Senior System Administrator – Erlanger, KY
For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we?re one of the world?s largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with approximately 32,000 employees serving customers in more than 160 countries. With a global value chain that includes approximately 500 crop procurement locations, 250 ingredient manufacturing facilities, 38 innovation centers and the world?s premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Learn more at www.adm.com .
System Administrator Sr. ? Erlanger, KY (Cincinnati Area) Information TechnologyThis is an exempt level position. Position Summary: ADM has an opportunity for a creative, results oriented experienced Systems Administrator in its Global Infrastructure team. The position is based in our North America tech center in Erlanger, Kentucky but will have responsibilities globally. The successful candidate must be a well-organized, self-starter who thrives in a fast-paced, complex, global environment; and has proven experience with all aspects of a major system deployment. This position offers the opportunity to join a team of industry leaders with a culture of commitment, team and learning.Job Responsibilities:
Engage in IT Operations and Problem Management, supporting and maintaining various compute systems while functioning within various environments and configurations to drive systems availability and reliabilityCoordinate with the service desk to provide workarounds and resolutions on escalated or re-occurring incidentsDesign, implement and maintain appropriate monitoring, backup and patching regimens for all included systemsWork with business units and other IT Departments to gather requirements, design and propose support solutions Work with interdepartmental team members to determine how applications are supported in production, including back-ups, disaster recovery and system performanceDrive continues service improvements by recognizing opportunities and communicate those to the infrastructure process ownerDeliver vendor management for those services that are externally supportedDefine environment strategies (Development, Conversion, System Test, User Acceptance Test, Performance Test, Prod etc.) for alignment to the agreed technical capabilities and business needsParticipate in road-mapping initiatives to account for system landscape technical dependencies and considerationsExpected to schedule staff as needed to accomplish support and work related tasks and projects.
This may include scheduling overtime, weekends, holidays and on-call.
Job Requirements: B.S. in Information Systems or related field experience 5+ years of Microsoft Windows server administration, MSCA(E) Certification recommendedStrong experience with virtualization technology ? preferably VMwareStrong experience with SAN technologyExperience with managing 1000+ servers globallyPreferred experience with scripting via PowerShell & JSONPreferred experience with cloud computing (Azure & AWS)Expert understanding and experience with Microsoft operating systems and active directoryProven Communication skills with the ability to build strong partnership with business clients & technology teams to deliver solutions (e.g. written, verbal, presentation skills).Ability to grasp te