Systems Administrator
Overstock.com - Salt Lake City, UT

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Overstock.com is currently seeking a skilled System Administrator focused on endpoint management systems. This individual will primarily focus on maintaining and enhancing the endpoint management systems. The candidate must have a strong work ethic, ability to prioritize effectively, a desire to succeed, and the ability to learn and adapt quickly.

SPECIFIC DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
The duties and responsibilities listed below are illustrative only. They are not meant to be a comprehensive listing of all duties and responsibilities for each position.

The System Administrator performs the following duties:
•Installation, deployment, support and maintenance of virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) and virtual application environments.
•Monitor all VDI systems and traffic to ensure maximum availability, performance and response rates.
•Diagnose, solve and provide root cause analysis for deliverability issues, application, hardware, network, and O/S issues.
•Evaluate and analyze systems, performance, issues and metrics in order to provide recommendations for service improvements.
•Coordinates with other staff on the design, implementation, operation, and maintenance of email system and network.
•Perform in-depth analysis and detailed reporting on VDI capacity planning, SLA performance, operating system and major application software patch assessment and security vulnerability analysis.
•Review, audit, define, update and implement service policies and procedures to safeguard critical systems, information and data.
•Create and maintain high-quality documentation of all relevant specifications, systems, and procedures.
•Assist in the development of processes to maintain business continuity and recovery standards for endpoint systems and networks.
•Windows Systems Administration (2003, 2008, SQL, IIS, scripting, AD, etc…)
•Work with 3rd party vendors to resolve issues
•Provide 24x7 On-call support
•Performs additional related duties as required.
QUALIFICATIONS
The System Administrator should possess working knowledge of:
•4+ years administrative experience with Microsoft Operating Systems and Applications
•Administrative experience with Linux a plus.
•Solid understanding of networking, and standard network applications (i.e. TCP/IP, ICMP, TraceRoute, TCPdump, LAN routing, etc…).
•Citrix: XenApp, XenDesktop.
•SCCM Administration a plus.
•Ability to automate daily administration and user tasks
•Must be able to demonstrate the basic principles of project management
•Proven track record for working effectively with technical and business functions
•Strong business/systems analysis skills required
•Strong team and people skills required
•Ideal candidate is a strong team player, quality conscious, has excellent analytical, written and verbal communication skills, and is highly self-motivated.
Education & Experience:
•College degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Information Systems Management, or equivalent professional experience
•A minimum of four (4) years (in excess of degree requirements stated above) of progressively responsible experience in administration of information systems.

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Overstock.com allows you to shop a Persian bazaar of clothes, housewares, music, books, and more. The online discount retailer hawks...