Systems Administrator SpecificMedia
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED DescriptionSpecific Media is leading the next phase of the advertising evolution by being the first to integrate display, video, mobile and IPTV into a single unified platform. We make addressable advertising a reality, working across formats and screens and delivering a comprehensive set of targeting technologies and measurement capabilities. We are the partner of choice for brand advertisers, with a notable Fortune 500 advertiser base and a roster of name brand publisher partners. Specific Media is also the parent company Myspace, VINDICO, and Xumo.
The Systems Administrator ensures the stability, integrity and efficient operation of the in-house information systems that support core organizational functions. This is achieved by monitoring, maintaining, supporting and optimizing all networked software and associated operations systems. The Systems Administrator will apply proven communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills to help identify, communicate and resolve issues in order to maximize the benefit of IT systems investments.The primary activities of the position include administering and supporting the following core services: Active Directory, Windows Servers, VMWare infrastructure, and Google Apps for Business.The Systems Administrator has daily contact with all levels of employees within the IT department for purposes of carrying out technical work assignments. Has regular contact with employees of all levels for the purpose of coordinating technical tasks and projects.
Install, configure and maintain software on multiple platforms (Active Directory, Windows Servers, VMWare infrastructure, Exchange 2010 / Lync 2013, and Google Apps for Business)
Provides support in the design and implementation of a global Internet and local telecommunication systems. Projects could include configuration of
connections, research and implement of new technologies using Best Practices
Provides Hardware & Software support to both end users and IT staff. May include and not limited to: adding new peripheral devices (printers, external
media devices) into existing systems, monitor and tune systems to achieve optimum level of performance
Analyses and tests problems, and develops solutions for issues that cannot be resolved by support staff. Performs bench testing of hardware and software.
Involves contact with software and hardware vendors
Performs advanced level troubleshooting to network usage and computer peripherals
Interface with internal departments (systems engineering, IT, sales & marketing, security, finance, HR, etc?)
Researches and plans the implementation of new technologies as they become available
Serve as the backup to other System Administrators and System Engineers to provide technical advice and support for all network equipment
Performs general systems maintenance, backups & recovery, documentation, user trainings
Track IT inventories, uphold maintenance histories
A typical day will involve performing routine maintenance tasks (log analysis, system monitoring, etc.), providing escalated support to the Service Desk
technicians, and performing technical project tasks
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS:
5+ years of experience in IT Administration and IT Helpdesk role
Strong knowledge of Microsoft Operating Systems, Group Policy, Active Directory, and DNS is a must
Understanding of SOX auditing process is a must
Understanding of core services such as Active Directory, DNS, DHCP is a must
Working knowledge of VMware is a must
Working knowledge of messaging systems such as Exchange 2010 and Lync 2013 is a must
Understanding of storage SAN technologies is a plus
Knowledge of Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity best practices and their application
Exposure to VOIP technology and practical application
High degree of organization and attention to detail
Ability to work well both in teams and independently
Hours of work may vary dependent upon the global nature of the business. Must be available by phone and email after hours in case of an emergency.
Disk Imaging, Microsoft Office applications, Antivirus, Adobe. Mac experience is a plus
Experience in configuring Cisco networking equipment is a plus
Bachelor?s degree in Computer Science, MIS, or related field (or equivalent work experience). Microsoft and VMware certifications highly desirable.
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