Job Description

Ref No.:18-00199
Location: New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 12/17/2018

Tailwind Associates, an EOE, has a direct-hire opportunity with our client in Manhattan, NY for a MS Exchange/Windows Administrator

Job Description

Our client has a vacancy for a MS Exchange/Windows Administrator to support the administration and maintenance of the Windows LAN environments and users. The Windows support staff is servicing over 700 users, 300 Window servers and major wide application projects. The team also provides 24x7 LAN supports for such applications as MS Exchange, MS SharePoint, MS SQL, SCCM, Citrix, Shavlik, EPO, VMware, and SAN Storage. With these numerous projects comes the responsibility of managing and monitoring the infrastructure that resides on them.

Minimum Qualification Requirements

1. A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college in computer science, engineering or a related field and four years of satisfactory full-time experience related to information technology service management, process management, operations;

2. A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college and eight years of satisfactory full-time experience related to information technology service management, process management, operations;

3. Education and/or experience which is equivalent to "1" or "2" above.

Preferred Skills

• Expert level knowledge in the design, build and administration of MS Exchange 2010 - 2016 Enterprise including multi-site, complex DAG environments.
• Expert level knowledge routing of Enterprise Message routing, SMTP, Mail filtering and load balancing.
• Expert level knowledge of application integration with messaging systems including client access and mail archiving.
• Strong hands-on administration experience on Windows 2012/2016 server- Forest, Domain trust, AD, Client, DNS, WINS, DHCP, Group Policy, Distribution lists, Windows folder security, and IP filter.
• Expert level knowledge at Active Directory LDAP service, shell scripting, Certificate services (PKI), AD Site Topology – all under a multi-site multi-domain Windows 2012/2016 environment.
• Strong troubleshooting skills in a Windows 2012/2016 environment - Event log analysis, installation and administration of Windows Server 2012/2016, including user setup and defining roles, performance tuning, backup and restore, security monitoring, registry and AD scripting.
• Ability to work well with your supervisor, other departments, agencies, and technical support staff. This includes the ability to clearly document and explain problems, as well as work with others to resolve software defects.
• Ability to plan, manage time according to schedules, and provide status updates a plus.
• Ability to quickly learn new tools and resolve issues using all available resources.
• Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work well in a team environment.
• Has the ability to be self-motivated and find answers on his/her own.
• Additional Knowledge in NetBackup, Blackberry, Print servers, SolarWinds, is a plus.
• Weekend work is required.

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.

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