Systems Administrator III US - CMPCJP00048050

Plano, Texas 75095

Post Date: 12/08/2017 Job ID: 17734 Industry: Technology

7 months contract-to-hire position for a Windows Systems Administrator III in Plano, TX

Our client is looking for a Systems Administrator III who will function as an engineer in a managed services environment supporting a variety of customers ranging from medium size business to large enterprise.

The systems administrator’ s primary responsibilities include monitoring, administering, and supporting the core services of a mixed Windows Server (2008/2012/2016) environment in both cloud and on-premise environments.

This specific role with also requires physically supporting systems within a COLO facility. Primary Responsibilities:

Essential Job Functions:

?       Performs systems maintenance, upgrades, capacity planning, and administration.

?       Develops, documents, and standardizes preventative maintenance routines to ensure system availability and performance standards on production systems.

?       Investigates, troubleshoots, and resolves incidents and problems within defined service level agreements (SLAs).

?       Communicates effectively with various entities, including Service Delivery Managers, Account Managers, remote site personnel, and client technical and non-technical resources.

?       Comprehensive knowledge of the methodologies and principles of change management.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

·        Windows Server (2008, 2012, 2016)

·        Core Server infrastructure (DNS, DHCP, SNMP, etc.)

·        Microsoft failover clustering

·        Blade chassis management (UCS, HPC7000, etc.)

·        Server Optimization and Hardening

·        VMware + HyperV

·        Ability to lift 50lbs, datacenter racking\stacking, cabling

·        Other duties as defined by management


·        MCSA/ MCSE 2012/ VCP

·        Ansible/Puppet/Chef/Etc

·        AWS

·        Cloud Formation, Code Commit

·        EC2, S3, RDS

·        Security Groups/Network ACLs, Elastic Load Balancers, Route 53

·        Devops Exposure


Soft Skills:

·        Client Communication Etiquette

·        Effectively lead detailed technical discussions and develop and present required briefing materials to ensure the customer’ s needs are met.

·        Experience in a rapid paced, time sensitive, high? quality environment

·        Must have excellent team and collaboration skills

·        Ability to work with minimal supervision



Olga Balakhchi
Recruiting Manager

Olga has spent more than 10 years as a Recruiter in a variety of industries, primarily focused on high-IT Profiled jobs. Most recently, she was with Catapult Staffing dealing with multiple clients nationwide filling different IT roles like Architects, Developer, Project Managers, QA Testers and Support Personnel. She is the one who helps linking great candidates to great opportunities! She is originally from Ukraine currently lives in Orlando, FL she has very pleasant accent, so apply to this position and she will definitely call you back ASAP! You can send your resume to her direct e-mail -

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