Windows System Administrator I

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Windows System Administrator I

  • 498503
  • Savannah, Georgia, United States
  • Network Services
  • Information Technology
  • Full-time
  • Staff

12 Month Salaried Staff FT

As a windows systems administrator, your primary focus will be on the deployment and support of operating systems and servers, development of and adherence to configuration standards, account management, application configuration and distribution, virtual environments, and the integration of external devices in a fast-paced rapidly changing environment. You will maintain, secure, patch, validate, test, and support existing operating system client installations through the university, as well as package, compile, customize, test, and use scripts and end-point management systems to deploy software applications for wide-scale distribution and consumption across all locations. You will provide second-level support for technicians in configuring and troubleshooting devices, access, and software configuration and deployment, and work with procurement, department heads, and end users in order to validate, research and ensure proper software application acquisition, functional requirements, deployment, and licensing for SCAD.

Among other duties, you will monitor and manage accounts (e.g., employee, temporary, role-based, etc.) and documentation for network-connected equipment. You will also coordinate with remote teams from multiple locations, countries, and SCAD locations; review and test network devices; and document projects, customizations, and internal standards as they are implemented.

The successful candidate is analytical and solutions-oriented, with a high level of organization and attention to detail. The candidate must demonstrate familiarity with centralized, directory-based authentication standards, security, and implementation, as well as shell environments and scripting languages or programming experience. Experience with enterprise backup and restoration, as well as the ability to configure, troubleshoot, prep, and use operation system imaging services, is essential. The candidate should also have experience with remote support and troubleshooting of client and server environments.

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field; or equivalent combination of experience and education.

Preferred Qualifications: Two years of experience supporting, monitoring, and troubleshooting operating systems, managing account access rights, configuring operating systems, and an understanding of application deployment, trouble shooting, account management, monitoring software and networking fundamentals

Exposure to shell environments and scripting languages or programming experience

Ability to configure, troubleshoot, prepare and utilize operating system imaging services

Familiarity with centralized directory based authentication standards, security, and implementation

Experience with enterprise backup and restoration

Excellent analytical and organizational skills

Experience remotely supporting and troubleshooting client and server environments

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Work Hours: The university work week is Sunday through Saturday. Most offices are open Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm. In order to accommodate business needs, employees may be assigned to other work days and/or hours, including weekends and evenings.

ADA Tag:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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