Sr. Windows Administrator

Remote from
Salary, USD
72,540 - 161,520/yr
Job type
Full Time,
Opening date
Closing date
31 Mar 2023

About Lumen Technologies

The fastest, most secure platform for next-gen apps and data

Lumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work. With 450,000 route fiber miles serving customers in more than 60 countries, we deliver the fastest, most secure global platform for applications and data to help businesses, government and communities deliver amazing experiences. Learn more about Lumen’s network, edge cloud, security and communication and collaboration solutions and our purpose to further human progress through technology at, LinkedIn: /lumentechnologies, Twitter: @lumentechco, Facebook: /lumentechnologies, Instagram: @lumentechnologies and YouTube: /lumentechnologies.

The Role

The role of this position is to serve as a Windows and virtual infrastructure system administrator.  Primary functions are to design, deploy, and support infrastructure solutions for the enterprise.  They will be expected to stay abreast of advances in technologies; assessing, making recommendations, and deploying said technologies.  They are expected to be a leader in collaboration efforts across organizations (architecture, development, operational teams, business units, etc.) in solving critical business and technology issues while improving customer experience.

The Main Responsibilities

  • Provide day-to-day support/administration of OS (Windows) and associated infrastructure
  • Provide day-to-day support/administration of virtual infrastructure
  • Will provide support directly to internal stakeholders throughout the enterprise to enable and support highly available application solutions
  • Perform site reliability engineering functions:
    • Assessing standards, practices, technologies, and ecosystems
    • Make recommendations for improvements and in support of going forward strategies
    • Facilitate implementation tasks (Examples:  operational standards, automation, developing/implementing code)
  • Develop, document, deploy, and support best practices/procedures, risk assessments, contingency planning, security, and disaster recovery & business continuity planning
  • Provide technical support to internal stakeholders through the ability to analyze, troubleshoot, and solve complex technical problems across multiple technical disciplines
  • Interact and communicate with various levels of management on projects and initiatives
  • Provide leadership in the migration of legacy technologies to current standards
  • Function in a fast-paced, multi-tasking, environment
  • Other duties as assigned

What We Look For in a Candidate

  • Minimum of 4 years of experience with Windows administration
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience with server virtualization (Examples: ESXi, VMware, vSphere, vRealize, Hyper-V)
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience with container platforms (Examples: Kubernetes, OpenShift, Swarm, etc.), and management systems
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in delivering Information Technology projects to medium/large enterprises
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience with storage management (NAS, SAN, etc.) preferred
  • Experience with container platforms (Examples: Kubernetes, OpenShift, Swarm, etc.)
  • Experience with automation and orchestration technologies (Examples: Morpheus, Big Panda)
  • Excellent troubleshooting and diagnostic skills across the full IT technology stack
  • Strong interpersonal, written/verbal communication, and team dynamic skills
  • Ability to clearly communicate technology topics across a broad range of technical and non-technical backgrounds


  • Bachelor’s degree (Computer Science, MIS, Software Engineering or related) or equivalent
Salary Min : $72540
Salary Max : $161520

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