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Windows & Network Systems Administrator

Posted

August 10, 2018

Location

Brewster, NY

Team

Technology

Term

Permanent, Full-Time

Overview

Alliant is seeking a Windows & Network Systems Administrator to join its Infrastructure & Security team. This position will be directly responsible for the day-to-day operations, availability, reliability, scalability and security of all Alliant production data platforms and back-office servers, networking and storage systems. This is a highly technical administration role that will work closely with multiple teams to maximize infrastructure security, availability and performance. This position will also be responsible for interacting with vendors and service providers, and keeping internal customers informed of production issues. The successful candidate will be prepared to lead troubleshooting, investigation and issue resolution.

Principle Responsibilities:

  • Monitor and maintain server, storage, network, database and web systems
  • Provide network support, including all switches, routers and firewalls
  • Support data center solution elements including server platforms (windows 2012R2+), virtualization (Hyper-V), load balancing, HP 3PAR storage appliances
  • Work with Exchange 2013+ messaging environment
  • Provide prompt front-line support for internal business, technical and production support users, including after-hours on-call support as assigned
  • Work closely with data architects, developers, technical support staff and business users to understand workflow and processes, support research into solutions for defined business requirements as requested
  • Document standard operating procedures and maintain support knowledge base
  • Respond appropriately to the expressed needs of internal and external teams
  • Act as support for back office as required

Key Skills and Background:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience required
  • Minimum of four years’ experience working with Microsoft web-based technologies; certification is a plus
  • Knowledge and experience with databases required
  • Must have Active Directory knowledge
  • Must have Exchange Server support experience
  • Experience automating processes with scripts (PowerShell, WSH, batch files etc.) required
  • Experience with Lync/IM telephone or other VOIP based phone system a plus
  • Experience in database marketing or related coursework a plus
  • Must have superior organization and documentation skills
  • Must have outstanding interpersonal and problem-solving skills, be a self-starter, and be able to work independently or as part of a team
  • Must be a critical thinker and problem-solver capable of strict attention to detail with the ability to work well under pressure while exhibiting a methodical approach to problem solving
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills with the ability to interface effectively with stakeholders and business partners
  • Must be flexible, team-oriented and committed to having a good time while doing a great job

About Alliant

Relevant consumer insight drives marketing success. Alliant captures transaction-driven response information from over 500 brand offers to fuel purchase and behavior profiles on over 270 million consumers. Alliant’s data-driven solutions improve marketing profitability by targeting the most profitable prospects, increasing conversion and loyalty rates, and improving the efficiency of retention and reactivation efforts. The right data matters. In a multichannel marketing environment, Alliant takes clients to the places where consumer response lives. For more information, visit: alliantinsight.com

Alliant has a strong corporate culture of innovation and transparency and is committed to excellence in everything we do. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package with great career optionality for professional growth.

The position is based in Alliant’s offices in northern Westchester County, New York. For consideration, please forward your resume and salary requirements to techjobs@alliantinsight.com, Subject Line: Windows & Network Systems Administrator. Alliant is an equal opportunity employer.

Posted

August 10, 2018

Location

Brewster, NY

Team

Technology

Term

Permanent, Full-Time

The first step to extraordinary service is extraordinary people. We have the industry's best and the brightest, and the entire leadership team works every day to keep it that way.

JoAnne Monfradi Dunn

President & CEO — Alliant

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