System Administrator A growing company in Renton is seeking to fill IMMEDIATE need for an entry level Systems Administrator. Job Description: Works in partnership with the IT Manager to support hardware and applications to improve the productivity of 75 plus users utilizing a VOIP and a manufacturing ERP solution running on a Windows server backbone. Responsibilities • Perform tasks for onboarding & offboarding of users • Provide daily support to end users, resolving issues with applications & hardware • Maintain current system image templates for efficient system deployment & re-deployment • Deploy, maintain Windows client machines, including drivers & software (office productivity, ERP, patches, etc.) • Monitor & maintain the network, including servers, printers & client computers, preventing & resolving any issues/errors as needed • Install/upgrade systems with virus & firewall protection software • Respond to warnings & alerts from all facets of IT infrastructure, escalate to IT Manager as needed • Troubleshoot & resolve performance issues on various devices such as PCs, printers & peripherals • Research & assist evaluating technology solutions for challenges defined by IT Manager Relevant Technical Skills: • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, 2008, 2012 R2 • Microsoft Windows 7, 10 • MS Exchange 2013 • VMWare 6 • Technologies: LAN, WAN, VPN, Wi-Fi, AD, DNS, DHCP, SQL • Centralized systems management applications • System imaging and software deployment technologies • Client virus and firewall protection systems Key Skills Required: • Highly efficiency-driven • Excellent customer service skills • Excellent communications skills, both verbal and written • Excellent organizational skills • Attentiveness to detail • Hands-on technical skills Qualifications Required: • 2-year IT degree or equivalent IT experience