System Administrator (BBBH5250) Schenectady, New York


This is a 24 month project with our client in Schenectady, NY

Job Description:

Daily administration of a large-scale Windows environment leveraging a multitude of Microsoft based technologies including Active Directory/DNS and Windows server 2008/2012.

Particular emphasis on designing, implementing, and managing technologies centered around enterprise PC and laptop management including:

· Leveraging Systems Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) to manage inventory, perform network based OS installations, and provide software updates.

· Experience managing Windows 7 devices in an environment leveraging roaming profiles, folder redirection, and offline files.

· Leveraging Microsoft technologies to create PC images including the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit and Microsoft Windows Automated Installation Kit.

· Leveraging Active Directory Group Policy to manage the configuration and security of Windows 7 PCs.

· Managing a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure.

· Leveraging Forefront/Systems Center Endpoint

· Protection to provide antivirus and antimalware protection to Windows 7 PCs.

Mandatory Requirements:

· Eight or more years demonstrated performance in related technology. Experienced in topics such as complex networks, messaging, cross- platform integration and large-scale, complex systems design and implementation.

Desirable Experience:

· Minimum of 48 months experience designing, implementing, and maintaining a Microsoft Systems Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) solution to manage inventory, provide network based OS installations, and provide software updates to an environment of at least 1000 PCs.

· Possession of a Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP): Enterprise Administrator on Windows Server 2008 certification or a 2012 Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE): Server Infrastructure certification.

· Minimum of 36 months experience leveraging Microsoft technologies to create PC images including the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit and Microsoft Windows Automated Installation Kit.

· Minimum of 36 months experience managing Windows 7 devices in an environment of at least 1000 PCs leveraging roaming profiles, folder redirection, and offline files.

· Minimum of 60 months experience leveraging Active Directory Group Policy to manage the configuration and security of Windows clients in an environment of at least 1000 PCs. At least 24 months of that experience must be in managing Windows 7 clients with AD 2008.

· Minimum of 36 months experience managing and maintaining a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure of at least 200 concurrent users using Citrix Xendesktop or VMware View.

· Minimum of 24 months managing and maintaining Forefront/Systems Center Endpoint Protection in an environment of at least 1000 PCs.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, sex or age.