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Windows System Administrator

The Boston Globe is looking to hire a skilled Windows
Administrator to manage and maintain our Windows systems and
Active Directory environment. In this role you are responsible to
design, install, administer, and optimize overall control of a server.
Provide technical support to ensure a high degree of Customer
Happiness through Service Level Agreement (SLA) and Process
Compliance and perform business impact analysis and risk
assessments to reduce the likelihood of significant service outage
or disasters. If you thrive in a dynamic, collaborative workplace,
the Globe provides an environment where you will be both
challenged and inspired every single day. 


PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

 Responsible for installing, managing, and upgrading
Windows-based systems and servers.
 Responsible for day-to-day administration duties including
Windows Active Directory object maintenance, conduct
complex troubleshooting and repair tasks on Active
Directory, Windows Server 2012 R2 thru current, Domain
Controllers, DNS, user authentication and other operational
systems as needed.
 Configure KMS server for Microsoft products.
 Provide technical review of existing implementations and
administrative practices (account and network
administration, GPOs, OUs, DNS, etc.)
 Administer Users, Group and Computer objects and create
Group Policy using Group Policy Management Console.
 Participate in data cleansing efforts including remediation of
duplicate user ID’s, Directory Information Tree (DIT)
redesign and modification recommendations, consolidation
of Group Policy Objects, and implementation of access
restrictions and auditing.
 Mentor team members.

 Establish service specifications to other systems including
permissions modification, deletion, role definitions,
reclassification and other similar access management
related functions.
Qualifications:

Minimum Requirements
 Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA)
 Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE)
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
 Ability to install, configure and troubleshoot Active Directory
and DNS for Active Directory, as well as skills necessary for
Group Policy and Active Directory Security solutions.
 Heavy Active Directory and Directory Services knowledge
necessary.
 Hands-on project experience designing and implementing
custom workflows, resource provisioning and role-based
access controls.
 Citrix XenApp
 Citrix XenDesktop
 Working experience of lightweight Directory Access Protocol
(LDAP).
 Working experience of operating-system administration skills
of Windows Server 2008-2019.
 Specific training and certifications are a plus.
 PowerShell scripting.

EEO Statement: Boston Globe Media Partners LLC is an equal employment opportunity employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability, national origin, citizenship or any other protected characteristic. 

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EEO Statement:

Boston Globe Media is an equal employment opportunity employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability, national origin, citizenship or any other protected characteristic. Boston Globe Media is committed to diversity in its most inclusive sense.

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