Job Details

System Administrator - II


11130 Holder St,Ste 200
Cypress, California 90630




SUMMARY:              Responsible for maintaining reliable operation of all server hardware and software throughout the enterprise. Will have accountability for all technical functions, correct trouble conditions and identify technical needs.




ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESinclude the following. To perform this job successfully, the System Administrator II – IT Operations may be expected to perform some or all of the duties listed and complete special projects and other duties as assigned.


£  Process new subcontractor applications, ensuring all documentation is gathered and completed in compliance with company policies.


£  Document – Server configuration, Rebuild Specification, Disaster Recovery


£  Provide administration and support for the following:


o   Windows 2008 R2 / 2012 R2 environment (500+ Systems)


o   Microsoft Lync 2013/Skype for Business 2015, Enterprise Voice, Unified Messaging


o   EMC VNX, XtremeIO, ATMOS, and CLARiiON, enterprise class storage networks


o   Multi-domain Active Directory infrastructure across multiple sites


o   Backup and restore operations using EMC Avamar


o   Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2010/2013/2016


o   Microsoft Exchange Server 2010/2013


o   Enterprise class VMWare vSphere 5.x/6.x


o   Microsoft Remote Desktop Services


o   Cisco UCS server infrastructure


o   Microsoft System Center 2012/2012 R2/2016


o   Citrix Netscaler HLB


o   EMC Source1


o   Office365


£  Provide second and/or third level support to the client community.


£  Knowledge of PowerShell preferred.


£  Mentor Level 1/2/3 IT Support Technicians.


£  Provide assistance to other System Administrators.


£  Participate in on call rotation






£  No supervisory responsibilities.









£  Knowledge of network environments.


£  Knowledge of and familiarity with data center operations and server hardware functionality.


£  Knowledge of and familiarity with DMZ infrastructure/Access Security. 


£  Knowledge of Active Directory/Windows 2008 R2 / 2012 R2 Server network infrastructure.






£  Cross training ability with Licensing Coordinator.


£  Excellent time management, planning and forward-thinking skills.


£  Self-motivated and a professional attitude.


£  Excellent communication and listening skills.


£  Excellent teambuilding, customer service, and interpersonal skills.


£  Must possess good decision making skills, be very organized and detail oriented.


£  Demonstrated project management skills.




£  Ability to perform project management on NT/Windows related work.


£  Ability to provide technical knowledge and expertise necessary to solve medium to highly complex problems.


£  Ability is required in work delegation.


£  Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.


£  Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.


£  Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.


£  Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.


£  Ability to adapt to changes in the work environment, delays or unexpected events; manage competing demands; change approach or method to best fit the situation.


£  Ability to concentrate on a task over a period of time without being distracted.


£  Ability to maintain composure, keep emotions in check and avoid aggressive behavior, even in very difficult situations.






£  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands and arms; speak and hear.  The employee frequently is required to stand, walk, and reach with hands and arms.  The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. 


£  The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. 


£  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.


£  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.






£  The noise level in the office work environment is usually moderate.






£  High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) and three years demonstrated work experience in Windows 2003/2008/2012 R2 Administration, Windows 2003/2008/2012 R2 Server, VMWare ESX Server, Microsoft RDS, Exchange 2010/2013, SQL Server, Active Directory, and Internet protocol (TCP/IP) installation and support; or post secondary education in computer maintenance with a minimum Microsoft (MCSE); or equivalent combination of education and experience.


£  College degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or Business preferred.






£  A+ hardware certification preferred










Protection One Alarm Monitoring, Inc. or any of its respective affiliates, divisions, and/or subsidiaries, including, without limitation, Security Monitoring Services, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity/AA/Veterans/Disabled employer committed to a diverse workforce.