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System Administrator - Windows Server 2003-2012

San Ramon - California - United States - Oil, Gas & Mining - Oil & Gas - Project Management & Services - Academic Bachelor

Are you a local Windows Server 2003-2012 and Microsoft SQL expert looking for a challenging and lucrative opportunity working for a Top 10 Fortune 500 Oil and Gas Company? We are Seeking local talent for a 6+ month contract to hire potential in San Ramon, doing user system support for a Cyber security and Forensic Team.

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Meline Silverio, Account manager

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About this role

  • Provide end user support and training on applications utilizing our in-house ticketing system. The end users this person will be supporting are in-house investigators who will be using forensic applications and tools for their investigations. Meaning support is expected to be communicated in a highly professional and courteous manner;
  • Manage the day to day administration, support, and maintenance of our Forensics application infrastructure (EnCase being the main application);
  • Work closely with server administration team to ensure environments are patched, compliant, functioning, etc.;
  • Evaluate and give recommendations on vendors and products, track industry trends and new technologies;
  • Develop, architect, and support IT projects, independently, and as part of a larger team;
  • Ideal candidate will possess a broad range of computer science skills and who will take ownership of problems and see them through to resolution.

About you

  • 5+ years of hands on experience working with Microsoft Windows Server 2003/2008/2012;
  • 5+ years experience supporting desktops, laptops, and related office hardware and software including Windows OS and Microsoft Office;
  • 5+ years experiences of enterprises application administration, (e.g. SharePoint or Exchange);
  • 2+ years experience working with Microsoft SQL server 2005/2008;
  • 2+ years managing windows images;
  • Understanding of network configuration, including routing and switching infrastructure in multi-site environments;
  • Experience with IT automation and management using scripting technologies (VB, CMD, PowerShell, etc);
  • Experience with backups, restores and recovery models;
  • Professional tone with end-users, respectful acumen, clear and concise written communications, and ability to develop good working relationships with end-users.

Pusses but not required:

  • Knowledge of VMware vSphere 5.5, vCenter, and other current virtualization technologies;
  • Experience with NAS and SAN hardware and protocols (Netapp, EMC, iSCSI, NFS, etc.);
  • Experience installing and implementing native and 3rd-party monitoring and troubleshooting tools (Splunk);
  • Forensics software experience (EnCase, Axiom, etc.) - [This is a HUGE plus]

Additional Qualifications:

  • Language skills: Ability to read and comprehend and explain documents and manuals in English. Effectively communicate, verbally and in writing, in English;
  • Experience: Ideal candidate will have 5 or more years experience in PC equipment inventory management, desktop hardware and software support, in a fast paced environment and will possess proficiency in providing desktop hardware and software support in a MS Windows based environment;
  • Education: Technology Related Bachelors degree or equivalent number of years of experience.

What we offer

Brunel Energy provides specialist personnel to the international oil & gas, petrochemical, power generation and construction industries. Our clients are predominantly major operating companies and international engineering or construction companies. Through a network of 40 offices in 5 continents (Europe, Americas, Asia, Africa and Australia) we currently second over 8,000 Technical Engineering Specialists to the largest multinational Oil & Gas Companies and major EPC Contractors, through well-established global supply agreements.


  • Contract Hire; 6+ months (extension and contract to hire possibility);
  • Full Time;
  • Competitive wages and benefit package.

About us

Our client is one of the world's leading integrated Energy companies. This top 10 Fortune 500 Corporation has pioneered everything from upstream exploration and production, midstream transportation, power and trading, to downstream manufacturing and retail.


  • Vacancy number: PUB161521
  • Location: San Ramon
  • Market: Oil, Gas & Mining
  • hours per week: 40
  • Branche: Oil & Gas
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Area of Expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Closing date: Saturday, June 16, 2018
Apply now

Feel free to contact


Meline Silverio

Account manager Brunel Energy USA Houston


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