Job Title
Network Azure Administrator
Date Posted
4/5/2024
Job Type
Full-Time Regular
Job Description

Network Administrator – Searcy, AR

The Network Administrator supports the health and operation of the network (hardware and software), computers, printers and devices attached to this network. They manage all file servers used to support and operate Company Applications as well as 3rd party applications. They are responsible for maintenance of all standards & compliancy. They will perform related tasks as they relate to the network systems at the Company and assume responsibility for the day-to-day maintenance and reliability of this network.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • They will lead the integration and adoption of all Cloud based applications and systems as the company grows in that direction

Specifics include but are not limited to”

  • Authentication with Azure
  • Adoption of Microsoft Teams as more that video conferencing
  • Migration from file shares to “Teams” and files
  • Migration to Azure based network file servers as appropriate
  • Integration of conference rooms into “Teams”
  • Distribution of software and standards for computers using appropriate tools from Microsoft
  • Group Policy elements to support this migration
  • Possible Email migration from on prem to cloud based
  • Network administration (including backup, security management, user account management, e-mail systems including e-mail web server, internet access, office systems and applications support)
  • Provide support to Employees and Helpdesk Personnel with problems relating to computers, network systems, printers and other devices connected to the network
  • Manage computer requirements, providing improvement recommendations as to best fit and function
  • Manage all servers, keeping them up to date with security and other patches as well as monitor and maintain a healthy storage system
  • Implement and maintain change management systems for all servers, applications and systems
  • Maintain documentation as necessary for all network systems
  • Perform hands-on review of network environments, including network device and server configurations
  • Keep aware of new server and application technologies and developments in the industry and provide recommendations as necessary when these new tools apply
  • Serve as after-hours on-call support as assigned
  • Evaluate and modify system's performance
  • Maintain integrity of the network, server deployment, and security
  • Assign configuration of authentication and authorization of directory services
  • Maintain network facilities in individual machines, such as drivers and settings of personal computers as well as printers
  • Performs other related work as required

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Associate Degree in Information Technology or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 2 years’ work experience directly related to a Microsoft Windows Server environment
  • Effective in completion of multi-faceted projects in conjunction with daily activities
  • Ability to effectively interact with diverse personalities; tactful, mature, flexible
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills
  • Resourceful and well organized
  • Ability to establish credibility and be decisive while recognizing and supporting the organization’s preferences and priorities
  • Results-oriented with the ability to balance other business considerations

Please forward resume(s) to Lisa Barton at lbarton@summerfield.net

SUMMERFIELD ASSOCIATES, INC. is an award winning and nationally recognized leader in the consulting and recruiting industry. We are dedicated to the success of our clients, our employees, and our business. To view more of our opportunities please visit www.summerfield.net