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System Admin (Onsite - Min 8 Hours)

  • 8 hr
  • 1,346.15 US dollars
  • Washington DC

Service Description

System Administrator (Onsite - Min 8 Hours) A system administrator, or sysadmin, or admin is a person who is responsible for the upkeep, configuration, and reliable operation of computer systems, especially multi-user computers, such as servers. The system administrator seeks to ensure that the uptime, performance, resources, and security of the computers they manage meet the needs of the users, without exceeding a set budget when doing so. To meet these needs, a system administrator may acquire, install, or upgrade computer components and software; provide routine automation; maintain security policies; troubleshoot; train or supervise staff; or offer technical support for projects. A System Administrator, or Systems Administrator, is responsible for overseeing the maintenance and security of company intranets and computer systems. Their duties include installing antivirus or malware protection software, responding to employee concerns or drafting documents to help employees use computer systems and coordinating with company leadership to determine new technologies that could enhance their company’s computer systems. Responsibilities: Managing Windows, Linux, or Mac systems Upgrading, installing, and configuring application software and computer hardware Troubleshooting and providing technical support to employees Creating and managing system permissions and user accounts Performing regular security tests and security monitoring Maintaining networks and network file systems Setting up new users and giving them access to the intranet Managing and maintaining the file servers Operating the firewall for the organization Monitoring the internet connection for security risks Employing the latest security protocols Monitoring the local area network (LAN) for threats or errors Skills and Qualifications: Ability to solve problems in stressful situations Strong attention to detail Communication skills Ability to explain technical concepts to inexperienced users Time management skills


Contact Details

  • 455 Mass, Massachusetts Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC, USA


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