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Server Administrators, or Systems Administrators, ensure that computer networks run efficiently by maintaining software updates, designing and implementing system structures, monitoring server activity, and auditing server security. Sample resumes in this field highlight such skills as providing Windows server 2008/2012 administration and support in a Hyper-V environment; installing, configuring, and troubleshooting the VPN client for laptop users; and configuring Cisco VOIP phones and voicemail for new users. Aspiring Systems Administrators typically need to show some work experience in a related IT role on their resumes, and they must also possess at least an associate's degree in a computer-related field.

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Server Administrator

Operated Theater Deployable communications package and provided support on equipment worth $35million.

  • Managed internet protocol address space, domain name system, network, active directory and messaging services that increased productivity by 100%.
  • Prepared and palletized theater deployable communications equipment for worldwide mobility and overseas operations which kept organization 100% ready.
  • Member of Enterprise Service Desk team that cleared over 4,000 ticket backlog in 4 weeks and earned the team an "Excellent" rating.
  • Created Enterprise service desk network, installed cable management solutions and restored 42 ports which saved organization $25k contract costs.
  • Created equipment cut sheet that documented 66 cable/port connections that reduced fault finding and troubleshooting time by 80%.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
2

IT Project Manager/ Server Administrator

Performed as the Information Assurance Manager with IAM III level of assurance. Safe guarded over $500,000 of equipment and information.

  • Planned, installed, and maintained optimized documentation of all LAN/WAN/VPN network equipment and software, security systems and communication links.
  • Administered and provided services for over 15,000 clients via. SUN Server/ CISCO server infrastructure.
  • Led helpdesk teams in support of over 1000 clients with a 48hr turnaround time. Maintained a 97% success rate annually over a span of three years.
  • Developed and approved multi-year $450,000 budgets to support organizational staffing, and system requirements.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
MBA
Business Administration & Project Management
3

Server Administrator, Event Manager

Intergraded activities to coordinate network services, helpdesk, and infrastructure functions for 65K+ customers. Monitored server and database processes using resource monitoring tools to ensure optimum system performance.

  • Installed/configured hardware/software for 22 network servers hosting AMC specific applications
  • Maintained oversight of $337M Enterprise Network for situational awareness of HQ AMC/A6 and senior staff
  • Tracked and coordinated scheduled maintenance of mobility planning systems and consolidated e-mail services
  • Managed power requirement; indentified unused devices; resolved power requirement for $29K server install
  • Conducted A6 classified briefs; expertly delivered 108 reports--presented vital comm to senior leaders
  • Performed automated electronic messaging services and provided products to customers.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Computer Science
AS
Computer Science
4

SQL Server Administrator

Independently analyzed IIS configuration causing the NIST job listing website to run slow, after it was determined not to be an IIS issue.

  • Created a new SQL Server backup schedule based on business needs allowing for quick recovery in an emergency.
  • Supported ColdFusion 8 and IIS applications, helping developers resolve problems.
  • Migrated SQL 2000 databases to SQL Server Cluster 2005 and configure replication.
  • Administered servers hosting the National Vulnerability Database (NVD) websites.
  • Oversaw daily activities for 10 SQL Servers hosting 36 databases.
  • Identified and resolved complex problems related to application installation, SQL and IIS configurations.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Mathematics And Geology
5

Server Administrator

Provide 24/7 data center and hardware/software support for 15K+ users. Maintain existing Enterprise IT architecture, administers server operating systems running on physical and virtual hardware including user access and privileges, email, remote access, intranet, and other related services. Safeguard integrity of networks. Plan and direct installations, repairs, and upgrades to ensure no loss of data and no unscheduled downtime.

