Windows Administrator jobs involve being responsible for the upkeep, configuration, and reliable operation of computer systems, particularly where there are servers used within the business. They will have a variety of duties, including overseeing the uptime, performance, resources and security of the computers and ensuring the needs of the users are met, without exceeding the budget.
Other responsibilities that are typical of a Windows System Administrator include acquiring, installing and upgrading computer components and software, providing routine automation, maintaining the security policies and offering technical support for projects.
A Windows System Administrator will need to have an existing knowledge of maintaining other virtualisation solutions, with a wealth of experience in managing business infrastructures. The ability to identify systematic solutions on a high level is also beneficial, and Administrators should be able to work both individually and as part of a team. The ideal candidate will have a hands-on approach to troubleshooting software, and be able to demonstrate technical and quantitative, analytical and conceptual thinking skills.