Systems Administrator

Richmond, VA

Systems Administrator
Job Code: 873


Summary: The Information Systems Administrator will administer and oversee the implementation, organization, and troubleshooting of the network, hardware, and software systems. This is a direct hire and all candidates must be willing to participate in and pass pre-employment screening including a background investigation, drug screening and driving record.

  • Responsible for configuring, deploying, and administering telecommunications system, end user hardware/software, virtual and physical server systems, and network infrastructure
  • Monitor system health and optimize hardware for performance and reliability
  • Manage AD, DNS, DHCP and group policies
  • Cloud services like AWS or MS 365
  • Ensure hardware assets and software inventories are maintained
  • Assist in the development of knowledge based training for both operations and support staff
  • Recommend updates to current or new hardware/software solutions to enhance our client experience
  • Provide elevated Tier 2 support for escalated service request
  • Participate in on-call rotation
  • Other responsibilities as assigned

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or IT; directly related experience will be considered in lieu of degree
  • 4-6+ years of progressive relevant experience in Information Technology
  • Extensive knowledge in manage a Microsoft environment with direct experience in Active Directory, Exchange, Microsoft System Center, PowerShell, Windows workstation and client operating systems, and Hyper-V
  • Experience Migrating to and Administering Microsoft O365
  • Working knowledge of Android OS and Mobile Device Management
  • Experience with Firewall configurations and Security concepts
  • CCNA or equivalent certification in networking
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

Core Competencies: 

  • Ability to adapt to rapid changes/rapid work environment, manage competing demands
  • Ability to work independently or in a team environment
  • Ability to learn new concepts quickly
  • Attention to detail and excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines
  • Excellent communication and skills (oral and written)

Salary Range:     $70,000 – $92,000

Work Environment and Physical Demands: 

This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities required. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change or new ones may be assigned at any time with or without notice.

This is drug free workplace

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.