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Junior Network/Systems Administrator  Pittsburgh, PA  Posted: 5/16/2024
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Permanent Full Time



Technical Solutions Inc. is currently seeking a Junior Network/Systems Administrator on behalf of our client a Western Pennsylvania based materials testing firm.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for the maintenance, configuration, and reliable operation of computer systems, network servers, and virtualization
  • Installs and upgrades computer components and software, manages virtual servers, and integrates automation processes
  • Troubleshoots hardware and software errors by running diagnostics, documenting problems and resolutions, prioritizing problems, and assessing impact of issues
  • Provides documentation and technical specifications to IT staff for planning and implementing new or upgrades of IT infrastructure
  • Performs or delegates regular backup operations and implement appropriate processes for data protection, disaster recovery, and failover procedures
  • Leads desktop and helpdesk support efforts, making sure all desktop applications, workstations, and related equipment problems are resolved in a timely manner with limited disruptions
  • Responsible for capacity, storage planning, and database performance
  • Keeps current with technology trends and changes related to position
  • Acts as the point of contact for upper management for project management and updates
  • Leads and motivates the staff to assure timely network support is provided across all functions
  • Encourages a continuous improvement culture where technological trends are constantly evolving
  • Performs other duties and tasks as assigned

Job Requirements


Qualifications and Skills:
  • US Citizenship required
  • Associate or Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, System Administration, or a closely related field, or equivalent experience required
  • Two(2) years of database, network administration, or system administration experience required
  • System administration and IT certifications, Microsoft, or other network related fields are preferred
  • Working knowledge of virtualization and VMWare
  • Strong knowledge of systems and networking software, hardware, and networking protocols
  • Experience with scripting and automation tools
  • A proven track record of developing and implementing IT strategy and plans
  • Strong knowledge of implementing and effectively developing helpdesk and IT operations best practices, including expert knowledge of security, storage, data protection, and disaster recovery protocols
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and team building skills
  • Maintain high level of confidentiality and a strong sense of discretion
  • Excellent diagnostic and problem-solving skills
  • Highly self-motivated
  • Possess outstanding organizational and time management skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work in team environment and is flexible to changing demands
  • Ability to stand, sit, or move around for prolonged periods of time
  • Ability to perform repetitive hand motions
Technical Solutions Inc. provides a wide range of staffing services throughout Western Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia. Simplify the job search process by letting us do all the work! With 30 years of expertise, we have the resources, techniques and insights to guide your job search. Our staff will work with you one-on-one to understand your needs and discuss your options. We can even send your resume to multiple job openings that you are a fit for, giving you opportunities to choose from. We reach out to hiring managers for feedback, coordinate and schedule interviews, and advocate on your behalf so that you get the best offer possible. At TSI, we genuinely care about our employees and want to see you succeed. No candidate is ever promised something we do not deliver. The best part is that there are no fees or cost for any of our services. For more information on our company and to view all of our exciting job opportunities, please visit or give us a call at 724-733-2100.


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