System Administrator (Contractor )
Gazillion Entertainment develops massively-multiplayer online gamed based on Marvel’s universe of more than 8,000 characters, including icons like Iron Man, Captain America, Hulk and Spider-Man. In addition to the currently live Marvel Super Hero Squad Online, Gazillion will be launching the highly anticipated Marvel Heroes MMO. Marvel is a free to play MMO Action RPG created by David Brevik, the visionary behind Diablo. Marvel Heroes will bring AAA production values to a free to play game.
Management and support for production and development of Windows 2003/2008 Servers, RedHat/CentOS Servers, Exchange 2003, Altigen VOIP phone system
Hardware/Software support for Windows and Mac based desktops, laptops, printers, and peripherals
Participate in capacity planning for the corporate IT infrastructure
Management of corporate backup strategies
Active Directory management, deployment, planning, and integration
Documentation of server, network, and IT department’s policy and procedures and processes
Management and monitoring of anti-virus, patch management, and backup solutions and strategies
Network infrastructure support, including LAN, WAN, security, and VPN
Maintain accurate and up-to-date inventory records of hardware and software
BA or BS in Computer Information Systems or equivalent work experience
2-3 years of demonstrable Windows Server experience in a Systems Administrator capacity highly desired.
1 year of Linux Administration experience in a Systems Administrator capacity desirable, but not required.
Exceptional knowledge and experience with Windows Server 2003, 2008, Exchange 2003, Windows 7, and Active Directory
Experience with Exchange to Google Apps for Business migration a plus
Great customer service and technical skills; ability to work in a dynamic, often fast paced environment
Strong interpersonal and organizational skills while working within a team environment
Excellent customer service attitude and commitment to end-user support.
Exceptional verbal and written communications skills
Problem solving and troubleshooting ability with keen attention to detail
Strong knowledge of Windows based server systems as well as PC hardware installation, configuration, performance tuning, capacity planning, and scaling
Experience with Microsoft Office suite and general office applications (experience with game development software strongly desired.)
Windows Shell Scripting, batch scripting skills a plus but not required
Networking technologies such as TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, VPN, SSL
Experience with disk storage technologies such as RAID, DAS, NAS, SAN
Experience with Symantec Backup Exec 2010/2012 desired
Must be able to lift computer equipment up to 50 lbs.
This is a contract position.