolve and troubleshoot hardware and software problems. 4.
Provide integration and automation through the use of scripts and software development languages. 5. Work collaboratively with internal and external customers to provide consultation on planning, implementation, interface and use of systems. 6. Participate in network security to protect the system and information resources. 7.
Provides necessary documentation, training and guidance to network engineers and technical staff. Assists with documentation for end users. 8. Work in teams on highly visible and time sensitive projects. 9.
Work outside normal working hours on downtime tasks such as patching, upgrading, and/or implementing new systems. 10. Perform data backup and restoration procedures 11. Provide timely, on-call assistance on emergency issues that arise outside normal working hours. 12.
Travel to other locations for purposes of system implementation and maintenance. 13. Perform other duties as assigned.
Experience in Windows Server 2008 and above in a virtualized server environment (Hyper-V and Failover Clustering preferred). Job will focus primarily on deployment and maintenance of Microsoft on premise and cloud enterprise systems including Active Directory, DNS, Exchange, DFS, System Center, and IIS. Experience with SQL Server, Lync/Skype for Business, SharePoint, Virtual Desktop Infrastructure and MDT would be a plus. Automation of system tasks using PowerShell or other scripting methods. Basic knowledge of TCP/IP, networking, and server and firewall security fundamentals. Microsoft Certified detail oriented, Security+, or other related certifications preferred.
Employment Type: Contract to Full Time