Currently, we are seeking a talented Senior Systems Administrator to join the Corporate Division in Newport Beach, CA. The Corporate Division supports the goals and initiatives of all other divisions throughout the company and its subsidiaries. These departments include: Human Resources, Finance, Information Technology, Corporate Development, Public Affairs, Safety & Security, Legal & Compliance.
Responsible for maintaining the availability and reliability of Windows based services that host critical Business Applications. This includes the analysis and resolution of Windows Server OS, Web Services (e.g. IIS, .net) and Application failures, performance, or integrity problems of a highly complex nature. Responsible for participating in the technical support for Azure AD, SAML based SSO configurations in Azure AD, Active Directory and Auditing software (SCCM and Stealthbits). Designs and develops automated workflows by applying logical programming concepts and scripting (e.g. PowerShell and SMA workflows, SQL). Participates in projects and initiatives to deploy new IT tools, 3rd party, or in-house Applications. Develops technical documentation including infrastructure design diagrams, deployment plans, schedules and strategies to complete assigned projects and initiatives. Researches, evaluates and provides recommendations that incorporate fresh perspectives on existing solutions, demonstrates an innovative mindset and supports a cloud-first strategy. Identifies and participates in process improvements for Wintel Server environments.
FACTOR FOR SUCCESS:
5 years of Microsoft Windows 2012/2016 Operating Systems and related services ( DNS, DHCP, GPOs) technical experience MCSE preferred. 2 years of Azure AD (AAD) and Active Directory technical experience MCSE and AAD certification preferred Advanced Experience with developing PowerShell workflows and other scripting tools - preferred Experience supporting Windows Servers in a 24x7 VMware virtualized production environments. Experience supporting Windows Active Directory Certificate Services a plus Experience working in a complex environment; multiple AD Forests, multiple Data Centers / locations, DMZs, secure environments. AWS technical experience AWS Solutions Architect & AWS SysOps Certification. Highly motivated and self-driven individual that enjoys learning new technologies to support department goals. Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.