Senior Systems Administrator

Apex Systems Des Moines, Iowa
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May 12, 2023
Apex Systems
Des Moines, Iowa
Job#: 1333594

Job Description:

Apex Systems has a Sr. Systems Administrator opening in Des Moines, IA!

All qualified candidates can send a Word resume to for more info.

Administer and manage the operations of computer systems related to servers, virtualization, storage, and support software infrastructure. The primary focus for this position is on the efficiency, stability, and resiliency of the company's technical infrastructure. Systems administrators should possess strong problem-solving, analytical, and communications skills, in addition to in-depth technical knowledge of systems hardware and software.

  • Support existing applications and projects by responding to incidents, problems, and service requests.
  • Operate in accordance with the company's control processes and follow IT guidelines.
  • Install operating system software, patches, and upgrades.
  • Analyze, troubleshoot, and resolve system hardware, software, and networking issues, involving third-party vendor support as needed for quick resolution of problems.
  • Configure, optimize, fine-tune, and monitor operating system software, servers, storage, virtualization software, and network devices.
  • Assist with integration of cloud application and infrastructure services into existing IT systems.
  • Ensure infrastructure and cloud services align to IT roadmaps; understand and convey potential impact to company's services and architecture.

  • Bachelor's degree in relevant field or equivalent experience.
  • 3+ years' experience in a corporate environment with AS400, Windows, or UNIX servers, storage area networks, and/or network firewalls, switches, load balancers, and other network equipment
  • Experience with VMware or other hypervisor.
  • Experience with enterprise backup/restore, email servers, web servers, SharePoint, and/or other enterprise applications.
  • Experience with scripting languages, especially Windows PowerShell, is desired

EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or .

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