System Administrator 37564

Company: CompuScienceIT, LLC
Location: St Louis, Mo
Status: Contract
Salary: Market Sr
Close Date: 12 Months +

Job Description:

Title: System Administrator

Shifts for the 3 opening are following. Please list the shift they are being submitted to under their name at the top of the resume.

Friday-Monday, 6am to 5pm
Wednesday-Saturday, 9pm to 8am
Sunday-Wednesday, 2pm to 1am.
I added this note to chat on 10/31:
Update from the HM: When the candidates are being brought in for their technical interviews they are unable to back up the skills they are stating they have on their resumes. Please do what you can to vet your candidates better.

Local candidates
Bachelors degree
2+3 years exp with the following:
Linux/UNIX Admin
Windows Admin
VMWare Admin

Does this Position allow for virtual / remote work?: No
What other locations would you consider for this position to be located? St. Louis only

Assignment Duration: 6 months +

Is your position only contract at this time, or is it temp-to-hire (Right-to-Hire) for the right fit and if business permits)?: 6 month RTH

If the position is Right-to-Hire, can your Budget afford to cover a sponsorship if it is required when a contractor converts to a permanent employee? No

Is this posting a required Department of Defense (DoD) need? Does it need to be billed towards a DoD project? No

Will you consider non-local candidates willing to relocate at their own expense?: No

Describe your Interview Process: (Do you plan on conducting interviews (phone or in-person, or both)?: Over the phone initial interview, then in-person office technical interview (if initial phone interview goes well).

If you are conducting face-to-face interviews, are you willing to interview non-local candidates via teleconference in lieu of face-to-face?: No

List 3-5 Required Skills: Excellent Linux/UNIX administration, Windows administration, and VMware administration

In search of a positive, coachable, reliable, solutions oriented System Administrator. Under general supervision, the System Administrator has primary responsibilities as the first point of contact for core server infrastructure. The System Administrator will work to resolve and satisfy incidents and requests, or route and escalate as necessary to ensure resolution with high customer satisfaction. The SA will assist with change tickets during and after business hours.
Respond to multiple channels of contact, including phone, email, instant messaging, monitoring and event management alerts, and portal submission of tickets to the IT service management tool.
Ensure request, incident, problem, and change tickets are accurate and complete, from creation to closure. This is includes maintaining communications with all stakeholders to achieve high level of customer satisfaction.
Resolve problems by gathering information, determining the customers’ needs, and conducting research to find a correct solution.
Follow established processes / standards and identify / propose improvements as necessary.
Assist in developing technical documentation to improve training and service delivery.
Provide after hours and on-call support as needed.
Maintain a high-level knowledge of server infrastructure.
Minimum Qualifications
Customer service focused with the ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language.
Highly self-motivated and self-directed, with keen attention to detail.
Proven analytical and creative problem solving abilities.
Able to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
Able to work independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
Excellent systems troubleshooting skills.
Excellent understanding of virtual and physical infrastructure environments.
Excellent understanding of networking connectivity (DNS, DHCP, TCP/IP, wired and wireless infrastructure).
Excellent understanding of storage administration.
Excellent Linux/Unix administration skills.
Excellent Windows administration skills.
Excellent VMware administration skills.
Excellent scripting skills using PowerShell.
Outstanding problem solving, partner management and communication skills (verbal and written).

Effective verbal and written communication skills.
Bachelor’s degree.
3+ years’ experience.
Preferred Qualifications
Experience with AIX or HP/UX.
Experience with Service Now.
Experience with Ansible.
5+ years’ experience.
Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) or Engineer (RHCSE).

Contact Information:
Job Code: 37564 - STL

Jim Jennings 636-484-6869

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