Windows Systems Administrator - Elite Prop Trading Firm

Andiamo New York , NY 10007

Posted 3 months ago

Windows Systems Administrator

About the Role

This is a mixed role encompassing windows administration, engineering and technical support and will reside within our systems administration group. We have a mixed Windows and Linux environment spread across a physical and virtual computing landscape. This position focuses on our Windows environment on both desktop and server sides.

As a Windows Systems Administrator you will be responsible for the whole Windows infrastructure from Active Directory and DNS to the Windows Desktop environment, all of which is critical for the continuity of the business. Time will be spent improving and standardizing the environment finding issues and proposing improvements, communicating amongst the rest of the team in London and abroad, planning and executing deployments.

As a team of Systems Administrators we also provide support to the entire Windows infrastructure. There is opportunity to branch into many other technologies and roles such as facilities management, application deployment/configuration/support or virtualization and storage.

We use a variety of platforms and programming languages for developing and maintaining our trading environment. Teamwork is paramount at Jane Street, so you should be excited about sharing your work with others. We enjoy the challenge and diversity encountered on each day. You will get exposure to multiple segments of our business and will work with our trading desks and international offices on a daily basis.

Sometimes the work is intense, but it is always rewarding. Positions for individuals are based on a person's interests as well as their aptitude. Jane Street allows individuals to wear many hats as they find their niche within our organization. We seek talented people and provide them with the tools to succeed with a great company.

About You:

  • 5+ years experience and knowledge of inner workings of Microsoft Windows 7/10 and Server 2012 R2/2016

  • Advanced working knowledge of Active Directory/DHCP/DNS/Group Policy

  • Experience with hardware monitoring and performance tuning

  • Ability to create and maintain PowerShell scripts

  • An ability to troubleshoot, analyse and solve technical issues in a fast-paced environment

  • Clear and concise communication skills

  • An ability to maintain a high degree of customer service for all support queries

  • An ability to clearly document problem resolution using our online knowledge base

  • Troubleshoot workstation operating systems, applications, peripherals, network and audio-visual issues

Andiamo is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Andiamo provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Andiamo complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting their resume as an MS word document including a cover letter with a summary of relevant qualifications, highlighting clearly any special or relevant experience.

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