Opportunity awaits...

IT Systems Administrator II

  • Negotiable
  • Texas, United States
  • Permanent
Are you a skilled systems and cloud focused engineer?

Are you looking to take a step in your career towards a senior title?

Do you want to join an environment that enjoys being on the cutting edge?

This might be the role for you.

We are working with a subsidiary of a global telecommunications company based out of Texas that is looking to add to their systems team. This is a growth hire position with loads of potential to join their senior projects team. You would work collaboratively in an SMB sized organization that provides a myriad of services to telecommunication providers across the world.

The ideal candidate will help build, maintain, and troubleshoot, the company's rapidly expanding infrastructure. They will work alongside other engineers to ensure highest levels of performance and ability, and manage any problems that arise. You must be based in Texas to apply for this role.

Maintain essential IT operations, including operating systems, infrastructure tools, network applications, servers, and hardware devices.
Maintain data center health using preexisting management tools and respond to hardware issues as they arise; help build, test, and maintain new servers as needed.
Perform server administration tasks, including user and group administration, security permissions, group policies, print services, research event log warnings and errors, and resource monitoring, ensuring system architecture components work together correctly.
Develops and maintains all systems, applications, security, and network configurations
Recommends upgrades, patches, and new applications/equipment
Provides technical support and guidance to users
Responsible for the analysis of hardware and software in a distributed networking environment utilizing network management and monitoring software and systems
Prepare and follow department documentation and procedures
Provide 2nd and 3rd line support as necessary to support all user desktop environments including Virtual Desktop Infrastructure VMs
Perform other duties as assigned

5-10 years of experience in a systems-focused engineer role
2+ years of experience in network environments, both cloud and on-premise
Extensive experience with the Microsoft stack
Familiarity working within virtualized environments - either VMware or Hyper-V
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