NEW YORK CITY COUNCIL JOB POSTING
Position Systems Administrator Work Hours 9am – 5pm, some weekends and holidays
Division Information Technology Open Date January 25, 2017
Number of Positions 1 Close Date Until Filled

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The New York City Council is looking for a seasoned Systems Administrator to join its Information Technology team. This position covers all Council offices within the five counties of New York City.
Duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Manage Windows file server and network share permissions
  • Follow established procedures for backup and restore of network data, preferably having experience in EMC Networker, Symantec Backup Exec 10+, and HP tape drives
  • Demonstrate technical expertise in troubleshooting Windows servers and Cisco switches and Routers
  • Experience with VMWare a plus
  • Manage helpdesk personnel including auditing tickets and calls, scheduling remote office visits
  • Manage escalation of tickets from helpdesk
  • Remote management and troubleshooting of Server infrastructure and Network
  • Strong verbal skills required to interact with end-users at all organizational levels
  • Ability to read and write technical documents, maintain accurate records, and analyze problems to develop effective solutions
  • Ability to conduct research on available product designs and make recommendations for system configurations.
  • Ability to establish and maintain an effective working relationship with vendors and other technical staff
  • Recommend, and implement solutions in conjunction with company policies and procedures

REQUIREMENTS

  • Experience with Active Directory/ Exchange Server 2007-16 management
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience with IT systems administration
  • Valid NYS driver’s license

HOW TO APPLY
Qualified candidates should forward a cover letter and resume by:

MAIL: New York City Council

Attn: Administrative Services/Job SysAdmin

250 Broadway, 16th Floor

New York, NY  10007

FAX: (212) 791-5266

E-MAIL: recruiter250b@yahoo.com

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

THE NEW YORK CITY COUNCIL IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER