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Windows System administrator (1416 views)

Hartford, CT
October 20, 2020

***** Direct Client Requirement*****                     

Title                      : Windows System administrator

Location              : Hartford, CT

Rate                     : DOE /If your experience and skills match call us immediately for submission

Duration              : 12+ Months

Interview Type   : Skype or Phone

Work Status       : Successful applicants must be legally authorized to work in the U.S.

Job Type              : C2C,C2H, W2

Experience         :  5+ YEARS

Prefer W2           : U S C/ G C /H1B Transfer/OPT/CPT/H4 EAD and other US work authorization are accepted

6-8 yrs exp Troubleshooting, repair, construction or support of hardware, networking, and software system. Knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures. Experience with one or more commercial infrastructure products. Tactical and strategic technology planning. May have advanced subject-matter expertise in one or more commercial infrastructure products. Has advanced knowledge of concepts, practices, and procedures and is able to assist the PE in improving its practices. Is able to complete assignments and exercise a certain degree of creativity and latitude when unexpected situation arise. At advanced levels is expected to assist with tactical and strategic technology planning.

    • Infrastructure Resource Requirements
      • Administration of agency’s EMC SAN environment consisting of a Dell/EMC Unity 550F device with 44 hosts connected via two (2) Cisco MDS 9506 fabric switches for redundancy; responsibilities include:
        • Plan/support/design (future needs; capacity planning)
        • Host connectivity (physical – as hosts are connected to SAN)
        • Creating zones/aliases (logical on Fabric Switches to connect SAN to host)
        • Consistency group and LUN creation/provisioning (on SAN, assigning storage to hosts)
        • Vendor interaction (meetings; hardware purchases and refresh planning)
        • Monitoring all servers and devices involved in DOLs processing systems
        • Troubleshooting/Resolving problems in a timely manner, including after-hour issues
        • Cisco Fabric Channel switch configuration
        • Create Visio diagrams, SOPs, and Change control documentation as needed for projects.
      • Administration of agency’s Windows server environment (2000 – 2019), which consists of Dell blade and rack servers (75 servers) and Microsoft Hyper-V environment consisting of over one hundred (150) virtual machines; duties include:
        • Planning for new servers
        • Virtualization of existing physical servers
        • Creating specifications, procuring and implementing new hardware and software(dealing with vendors, getting quotes, etc.)
        • Monitoring all DOL application processes (web/application services) for proper functionality using a tool such as PRTG (Paessler Router Traffic Grapher) and Windows System Monitor.
        • Configuration of server operating systems including configuring and support of roles and features such as:
          • Hyper-V virtualization
          • Failover Clustering (Hyper-V Cluster environment configuration)
          • Network Load Balancing
          • WSUS (Windows Server Update Services) implementation & configuration
          • IIS/Web Services installation and management, including certificate installation and management
          • Migrating proprietary applications to new server environments
          • Print services (support existing; deployed new print server; migration in the process)
          • MS-SQL installation and configuration in a clustered environment
      • System administration to support developers for the agency mission-critical and non-mission-critical server applications. Systems are on modern and legacy applications in Sandbox, Development, UAT, and Production environments. Duties include:
        • o Assist in infrastructure design to determine server, storage, and configuration requirements
        • o Deploying servers (physical and virtual) as determined or requested for a specific application or role/function
        • o Configuration of application both from a prerequisite (needed server OS roles/features) and within the application as required per request/change control
        • o Initial/upgrade installations applications in UAT, Prod, and sometimes Dev environments (as requested or if production part of change control)
        • o Assist Troubleshooting with other supporting staff (Developer, SQL DBA, or Tech support) complex application processes.


      • Other related activities include:
        • o Active Directory OU administration IE: Managing AD administrative accounts for server access
        • o PowerShell Scripting
        • o Group Policy Management
        • o PaperCut/Toshiba MFD support (deployments, configuration; modification/support as needed)
        • o IRS Safeguard Audits
        • o Technical consultations with other staff
        • o EDMS maintenance and configuration (Electronic Document Management System)
        • o Familiarity with Secure FTP technologies – IE: Secure Transport and CrushFTP
        • o Familiarity with server backup technologies IE: Arcserve and Dell DP4400 Avamar backup technologies


Qualification                                                              Competency

Active Directory                                                          Advanced

Backup and recovery                                                 Advanced

DNS                                                                             Advanced

IIS                                                                                 Advanced

 Integration planning and strategy                              Advanced

Microsoft Internet Information Server (IIS)                   Advanced

MicrosoftOffice                                                             Advanced

 VBScript                                                                       Proficient

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Apply here or Please send to resumes@sohanit.com

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Position Keywords: hardware, networking, and software system.,Hyper-V,UAT Coordination

Pay Rate: DOE/If your experience and skills match call us immediately for submission

Job Duration: 12 Months

% Travel Required: None

Job Posted by: Consulting Services

Job ID: OOJ - 2424

Work Authorization: Successful applicants must be legally authorized to work in the U.S

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