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Windows System Administrators maintain the systems and servers for Windows operating systems. Responsibilities shown on example resumes in this field include maintaining company servers, computers, printers, cables and other equipment; creating and deploying Windows images for desktops and laptops; building hardware and VMWARE virtual machines from scratch to run Windows; and managing application patches, data backup, security changes, and network configurations. For this position, a bachelor's degree in computer science, computer programming, computer engineering, or a related discipline is required on applicants' resumes.

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Windows System Administrator I

Provided technical support over the phone and via support tickets to some of the largest and most high profile Intensive Hosting Customers. Client Revenue for the IHC totaled $40M.

  • Helped standardize and implement the scheduled maintenance plan documentation process.
  • Provided support and disaster recovery services for Under Armor and Aramark MSSQL failover clusters and IIS 7 web servers.
  • Responsible for LAN/WAN network communications, operations, hardware and application software for intensive segment of Rackspace's customers
  • Monitored system performance and diagnosed software/hardware problems with performance monitor and PAL.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Customer Service
2

Windows System Administrator II

Administered Active Directory and Group Policy for three autonomous networks in a 3000+ user environment

  • Applied and maintained DISA/NSA STIG configurations to Microsoft and other vendor software products; administered site anti-virus and IPS/IDS software suites
  • Ensured full and incremental data backups were successful; performed data restore for users as needed
  • Assisted with implementation of Windows Update Services server which greatly reduced administrator overhead for routine patching and security analysis duties
  • Maintained Windows PKI smart card services and Intermediate Certificate Authority servers to ensure secure login availability
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AAS
Electronics Technology
BS
Computer Information Systems
3

Windows System Administrator II, Enterprise

Deployed, administered and supported Windows servers in a fast-paced, demanding business environment

  • Supported enterprise accounts with monthly revenue up to and in excess of $1 million
  • Managed large, complex environments with hundreds of servers across multiple datacenters on multiple continents
  • Coordinated with other teams to support network hardware such as firewalls, load balancers and switches and storage hardware such as SAN, DAS and NAS systems
  • Administered VMware virtual machines, hypervisors and clusters with support from virtualization engineers
  • Deployed and administered Microsoft SQL Server in standalone and clustered environments
  • Developed and implemented procedures for operational processes including deployment, upgrade, migration and maintnenance
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Information Technology Network Administration
4

Windows System Administrator

Supported commercial and internal Windows servers as the system administrator.

  • Decreased restore time to less than 50% of prior configuration by implementing backup / restore process.
  • Obtained MCSE certification via self-study, better-supporting server environment.
  • Reduced labor force 75% by serving as Team Lead for a migration of 25+ customers to a new, hardened location.
  • Generated new business by traveling to customer sites for evaluation / recommendation of potential opportunities.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
Automotive Mechanics
5

Windows System Administrator

Maintained physical and virtual server hardware and operating systems to ensure reliability of server applications.

  • Produced, maintained, and improved documentation on various internal processes, OS standards, and refresh cycle schedules.
  • Participated in hardware reduction cost projects by providing server virtualization technology. Provided detailed updates and plans to meet project deliverables.
  • Document and track issues via a ticketing system.
  • Participated in 24x7x365 on-call rotation.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AAS
Computer Network Systems
6

Windows System Administrator/security

Monitored ticketing system for new, including updated existing tickets and work-items and maintain hardware inventory

  • Managed, led and supported Windows XP, 7, Server 2008, VMware and Active Directory domain network in multi-locations
  • Directed troubleshooting efforts for high severity issues by engaging with other support teams
  • Offered Help Desk support to thousands of users worldwide, earning reputation for complex problem resolution and professionalism
  • Provided technical solutions and investigated alternative methods for solving problem
  • Conducted system training for new production support and QA team member
  • Resolved issues related to Windows, application, virus isolation, and removal, storage and hardware configuration problems
  • Performed daily duties including answering internal support calls, Data Center walkthroughs, system health checks and event notification
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Computer Information Systems
MA
Business Administration
7

Windows System Administrator

Installed, configured, and upgraded the following operating systems and applications: Windows for Workgroups, Windows NT, Windows 98, DOS, Outlook, Microsoft Office, and NetWare 3.x/4.x

  • Configured, imaged, deployed, and integrated new equipment into the environment.
  • Provided desk side and phone support for over 600 customers which resulted in high computer uptime and high customer productivity.
  • Troubleshoot, analyze and resolve computer problems related to both hardware and software.
  • Deploy new equipment and install applications, which enable the customer to perform their job function on updated equipment which leads to higher work output.
  • Troubleshoots problems with computer systems, including troubleshooting hardware and software.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
Instrumentation
8

Windows System Administrator II

Administered Active Directory and Group Policy for three autonomous networks in a 3000+ user environment.

  • Applied and maintained DISA/NSA STIG configurations to Microsoft and other vendor software products; administered site anti-virus and IPS/IDS software suites.
  • Ensured full and incremental data backups were successful; performed data restore for users as needed.
  • Assisted with implementation of Windows Update Services server which greatly reduced administrator overhead for routine patching and security analysis duties.
  • Maintained Windows PKI smart card services and Intermediate Certificate Authority servers to ensure secure login availability.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Computer Information Systems
Electronics Technology
9

Windows System Administrator

Managed an environment with Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2003 servers, as well as Windows 7 Professional desktops and laptops

  • Performed daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, and reviewing system and application logs
  • Provided server maintenance and installation, desktop deployment and maintenance, and end user support
  • Managed and created Active Directory accounts, network shares, and printing services
  • Performed daily backup operations, ensuring all required file systems and system data are successfully backed up to the appropriate media
  • Responsible for applying security updates and patches on servers, desktops, and laptops
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
10

Windows System Administrator

Provided outstanding customer support to company employees by troubleshooting and training on XP and Windows 7 computers, Apple iPhones, iPads, and Blackberries.

  • Configured, troubleshot, and maintained Windows 2003 and 2008 Servers.
  • Handled all company layer 2 switching responsibilities with no supervision.
  • Supported Xerox Multifunction devices, including network and email faxing.
  • Configured and upgraded Cisco Adaptive Security Appliances and firewalls.
  • Analyzed requirements for, built, and managed complex Access database program for Safety Engineering department.
  • Setup audio visual equipment, including projectors and microphones across linked conference rooms.
  • Created system using mix of Access and Visio documentation to document network and server environments.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Information Technology
MS
Management Information Systems

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