Senior Systems Administrator
ER Associates - Rochester, NY

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ER Associates has partnered with a dynamic Rochester based company in recruiting for a Senior Systems Administrator.

The Senior Systems Administration is responsible for monitoring and working help desk tickets, setting up and maintaining servers, networks and websites. This position is also responsible for being on call during non-office hours to troubleshoot and fix issues.

Essential Functions:
Immediate over sight of employees while performing the same or directly related work most of the time.
Answer technical queries and provide technical support to end users. Add, remove, or update user account information, reset passwords, etc. if applicable. Work tickets that come into the Help Desk.
Knowledge of F5 BIG-IP, EMC NAS/SAN, Cisco networking, IIS Websense, VMWare, Imaging software, server configurations and installs. Troubleshooting SQL Server.
Review and respond to daily emails regarding technical issues that need to be worked on.
Perform system backups. Troubleshoot any reported problems or issues.
Assist other IT staff with troubleshooting technical issues.

Must be self-motivated and detail oriented.
Must have the ability to multi-task and manage multiple open issues.
Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Must possess strong problem solving skills and troubleshooting capability.
Ability to facilitate communication between departments.
Ability to operate effectively under pressure.
Ability to think outside of the box with creativity and intelligence when offering assistance or suggestions to customers on accomplishing desired functionality with limited tools.
Must possess advanced knowledge of computer security.
Flexibility to be on call every other week.

Advanced Skills:
Laptop/PC, M Networking Equipment, Linux OS, Windows OS, Mac OS, Printers, Servers, and Desktops
Cisco ASA / Maintain / Configuration / VLAN / VPN
Cisco Switches / VLAN / Port configuration / Setup / Troubleshooting
F5 Knowledge
VMware / Build / Configure / Snapshots / Cloning / Networking
Active Directory / Create / Delete / Knowledge of multiple sites
Windows Server 2003 -2012 / Setup / Maintain
IIS 6/7 / Creating Sites / Troubleshooting issues
Linux Administration / Centos / Fedora
Exchange 2007
Ticketing Systems

Requirements & Qualifications:
2 years degree desired.
3-5 years of related work experience

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