A leading computer and network services provider, located east of Pittsburgh, is seeking a Services Administrator.
Responsible for helping administer our Network Operations Center (NOC) services to our monitored clients.
Configuring, updating and assigning monitoring sets, reviewing alerts, responding to alerts from pro-active monitoring.
Deploying and configuring agent software on servers, desktops and laptops for clients, removing agent software from computers being retired, managing machine groups and user accounts.
Watch for availability of newly released patches/updates, installation of all third party patches and updates to client environment • Scheduling auditing of hardware and software.
Deploying and configuring antivirus software to servers, desktops and laptops, monitoring antivirus status, working with our clients, Service Desk staff and Technical staff to troubleshoot virus related issues and to perform virus/spyware/malware remediation work.
Creating reports - for routine use and for automated monthly reports, creating reports - for one-time, ad-hoc situations, scheduling and configuring periodic reports for delivery to clients, review monthly automated reports for accuracy and confirm delivery.
Minimum of an Associate’s Degree along with a 2+ years of related technical skills and experience including hands-on experience with the support of a variety of Microsoft-based networks for small and mid-size businesses.
Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong multi-tasking and time management skills,
Previous training and hands-on experience with Microsoft Windows Server 2003/2008/2012 and Windows XP/Vista/7/8 operating systems is required.
Must also have experience with: Network Administration, Group Policies, Microsoft Exchange Server, Tape Backup Software, Cloud Based, Disk to Disk and Hardware Based Backups, Network-Based Antivirus Solutions, Anti-Spam Software, Symantec Backup Exec, Symantec Backup Exec System Recovery (BESR), Symantec Antivirus Corporate Edition, Symantec Endpoint Protection, Firewall Appliances and Remote Access (VPNs, OWA, Smartphones).
Specific experience with the following is desired: Microsoft Small Business Server 2003, 2008 and 2011, Terminal Services, Wireless Access Points, Watchguard and SonicWALL Firewall appliances,, User Account Administration, Computer Account Administration, Security and Permissions, Barracuda, Unitrends, GFI and Cisco appliances.
Additional Salary Information: Compensation commensurate on experience.
JH Technical Services, Inc. / JH Staffing Services was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA. JH has become one of the area’s fastest growing and most respected staffing firms, and is focused on assisting both clients and candidates throughout the tri-state area. We offer contract, contract to hire, and permanent placement options. The industries that we specialize in include t...he following: Engineering, Architecture, Information Technology, Construction, Energy, Manufacturing, and Professional/Office. The Right Recruiter. The Right Measurements. The Right Candidates.