System Administrator in Lexington, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 7/3/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Lexington, MA
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a System Administrator with our industry-leading client in Lexington.

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:

  • Provide general user support
  • Procure needed computer systems, network hardware, software, etc.
  • Install, configure, and manage, Linux, desktops and servers, network infrastructure and some Windows and Mac systems -Install and maintain all commercial software 
  • Regularly patch and perform backups for group computer systems 
  • Manage networks, file shares, virtual infrastructures and SAN/NAS environments -Remediate vulnerabilities and maintain compliance with policies and procedures 
  • Coordinate with Information System Security Officer (ISSO) for all group Systems Security Plans
  • Document IT procedures 
  • Represent the group as a team member for inter-organizational interactions such as infrastructure and security working groups.

Requirements of the System Administrator:

  • Associate's degree OR Technical School Certificate OR 1 or more Certifications. 
  • At least 3 years of applicable experience
  • Operating Systems: UNIX/Linux, Windows, OSX, VMware, Cisco IOS. 
  • Hardware: Intel/AMD, Cisco, Sun/Oracle, Dell, Apple, EMC, NetApp. 
  • Software/applications: SAP, Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, Outlook), MS Active Directory, LDAP, Java, Javascript, SQL, BMC Footprints, VMware, SCCM 2012, SCOM 2012, EMC Networker, Solarwinds. 
  • Networking applications and protocols: TCP/IP, DNS, NTP, DHCP, SSH, FTP and HTTP/S. 
  • Programming Languages: Perl, Python, Shell Scripting, Powershell. 
  • System auditing, hardening and firewall configurations.

Keywords: System Administrator, SQL, VMware, TCP, System Administration, Cisco, Powershell, Linux, Unix, Java, Spring, Javascript

Job ID: 320983

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 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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