Job Description :
Windows Server Admin
Phoenix
Fulltime

This position requires a strong knowledge of the Windows environment with effective problem solving and communication skills. Successful candidate will possess the skills to build servers in both physical and virtual environments, configure the operating system, and deploy applications servers with minimal guidance. Must have proven ability to maintain focus on task and deliver within schedule.
Enables the technical delivery of a set of projects
Responsible for ensuring that infrastructure solutions adhere to technical standards
Works with Infrastructure Engineers, Lead Project Managers, Business Analysts, Architects and/or vendor partners.
Responsible for the quality of deliverables in terms of the technical design, implementation, testing and adherence to technical compliance standards.
Provides on-call support
Works closely with application teams to define, frame and capture business needs
Researches appropriate technology and product offerings
Participates in the infrastructure design and selection process
Aligns customer needs to the evolution of the platform product roadmap
Oversees the diagnosis and correction of infrastructure problems
Provides internal analysis and support to ensure proper escalation during outages or periods of degraded system performance
Oversees health and well-being of the technical infrastructure
Ensures that all new applications are documented in the documentation repository
Manages turnover of new applications to 24 X 7 support team
Supports the certification and accreditation of infrastructure on customer networks
Provides value-added solutions for business, both tactically and strategically
Leads customers to understand how current or envisioned processes align to industry best practices
Defines processes, documentation and engineering diagrams for technical and operations support
Prioritizes, completes and oversees projects within budgetary and scheduling guidelines
Ensures issues are identified, tracked, reported on and resolved in a timely manner
Provides 24 X 7 escalation support
Maintains currency with Amex standards and industry practices

Skills:
Windows 2003/2008
VMware
ESX
Citrix
Active Directory
GPOs
TCP
DNS
SAN
IIS