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Senior Network Administrator in Hyattsville, MD at MV Transportation

Date Posted: 11/18/2018

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Job Description

Proposed Future Job Description:

  • Oversees and implements the installation, configuration, testing, and maintenance of Microsoft server operating systems.
  • Maintains high levels of system availability and optimal performance by monitoring the server environment and addresses performance and availability issues as they arise.
  • Installs and configures new servers to handle expanding system workloads or to service new applications. Partners with application owners and vendors to patch or upgrade application software hosted on Windows servers.
  • Performs regular maintenance, patch management, and software updates to maintain appropriate levels of server security.
  • Documents instructional procedures and configurations regarding system builds and support processes.
  • Performs project, and capacity planning. This can include identifying projects, developing project tasks and timelines, estimating future capacity requirements, obtaining budgetary quotes, and determining inter-operability requirements for hardware and software.
  • Analyzes system logs to proactively identify and address potential issues before they impact processing.
  • Performs routine system hardware and software audits. Evaluates and provides recommendations for new hardware and software technology.
  • Develops scripts and implements processes to automate routine tasks to proactively maintain a healthy server environment.
  • Can independently handle C-level customer interaction. Ability to deliverables and milestones. Execute at a high level.


7+ years of combined experience in the following skill sets…

  • Windows server systems administration - Windows Server 2008 R2, 2012 R2, 2016
  • Experience working with and supporting Active Directory - including DFS, GPOs, DNS, DHCP, etc.
  • Familiarity with Windows SQL 2008 R2, 2012 R2
  • Hands on experience with IBM Tivoli Storage Manager.
  • VMWare ESX 6.5 management experience
  • Hands on experience patching with BigFix 9.5
  • Hands on experience with Citrix XenApp administration - 7.6 and up (Machine/Application Catalogs, Server/Desktop OS grouping)
  • Ability to create network diagrams.
  • Hands on experience using PowerShell to automate routine processes.
  • Working in a 24x7x365 environment where 99.99% uptime is the expectation

PREFERRED (but not required)

  • Experience with Trapeze v14, v17 transit management software is a strong plus.
  • Utilize PowerShell scripting for custom utilities, system monitoring and reporting
  • Experience with Windows Clustering.
  • Professional Certifications such as MCSA or MCSE
  • Project Management Experience.

Job Requirements

Senior Network Administrator