Maxsys Solutions is excited to announce an immediate 6 month contract to hire Senior Systems Administrator role in the Dallas area! Our award winning Fortune 500 client is dedicated to helping individuals improve their health and overall well-being. If you love what you do within the Windows Server/Infrastructure world and have experience with VMWare, Cloud (AWS, Rackspace) and Windows Server 2008+, we’d like to hear from you! This Windows Systems Admin will monitor and maintain the integrity, security and availability of the company’s server installations. This individual will work as a two-person team to share operational responsibility for all development, test and production environments.  Our client is well respected in their industry and stays on top of the latest and greatest technologies.  Just over the last 3 years, their IT team has quadrupled in size! 


Technical Requirements:

· Windows Server 2008+, VMWare, IIS Servers, PowerShell, Cloud (AWS, Rackspace), Apache, Linux, AD, SCCM, Application Support

· Monitor and maintain the integrity and security of the company’s server installations

· Administer Windows servers in a virtualized environment; servers can include database servers, web servers, file servers and application servers

· Conduct performance and disk space monitoring to assist with capacity planning and reorganization (moving files, databases and applications)

· Responsible for the backup, archival and recovery of files, following a scheduled patch cycle and auditing the security of the infrastructure


Other Requirements:

· Bachelors of Science in Computer Science, IS or related field

· 5 years’ experience within the Windows Server/Infrastructure space

· 3-5 years as a System Admin using Microsoft server technologies

· Experience deploying software with SCCM

· Must possess a solid understanding of technologies and protocols around functions around troubleshooting

· Experience with patching & upgrading of server & application software

· Experience with provisioning systems in a VMware 5 virtual space

· Experience with installation & administration of Windows Server 2008+

· Must possess a solid understanding of .NET language and/or PowerShell

· Must have strong organization skills to document procedures and issue resolutions for backup coverage

· Experience with the SolarWinds is preferred


No 3rd party vendors or agencies at this time.  All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States.  Maxsys Solutions, a Yoh Services Company, is committed to being an equal employment employer offering opportunities to all job seekers.