Associate IT Systems Administrator
The City and County of Denver - Denver, CO

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Technology Services is seeking an Associate IT Systems Administrator to join our Server Operations Team ! This person will work closely with a team of 10 System Administrators as well as directly with clients, vendors, and other technology-based groups within Technology Services and throughout the City and County of Denver.

As an Associate member of the IT team , this position will be responsible for implementing and supporting systems across the various City and County of Denver Agencies, including Mayor and City Council offices as well as the Department of Safety, which include our First Responders The environment is heterogeneous and consists of Windows, Linux, VM Ware, Sun and SAN technologies . This Associate level position will work directly with other members of the IT and Operations teams on long-term projects and production systems . Exhibiting strong customer service while resolving technical issues is a must have skill.

The Technology Services division (TS) of the City and County of Denver is using state-of-the-art technologies and methodologies to deliver and improve the systems, applications and operations that we deliver to our Mile High City. TS supports the people, agencies and ideas that make the City and County of Denver a great place to live and work. The City offers a unique opportunity to work with a diverse business and technology environment on a large scale as we employ over 12,000 people, of which 9,000+ are daily technology consumers in support of a diverse population in excess of 500,000 citizens.

To apply for this position, please select the apply button at the top of this page, or visit http://www.denvergov.org/jobs

Job Responsibilities:

Performs routine to complex setup, installation, and configuration of the operating system (including hardware and software), new software releases, and upgrades.

Creates and manages user directories and files on the server platforms.

Monitors, tunes, diagnoses, and resolves routine to complex operating system, application, and database problems.

Troubleshoots, maintains, and repairs routine to complex problems with hardware, operating systems, security, and data protection.

Performs backup and recovery operations and assists with capacity planning for a specific data system.

Develops, tests, and implements routine to complex scripts to automate common functions or system operations.

Consults with users to identify existing system problems then evaluates and recommends various software and hardware solutions to meet user needs.

Develops, maintains, and publishes routine to complex custom reports.

Consults with users to identify new business requirements then evaluates and recommends software and/or hardware solutions to meet user needs.

Performs other related duties as assigned or requested.

For the formal job class specification, visit: Associate IT Systems Administrator

Qualifications:

Required Experience: (Must be documented in Work History/Resume)

Two years of current professional Information Technology experience maintaining, implementing, and modifying information technology systems or work processing operations including system hardware and software. Experience must include the following Special Qualifications (SQs):

* Minimum of two (2) years of current experience providing server side network/systems support within a Windows Server 2008 OS environment.

* Minimum of two (2) years of current experience utilizing Microsoft Active Directory.

* Must have DFS and Share permissions experience (Candidates must be able to demonstrate in interview )

* Minimum of two (2) years of current experience within a VMware environment.

* Minimum of two (2) years of current experience with Internet Information Services (IIS).

* Minimum of one (1) year of Linux systems administration.

Required Education: (Must be documented in Work History/application)

Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration, Mathematics or a directly related field.

Education Equivalency:

Additional appropriate type and level of experience may be substituted for the minimum education requirement on a one year for one year basis (one year experience = one year education). There are no equivalencies for the Special Qualifications.

Preferred Qualifications: (Must be documented in Work History/Resume)

* PCI compliance
* Host-based intrusion prevention (HIPS)
* Data Loss Prevention (DLP)
* General Scripting Knowledge (Batch, PowerShell, VBscript, WMI etc.)
* Cisco firewalls (PIX 515, ASA 5505 and 5520)
* Microsoft SharePoint
* LDAP
* SCCM
* Network cabling/cable maintenance
* PC repair
* Virus Protection (Norton, Mcafee, etc)
* IDS/IPS
* Cisco CCIP/CCSP
* MSCE

Additional Information:

We offer a very competitive benefits package including:

Medical, Dental & Vision Plans (multiple programs)
Paid Time Off (combined vacation/sick leave)
Paid Holidays
Retirement (Pension Plan & 457 Deferred Comp Plan)
Flex Spending Account
RTD EcoPass Discounts
Parking Flex Cash
Life Insurance; Short-term and Long-term Disability Insurance
Flex Time
Wellness Center & Classes (Webb Building location)
Education & Training Classes (Webb Building location)
On-site perks such as dry cleaning, mail service and lobby convenience stores

Relocation Assistance will not be available.

The successful candidate will be required to pass a background check and complete a minimum six month probationary period (benefits will be active during this time) prior to attaining career status with the City.

Please apply online at http://www.denvergov.org/jobs

Job offers are contingent on the verification of credentials and other information required by law and City and County of Denver policies, including the completion of a background check, drug and alcohol test, FBI fingerprinting, part of which is a criminal history.
Classification Title: Associate IT Systems Administrator
Working/Functional Title: Associate IT Systems Administrator
Pay Grade: 811-I
Compensation Range: $59,618 to 95,130
Agency: Technology Services
Testing: 100% Scored Supplemental/Preferred Qualifications
To Apply: Please select the apply button at the top of this posting / visit www.denvergov.org/jobs
Background Check/Drug Testing: Candidates must pass a criminal background check, 10 year employment verification and education verification. Additional checks such as credit and drug testing may be required .
Probationary Period
: The successful candidate will be required to complete a minimum six month probationary period (benefits will be active during this time) prior to attaining Career Status with the City.
Recruiters: TS

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