Job Description :
Systems Administrator for the State of Georgia
Location: Atlanta GA
Duration: 6+ Months
Client: GA SBWC

Manage servers, including e-mail (Exchange DAG cluster and Exchange 365), file/print, virtual servers (VMWare), database servers (Oracle and MS SQL), and backup servers (Avamar), and their associated operating systems (Windows and Linux)
Manage security concerning Operating system solutions by following industry standard best practices under the guidance of the Georgia Technology Authority.
Install, configure, maintain, and troubleshoot moderately complex application server hardware, software, and peripheral devices.
Administer all equipment, hardware, and software upgrades.
Perform moderately complex server design and capacity planning.
Conduct research on server/datacenter products, services, protocols, and standards in support of network procurement and application development efforts.
Interact and negotiate with vendors, outsourcers, and contractors to secure network products and services.
Develop, implement, and maintain policies, procedures and associated training plans for network resource administration, appropriate use, and disaster recovery.
Practice network asset management, including maintenance of network component inventory and related documentation and technical specifications information.
Administer and maintain end user accounts, permissions, and access rights.
Perform server and security audits.
Perform system backups and recovery.
Monitor and test network performance and provide network performance statistics and reports.
Recommend, schedule, and perform network improvements, upgrades, and repairs.
Assist in completion of special projects on as needed basis.

Client : State of Georgia