Job Description

Reference # : 17-04679Title : Network Servers Admin & Supprt
Location : Valhalla, NY
Position Type : Contract
Experience Level : 4 YearsStart Date / End Date : 05/16/2017 / 04/30/2018
Description
Network Servers Admin and Support

Want to be part of the Energy Industry? Eclaro is looking for a Network Servers Admin and Support for our client in Valhalla, NY.

Eclaro's client operates one of the world's largest energy delivery systems, constantly at the forefront of innovations in developing technology. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!

POSITION SUMMARY
The Network Servers Admin and Support will be responsible for the server administration for all corporate and resource servers located in Corporate server farms and IR supported site server rooms, and as such, will be responsible for ensuring the reliability of all servers and related equipment.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Perform daily maintenance and troubleshooting of servers, verify and ensure tape backups are scheduled and successful on a daily basis
  • Work as a team member under guidance of the Team Leader and work with other IR groups to determine a need for any server or infrastructure upgrades and participate in configuring, designing, and implementing such upgrades
  • Develop and maintain detailed server statistics with server monitoring tools
  • Implement and track all server moves; add and change at all server sites in their assigned area
  • Assume responsibility for new server technology support involving server provisioning and server virtualization
  • Perform assigned projects to automate various manual processes through scripting
  • Examples of daily tasks include, but are not limited to:
o Server builds and installation of post-OS required software
o Patch servers and execute server checklists
o Assign server permissions and implement print server requirements
o Provide first-level and second level server troubleshooting and response
o Perform vCenter maintenance
o Migrate VM compute and/or storage between clusters
o Install and move servers and storage equipment
o Maintain server and storage equipment and interface with support vendors

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
  • High school diploma is required, with a minimum of 4 years’ experience in IT support OR Bachelor's Degree (preferably in Information Technology), with a minimum of 2 years’ experience in IT Support
  • Strong technical knowledge of various platforms and systems, including but not limited to NetBackup, vMotion, server builds, Powershell, Windows patching, clustering, NTFS/share permissions, FTP, and file copy
  • Strong commitment to customer service and strong technical understanding and proficiency in VMware and HyperV hypervisors, Cisco UCS and IBM blade server technology, and Windows Server operating system administration
  • Ability to be well-organized, detail-oriented, and flexible to handle multiple assignments and meet deadlines
  • Ability to exercise good judgment and render sound business decisions
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS PREFERRED
The following are not required for this position but would be considered as a valuable asset in a potential candidate:
  • MCSE, MS Office, VMware VCP certifications
  • Knowledge and experience with Network Attached Storage (NAS) storage, ticketing systems, SharePoint, and Linux /Unix skills

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
  • Must have the ability to lift/transport all required server equipment
  • Must be able to provide off-hour, on-call support for server and storage-related issues on a rotating basis that requires travel to various supported server/location sites
  • Must be willing and able to work overtime and be flexible with work hours to respond to emergencies or scheduled work that must be done either prior to or after normal business hours
  • Must have the means and be able to travel to various company locations; must have a valid driver's license

In order to be considered, all applicants should have permanent residency and work authorization.

If hired, you will enjoy the following Eclaro Benefits:
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan administered by Merrill Lynch
  • TransitChek Pretax Commuter Benefits
  • Eligibility to purchase Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance through Eclaro
Interested in applying? Interested candidates may contact Heckle at 212-804-7460 or send their resume to htulab@eclaro.com now.
Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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