Systems Administrator - Sudbury, MA
Methods Machine Tools
 Sudbury, MA


The Systems Administrator oversees the administration, management and maintenance of the companys server infrastructure and the local and wide area computer network systems and data circuits.


  • Upgrades, installs and troubleshoots networks, networking hardware devices and software
  • Upgrades, installs and troubleshoots server systems including but not limited to Domain Controllers, Print Servers, VPN, File and Application Servers
  • Maintains inventory of equipment and parts as well as documentation of vendor activities
  • Develops and documents system standards for computer and network devices
  • Recommend and schedule repairs to the LAN/WAN
  • Monitor systems and platforms for availability
  • Oversee backup, clustering, mirroring, replication and failover
  • Restore and recover corrupted files
  • Install and test upgrades and patches
  • Implement security and encryption
  • Evaluate and recommend new network technologies
  • Manages, updates and supports E-Mail systems
  • Designs, plans & oversees the implementation of voice, data, & video communication cable and hardware

Pre-Employment Qualifications

  • Minimum 5 years prior network administration experience
  • Minimum Education: Bachelors Degree in an information technology related field or equivalent work experience
  • Preferred Certifications: Microsoft Certified System Engineer (MCSE); Microsoft Certified System Administrator (MCSA); Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)


  • Handles highly confidential information/material
  • Ability to apply technical standards, principles, theories and techniques
  • Ability to communicate orally and written in a professional manner
  • Prior experience supporting, implementing and/or administering networks such as Microsoft Windows Active Directory
  • Works well both alone or in a team setting
  • Project planning and project management
  • Strong analytical skills
  • SAN and VM Management skills
  • Networking Experience: Switches, Routers, Hubs, Servers, Cables, Racks, Firewalls, LAN, WAN, TCP/IP, DNS, UDP, Latency, VoIP, QoS, EIGRP, BGP, OSPF, NHRP, ATM, PPP, MPLS