27 days old

Systems Administrator-Windows

Multiple Cities, Multiple
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System Administrators are the gatekeepers to the many systems that run our company and our clients. As a System Admin with IBM, you will have the opportunity to provide high-value IT services and leverage our leading-edge technology portfolio in our global network. Your work has a direct impact on the day-to-day productivity of our business by ensuring integrity of, and access to, our most important resource: data.

Your Role and Responsibilities
The Windows Systems Administrator is responsible for the design, planning, implementation and support for the Microsoft Windows environment in scope of various projects for IBM Luxembourg protfolio of customers. The sysadmin will serve as a technical expert in the area of Windows administration and monitoring.

Essential Functions:

- Administers, installs, configures, and maintains operating systems and related software to ensure stable performance of the computing environment. Evaluates system specifications, input/output processes and working parameters for hardware/software compatibilities.
- Recognizes and troubleshoots operating problems with server hardware and application software.
- Diagnosis hardware and software problems and recommends solutions and performs necessary system repairs.
- Researches, analyzes and recommends backup/security strategies as required.
- Performs installations of hardware, software, and operating systems upgrades, changes and configurations.
- Supports our IBM Core Values and cultivates a culture of diversity and inclusion.
- Collaborate with IT staff in planning and project management as they relate to the system and server environment to ensure timely completion and delivery of IT services and solutions
- Other duties as assigned.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
- Bachelors Degree or related work experience required
- Minimum 5 years of experience in a Windows Systems Administrator role
- Experienced System administration who has 5+ years of system administration with Windows Server 2008, 2012 and 2016 operating systems.
- Expert in maintaining server environments including security patches, firmware upgrades, hot fixes, service packs, intermediate versions / full version upgrades.
- Successfully Implemented Microsoft Clustering technology Windows 2008, 2012 and 2016 platforms.
- Establish and maintain documented procedures for system and service administration
- Language: English (French or German is a plus)

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
- Experience with automated monitoring systems and technologies, with practical knowledge of MS SCOM/SCCM.
- Experience in server and desktop virtualization platforms such as VMWare, Citrix XenApp Server and XenDesktop preferred.
- Strong scripting experience with Powershell is preferred
- Research and assess future technology options to support technology growth and maturity.
- Ability to provide technical leadership, mentorship and knowledge sharing for other technical staff in the department.
- Strong communication skills, analytical ability, judgment and the ability to work effectively with other systems technical staff, internal business customers, and external consultants and vendors.
- Project oriented

About Business Unit
At Global Technology Services (GTS), we help our clients envision the future by offering end-to-end IT and technology support services, supported by an unmatched global delivery network. It's a unique blend of bold new ideas and client-first thinking.If you can restlessly reinvent yourself and solve problems in new ways, work on both technology and business projects, and ask, "What else is possible?" GTS isthe place for you!

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-12-21 Expires: 2020-01-20

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