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Systems Administrator

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Location
Chicago, IL
Salary
$60,000 - $90,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Date
Jul 27, 2018
Job ID
2614598
 
 Systems Administrator – Chicago, IL
 
This is an exempt level position.  60-90k base (depending on experience)
Position Summary:
Our client has an opportunity for a results oriented Systems Administrator in its Infrastructure team.
The company supports many operational services including Converged Infrastructure and VMWare as part of the core business function. This role will be involved in varied Service Delivery Operations but particularly in our converged infrastructure and VM environment. This position will encompass monitoring, maintenance, troubleshooting, security, administration and resolutions of IT operations.
This position requires an understanding of the urgent nature of ADMIS’s business and the need to proactively find and fix problems quickly and effectively. We want employees who take ownership and follow through on decisions. It is important to determine and fix the root cause, rather than just treat the symptoms. We embrace change wholeheartedly and find new ways to serve customers.
Job Responsibilities:
Advanced knowledge of handling problems or requests using established methods and procedures.
Ability to troubleshoot advanced problems and effectively utilize available resources to resolve problems.
Support of various systems including but not limited to:
o Hyper Converged – preferably VxRail,
o VMWare
o Replication solutions
o Windows server
o Azure/AWS
o General system support.
Ability to follow through on assigned tasks and complete per project timelines.
Work with developers, IT members, other business units and vendors on requirements, and implementation of solutions.
Monitoring the health of the environment as a whole and individual systems.
Monitoring replication status and implementing failover procedures as required.
Adds, changes and deletes.
Spinning up testing environments.
Ability to work in a team oriented environment is essential
Weekend and off hours support is required as well as participation in an on call rotation
 
Job Requirements:
B.S. in Information Technology or related field and 5 years of work experience required.
Expected to provide periodic status reports as needed/requested.
Expected to follow processes to support and achieve a high level of customer satisfaction.
Proven communication skills with the ability to build a strong partnership with business clients and technology teams.
 
 
Solid technical knowledge, as well as competencies in areas including infrastructure, data models, requirements analysis, service orientation, monitoring, understanding of enterprise, business process, and application architecture.
Ability to grasp technical concepts quickly.
Proficient in converged infrastructure, VMWare and replication software.
Hands-on 5+ years’ experience dealing with multi-data centers, multi-vendors, and multi-network connectivity.
Adapt and support fast-paced environment.
Promotes the company Way and Core Values
 
Preferred Qualifications:
Zerto Replication or Recovery Point
Netscaler
Sharepointe
Job schedulers
Financial industry Experience
 
Relocation assistance and sponsorship is not available with this position. Must be a U.S. Citizen or Green Card holder.
This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life and dental insurance.
Our client requires the successful completion of applicable pre-employment drug screen, medical questionnaire and a background check.
Our client is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability and veterans status

Email rick@chicagofinancial.com for more information