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Systems Administrator
Ref No.: 18-42586
Location: Saint Louis, Missouri
Position Type:Contract
Experience Level: 5 Years
Pay Rate : $ 73,000.00 - 91,000.00 /Year
Skill Type
Skill Type:Information Technology
Systems Administrator
60 Day Right To Hire Contract
Location: Saint Louis, MO
Job Description:
Under the direction of the IT Infrastructure Manager, the Systems Administrator is responsible for providing day-to-day support of networking, hardware, software, and telecommunications services in accordance with company policies and procedures.
Job Summary: 
  • Provide technical direction for networking, hardware, and telecommunications services.  Undertake measures to ensure high availability of infrastructure systems.
  • Enforce Group IT standards.
  • Maintain the network to company standards. Manage security as laid out in the Information Security Policy.
  • Manage WAN and VPN links. This includes the setup and documentation of these links
  • Help manage the RSA Primary device for company.
  • Participate in resolving Level 3 issues and tickets, and that these are resolved in a timely manner. Help ensure SLA's with the Business is exceeded.
  • Provide assistance in managing telephone networks, with VoIP and legacy PBX systems in use throughout the US sites.
  • Complete special projects as assigned.
  • Comply with all IT Department and Company policies, procedures, and programs.
  • Maintain technical competency; remain current in technology and changes in the industry.
  • Ensure compliance with all safety and work rules and regulations.  Ensure the maintenance of departmental housekeeping standards.
  • Ensure the completion of all required paperwork, records, documents, etc.
  • Participate on cross-functional teams to ensure the continuous, ongoing improvement of processes, methods, productivity and quality.
Nothing in this position description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

Working Knowledge of Windows Server and software systems, Active Directory, server and data center hardware, Cisco switching and routing, VMware support, VOIP telephony, WAN optimization, IDS/IPS, will be considered and evaluated.
Industry standard Level 2 or 3 certifications provided by Vendors such as Microsoft, Cisco, VMware, etc. are preferred, and help to establish general competency.

Bachelor's degree from four-year College or University; and/or minimum of two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Desired skills: Thorough analytical problem-solving skills with the ability to think outside of the box. Organized, great attention to detail, good communication, self-motivated, and possesses follow-through skills. Ability to project and maintain professionalism with a diversity of people and groups inside and outside of the company. Service oriented yet assertive/persuasive. Ability to promote and maintain positive relationships within the company, to work under pressure and in stressful situations, and to work on a variety of tasks concurrently. Ability to work independently and on a team, communicate workload and project status to supervisors as requested.

Nesco Resource is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristics with respect to employment opportunities.