full-time employee contract
Maintains data files and control procedures for a complex system of networked computers or for a single group of microcomputers linked to a host workstation, or mainframe. Responsible for system security and data integrity. Assigns passwords and monitors use of resources, backs up files as required and responds to management requests for information. Provides technical guidance to lesser-experienced systems administrators.
Employee will perform system administration functions for Windows and Linux-based machines, including maintaining patch updates, create/manage/configure virtual machines (VMWare) and troubleshoot issues. Provide software service support to development and test user community: perform cross-domain file transfers, acquire and maintain software repositories, and issue licenses to entitled users. Proactively perform data transfers of daily Linux mirrors and other software updates. Maintain software asset management database per established standard operating procedures. Perform operational system maintenance tasks such as anti-virus updates, patches, backups and configuration changes. Work with a team to troubleshoot software download and activation problems. Work with task and technical leads to improve the software distribution process.