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System Administrator in Lexington, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/5/2019

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    Lexington, MA
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Job Description

We have an exciting new System Administrator position with one of our prestigious clients based out of Lexington, MA.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the System Administrator:

  • Upgrade, patch current document management platform (OpenText)
  • Evaluate functionality of emerging technologies and provide guidance to other groups on its potential use cases
  • Remediate and track security vulnerabilities across a wide variety of applications and operating systems
  • Work closely with other sector members to provide technical administrative support to development and user experience teams integrating applications into Laboratory infrastructure
  • Follow system administration best practices by documenting processes and ensuring current operations are being followed
  • Participate in a 24x7 on-call rotation by troubleshooting and remediation of production issues
  • Monitor and harden closed environments and provide weekly reporting on system status
  • Support additional technologies as they are adopted by the Laboratory
  • Keep current on applicable technologies and methodologies and provide technical input
Requirements of the System Administrator:
  • Strong understanding of Knowledge Management principles and a history of apply them
  • Software/Applications: OpenText, SharePoint and other systems used to manage and organize information
  • Security: Broad knowledge of security and the underlying principles such as SSL and TLS required to harden applications and remediate vulnerabilities.
  • Networking Applications and Protocols: Comprehensive understanding of TCP/IP, DNS, HTTP/S, SSH
  • Experience writing queries in SQL/PLSQL to access Oracle Database
  • Proficiency in both Windows and Linux enviornments

Additional Skills Preferred:

  • Database Administration in Oracle, MySQL
  • Proficiency in JAVA
  • Document Management experience in one of the following areas, SharePoint, OpenText Content Server
Keywords: System Administrator, SQL, PLSQL, TCP, IP, DNS, HTTP, SSH, Linux, Windows, 

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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