System Administrator

Cambridge, Massachusetts | Freelance | Job ID #61736 |
Posted Last Month

Our client, an educational facility, is seeking a Systems Administrator to join them for a contract engagement in the general Boston area.


  • Perform day to day operational support, administration and routine maintenance of enterprise tools
  • Manage end user accounts, permissions, access rights including provisioning and deprovisioning, in accordance with license allocations, and best-practices regarding privacy and security
  • Serve as the Tier 2 support escalation point, responsible for troubleshooting, as well as working directly with end users to resolve support issues
  • Evaluate and review data quality, including system audit, and perform regular data cleansing activities
  • Develop, document, and maintain knowledge articles, system diagrams, operating procedures and associated training plans for system administration
  • Perform continual improvement activities on supported enterprise platforms research and advise on emerging products, services and standards in support of organizational goals

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in IT, computer science, a related field, or equivalent experience
  • Experience with progressive responsibility of managing applications and tier 2 or 3 support of complex IT environments; experience with ChangePoint, JIRA, ResourceGuru or ServiceNow is preferred

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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