Information Technology

Employment TYPE

Contract

LOCATION

San Jose, California

DATE POSTED

May 15, 2020

INDUSTRY

Information Technology

POSITION(S)

1

SALARY

Negotiable

Job# J623

Senior Systems Administrator / Storage Engineer / DR Engineer

About The Opportunity

Note: Local and GC or Citizen candidates preferred.

Job Description

    Tasks and Responsibilities:
  • Manages technical changes, verifying testing results, and monitoring technical standards compliance and deployment;
  • Participates in long-term infrastructure administration planning efforts with IT groups;
  • Assists with development of infrastructure administration cost/time estimates;
  • Analyzes data from monitoring activities and define comprehensive, system wide improvements;
  • Actively monitors and publishes the availability plan discussing the ability of the IT infrastructure to meet the availability requirements of the customer;
  • Develops and maintains metrics around the system and institutes a process for continuous improvement; defines and ensures continuous monitoring procedures are set according to the standard procedures and requirements;
  • Assists with the design and may lead execution of backup and disaster recovery plan for IT infrastructure;
  • Monitors production, outputs, and services to help ensure that SLAs/OLAs, and other quality metrics, are being met;
  • Gathers required information for reporting on security issues; analyzes audit trails to detect systematic security violations; makes recommendations to improve security and participates in investigations as needed; and implements security measures needed to address security issues and/or enhance security posture of the infrastructure;
  • Provides technical support and administration for complex IT infrastructure to include support for servers, storage, backup and replication systems, IAM and core IT infrastructure applications;
  • Maintains reliability, performance and availability of IT infrastructure and applications;
  • Develops new alerts and monitoring techniques;
  • Writes reviews and/or maintains technical documentation for production environments;
  • Reports on key systems administrative metrics and key performance indicators (KPIs);
  • Provides coaching/mentoring to team members;
  • Evaluates, develops and implements enhancements to improve the reliability, scalability, sustainability, and availability of the infrastructure environment;
  • Performs software installations and upgrades to IT infrastructure systems and
  • applications; applies server infrastructure system updates, patches, and configuration changes;
  • Troubleshoots problems by analyzing root causes and evaluating solution alternatives;
  • Provides feedback and recommendations on requirements based on health check results;
  • Collects and maintains tracking and configuration documentation and plans;
  • Supports and participates in the formal reporting of project status;
  • Gathers data pertaining to customer needs, and uses the information to identify, predict, interpret, and evaluate system requirements;

Required Skills

    Training and Experience Required: Sufficient education, training, and experience to demonstrate the possession and direct application of the following knowledge and abilities.
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field;
  • Six (6) years of experience installing and supporting infrastructure hardware and software, applications, and operating systems. Three (3) years of this experience must be at the County’s Systems Administrator level.
  • Local California Government experience required
  • OR
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college;
  • Eight (8) years of experience installing and supporting infrastructure hardware and software, applications, and operating systems. Three (3) years of this experience must be at the County’s Systems Administrator level.
  • Local California Government experience required

Duration

6 Months

Please Contact me to discuss the hiring process!

Sushil Singh

Sr. Executive Recruiter
Contact: (310) 929-8421 Ext: 107
Email: sushil.singh@staffactory.com

Hi! My name is Sushil Singh. Helping consultants with getting their desired job is what makes me feel alive. I build a unique relationship with each of my consultants and work on their profile as per their needs. I believe that my consultants are my assets and this motivates me to serve them in an even better manner. Hence, I work towards the success of every consultant I work with.