  • Developed IT architecture to support Microsoft Exchange and SharePoint enterprise system. Created farms. Set up user accounts and public folders. Increased sizes of mailboxes. Helped users connect mobile devices to Exchange mailboxes as well as manage all features of their SharePoint sites.
  • Identified and resolved physical and logical processing problems of video IP cameras to correct malfunctions with an infant monitoring system. Brought it to 100%, trouble-free operation.
  • Co-managed 2 migrations of SharePoint, representing $30K investment. Researching Microsoft site to purchase hardware needed to support a enterprise architecture. Set up test and production environments. Noted and corrected deficiencies during test, and approved releases. Provided users with access to pre defined user needed features of software.
  • Provide assistance and accurate information regarding deployment, operation and maintenance of the Cooperative's systems. Reduced time needed to train users by creating "how-to" instructions for connecting to network printers and web cameras, accessing and managing email, and configuring laptops and PCs for connection to virtual, private network, UAMS VPN.
  • Provide assistance and accurate information regarding deployment, operation and maintenance of systems. Instrumental in earning "Most Wired Award" from Information Week Magazine in 2008 and 2009. Honors Top 100 hospitals deemed to be leaders in adoption of health information technology.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
AAS
Management Studies
BS
Computer Studies
MA
Air Force
6

UNIX Hardware Assessment Engineer/server Administrator, Mckesson Corporation

Six month contract to evaluate network typology at each hospital to determine if it would support the next software upgrade. Examined IBM X and P Series, Dell PowerEdge, HP Proliant, HP 9000, and HP 3000 servers, as well as SAN, NAS, and Oracle ASM disk space.

  • Formed and trained Assessment Team to streamline assessment process and centralize information. Created assessment templates in Word 2007; improved Visio diagrams and Excel charts.
  • Developed UNIX shell scripts to gather system information and application usage at each hospital.
  • Assessed hospital server infrastructure and made recommendations for hardware upgrades, replacements, OS upgrades, best practices, and strategies to reduce future costs.
  • Complied with all HIPAA regulations and received HIPAA recertification for hospitals.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Engineering
7

Email Marketing Specialist/ Linux Server Administrator

Coordinated the creation, testing and deployment of emails to support online marketing efforts.

  • Compiled, analyzed, and published results of email campaigns and made recommendations for future campaigns based on testing.
  • Maintained email lists and segmented email data.
  • Installed and configured all Linux servers with CentOS.
  • Monitored all the servers and performed installation of patches and packages.
  • Initiated job scheduling and automating processes using CRON.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Marketing
8

Linux Server Administrator

Maintained 10 servers running Linux SuSE 10 and Oracle 11. Engaged in database administration. Analyzed and tested web-based applications. Provided full life cycle development of web-based software systems.

  • Installed, configured, and maintained 20 Win 7 / Vista computers in a workgroup.
  • Installed, configured, and maintained three Microsoft servers 2003 and 2008 R2 running on LAN with active directory.
  • Installed, configured, and maintained backups using ArcServe for Linux and Backup Exec for Windows
  • Managed user rights, storage limits and availability of network storage.
  • Wrote procedures then created a complete library of all procedures.
  • Maintained a 98% uptime of the website serving aircraft technicians and management in over 100 countries.
  • Developed scripts for website updates using Shell, removing possible areas were errors were being made.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Education
Computer Science And Business
9

Server Administrator

  • Achieved Microsoft Exchange 2003 Disaster Recovery in three hours
  • Maximized hardware use by scavenging parts from decommissioned servers and creating hot swappable HDD tray from display trays form other servers.
  • Upgraded Veritas Netbackup 5.5 to Symantec Netbackup 6.5 optimizing backup performance and reducing backup time by 35%
  • Installation and Configuration of Microsoft Business Desktop Deployment which improved deployment of operating systems from 2-10 workstations and servers per day
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BBA
Management Information Systems
MS
Business Desktop Deployment
10

Server Administrator/creative Support

Administer server and connected Macs, PCs, printers and switches (approximately 20 devices) for a small non-profit arts organization.

  • Successfully planned and supervised physical move of server hardware and all connected devices in September 2013. Reconfigured server and reinstated Internet and LAN access within six hours of physical move.
  • Carry out installations and repairs of office devices and provided recommendations for new hardware and software purchases.
  • Create and edit marketing, print, and related web materials for City Lore, and offer software training (e.g. WordPress, Adobe Creative Suite, Office programs) as requested.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Media Studies
English Literature

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