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Tigard, OR

Salary: $60k to $85k Based on skills and experience.
Date Posted: June 18, 2018
Job Type: Direct Hire
Job ID: 312589

Job Description

Systems Administrator

Our client is locally owned and operated. Established in 1949, has grown into a regional and national industrial equipment supplier, providing a combination of value added technical services, engineering, consultation, and quality products to a variety of markets. They provide mission-critical equipment to a wide variety of industries including Fortune 500 companies.


As a Systems Administrator, you’ll be collaborating with other team members to provide configuration and maintenance of servers, as necessary, to ensure stability, integrity and operational availability of the in-house data, cell phone, and wireless network services. This position focuses on both Windows and Linux systems. Strong Linux experience and skills is absolutely required.


  • Day-to-day hardware and software support for our staff
  • Support system administration staff on network/software fixes and new implementations
  • Setup and maintain VPN connections both for branch offices and remote users
  • Implement new network monitoring systems
  • Troubleshoot client/server application issues
  • Plan and implement backup and recovery procedures
  • Manage Microsoft Active Directory
  • Configure and support Windows and Linux servers


  • Strong written and verbal skills
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Proven working experience in installing, configuring and troubleshooting UNIX /Linux based environments.
  • Proven working experience in Windows Server, Exchange Server, and Terminal Services.
  • Strong working knowledge of Windows 10, Windows 8 and Windows 7
  • Candidate must be comfortable with different software packages for backups and anti-virus
  • Able to troubleshoot problems in new environments
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment and interact well with clients is crucial
  • Night and weekend work is occasionally needed
  • Working Knowledge of firewalls, routers, port forwarding, DHCP, DNS and Active Directory (Prefered)
  • Experience with network firewall and routing equipment. (WatchGuard and Cisco is a plus)


  • Bachelor Degree desired
  • Minimum of Associates Degree in IT related field or appropriate experience
  • 3+ years experience in Linux system administration
  • 3+ years’ experience in Windows system administration
  • Customer service skills
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task
  • Sense of humor

BENEFITS : regular training, favorable work environment, generous profit sharing, 401K, full medical and dental coverage, paid vacation and sick leave, life insurance, uniforms and cell phone.

Target Pay Range: $60k to $85k Based on skills and experience.