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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 02/21/24

Applications Due03/08/24

Vacancy ID151672


AgencyExecutive Chamber of New York State

TitleSenior Network Systems Administrator

Occupational CategoryI.T. Engineering, Sciences

Salary GradeNS

Bargaining UnitM/C - Management / Confidential (Unrepresented)

Salary RangeFrom $110000 to $140000 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Exempt Class

Travel Percentage 25%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address NYS Capitol

State St. and Washington Ave

City Albany


Zip Code12242

Minimum Qualifications Minimum Qualifications:
At least 9 years of progressively responsible experience in Information Technology, with at least 5 years’ experience in a Network Administrator role. College study may substitute for up to four years of the general experience, with a Master's degree substituting for additional experience.

The successful candidate should also have the following knowledge, skills, and abilities:
Possession of Cisco Certified Network Associate Certification.
Microsoft Server operating systems (OS) 2008 - 2022, Windows (OS) 7 - 11, Office 365, Active Directory management, NetApp SAN/NAS, Cisco and Dell Switches and Routers, Dell Server Hardware, Cat 6 cabling, UPS appliances, VMware 6.0(& later) +, VMware VDI solutions and PowerShell, Veritas and Veeam Backup Software, printer configuration. Must know how to use Wireshark and other tools for troubleshooting and securing networks.
Ability to work with a diverse group of people at both a functional and technical level and communicate at a level appropriate to audience.
Ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Duties Description Reporting to the Chief Technology Officer for the Executive Chamber, the Senior Network Systems Administrator serves as a senior member of the Computer Services Team. The successful candidate will be responsible for installing, configuring, and maintaining the Local Area Network (LAN) devices and software supporting the Chamber’s critical business functions, user community and Data Center. Oversee network connectivity to all Chamber office locations and the Wide Area Network (WAN). Troubleshoot and resolve network related issues, optimize network throughput, and provide end user support for all network related devices, servers, laptops, and PCs.

Specific duties:

Install, configure, and administrate network related infrastructure, devices and software necessary to support Chamber’s critical business functions
Install, configure, and administrate switches, routers, servers, PCs, laptops, printers, cabling, and other devices connected to Chamber’s network
Assist in the maintenance, management, and updates of Chamber’s Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) environment
Assist with the management and maintenance of Chamber’s Virtual Server Infrastructure
Assist with the management and maintenance of Chamber’s Computer Images
Oversee the management of Chamber’s Active Directory Infrastructure
Utilize network management best practices and tools to investigate and resolve network related performance issues
Acquire and maintain specialized expertise in network operating system software, tools and utilities for integrating technologies from different vendors in a heterogeneous networking environment
Oversee data backup and restore operations for user and stored data directories
Create and maintain detailed documentation of all network related flow charts, devices and circuits
Maintain and test the data replication between the Chamber and the Disaster Recovery site at the Albany data center
Assist in IT Disaster Recovery efforts, testing and documentation
Perform other related duties as required by IT management

Additional Comments Some evening and weekend work may be required.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Executive Chamber Human Resources



Email Address


Street NYS Capitol

State St. and, Washington Ave

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12242


Notes on ApplyingPlease include resume with application.

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