System Administrator in Tucker, GA at MDI Group

Date Posted: 9/7/2018

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Job Description

Direct Hire 

Systems Administrator

Atlanta, GA

Our client has an immediate need for a Systems Administrator for their office in the eastern area of metro Atlanta. This is a direct hire role. As the Systems Administrator, you will be responsible for the overall architecture and day-to-day operations of the GMS IT servers and related infrastructure including core back office applications.


  • Design and implement integrated systems that meet business needs
  • Active Directory Administration and architecture with supporting applications
  • Develop and maintain procedures for hardware and operating system procurement, installation, maintenance, troubleshooting and upgrades
  • Create, maintain and utilize build guides to support standards for all internal and hosted servers
  • Document system installation settings, daily operations and details of infrastructure systems
  • Ensure vendor and/or customer-specified design plans are implemented to specification, including disaster recovery plans, backup procedures, and system integrations
  • Coordinate all new implementations and designs with the internal architecture, disaster recovery, datacenter and network teams
  • Work with internal application development and network teams to troubleshoot network connectivity problems as it relates to internal systems
  • Compliance checking to ensure that all standards are adhered to:  monitoring and systems management tools are functional, the servers are secured and backup/recovery plans are implemented
  • React promptly to remediate compliance problems and server-related incidents
  • Installation and removal of server hardware at the data center
  • Available 24x7x365 for emergencies with production systems


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
  • 5+ years of experience with enterprise-grade systems
  • Experience installing and maintaining server hardware
  • Experience installing and administering Microsoft Server OS
  • Experience installing and administering Windows Terminal Services
  • Working knowledge of SAN/NAS storage and storage protocols
  • Working knowledge of Active Directory
  • Working knowledge of VMware virtual servers
  • Working knowledge of server backup and restore processes
  • Working within an ITIL framework or other environment using change control processes
  • Strong Linux/Unix system administration skills
  • Strong Windows server administration skills


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