Sr. Systems Admin in Dallas, TX at HUNTER Technical Resources

Date Posted: 2/20/2020

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Job Description


Our client in Dallas is looking to add a Sr. Systems Admin to the team.  You will be developing, maintaining, supporting, and optimizing key functional areas, particularly network infrastructure, server infrastructure, data communications, and telecommunications systems. The Sr. Systems Admin  will also manage end-user customer service and direct activities to resolve hardware and software problems in a timely and accurate fashion. Directs and coordinates voice, network and data information systems and staff.

 

POSITION RESPONSIBILITES

− Performs analysis of network needs and contributes to design of network architecture, integration and installation.

− Maintains network hardware and software, including servers, voice, PDA' s, peripherals, network nodes, terminals and wiring.

− Works with consultants to ensure that the computer system platform provides sufficient computing resources to deliver the desired level of business performance.

− Coordinates with other departments in order to understand and meet their requirements.

− Evaluates network hardware and software requirements and capabilities and makes recommendations. Checks systems in order to optimize performance and to initiate recovery action after system failures.

− Establishes budgetary requirements for equipment replacement.

− Establishes and controls systems access and security.

− Provides support to and trains users in local area network administration and usage.

− Monitors customer service and maintains network stability, collects and analyzes network and memory utilization, and installs and tests software upgrades.

− Manages computer operation scheduling, backup, storage and retrieval functions.

− Coordinates third-party maintenance for network hardware, software and telecommunications services.

− Develops or establishes strong relationships with service providers.

− Negotiates and contracts with consultants, technical personnel and vendors for services and products.

− Prepares and maintains documentation of network configurations and cabling layouts. − Develops, maintains and tests disaster recovery plans.

− Trains users in the operations of office productivity applications.

− Performs other non-essential duties as assigned.