Job Description :
VMWare System Administrator for the State of Oregon
Location: Salem OR
Duration: 3+ Months
Client: Marion County

Local Contractors Only – Work to be performed on-site in Salem, Oregon.

General Statement of Duties
The systems administrator will be responsible for maintaining Windows and Linux based servers in a VMWare virtual environment.
They will assist in administering a Microsoft Active Directory environment.
Will be given specific projects and tasks related to the servers and are expected to complete assignments with minimal supervision Coordinates service requests with appropriate IT units and management; and when appropriate, prepares formal written reports and analysis.
The systems administrator will be fluent in industry best practices and standards, and cyber security best practices.
Lead server life cycle efforts. Administer VMWare vSphere virtual environment.
Assist in project to transition data centre to modern network architecture.
Performs diagnostic procedures to determine cause of hardware and software failures.
Works with other department analysts and outside consultants on troubleshooting and resolution for maintaining and improving performance of enterprise systems.

Desired Skills and Experience:
2 years VMWare vSphere 5.5+ Experience
4 years Microsoft Active Directory Servers and Services administration
2 years SAN storage administration
Network experience a plus
Cloud knowledge and experience a plus

Client : State of Oregon