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Systems Administrator I

Company: United Fire Group
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: January 13, 2019

Job Description:

Job ID 2019-1919# of Openings 1Job Locations US-IA-Cedar RapidsPosted Date 2019-01-07Category Information TechnologyTravel NoneCompany Car Provided NoOverview

UFG offers you an award-winning workplace and a trustworthy, financially stable company. While we've always known our commitment to employees and financial stewardship, it is good to have others recognize our dedicated efforts. We've been named an Iowa Top Workplace by the Des Moines Register for four consecutive years, and included on Forbes' "America's Most Trustworthy Financial Companies" every year since 2014. Additionally, UFG is a super-regional property and casualty insurer rated "A" (Excellent) by A.M. Best Company.

The Systems Admiinstrator will:

  • Install, configure, maintain, and troubleshoot Windows server, PC and network hardware, software and application software of moderate complexity.
  • Develops, implements and tests Disaster Recovery procedures.
  • Provide documentation and management reporting on the computer/network environments.
  • Ensure that network and server hardware and software is maintained to remain ahead of the obsolescence curve.

    Responsibilities

    • Manage Windows Servers including configuring and installing new and patching existing
    • Develop plans and procedures for Disaster recovery for new and existing hardware/software.
    • Work with project management office and other departments to add/enhance/maintain the functionality of the UFG website and Intranet.
    • Software Upgrades.
    • Server, router, switch, application, etc. software levels are maintained at currently released levels.
    • Maintain timely status reports
    • Keep up-to-date on new technologies thru vendor demos, trade journals, etc.
    • Handle user calls as assigned by the Help Desk
    • Produce documentation for all areas of responsibility.

      Qualifications

      Education:
      • Associate's degree in computer science, information technology or related technical field.
      • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology or related technical field preferred.
      • Associate in General Insurance (AINS) designation preferred.
        Experience:
        • 3+ years of intermediate level work experience with the following:
          • Microsoft operating systems
          • Networking hardware and software
          • Microsoft back-office applications
          • Microsoft Networking (Active Directory)
          • Citrix,
          • Server backup software
          • IIS
          • VmWare
          • Experience with VMWare, Dell EMC Hardware, AWS, MS Office 365 Preferred
            Knowledge, skills & abilities:
            • Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Operating Systems
            • Thorough knowledge of Citrix
            • Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Exchange and Active Directory.
            • Ability to develop, implement and test Disaster Recovery procedures.
            • Basic knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices and procedures within the LAN/WAN networking field.
            • Ability to solve problems, see relationships and visualize information flows with the United Fire Group organization.
            • Ability to work under strict time constraints.
            • Detail oriented.
            • Effective oral and written communication skills.

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              Keywords: United Fire Group, Cedar Rapids , Systems Administrator I, IT / Software / Systems , Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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