Windows Server Administrator (Contract)

With Elan Partners in Dallas TX US

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Posted on February 27, 2019

About this job

Job type: Full-time
Role: System Administrator


windows, sysadmin, sql-server

Job description

Title – Windows Server Administrator (Contract)

Our client, located near 75/Walnut Hill, is looking for a Windows server ace for a 3+ month contract to help manage their production Windows clusters. The ideal candidate will be proficient in supporting Windows Server, IIS, and various SAN technologies in a multi-data center environment. Experience with WSUS and Active Directory administration is essential.

Required Skills & Experience

  • 8+ years’ server administration experience in production-facing Microsoft environments.
  • Experience with WSUS, physical clusters, VMWare ESXi, SAN, NAS, and Windows 2008/2012 servers.
  • Experience in developing and implementing secure server policies in Active Directory, based on CIS benchmarks.

Experience in one or more below is a PLUS

  • SQL Server database clustering
  • Hands on storage management experience with HPE 3PAR SANs or Dell Compellent solutions
  • Backup Exec or other enterprise backup solutions.
  • F5 or other load balancer technology.
  • Hands on experience with SSL certificate management.
  • Knowledge of Akamai or other web content caching solutions.
  • Knowledge of network protocols.
  • Strong understanding of IIS7 and above.
  • Managing environments that are PCI or SOX compliant.
  • AWS
  • Ability to automate certain tasks with PowerShell
  • AutoTask
  • Managing Linux servers

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