Kforce Systems Administrator in Hollywood, Florida

Kforce has a client seeking a System Administrator in Hollywood, Florida (FL).Responsibilities:

  • Works under the direction of the Director of Infrastructure Architecture

  • Plans and schedules work to meet assignments

  • Meets formally or informally with the manager or designated Senior staff to discuss status, ask for assistance on intractable problems, and to review accomplishments

  • Assists the system administrator in providing third level support to enterprise

  • Assists the enterprise system, systems assurance, application development, and operations services in developing, implementing, and maintaining the technology infrastructure

  • Accepts complete technical responsibility for equipment and assigned technologies

  • Makes evaluations and recommendations

  • Assists in the analysis, design and development of new technology

  • Documents design, implementation and final configuration findings for both new and existing techniques and equipment

  • Analyzes problems, studies technical literature and existing technology

  • Escalates intractable problems to vendors and / or Senior Manager for resolution

  • Develops monitoring systems used to manage global infrastructure

  • Maintains a current understanding of strategic product mix and vendor selections

  • Opens up problem reporting tickets and accurately uses all problem tracking software systems

  • Must be able to use common hand tools and electronic test equipment to troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair issues with computers, peripherals, and computer software

  • Work with members of the Technical Staff and Management in a fast-paced environment to identify, isolate and resolve hardware and software issues during testing

  • Maintain technical documentation for all systems

  • Analyzes business needs and makes appropriate application software modifications

  • Tests application software upgrades to ensure accuracy of changes; Proper SharePoint system maintenance, availability and performance

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field with a CCIE certification; A Bachelor's degree in Information Systems or equivalent training and experience is preferred

  • Must have 5 - 8 years relevant application and/or IT operations experience

  • Experience with high-availability design (failover systems and data replication)

  • Hands-on software and hardware troubleshooting experience

  • Proven relevant experience with Microsoft SharePoint

  • Requires well developed written and verbal communications skills

  • Must be able to travel to remote sites as may be required in support of operations

  • Must be fluent in the English language

  • Must comply with internal controls

  • Must exhibit well-developed verbal and written communications skills

The following are a must:

  • Microsoft SharePoint

The following are a plus:

  • Microsoft Exchange

  • Microsoft Lync

  • Microsoft Server and Active Directory

  • VMware Virtualization

  • Microsoft Project

  • HP Blade System

  • 3PAR SAN

  • Cisco Networks

  • Aruba Networks

  • Palo Alto Networks

  • F5 Networks

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Years