System Administrator resume samples

System Administrators implement, manage and maintain computer systems for their clients. Typical job duties listed on a System Administrator resume example include purchasing and testing hardware, solving technical issues, maintaining equipment inventories, and handling documentation. Qualifications like information technology expertise, organizational skills, detail orientation, problem solving, and teamwork are often seen on Systems Administrator resumes. Most employers require a Bachelor's Degree in computer science or a similar field. IT professional qualifications represent a major advantage.


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System Administrator

Set up and managed new VMsphere environment for companywide domain migration using HP Blade server.

  • Designed from scratch and led migration to a new 2008 R2 domain, including migration of all users accounts, computer accounts, and Exchange mailboxes.
  • Created Powershell scripts to help with day to day management of Active Directory and Exchange inboxes.
  • Spearheaded end-user upgrade of all PCs to Microsoft Windows 7.
  • Implemented new security protocols including forcing password standards for company users.
  • Responsible for monitoring HP virtual classes including 24 hour support for late night emergencies.
  • Managed in house classroom and prepared PCs for different software classes using Symantec Ghost.
  • Managed company VOIP phone system and extension listings.
CANDIDATE INFO
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
2

IT System Administrator

Promoted to systems administrator role to configure, troubleshoot and maintain the IT infrastructure. Provided ongoing development and maintenance of software applications used by employees. Provided training to new and existing employees as needed.

  • Planned, implemented, and maintained a Windows domain based infrastructure
  • Developed software used by employees to complete day to day tasks, reducing the time for completion from over 1 hour to under 10 minutes.
  • Trained new employees on software and company procedures
  • Created online documentation to help employees resolve day to day issues
  • Worked with employees to resolve "unsolvable" support requests
CANDIDATE INFO
10
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Computer Science
3

System Administrator

Responsibilities include operation and technical support of data servers, hardware, and network in support of 24 x 7 Secure Global Network Operations Center (NOC) that supports 124k BFT platforms on two networks for the U.S. Army and Marine Corps.

  • Directs day to day operations for group of System Administrators through assignment of specific tasks and duties to individuals in support of the warfighter.
  • Manages and develops new employees assigned to shift. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: goal setting, training, career planning, and on job development. Provided regular feedback as well as written evaluations to measure and track progress.
  • Developed process improvements and other enhancements that improve operational efficiency as well as ensure data security.
  • Promoted to Shift Lead October 2013.
CANDIDATE INFO
18
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Arts
BS
Information Technology
MA
Project Management
4

Junior Linux System Administrator

Provided support in the implementation and installation of hardware and software components

  • Completed over 20 tickets that involved troubleshooting equipment hardware issues
  • Assisted in maintaining systems in lab environments at various sites
  • Provided support on weekends and odd hours to ensure little to no disruption of local and operational systems during scheduled maintenance and outages
  • Managed daily activities to include user support and system administration tasks
  • Provided Tier 1 (Help Desk) problem identification and Tier 3 (Watch Desk) support during normal to semi-critical situations
CANDIDATE INFO
4
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BS
International Marketing
MS
Master of Science
5

System Administrator

Installed, configured managed and repaired multiple $30 million PkMS Warehouse Management Systems.

  • Developed and implemented RF wireless LAN (WiFi) network.
  • Developed disaster recovery plans.
  • Managed AS/400 eCommerce ordering printer bank.
  • Designed, developed and implemented shipping system supporting over 50,000 shipments per day.
CANDIDATE INFO
18
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
6

System Administrator

Performed software installations and field unit system administrator training

  • Designed and implemented local and wide-area networks
  • Performed network security administration duties to solve customer problems
  • Evaluated new technology for use in existing and future GCCS
  • Purchased and maintained supply inventory
CANDIDATE INFO
16
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Network Security
7

Senior Systems Engineer / System Administrator

System administrator of DMS servers at DISA. Installed & upgraded DMS HP-UX & Windows NT Servers. Performed security testing & hardening. Wrote scripts to automate system administration tasks.

  • Did remote system administration of 150 AIX software and servers for US Weather Service.
  • System administrator of Census Bureau SGI/Apache servers for 2000 Census.
  • System administrator of VA Administration Servers. Supported web-filtering efforts of VA Administration including server migration to Red Hat 6.0/Apache; performed remote & on-site filter software & database.
  • Led Field Engineering teams for Lockheed Martin installing systems at DISA & at military sites in US & Japan.
  • Administered UMDC's Solaris Netscape & Apache servers and Oracle database. Performed system requirement analysis for UNIX workstations & Solaris Oracle servers. Managed Secure ID card application & distribution for UMDC.
CANDIDATE INFO
17
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Computer Science & Applied Mathematics
8

System Administrator

Provided UNIX (Solaris 8.0)/Window NT System Administration support for the NRO (National Reconnaissance Operation)

  • Rebuilt/configured the secret/SCI workstations and servers;
  • Installed and developed security baseline policy & documentation procedure.
  • Performed security validation, penetration testing, and other technical tasks to identify risks
  • Provided technical support to the customers; troubleshoot hardware & software; installed imagery & satellite software and development tools
  • Maintained and managed the secret/SCI lab and network configurations
  • Perform preventive maintenance, software/hardware upgrades, patch maintenance and firmware upgrades.
CANDIDATE INFO
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
9

System Administrator

Setup and maintained internal network and workstations in Windows 2000 environment.

  • Provided company-wide desktop and remote help desk support.
  • Setup and configured Microsoft Exchange Server mail system.
  • Ensured data/media recoverability by implementing a schedule of system backups and database archive operations.
  • Managed the integration and testing of multimedia broadband components such as digital video (MPEG-4) and audio for educational online applications.
  • Managed the day to day IT troubleshooting for users both locally and remotely
CANDIDATE INFO
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Electrical And Computer Engineering

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