Job Description :

Role: Server Administrator 

Location: Boston, MA (currently Remote until office building opens)

Rate : DOE


1  Rack and stack experience

2 Powershell scripting for automation

3 Managing on-site premise experience

Job Description

The Server Administrator Level I works in conjunction with the Sr. Systems Administrator and shares responsibility for the specification, selection, installation, configuration, system management, and operation of all server hardware and software for the Client

The Server Administrator Level I works as part of the Information Technology Infrastructure Team to maintain all server-related assets, applications, and services. Client is looking for a self-motivated, results-driven Server Administrator Level 1 to assist the team with maintenance, monitoring, and support of technology infrastructure components, in addition to providing 2nd and 3rd level application and infrastructure support to all business users and internal developers while applying the highest standards of customer service.


Provide leadership in the resolution of technical support issues for client

Maintain, monitor, and troubleshoot physical and virtual server infrastructure

Maintain, monitor, and troubleshoot Windows/Linux server environment

Maintain, monitor, and troubleshoot network-based services: File and Print services, O365 Email, Azure      Active Directory, DHCP/DNS/WINS

Monitor and troubleshoot Dell/EMC Avamar and Data Domain backups.

Provide and maintain documentation of backup processes and retention periods

Provide Tier 2 & 3 support for customers and technical staff

Prepare and maintain written documentation of client’s server and application environments

Work with vendors in the process of troubleshooting escalated incidents

Work with other Server Administrators implementing new computer technologies

Participate in appropriate in-service and workshop programs and attend any required meetings

Interpret and/or discuss information with others, which involves terminology or concepts not familiar to many people; regularly provide advice and recommend actions involving rather complex issues. May resolve problems within established practices

Work with other Server Administrators implementing new server technologies

Work with vendors in the research, development, and implementation of server technologies

Provide and test backup and disaster recovery processes and procedures

Work with department leaders implementing new software and hardware technologies

Develop and provide training, and technical documentation for Support staff members Supervision Exercised

Provide an overview of responsibilities as well as the number and titles of all persons supervised. (Provide a range if numbers can vary.)

Minimum Education and Experience:

Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience of 3-5 years of experience


Hardware: Dell/EMC Unity All Flash Storage, Dell/EMC PowerEdge Servers RecoverPoint Appliances, Data Domain, Cisco MDS Fiber Switches

Software: VMware ESXi 6.x and 7.x, VMware Site Recovery Manager, vCenter, Avamar backups, Active Directory/Azure AD, vRealize Monitoring, O365

Strong understanding of Group Policy, Active Directory, Azure Active Directory, Group Policy and O365

General understanding of cloud technologies – Azure, AWS and GCP

General understanding of networking and routing



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