Intermedia Group, Inc. - Manhattan Beach, CA

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INTERMEDIA GROUP, a large US based staffing firm has been retained by a client in Manhattan Beach California to provide candidates for the below listed position.



Type: PERMANENT SALARIED EMPLOYMENT with a preference with CONTRACT to HIRE (6 month contract with a conversion to permanent employee at the end).

Job Function/Purpose:
? Our client is seeking a disciplined Windows System Engineer with excellent Windows systems administration skills and strong background in overall Data Center fundamentals, installations, support & troubleshooting. This Systems Administrator will be responsible for implementing, managing, and monitoring enterprise windows infrastructure on 24/7 basis within a heterogeneous corporate datacenter environment.

? Candidate will be expected to implement and maintain operating systems software builds and/or software/hardware product solutions for optimum performance, stability, reliability, security, etc.

? Install, configure and harden new and existing Windows servers and desktops along with other supporting Microsoft products / technologies and related third party applications.

? Participate in the design, configuration, and management of Active Directory Infrastructure including deployment of group policy and group policy preferences.

? Perform system replications/cloning, system migrations, systems upgrade planning, implementation of change management procedures.

? Provide high security and patch update analysis and deployment.

? Manage system security including Group Policies, virus management, and enforcement of system access policies.

? Responsible for overall health, high availability, maintenance, and documentation of systems for monitoring equipment and environmental conditions for malfunctions, failures and performance degradation.

? Initiate and manage corrective actions on problems to resolution, including events/system logging and performance monitoring on supported systems and software applications.

? Develop automated and manual maintenance and monitoring processes to ensure server performance and 24/7 availability of servers and server solutions.

? Document maintenance procedures for implementation by first-level support.

? Work off hours periodically to accommodate maintenance and minimize downtime windows; perform on-call duties periodically.

? Assist in architecting, planning, implementation and project management of Microsoft and third party server solutions.

? Some travel will be required to support remote productions.

? Expertise and significant system administration experience with multiple versions of Windows Server - all versions of windows server 2003 and windows server 2008 a must-- and Microsoft server products, including: MS Exchange, MS SQL, MS Sharepoint, MS Info Path, MS SCOM, MS WUS, MS System Center, MS IIS, etc.

? Experience in the design, implementation, and maintenance of Active Directory.

? Must possess expert file server skill set with the ability to design, provision, and permission file shares, create appropriate security groups, and maintain these shares and groups on a 24/7 basis.

? Extensive experience building, supporting, and troubleshooting mid-scale deployments (15+ servers) and multi-tier, high-volume, production server installations based on Intel/AMD server hardware.

? Experience with backups using Veritas Net Backup; proficient in system backups and restores/recoveries from tapes.

? Perform recovery tasks necessary to reestablish normal operations following hardware failure, software failure and environmental abnormalities.

? Experience in Enterprise-wide OS/Systems installations and Upgrades.

? Advanced systems programming skills (VB script,PERL, Shell, etc.) a plus.

? Excellent project management, project planning, project implementations skills a must.

? Excellent architecture, systems, hardware, and software problem solving & troubleshooting capabilities.

? Installation, configuration, racking, maintenance, monitoring, networking, hardening, and support data center of enterprise class windows servers (HP, Dell), data storage Hitachi/EMC/HP, SAN/NAS/DAS hardware and software, workstations, desktops and software.

? Must possess a strong understanding of DNS, WINS, TCP/IP protocols.

? Expertise in planning, design, documenting and supporting high-availability, data replication, business continuity, fail-over, fail-back using Cluster Server solutions in SAN/NAS environments including disaster recovery and off site media storage implementations and support.

? Skills and Experience maintaining production environments with zero or very minimal downtime

? Experience supporting 7x24 production, test and development environments, ability providing on-call, evening, and weekend support.

? Experience in developing and implementation of policies and maintenance procedures, support documentation, with change control processes, service level agreements and incident/problem management software.

? Current Microsoft certifications are a plus.

Education and Work Experience:
? Must possess BS degree (or equivalent experience) in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related discipline with a minimum 7+ ears related experience performing system administration.

If you are interested in pursuing this opportunity, please respond back and include the following:

o Full MS WORD Resume

o Current and required compensation

o Current contact information

o Availability

Upon receipt, one of our managers will contact you to discuss the position in full detail.

Jason Denmark

Managing Director


180 Varick Street

New York, NY 10014

Voice: 212-248-0100


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