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Systems Administrator

Kelly Services
Minneapolis, MN 55431
**Systems Administrator**


**Location:** Bloomington, MN (hybrid remote/onsite)


**Duration:** FTE/Direct Hire


Kelly Technology is currently recruiting for a Windows System Administrator. The ideal candidate will have experience administering and implementing MS Exchange servers and services. Also, prior experience with VMware, Nagios and patching.


The role System Administrators manage complex applications like Microsoft Exchange, understand and manage disk technologies like RAID, NAS, and SAN, and work with domain controllers and switches and routers. The role maintains high standards of professionalism, ethics and customer service and assists in providing high-level technical support regarding security technologies for securing the company network and data.


**Duties**


+ Provides leadership in the administration and implementation of Microsoft Windows Servers including file, print, Terminal Services, Active Directory, DNS, etc.

+ Administers and implements Microsoft Windows Exchange server and other mail services.

+ Administers and implements VMWare virtual machines along with VMWare clustering.

+ Assists with the installation and administration of various Windows software, including RightFax, Adlib (PDF Generator), Freedom Financials, and Remote Desktop Services (RDP).

+ Assists in assessing network and data security threats, recommends mitigations to security risks.

+ Assists in the administration of Print Services on Windows Server and Linux.

+ Assists in the administration and implementation of storage technologies, including NetApp/ SnapShot technology.

+ Assists in the administration of the CommVault backup solution by maintaining a regular systems backup schedule and coordinating offsite storage of backup media.

+ Assists in the administration of patch management of workstations and servers using KACE, WSUS, or similar Windows Server system management tools.

+ Preserves the safety and integrity of all information systems and data while minimizing downtime for critical systems, including maintaining the disaster recovery equipment and documentation.

+ Performs off-hours systems patching and upgrades when necessary.

+ Maximizes the performance of information and communication systems by monitoring performance, optimizing usage, and tuning hardware and software parameters.

+ May assist with administration of VoIP telecommunications software and hardware.

+ Follows company best practices and departmental and team customer service for problem resolution and tracking. Communicates status to customers in a timely manner.

+ Collaborates and provides education and to and/or with various members of the IS team and other business units within the organization. Maintains appropriate interactions with both internal and external customers.


**Requirements**


+ Bachelors degree in computer science, or similar field, OR, Associates degree in IT related field, with three years experience in Windows systems administration.

+ Current certification as a Microsoft Certified Professional, preferred

+ Experience working with virtual machines, preferred.

+ Experience working with Unix/Linux operating systems, preferred.

+ Telecommunications experience, a plus.

+ Working knowledge of Microsoft Exchange 2013 or above highly desirable.

+ Working knowledge of NAS desired.

+ Ability to provide solid levels of system up-time by proactively maintaining systems and security protocols.

+ Ability to follow directions, understand and adhere to team procedures and company best practices.

+ Passion for excellence in customer service, and furthering ones own knowledge.

+ Displays integrity, respect, and confidentiality.

+ Highly organized and accurate with strong attention to detail.

+ Strong documentation abilities with a focus on detail.

+ Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.

+ Understanding of general business concepts.

+ Ability to work independently and within a team environment.

+ Strong troubleshooting and analytical skills.


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


By partnering with Kelly Technology, youll have direct connections to top companies around the globegiving you the chance to put your tech skills to work on some of todays most intriguing, innovative, and high-visibility projects. In a world where change is the only constant, our unparalleled connections and IT market expertise help you take your skills exactly where you want to go. Were here to help you gain experience, keep learning, and move your career forward.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.

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Posted: 2021-08-23 Expires: 2021-09-23

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