Cypress Employment has a client in Mobile, looking for a IT Systems Admin

Essential duties and responsibilities:

Running various core infrastructure services
Maintain network monitoring and alert systems.
Write scripts and utilities as required for supporting servers.
Configure and maintain campus area network, including core switch/routers.
Provide expertise for hardware configuration and software purchases.
Configure and maintain Windows Remote Desktop Services
Configure and maintain Windows Office 365 platform.
Provide desktop user support.
Occasional after hours or weekend work will be required for special projects or emergency outages.
Other duties as assigned.
Education and/or Experience:

Bachelor’s degree or 10 years of related experience with 5 years as System Administrator.
Other skills and abilities:

CS, MIS degree or equivalent IT work experience.
Maintain and administer server platforms and related computing environments including cloud and on premise virtual and physical server hardware, operating systems, applications software and all configurations.
Diagnose, troubleshoot, and resolve: hardware, software or other network and system problems, and replace defective components when necessary.
Use AD tools, DNS, DHCP, OU & Group policies.
Coordinate and implement server and systems security measures to protect data, software and hardware.
Development processes to automate repetitive tasks within the team.
Lifecycle and Asset management – tracking and identification of all team supported hardware and software.
Participate in some Weekend On-Call rotation for upgrades.
5 years of experience supporting and tuning Virtual Infrastructures
5 years of experience supporting and tuning server hardware platforms such as: Cisco UCS, WatchGuard, Dell, HP & SAN systems
3-5 years of experience using patch management solution such as Microsoft WSUS
2+ years of experience supporting cloud infrastructures such as: Azure, AWS
2+ years of experience supporting and tuning administration software and tools such as: AV management software, IDS
10 years’ experience with general helpdesk and server support
Scripting Languages – PowerShell, PowerCLI, SQL
Network and routing
Administration Software and Tools: VPN technologies, Backup and restore technologies, Office 365 Administration, HP iLo, Hyper-V, Microsoft TFS
Operating Systems: Microsoft Windows, Linux
Messaging and Collaboration: Office 365, Teams
Application Virtualization: Hyper-V
Load Balancing: Clustering, Connection Broker
Familiarity with project management techniques and methodologies such as waterfall and SCRUM.  Information security best practices, CISSP encouraged.
Management of SAN systems
Physical Demands

Physical demands with activity or condition for a considerable amount of time include sitting and typing/keyboarding using a computer (e.g., keyboard, mouse, and monitor).
Physical demands with activity or condition may include occasional to rare amount of time include walking, bending, reaching, standing, and stooping.