IT Systems Administrator - Fort Worth, TX
Branch ID: 5039
Pay Rate/Salary: $75,000.00 - $90,000.00
This position is responsible for the effective provisioning, monitoring, and maintenance activities for desktop and enterprise server applications, hardware and related systems. The IT Systems Administrator must have strong networking skills to oversee the configuration and maintenance of our Plant and mining Operation systems. This position ensures that all systems adhere to industry best practices for security compliance, operational efficiency, and high availability. They will be responsible for analyzing, organizing, prioritizing and resolving issues within established time frames at corporate and other branch offices. They also will be responsible for incident management, service request management and provide local and remote technical support services for end users in support of all departments.
Essential Responsibilities and Duties:
Provide technical support for both hardware and software issues our users encounter
Serve as escalated point of contact for our Scada, PLC and HMI systems
Manage the configuration and operation of client-based computer operating systems
Monitor the system daily and respond immediately to security or usability concerns
Create and verify backups of data
Respond to and resolve help desk requests
Upgrade systems and processes as required for enhanced functionality and security issue resolution
Administrate infrastructure, including PLC's, firewalls, databases, malware protection software and other processes
Review application logs
Install and test computer-related equipment
Troubleshoot network issues
Work with Project manager and Vendors to deliver IT projects on a time and in budget
Support ongoing technology refresh cycles
Other duties as assigned.
• Effective problem-solving skills
• Ability to lift approximately 25-30 lbs.
Travel & hours:
Approximately 40% of travel to our remote locations. May require working during non-business hours and on weekends.
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field (preferred) 4+ years experience in system administration Advanced knowledge of system vulnerabilities and security issues Basic understanding of Scada and PLC preferred Ability to respond to help desk requests after hours on a limited basis Prior working experience in an IT leadership capacity with hundreds of users on a LAN/WAN Working knowledge of Hyper-V, and SAN technologies Strong working knowledge of TCPIP, Subnets, and Microsoft Technology stack Familiarity with VoIP phone systems
The Company supports affirmative action and equal employment opportunity. The Company will provide equal employment in employment practices to all applicants for employment. Employment decisions shall be made without regard to any protected characteristic such as, but not limited to, race, color, religion, gender, age, disability, national origin, ancestry, citizen status, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, status in regard to public assistance, disabled veterans, recently separated veterans, Armed Forces service medal veterans and other protected veterans, genetic information and other legally protected classes. Furthermore, the Company is an E-Verify employer. Information provided on this application will not be used for any discriminatory purposes. The Company complies with all applicable federal, state and local non-discrimination laws and regulations. The Company will provide reasonable accommodations in the application or interviewing process. If you need a reasonable accommodation in the application or interviewing process, please contact us.
Fort Worth, TX
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IT Systems Administrator
City, State or Zip Code: Fort Worth, TX
Position Type: Direct Hire Position
Date Posted: 4/05/2019