This position will be part of a talented team that is responsible for the growth, on going maintenance and development of a large infrastructure.
The ideal candidate must be a self-starter with strong work habits and have strong foundations in Windows operating system.
Maintaining, Supporting and Deploying servers using the following platforms: Microsoft windows Server (2008, 2012, 2016), Active Directory (2008, 2012, 2016), VMware 5.0 or higher)
Perform as a member of the systems administration team to Harden Servers, patching and Vulnerability remediation.
Have knowledge of CIS standards, benchmarks, vulnerability bulletins, etc
Shall be able to work with other senior staff to recommend and design systems architecture and topology from both general and specific perspectives.
Provide L3 support on a on-call support rotation model
As part of the role, you will be required to work in shifts (24*7)
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in IT.
7+ years of progressive experience in MS Windows engineering and design capacities.
Deep Understanding of Windows Fundamentals and concepts.
Experience with Windows 2008R2/2012/2016 server OS
System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) 2012 – 1602 experience - Build, Deployment, Patching, Asset management experience.
Experience is windows patch management, vulnerability management and remediation.
Experience with security scanning tools such as Nexpose, Qualys, Checkpoint is a plus
IT and Data Center infrastructure knowledge and experience.
Knowledge of TCP/IP, BIND, LDAP and other core technologies such as NTP, TCP/IP, FCIP, iSCSI, SAN, NAS etc.
Experience with VMWARE virtualizaton
Strong Automation Experience with the PowerShell/other scripting or programming/configuration management tools (Chef, Ansible, Puppet, Python, Ruby).
Working knowledge of server hardware from different vendors such as HP, Dell etc.
Strong understanding of network and server security including CIS, SSL/TLS, IPSEC, etc.
Excellent troubleshooting skills related to OS, Network and other performance issues
Experience implementing, administering and creating custom dashboards for performance monitoring/Metrics
Working knowledge of agile methodologies
Good communication and presentation skills and able to lead/mentor junior members
Certification in Windows, Power shell, VMWARE, Azure is a Plus