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AWS Server Administrator

Pleasant Prairie, WI 53158
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Brief Role Description (Purpose and level of work)

The Server Administrator is a key role providing technical support and subject matter expertise related to enterprise computing systems. The position is responsible for the successful day-to-day operation and maintenance of technology products and associated enterprise systems in a mixed cloud/on-premises environment. Key areas of focus include system availability, security, data integrity, and business continuity practices. This role requires forward planning up to 6 months out.

Key Accountabilities

Manage users and policies through Windows Active Directory Services.

Support end-user requests providing Tier 3 support.

Provide recommendations and technical contribution in the set-up and operation of cloud-based systems.

Provide hands-on hardware support for on-premises equipment.

Support on-going system status monitoring and backups.

Participate in regular IT audits related to system maintenance (patching, updates, logs) and security reviews.

Evaluate, test and implement new hardware, software and services as necessary.

General Responsibilities

Perform regular system maintenance, hardware and software upgrades, physical to virtual migrations and performance tuning. Interface with Network Administrators to optimize systems use and configuration. Actively participate in project planning to ensure timely and successful completion of projects assigned to Infrastructure team. Develop operating procedures for system administration activities including system monitoring, performance tuning, backup/recovery, server architecture design and system maintenance. Troubleshoot, diagnose and fix issues related to system availability. Interface with hardware vendors to maintain and schedule repair of equipment in a timely manner and /or provide hardware repair and maintenance as required.

Knowledge, Skills, and Experience

Proven analytical thinking and problem solving skills

Must exhibit strong written, verbal and listening communication skills

Must be able to communicate in technical and non-technical terms depending on audience

Ability and desire to thrive in a team-oriented, fast-paced environment

Working knowledge of VMware virtualization software

Working knowledge of Microsoft Exchange / Office365

Experience with Active Directory Domain Services, IIS and Certificate Services

Experience with Amazon Web Service (AWS) tools, including EC2, Direct Connect, S3

Experience with power shell scripting

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience

3 - 6 years of systems administration experience in a virtualized Microsoft environment

AWS certifications are preferred, VMware and Microsoft certifications are a plus


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