Job Description :
IDEALFORCE has a CONTRACT position available immediately for a Technical Specialist 3/TS3(Server Engineer Contractor) to join our customer in Columbus, OH. This is an ONSITE position. Please find below additional details about this job. Hiring Manager would like to have all qualified candidates interview face to face. Only LOCAL CANDIDATES are considered for this role.

Summary
The Server Engineer Contractor, reporting to the Director, Enterprise IT, is responsible for Active
Directory, virtual server, and application migration support tasks in a collaborative fashion with other
infrastructure engineers and clint technical contacts.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
To perform this job successfully, candidates must be able to perform each essential duty and fulfill each responsibility to a satisfactory degree. The essential duties and responsibilities include:
- Utilize forest- and domain-level Active Directory knowledge to plan and execute domain
migration tasks
- Use standard Microsoft tools to migrate user accounts, computer accounts, Group Policy objectand configurations, and more as we collapse 2 trusted domains into an existing primary domain
- Work with VMware and Microsoft tools to build new virtual servers in a vSphere environment
- Assist outside technical experts in the setup and migration of application servers from trusted domain servers onto new VMs joined to the primary domain
- Closely coordinate changes with client infrastructure team members, including using assigned change management tools and methods
- Devise server and Active Directory migration plans, including step-by-step procedures that
minimize downtime and maximize the odds of upgrade success
- Plan Active Directory, Windows Server, and application server migrations and outages in
collaboration with peers, application owners and users
- Build graphical and written network documentation for technical peers; documentation will
cover Active Directory changes, server configurations, and unique application server
configurations
- Actively utilizes incident management system and resolves server- and domain-specific incident escalations
- All other duties as assigned within the scope of vSphere, Active Directory, and Windows
Server support

Qualifications
- The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities expected of
successful candidates.

Education
- Preferred: 2-year (Associates) or 4-year (Bachelors) degree from an accredited college or
university
- Required: High school education and diploma

Work Experience
- Preferred: 8+ years hands-on virtualized Windows Server and Active Directory engineering
and/or senior-level consulting experience in a business or government environment with
specific experience in multi-domain Active Directory operations using Microsoft tools.
- Required: 4+ years hands-on virtualized Windows Server and Active Directory engineering
and/or administration experience in a business or government environment with specific
experience in multi-domain Active Directory operations using Microsoft tools.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
- Preferred: Relevant Windows Server, Active Directory, and VMware engineering certification
(e.g. MCSE, VCP, etc




Additional Information :
- "All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines". - All candidates who are authorized to work in US are encouraged to apply. - Candidates must clear the Background check prior to commencing the assignment. ?



THIRD PARTY CANDIDATES:
Email your candidate/s resume to jb dot resumes at along with the following details: Rate, Current location and Availability.
Disclaimer :
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.