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Systems/Network Administrator in Denver, CO
Location: Denver, CO
Job Number: dmc081319

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide Network Infrastructure and Microsoft Windows system administration support for our client’s major systems and internal systems, including the equipment associated with the Internet Monitoring.
  • Assist in managing network Microsoft Windows Server-based and personal computer-based operating systems and applications; implementation of new systems; conducting post-implementation evaluation and making recommendations and systems maintenance activities, including personal computers and other peripherals.
  • Ensure all systems maintain high availability and are running at top performance.
  • Microsoft Windows Server / Workstation: Installing, Configuring, Maintaining, Updating, Troubleshooting and Performance Monitoring.
  • Microsoft Active Directory / Group Policy configuration and support.
  • Initiate repair assistance requests to vendors when problems cannot be resolved.
  • Light SQL databases administration: Install, Backup and Restore, perform database monitoring/tuning. Maintaining and purging SQL Log File.
  • Serve as a technical source in the area of local and wide area networks, systems administration of network operating systems, systems security and other network-based applications. Cisco Routers, Switches and Firewalls: Installing, Configuring, Maintaining, Firmware Updates, Troubleshooting and Performance Monitoring.
  • Apply network and IT architecture methodologies sufficient to manage the design of network architectures, including evaluating and defining infrastructure requirements, selecting hardware and software components, coordinating network implementation planning and overseeing testing and implementation of IT systems that are critical to mission success.
  • Provide support as the Subject Matter Experts (SME’s) in ensuring the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of systems, networks and data through the planning, analysis, implementation, maintenance, and enhancement of information systems security programs, policies, procedures, and tools.
  • Assist in making recommendations on the scope of the information technology infrastructure, including identification of processes, functions, items to be controlled, and information to be recorded.
  • Conduct technical evaluation studies to support analysis of specific issues relating to the application of information technology; conducts technical evaluation studies in the selection and proper application of emerging computer technologies as required.
  • Assist in conceiving/planning and conducting challenging local area network (LAN) design projects, baseline studies and trade-off analyses aimed at improving the cost effectiveness and efficiency of client’s network architecture configurations.
  • Assist in developing, implementing and maintaining system program documentation. Maintain relevant paperwork such as support agreements, maintenance contracts, training schedules, problem reporting, inventory, Application Status and History, IT issue resolution, and tracking.
  • Support the preparation of functional descriptions, network topology diagrams, system/subsystem specifications, end users manuals, and regulations in accordance with the client’s guidelines.
  • Provide technical assistance and guidance to communication-information system users.
  • Assist in the development of plans and policies for systems improvement, conducts post implementation evaluations and make recommendations.
  • Assist in reviewing technical specifications and evaluating proposed equipment configurations for suitability of use and interoperability with existing system and network architectures.
  • Assist in reviewing technical specifications and proposed equipment configurations identifying inefficiencies and problematic areas, formulates and implements solutions to computer related problems in order to improve operations; and recommends ways to improve service to end-users.
  • Provide a monthly report on all service work accomplished during the previous.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science with at least three (3) years of experience.

Profile of an Ideal Candidate:

  • Ability to perform a wide range of network related duties supporting the operations, processes and/or requirements in gathering necessary information to support the client’s information technology infrastructure.
  • Must work well under pressure, capable of multi-tasking, be self-motivated and have excellent verbal/written skills.
  • Must successfully complete pre-employment screening, criminal background, credit checks, and federal government background investigation.

This is a full-time position with a comprehensive benefits package. If you would like to become part of this exciting and exceptional team and the meet the requirements, you are encouraged to apply. Gonzales Consulting Services, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage all persons regardless of race, color, creed and/or religion, gender, age, national origin or marital status to apply.

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