Added Sep 21, 2020 Systems Administrator (21803) Central, IL | Contract Apply

Job Description

The mission of LRS Consulting Services is to deliver outstanding information
technology solutions by providing the best IT consultants available. Clients
depend on us to deal with them honestly and submit only the highest quality
candidates for their projects. What's your mission? If you're looking for a
challenge and want to work with a company that values its consultants, we have
an exciting opportunity for you. We're looking for an experienced Systems
Administrator to help our client. This client offers the opportunity of working
on a three to six-month contract to hire engagement. . To apply, Visit us online at LRS is an equal
opportunity employer. Applicants for employment will receive consideration
without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, creed, national
origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual
orientation, genetic information, or citizenship status.

• Responsible for the maintenance, configuration, and reliable operation of computer systems, network servers, and virtualization
• Install and upgrade computer components and software, manage virtual servers, and integrate automation processes
• Troubleshoot hardware and software errors by running diagnostics, documenting problems and resolutions, prioritizing problems, and assessing impact of issues
• Provide documentation and technical specifications to IT staff for planning and implementing new or upgrades of IT infrastructure
• Perform or delegate regular backup operations and implement appropriate processes for data protection, disaster recovery, and failover procedures
• Responsible for capacity, storage planning, and database performance
• Manage Certificate Infrastructure
• On-going projects as assigned


• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, System Administration, or a closely related field, or equivalent experience required
• Must have 4+ years of System Administrator experience
• System administration and IT certifications are a plus
• Experience with Active Directory, Group Policy, DNS and managing storage arrays and backups
• Experience with Cisco UCS and networking
• Working knowledge of virtualization, VMWare, or equivalent
• Strong knowledge of systems and networking software, hardware, and networking protocols
• Experience with scripting and automation tools
• A proven track record of developing and implementing IT strategy and plans
• Strong knowledge of implementing and effectively developing helpdesk and IT operations best practices, including expert knowledge of security, storage, data protection, and disaster recovery protocols

Must be able to communicate effectively, both verbally and in
writing, using the English language

Must be legally eligible to work for any
employer in the United States without company sponsorship