Volt Information Sciences Sr. Systems Administrator (MES) in Gwinner, North Dakota

Sr. Systems Administrator (MES) in Gwinner, ND at Volt

Date Posted: 2/8/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Direct Hire

  • Location: Gwinner, ND

  • Job Type: Computer Industry

  • Duration: N/A

  • Date Posted: 2/8/2018

  • Job ID: 95934

  • Pay Rate $70000.0 - $85000.0/Year

  • Contact Name Volt Branch

  • Phone 651 983 4155

Job Description

This exciting position is with a global manufacturer/distributor. In this position, you will be responsible for installation/configuration, 24/7 operation, security, and maintenance of server hardware, operating systems software and related infrastructure. You will ensure that operating systems, software systems, infrastructure, and related procedures adhere to organizational standards and uptime.

The key objective of this position is to lead the administration of the Apriso Flexnet server environment, (experience with this technology is NOT necessary-will provide training), across all company sites globally. This includes server and storage infrastructure, monitoring systems, and backup systems. You must also have working knowledge of IT ticketing systems and the ITIL processes.

You must have knowledge of virtual computing, preferably familiar with the VMWare family of tools. Windows Server 2003-2016 and RedHat Linux are the operating systems maintained in these environments. Oracle databases are also widely implemented. Knowledge of Paessler, Zabbix, Commvault Simpana backup tools, and group policy is alsodesired. Also, you must have knowledge of network load balancing. Just know that to be successful, you do not need to be an expert in these tools but should be familiar with the conceptual value of each tool.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Implement security tools/follow policies / procedures as directed by the Director of Security.

  • Protect against unauthorized access, modification / destruction of data.

  • Secure company assets / personal information.

  • Implement comprehensive security / trusted architecture. Intrusion detection, ACL’s, Firewalls, Encryption / related technologies requested by the business.

  • Maintain: installation/configuration operational or other procedures.

  • Contribute to / maintain system standards.

  • Manage SSL certificates / assist with SSL cert process/general

  • Monitoring/maintenance of server infrastructure companywide.

  • Use advanced troubleshooting / monitoring tools to resolve issues quickly.

  • Interpret/analyze compiled data from systems.

  • Server infrastructure performance evaluation/optimization to identify capacity needs.

  • Apply OS patches/upgrades regularly.

  • Upgrade administrative tools / utilities.

  • Manage/build terminal service environments

  • Manage licensing for various systems - Windows, VMware, Linux, etc.

  • Develop new automation for Windows / Linux systems using tools such as Altiris, group policy.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology; Management Information Systems

  • Working knowledge of VMWare virtualization & Vcenter, Windows & Linux systems, SQL Server & Oracle databases.

  • Provide / support physical / virtual servers.

  • Server security, web/application certificates experience

  • Understanding of backup / storage technologies / tools.

  • Demonstrate solid PM skills.

  • Basic knowledge of TCP/IP networking.

In order to promote this harmony in the workplace and to obey the laws related to employment, Volt maintains a strong commitment to equal employment opportunity without unlawful regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital or parental status, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status or any other category protected by applicable law.