IT End Point Administrator (Mimecast/O365)

Located in a highly affordable location, this company is seeking a motivated individual to head research on the latest technology trends within infrastructure administration.

  • Ridgewood, Georgia
  • $70,000 - $80,000
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A bit about us:

A Higher Education program devoted to creating successful and long term careers for their students. Located in a highly affordable area, this team is looking for a leader to work with high autonomy to guide the overall vision of the company's IT future!

Why join us?

  • 100% Medical/dental/vison coverage
  • Excellent PTO plan
  • Opportunity for internal career growth
  • Eligible for Tuition assistance programs to foster professional growth

Job Details

This team will play a key role in researching the latest technologies and trends regarding IT infrastructure including operating systems and software provisioning with the goal of increasing efficiency and improving the end user experience. This position will also provide technical expertise and guidance to junior team members.

Responsibilities
Administer solutions for modern management of endpoints and applications
Support platform software upgrades, workstation patching/compliance, and application delivery
Engage in the continuous improvement of endpoint administration including automation, monitoring, patching, backup/recovery, etc. by applying industry standards and best practices
Perform release and change management duties for applicable platforms
Apply information security concepts, principles, and practices
Interface, as needed, with third-party vendors and contractors to implement and support technology systems
Participate in a variety of projects requiring technical expertise and project management skills
Utilize and contribute to the development of standard operating procedures and tools
Participate in an on-call rotation to respond to service and security incidents outside of normal business hours

Required Qualifications
4 Year / Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field, OR equivalent professional experience.
Three or more years of experience in:
Microsoft Intune and/or SCCM (or similar technology) administration of Windows 10 clients
Endpoint Management and Protection administration including OS patching, 3rd party application patching, secure baseline configuration, host-based malware protection, etc.
Microsoft Powershell automation
Understanding of information security tools and controls such as: firewalls, intrusion prevention, anti-virus, vulnerability scanning, etc.
Understanding of networking concepts and network traffic analysis

Preferred Qualifications
Application of required work experience in higher education or public sector
Endpoint detection and response procedures and forensic analysis
Log management and continuous monitoring administration
Microsoft Azure Virtual Desktop or other virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) solution
Thin client device management
MacOS management and protection (especially via Jamf)
Mobile Device Management (MDM) of iOS and Android
Understanding of IT service management domains
Microsoft O365 and Azure administration

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Intermediate to advanced skill level with Microsoft Intune or SCCM
Intermediate skill level with PowerShell scripting
Experience supporting anti-malware software such as Defender
Experience supporting Azure Active Directory
Ability to demonstrate systematic troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
Ability to approach release and change management based on understanding of the end user experience

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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Location
Ridgewood, Georgia
Job Type
Contract
Compensation
$70,000 - $80,000