Title: Windows OS Specialist
Duration – Contract to Hire
Location – Memphis, TN

Job Description:

Need Computer System Administrators with Windows Server experience to assist with implementing and supporting Windows Server and server based applications, upgrading server operating systems to the latest supported version, VMware system deployment, patch management and system administration and overall system support activities.

  • ​Server hardware installation and system replacements (racking hardware and OS installation)
  • Patch, configuration and security management duties
  • Server anti-virus management, system monitoring and threat mitigation/incidence response
  • Server administration and support 
  • Monitor, test, and tune system performance; preserve and provide system log files as needed.
  • Assist with on-going support, project work and other duties as assigned
  • System documentation, system backup and recovery testing
  • Coordinate and collaborate with network engineering, business application, and database administration function to ensure availability, reliability, and scalability of corporate servers to meet business demands
  • Act as project lead in the design and review of new server systems, applications, and hardware; conduct capacity planning as needed.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • ​​Experience with working in multiple server networks with multiple operating systems.
  • Specializing in one or more of the following areas: system administration on Windows Server 2008 through 2016 platforms and Server Virtualization using VMware vSphere v6 and later.
  • Some working experience supporting and working with other server side operating systems.
  • Good hands-on software and hardware troubleshooting experience.
  • Good hands-on performance management and troubleshooting experience.
  • Good working knowledge of current systems software, protocols, and standards, including firewalls and Anti-virus software.
  • Excellent understanding of server virtualization utilizing VMware.
  • Excellent communication skills and documentation skills.


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