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Job Title:   Systems Administrator II (Network Administrator)

County:   Shawnee

Req. No:   188283

Agency Name:   Judicial Branch

Posting Type:   External  --> Click here for Definition of Posting Type

Applications accepted through:    DEC 22, 2017

Job Description:

Definition of Work:  This is professional work monitoring and maintaining a hyper-converged environment running VMware, and an enterprise backup solution. The network administrator is also responsible for a Cisco-centric network environment with responsibility managing Cisco switches, firewalls and VPN.  Work is performed under the supervision of the director of information services and is reviewed by conferences and evaluation of results obtained.

Examples of Work Performed:  (Any one position may not include all of the specific duties listed, nor do the examples cover all the duties which may be performed.)  Provides leadership and manages the unit; makes decisions; solves problems; develops unit procedures; conducts meetings; represents unit at internal and external meetings.  Manages employees and team performance; coaches, counsels, and motivates employees; evaluates employees.  Architects and recommends future design initiatives.  Assists with disaster recovery planning and testing.  Administers Microsoft Exchange and Office environments.  Monitors security events and respond to issues.  Administers and monitors an enterprise SAN environment.  Administers and monitors a VMware environment.  Administer and monitor a Cisco network. Strong understanding of hardware, security, and configuration management.

Required Education and Experience:  Requires a bachelor’s degree, preferably in computer science or business information systems, or a related field, plus four years experience performing duties similar to those described above. Additional relevant experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis for the formal education requirements.

Required Knowledge, Abilities and Skills:  Microsoft Windows Server OS management and administration.  VMware virtualization technologies and architectures.  Storage Administration (SAN/NAS); EMC Hyper-converge Infrastructure; Avamar Enterprise Backup and Recovery; Management Microsoft SQL Server and Oracle technologies from an infrastructure perspective; Cisco network architecture; Solid experience in problem analysis and resolution of software problems; Must excel in a fast-paced environment where critical thinking and strong problem solving skills are required for success; Innovative thinker who is positive, proactive, and readily embraces change; Ability to handle users professionally during all interfaces and Strong written and verbal communication skills

Strongly desired:  Microsoft MCSA or greater certification.  Cisco CCENT or greater certification. Experience in IIS and Microsoft SQL server. 

Send Judicial Branch Application to:   Patricia Henshall, Office of Judicial Administration, 301 W. 10th, Room 337, Topeka, Kansas 66612-1507

Judicial Branch Application:  http://www.kscourts.org/pdf/application.pdf


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