Systems Administrator

With Ambient Consulting in Minneapolis MN US

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Posted on May 15, 2019

About this job

Job type: Full-time
Role: System Administrator


sql, networking, sysadmin

Job description

Ambient Consulting works with both W2 hourly and independent 1099 consultants.  For W2 hourly, Ambient offers a comprehensive benefits package including: medical, dental, 401k, short term and long term disability.

When Ambient Consulting was founded in 2001, we started with a simple idea: placing talented consultants to work in collaboration with our distinguished Clients.  We have continued to hire accomplished individuals and foster relationships with technology leaders at companies located in Minnesota, consistently ranking us in the Top 12 Largest IT Consulting Firms in the Twin Cities by The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal.

Today, Ambient provides resources for both supplemental staffing and project needs in the following competencies: • Business Systems Consulting • Application Solutions • Quality Assurance and Testing • Digital/Creative • Information Management • Infrastructure

Working with multiple Fortune 500 companies across a variety of industries, Ambient has the ability to find the right cultural fit, no matter the skillset. Ambient’s Clients include the following industries:

• Retail

• Medical/Healthcare

• Transportation

• Marketing

• Agriculture

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Systems Administrator

Downtown Minneapolis

Direct Hire (FTE)

Need a Jack of all trades, Cisco is least imp.

MS shop

Networking: cisco routers and switches

Director likes to keep hands on with routing.

Infra: hyperV, VMware, familiar with vmware

Back end storage: cdot, SAN like EMC, sonology, PUR (?), fiber channel, SCOE – if familiar with enterprise class storage

MS exchange, O365, Azure, AD

Citrix desktop, VDI would be transferable bc would know their zendesktops


VMware (configure/how it works), hyperV

5+ years experience (doesn’t want help desk person getting into engineering)


Powershell scripting / automated processes

SOLR monitoring (nadios?)


Know vLan, basic networking


O365 stronger nice to have than SQL


Relativity law firm software experience

Security background


Culture fit – good problem solver, eager to learn, yellow still important in personalysis (light travel – under 10% to sites- 3 trips/year up to 1 week at a time)

perK: MSCE within 6 mo of employment if don’t have already (need to be more current than 2003); firm covers training

FYI Once hired, candidate will need to get through risk management process based on thorough background check (disclose stocks etc)

Great 7.5% profit sharing after 1 year employment

Core hours – (7.5 hr days); flex bc offices on west and east coast; 7-3 or 9-5 give or take. No work from home as of now

Enjoys hanging out with coworkers, surrounded by smart people

On call every 4-6 weeks

Start 4 weeks PTO, up to 7 weeks over time

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