System Administrator - Hybrid Position

Posted 28 July 2022
Location Oklahoma City, United States of America
Job type Contract
DisciplineIT
Reference7753

Job Description

System Administrator

Location: Oklahoma City, OK - Hybrid

Description
  • Responsible for administration of applications, operating systems, databases, or hardware.
  • Responsibilities for installation, upgrade, change control, real-time monitoring, accuracy, coordination, troubleshooting, problem resolution, capacity planning, backup and recovery, and disaster recovery planning.

Level of Responsibility:

General responsibilities.
  • Understands best practices with general business knowledge to solve business problems.
Primary Duties:
  • Broad technical understanding of application or IT systems supported.
  • Provide input to planning groups on the impact of prospective upgrades and work effort required.
  • Perform impact analysis of new or expanding application or IT systems and coordinates with Systems Analysts to determine upgrades necessary to meet service level requirements.
  • Provide real time support and updates to databases, networks and systems.
  • Ensure a high degree of accuracy, coordination and administration of respective databases, systems and applications.
  • Assist in coordination, and monitoring of systems, databases and system software for problems or needed modifications Install and upgrade application systems or IT systems (operating systems, storage systems, Data Center hardware, or databases) independently or as part of a team.
  • Maintain application or IT systems including installation of patches, performance monitoring, capacity planning, and tuning.
  • Establish, test, and implement procedures for application or data backup and recovery.
  • Develop, test, implement, and maintain disaster recovery plans and procedures.
  • Follow change control procedures and standards.

Working Conditions:
  • May be required to work non-standard work schedules.
  • Extensive hours working at a PC.

Knowledge, Skill and Abilities:
  • Ability to conceive of human interface with technology.
  • Ability to work independently of direct supervision; self-directed.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks with shifting priorities.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills; make presentations to an internal audiences.
  • Comfortable with most aspects of operating administration.
  • Familiarity with fundamental networking/distributed computing environment concepts
  • Strong problem-solving skills. Team player. Customer Oriented.

Experience/Education Requirements:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems, Information Technology, Engineering, and/or related discipline, or an equivalent combination of education, training or work experience.
  • Two (2) years directly related experience.