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Posted 2 months ago
Senior IT Infrastructure Analyst
Work Experience5
Job TypeFull Time, Remote
Job FunctionMedia
Job Description

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AbroadWorks Inc. is a staffing and consulting agency, catering to many companies from various industries all across the United States and Canada, to whom we provide top-notch multi-national talent from across the globe.

As a US-based company that specializes in HR Services, AbroadWorks focuses on sourcing talented foreign professionals, for either full-time, part-time, or project-based, remote work.

We offer a wide variety of career opportunities for both young and experienced professionals from Virtual/Executive Assistance, to Technical and Creative Writing, and IT-based roles, among others.

Apart from the promise of competitive compensation and benefits, our unique talent acquisition process offers a truly exciting opportunity for personal and professional growth, a productive learning experience, and the prospect of working in the safety and comfort of your own home.

For this role, our client is searching for a skilled Senior IT Infrastructure Analyst who will be responsible for supporting all aspects of IT infrastructure, network and security as well as assuming key roles in on-going projects. This is a full-time position during Eastern Time from 9 AM - 5 PM.

This Job has a competitive negotiable salary based on previous experience and seniority etc. 

The following Job-related experience is required for potential candidates for this role:

  • Must have 5+ years of hands-on experience supporting IT infrastructure (Virtualization, Servers, Network, Security).
  • Must have proven experience with administering Office 365 Tenant, VMWare, MSSQL, Veeam, SolarWinds NPM, and other enterprise solutions.
  • Must have experience with managing HA clusters, IPsec tunnels, firewalls, and storage appliances.
  • Must have strong analytical and problem-solving skills to promptly identify and resolve complex issues.
  • Must have a diploma or degree in Computer Science and/or 5 years of related work experience.
  • Must have a certification in one or more of the following: CompTIA Network +, Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator, ITIL, VMWare, or PaloAlto.
  • Must have a professional understanding of CLI and PowerShell scripting.
  • Must be knowledgeable of change management processes, ITIL, and security principles.
  • Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively collaborate within the organization and with external parties.
  • Must be highly self-motivated and team-oriented with keen attention to details.

Your responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following:

  • Establish and maintain baselines for optimal performance and secure configuration of all in-place software solutions and devices.
  • Monitor all in-place solutions and devices for efficient and appropriate operations.
  • Investigate errors and anomalous activities.
  • Conduct vulnerability assessments, penetration tests, and security audits.
  • Recommend additional IT solutions or changes to existing solutions to improve overall enterprise IT systems.
  • Maintain all software, servers, network, and security devices up-to-date as per vendors’ recommendations and best practices.
  • Perform upgrades, deployments, integrations, and other configurations of all IT solutions in accordance with standard operating procedures and best practices.
  • Participate in the planning and designing of enterprise IT architecture.
  • Engage in the creation of enterprise IT documents (policies, standards, baselines, guidelines, and procedures).
  • Oversee the planning, designing, and testing of business continuity and disaster recovery plans.
  • Adhere to all enterprise policies, audit requirements and industry regulations.
  • Occasional travel to stores for equipment deployments or upgrades.
  • Participate in on-call support rotation.

Successful candidates for this role are expected to possess the following attributes:​​

  • Must have excellent English communication skills.
  • Has the ability to complete projects in a timely manner.
  • Great logical and verbal reasoning skills.
  • Exceptionally detail-oriented.
  • Exceptional problem-solving and information-processing skills.
  • Ability to think outside the box.
  • A great work ethic and interest in learning new concepts and growing with the job.
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Must have their own work device (preferably a desktop or laptop) and a stable internet connection.

Successful candidates for this role will be rewarded with the following benefits and compensation:

  • A total of five paid vacation days per year (additional days can be taken unpaid).
  • A 5% raise per year guaranteed (additional raises or bonuses may be given for outstanding performance).
  • A paid 15-minute break for every 4 hours of work.
  • Fully-paid healthcare benefits after 2 months of full-time work.

* Vacation days increase by 1 vacation day per year. I.e. after one year of employment, the total paid vacation days on year 2 would be six, on year 3 seven, etc.

Our main focus is to build an energized and motivated workforce where our employees are happy and satisfied with their jobs and growth opportunities.

We are looking forward to making you a part of our team!

Thank you for your time and interest.

About AbroadWorks Inc.

We're a U.S. based firm that specializes in finding extremely talented people from all over the world. With our home brewed technology, comprehensive assessments and extensive interviews, we carefully sift through thousands of candidates to find the perfect fit for our clients.

In our first two years of operations we've grown, by word-of-mouth alone, to 200+ current employees serving 40+ clients. Our secret? Satisfied clients and a unique recruitment strategy.

We've spent countless hours and sleepless nights developing a recruitment process and strategy that is both effective and effortless for our clients. We don't believe in lengthy T&C's, hidden fees or anything else that can get in the way of us having the opportunity to show you what we do and earn your trust.

If you're looking for staffing solutions that are both white glove and will save your company loads of 💲 get in touch with us for a hassle free, no cost consultation. Seriously, it's free, you have nothing to lose.