Job Description

System Administrator
Job Number: 21-16499
 
Use your skills where innovative technology solutions begin. Eclaro is looking for a System Administrator for our client in Chestertown, MD.
         
Eclaro’s client is a leading technology solutions provider, collaborating with customers to manage their needs and achieve success in their business goals. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!

Position Overview:
  • Responsible for ownership and accountability to provide day-to-day operational services and to build and install infrastructure, which encompasses hardware, software, servers, and virtual machines, using a VMware environment. 
  • Control access to networks and manage storage and security settings. 
  • Responsible for implementing all highly technical strategic projects and operational activities related to supporting the enterprise infrastructure. 
  • The scope of the role includes NetApp equipment, Veeam backup/restores, Snapshots, network performance and Cloud backup disaster recovery/data retention.
 
Responsibilities:
  • System Administrator Management:
    • Physical Environment to include all Data Centers, IDF's, UPS environments
    • VMware Engineering or Architectural experience/knowledge in Datacenter Design of VMware, vSphere, vCenter, ESXi, Site Recovery Manager NetApp hardware and storage
    • Knowledge in Network Switch configuration 
    • Implement Disaster Recovery or Disaster Avoidance best practices
    • Strong knowledge in Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, GPO's, SSL Certificates, PowerShell Scripting
    • Required to work both independently and collaboratively to address incidents, problems, provide access management, and contribute to infrastructure enhancement projects.
    • Support Google Office, G Suite and other Google Cloud service offerings
    • Basic administration of Unix machines
    • Provide Tier 3 escalation support
    • Document SOP's, Policies, Network Diagrams, Configurations
  • Disaster Recovery Management:
    • Cloud Storage Data Retention policy (GCP and Wasabi)
    • Enterprise Backup and Restore tools (Veeam)
    • Google cloud hybrid NetApp environment
    • Maintains the integrity of inventory for all IT related equipment, software, and hardware
    • Ensures ownership is assigned to all assets including location, department as well as other attributes
    • Ensure proper lifecycle of all infrastructure IT assets from procurement to disposition
  • Cyber Security Management:
    • Security monitoring and experience in patch management of Server and infrastructure equipment
    • Management of Firewalls and site-to-site VPN connections
    • Understanding of NIST, CSF and CMMC frameworks and the appropriate CIS controls.
    • Knowledge of security best practices in a virtualized environment to include server hardening
 
Required Skills:
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • A passion for Service Management
  • Able to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines
  • Able to manage sensitive and confidential information
  • Self-motivation and able to take ownership and responsibility
  • Results oriented with continuous improvement focus
  • Manage priorities and efficient time management
  • Demonstrate initiative and proactive approach to daily tasks
  • Risk based decision making (risk analysis, mitigation, resolution, etc.) skills
  • Strong communication skills for both technical and non-technical audiences with focus on customer service
  • Strong knowledge of IT software and hardware
  • ITSM tool experience
  • Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Server operating systems and networking protocols
  • Requires an excellent understanding of security technologies and strategies; implements compliance and regulation requirements and protects the integrity of entire infrastructure.
 
Qualifications:
  • 5+ years VMware experience; 2-3 years of storage experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related preferred, VMware Certified Professional (VCP), Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) also preferred
  • VMware Administrator, Systems Administrator, Storage System Engineer, IT Infrastructure Specialist - preferred experience
 
If interested, you may contact:
Jeanine Hastings  
jth@eclaro.com   
646-755-9303
Jeanine Hastings | LinkedIn
 
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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