System Administrator
AppLabs - Blythewood, SC

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The System Administrator Principal Leader will be performing Infrastructure Implementation and Production Support. This is a full time opportunity. Must be willing to work a rotating on-call schedule.
                    • Required:
                      Strong knowledge and experience in the installation, configuration, administration, and troubleshooting of the following:
                      IBM Websphere - Expert/Senior level
                      Microsoft Windows 2003/2008
                      Microsoft IIS
                      Apache Tomcat
                      Microsoft SQL Server 2005/2008
                      IBM DB2 UDB
                      Knowledge of clustering technologies (software and hardware)
                      Security best practices, patching, server hardening
                      Installation and configuration of custom insurance application packages

                      Highly Desired:
                      Knowledge and/or experience in the following:
                      IBM MQ
                      Citrix administration and troubleshooting
                      Microsoft VSS
                      Subversion Version Control System
                      Cruise Control
                      ASP, Java, Perl/Other Scripting Programming
                      Microsoft Exchange Administration
                      Virtualization software - VMware
                      Encryption - SFTP/PGP/Web site certificates
                      F5 Switch

                      Essential Job Functions
                      • Coordinates with client management to formulate highly complex technical solutions. Identifies and implements solutions based on client needs. Informs client management of appropriate developments in technical support products.
                      • Provides technical leadership to internal and external personnel on highly complex system installation processes. Mentors and provides guidance to less experienced personnel.
                      • Provides technical leadership to appropriate personnel on highly complex system administration activities. Provides technical solutions and escalated support for non-routine, highly complex technical issues.
                      • Evaluates products and upgrades for appropriateness of cost and compatibility. Oversees and implements system upgrade strategies.
                      • Leads the design, implementation, and maintenance of highly complex solutions. Coordinates activities with other technical personnel as appropriate.
                      • Develops and analyzes highly complex system standards, thresholds, and recommendations to maximize system performance. Initiates reviews as appropriate.
                      • Conducts capacity planning reviews with management and approves capacity plans formulated by less experienced personnel.
                      • Develops strategies to manage the frequency of appropriate support package/patch application. Monitors database maintenance and provides appropriate recommendations, when required. Implements solutions and refines procedures as appropriate.
                      • Coordinates with business development personnel on proposals and work estimates involving highly complex system administration projects and solutions.
                      • Researches current systems technology and serves as subject matter expert on complex systems processes and procedures. Conducts usability and costing studies.

                      Basic Qualifications
                      • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
                      • Bachelor's degree in computer science, management information systems, or related field preferred
                      • Nine or more years of technical experience in a client-server environment
                      • Experience working with highly complex systems administration, database administration, and landscape maintenance
                      • Experience working with company products and services
                      • Experience working with company and client documentation and storage procedures
                      • Experience working with highly complex system implementations and organizational processes
                      Other Qualifications
                      • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
                      • Good leadership skills to guide and mentor the work of less experienced personnel
                      • Strong communication skills
                      • Strong personal computer and business solutions software skills
                      • Strong ability to lead and work as part of a team
                      CSC is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V
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