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Senior Systems Administrator (W2, direct hire, no C2C, no sponsorship)

Kelly Services
Houston, TX 77007
**Senior Systems Administrator (W2, direct hire, no C2C, no sponsorship)**

**Overview:** Kelly Services is seeking a motivated, hardworking individual to join our clients team as a Senior Systems Administrator. This is a direct hire role for a well-respected company in the Galleria area, Houston, TX. All candidates must be authorized to work for any employer in the United States and not require visa sponsorship or transfer, now or in the future. Please note, resumes from 3rd parties will not be accepted.

This individual will manager both, on-prem servers and in the cloud infrastructure (Azure). This role will be a primary resource for server configuration, support, maintenance, and monitoring. This is a senior-level role requiring at least 7 years of experience and prior experience managing / leading a team.

**Technical Environment:** Windows Server 2016, Azure, Citrix XenApp, SCOM, SolarWinds, PRTG, etc.

**Qualifications & Required Experience:**

+ Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems or related computer field strongly preferred. Additional 5+ years of relevant experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.

+ No less than 7 years of experience as a System Administrator working with Windows Server 2008/2012/2016 in a medium to large environment (>600 servers).

+ Prior management / leadership / mentoring experience is required.

+ Extensive experience with at least one of the following monitoring platforms (SCOM, PRTG, or SolarWinds)

+ Extensive experience with PowerShell scripting is required.

+ Ability to perform a wide range of system administration duties on Windows Server (2008, 2012, & 2016) including installing software, troubleshooting, maintenance, patching, upgrades, and general support.

+ Advanced knowledge of installations, upgrades and troubleshooting of Windows Server 2008, 2012, 2016 Application, Web, Print and File servers.

+ Experience in deploying or administering Active Directory, GPO, DNS, DHCP and related services is required.

+ Experience with IIS, and SQL Server is highly desirable.

+ Experience in System Center Orchestrator highly desired.

+ Working knowledge of web application security, understanding of vulnerabilities and countermeasures is required.

+ Demonstrated knowledge and experience configuring and maintaining Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop and/or Microsoft Terminal Services environments is preferred.

+ A working knowledge of administering Storage Area Networks is desired.


+ ITIL v3 Foundations


+ Citrix CCA-V

Please note that this is a direct hire role and resumes from third parties will not be accepted. This role does not offer visa sponsorship or transfer, all candidates must be presently authorized to work for any employer in the US and not require future sponsorship.

Apply today for immediate consideration or send your resume directly to


**Why Kelly** **** **?**

With Kelly, youll have direct connections to leading IT organizations in the best companies around
the globeoffering you the chance to work on some of todays most intriguing, innovative and high-
visibility projects. In a field where change is the only constant, our connections and opportunities
will help you take your career exactly where you want to go. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100
companies, and more than 3,000 IT hiring managers turn to us each year to access the best talent:
people like you.

Last year we found 8,000 opportunities for IT professionals. Let us help advance your career

**AboutKelly Services** ****

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,
Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is
committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity
is The Law.


Posted: 2019-08-12 Expires: 2019-09-12

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