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System Center / Server Administrator (IT System Administration-Journey)

Company: State of Washington
Location: Olympia
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Job Description:

Are you looking for an opportunity to apply your knowledge of Microsoft System Center technologies, Windows server operating systems, and technical infrastructure support?The Department of Revenue needs your help todeliver professional level infrastructure operations in support of the Agency's mission.

In the IT System Administration-Journey position within the Server & Storage Team, you will serve as a System Center Operations Manager (SCOM), Microsoft System Endpoint Configuration Manager (MECM, formerly known as SCCM) and System Center Orchestrator IT administrator for agency information systems and infrastructure. This position also supports the Server & Storage team as a Domain Administrator, assisting with operational and maintenance activities.

The hiring manager will start reviewing applications June 10, 2021 and will continue to review daily until closed. It is in your best interest to apply as soon as possible.

Revenueis a dynamic learning organization where you will experience a remarkable work-life balance, amazing leadership and talented co-workers ready and focused to achieve the agency's goals. This unique culture promotes a professional family of cohesive groups maximizing potential through opportunity. Visit this link to find out more about Revenue and read what our employees have to say about working here.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) Administration:

* Designs, builds, configures and administers the enterprise SCOM test and production platforms. * Ensures SCOM is current with latest system builds, hotfixes, server operating systems, admin consoles and client updates using Department's Change Management process and/or documenting in ticketing system. * Provides application support for the SCOM platforms. * Creates and maintains monitoring and notification rules to meet infrastructure and business needs. * Documents process and procedures for proper administration of the SCOM platforms.

Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager (MECM) Administration:

* Designs, builds, configures and administers MECM infrastructure in collaboration with the Server & Storage, System Administration and Service Desk teams to ensure system is available for operating system deployment (OSD), package deployments, application catalog and client policy updates. * Ensures MECM is current with latest system builds, hotfixes, server operating systems, admin consoles and client updates using Department's Change Management process and/or documenting in ticketing system. * Maintains site maintenance tasks and backups. * Manages all MECM hierarchy configurations and supports all site system roles such as distribution points, application catalog, Microsoft Bitlocker Administration and Monitoring (MBAM) integration, database and SQL Reporting services.

Microsoft System Center Orchestrator Administration:

* Monitors, administers, configures, implements, maintains, and operates the SCORCH platform. * Maintains technical system documentation, including documentation of technical changes to the system. * Ensures SCORCH is current with latest system builds, hotfixes, server operating systems and SQL versions using Department's Change Management process and/or documenting in ticketing system. * Manages Runbook permissions using industry best practices and least privilege principle. * Documents process and procedures for proper administration of SCORCH. * Ensures backups are scheduled, including but not limited to runbooks, to ensure the system can be recovered in the event of a disaster.

System Administration:

* Performs functions as a Domain Administrator, including but not limited to user account administration, maintaining NTFS file and share security per DOR standards, and computer account administration. * Analyzes, monitors, and reviews systems to look for and recommend efficiencies.

A bachelor's degree in computer science or related field


4 years of recent experience in the administration of Windows server with aminimum four years of recent experience in theadministration of System Center product suite.

* Additional qualifying experience will substitute for two years of education.

The following are desired qualifications:

* SCOM training. * MECMtraining or certification. * Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE). * Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP). * Orchestra Training.

To be considered:

* Update your online profile in detail, as it will be used as your resume. * Attach a cover letter explaining your interest and qualifications. * Failure to complete your application or attach your cover letter,may result in the disqualification of your application.*

This position has been designated as having access to Federal Tax Information (FTI) provided by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). In order to access this information you will need to:

* Comply with the FTI background check requirements consisting of: * FBI National background check (fingerprinting required)

To take advantage of Veteran's preference,please attach your DD-214, member 4 long form, or your NGB-22. Please blackout your social security number and date of birth before attaching.


Hello, my name is Lance and I will be assisting with this announcement. As a 19-year Department of Revenue employee, I understand the importance of finding a rewarding career with a work-life balance. At Revenue, we pride ourselves in connecting talented individuals with opportunity and would like to answer any questions you have.

Please contact any part of the Staffing team atJobs@dor.wa.govor give me a call (360) 704-5725.

At Revenue, we put employee safety first and foremost. This is why we will use every resource possible to ensure this hiring process stays within the current guidelines related to COVID-19. If selected to move forward, please be aware interviews may be conducted virtually using a webcam teleconferencing method and most employees are working from home.

The Human Resources Division may use referrals from this recruitment to help fill future similar vacancies for six months.

Prior to a new hire, a background check including criminal record history will be conducted. Information from the background check will not necessarily preclude employment but will be considered in determining the applicant's suitability and competence to perform in the position.

This position is covered by a collective bargaining agreement between the Department of Revenue and the Washington Public Employees Association (WPEA).

The Department of Revenue is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We embrace diversity and offer a respectful, inclusive culture for people with disabilities, as well as members of all protected groups and statuses. We encourage you to apply.

If you need help during the application process, please call the Human Resources Office at 360-704-5731. Applicants who are deaf or hard of hearing may call through the Washington Relay Service by dialing 7-1-1 or 1-800-833-6388.

Keywords: State of Washington, Olympia , System Center / Server Administrator (IT System Administration-Journey), Other , Olympia, Washington

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