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Systems Administrator- Sr. (Shift)

Job Title
Systems Administrator- Sr. (Shift)
Requirement ID
Arnold,  MO
Other Location

The Systems Administrator manages the functionality and efficiency of a group of computers running on one or more operating systems.

Duties include: 

  • Maintain the integrity and security of servers and systems.
  • Set up administrator and service accounts.
  • Maintain system documentation
  • Interact with users and evaluates vendor products.
  • Make recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinates installation and provides backup recovery.
  • Develop and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources.
  • May program in an administrative language.
  • Develop and implements testing strategies and document results.
  • Provide advice and training to end-users.
  • Provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced staff members.
  • Maintain current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.
  • Participate in special projects as required.

Shift is 5:30 AM to 5:30 PM: 3 on, 4 off, 4 on, 3 off, with days of work being Wednesday - Saturday.

Required Skills

Education/Min Years Experience:
• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience
• 5-8 years of directly related experience in systems administration and analysis
• 2-5 years of directly related experience in a network/system administration related support role

• Knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in computer, network and storage system administration and support.
• Knowledge of related hardware and software i.e. Server, Unix/Linux, Cisco, and Microsoft products.
• May require professional certification in one or more specific technologies, depending on job assignment.

Clearance Required:
Active US Government Security Clearance
Optional Skills

• Knowledge of basic networking principles (routing, DNS, etc.) and/or system administration (perfmon, services, software installation, etc.) desired.
• Working knowledge of enterprise monitoring technologies (BMC BEM/SIM/BPPM, HP NNM, CA eHealth, etc.) and ITSM suites (Remedy, Siebel, HP Service Desk, etc.) desired.
• Hands-on experience with one or more of the following technologies strongly desired: 
-Microsoft Exchange (2010 preferred) - recipient administration, server administration, monitoring, break-fix, OWA
-Netbackup - monitoring scheduled backup jobs, restarting backups, executing restores, verification of backup data integrity
-SAN/NAS - monitoring status, basic troubleshooting, space allocation
-Virtualization - monitoring or supporting virtual servers and desktops using Citrix and VMWare
-Imagery libraries and imagery exploitation systems
- Troubleshooting imagery flow, systems interfaces, availability of images and throughput of imagery systems
• Experience in technical operations at DOD agencies

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An Equal Opportunity Employer: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Metronome is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to employees and applicants for employment, to assure that individuals with disabilities enjoy full access to equal employment opportunity (EEO). Metronome shall provide reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of qualified employees and applicants with disabilities, unless Metronome can demonstrate that a particular accommodation would impose an undue hardship on business operations. Applicants requesting a reasonable accommodation may make a request by contacting us.