The Senior Systems Administrator is primarily responsible for installing, configuring, and maintaining physical/virtual technology infrastructure in support of business processing requirements for the Town of Parker. This position will install, upgrade, and patch operating systems, infrastructure devices, and complex software packages, which will be scheduled in accordance with established IT policies and procedures. Other functions performed include technology project management and overall security oversight of Town technology systems. Individual must be a self-starter, capable of working independently, under limited direction, and also in collaborative environments with a mix of Town staff, project stakeholders and vendors.
As a member of the IT Department, the Senior Systems Administrator will work closely with other IT staff to align current systems, proposed systems, and future systems with the strategic and operational goals of the department. The Senior Systems Administrator will provide tier-3 support to fellow team members, and will assist in their professional development. At times this position may require evening and weekend work. The Senior Systems Administrator does participate in the 24×7 on-call rotation schedule.
As a higher level member of the team, the Senior Systems Administrator works with the IT Director on increasing organizational efficiency through the selection and implementation of new technology systems, and maximizing the efficiency of existing technology systems in support of department and Town goals and initiatives.