Job Description :
System Administrator for the State of Colorado
Location: Denver CO
Duration: 3+ months
Client: OIT
Interview: Web cam or Telephonic

The System Administrator position will provide a high level of technical support for Windows server hardware, operating system and system software on web, application, file and reporting servers. The position also provides technical support for VMWare ESX virtual server environment and server configuration management. Activities:
Plan, evaluate and apply server upgrades, patches and fixes.
Provide support for Windows Active Directory.
Handle server administration, configuration and installation issues with Windows and VMWare vSphere Enterprise servers.
Monitor, analyse and tune the system for performance.
Coordinate service level management and hardware maintenance/ installation.
Troubleshoot hardware, software and network issues. Determine areas requiring maintenance, repairs and upgrades.
Pre-Requisites:
Experience with providing system administration in a Windows Enterprise environment is required.
Working knowledge and experience working with Windows operating systems is required.
Working knowledge and experience working with Windows 2012 operating systems is preferred.
Working knowledge, administration, implementation and configuration of VMWare ESX server and Virtual Centre is required.
Experience in planning, designing, configuring, patching, tuning and troubleshooting servers within these environments is required.
Strong scripting skills is preferred.
Skills:
Scripting
System Administration
Virtual Centre
VMWare ESX Server

Client : State of Colorado