Application Administrator opportunity (Columbia Falls, MT)
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Overview:Plum Creek, one of the largest landowners in the US, listed on the S&P 500, with offices in 19 states, has an opening for an Application Administrator in our Columbia Falls, MT office. The Applications Administrator is a great opportunity for someone with a high level of initiative, who loves to learn and has a strong technical acumen. You'll have the opportunity to be part of a collaborative, team-centric organization and act as the technical liaison between IT and our various business units, including Land, Timber, Corporate and Manufacturing. As the Application Administrator, you'll provide support on 10 different systems in a Windows operating environment and be involved with virtual infrastructure, backup and application deployment. Location:Columbia Falls is located at the northern edge of Montana's scenic Flathead Valley, which is a year-round outdoor paradise with easy access to world-class fishing, hiking, rafting, biking, backpacking, skiing/snowboarding, and sightseeing. Columbia Falls, combined with its surrounding cities of Kalispell, Whitefish and Bigfork, offer an excellent quality of life, close-knit communities, as well as a wide array of shopping, restaurants and activities for all ages. The area is known worldwide as the gateway to Glacier National Park, one of the crown jewels of North America and home to some of the most gorgeous mountains and lakes in the world.Details:As the Application Administrator on our 20 person Infrastructure team, you will be focused on the support and administration of our business systems across Land, Timber, Corporate, and Manufacturing systems. You will be involved with virtual infrastructure, backup, application deployment on Windows Servers and system monitoring. You will be supported and encouraged to continuously improve both your technical and soft-skills.As the Application Administrator your duties encompass the following:• Maintain, monitor, and troubleshoot critical business systems for the enterprise.• Configure and administer both virtual and physical servers. • Communicate with management, architects, technical teams, and business partners on all aspects of technology delivery (e.g. planning, testing, implementation, crisis management, technology standards and processes).• Follow and uphold Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) processes.• Maintain Sarbanes Oxley (SOX)-related internal audit compliance. Requirements:Education:• Bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology or related field, or equivalent experience is strongly preferred. • Technical certification(s) preferred. Examples include: MCP, CCNA and/or others.Experience:• Minimum of two years of relevant information technology experience required.-Server administration experience administering networked systems in a virtual environment is preferred. Skills: • Administer Microsoft Server 2003/2008 systems.• Working knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory and Windows security best practices.• Thorough understanding of networking layers. • Experience documenting system build and troubleshooting steps.• Effectively communicate with technical and non-technical audiences.• Demonstrated ability to work with diverse cross-functional teamsPreferred Skills:• Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Systems Management• Microsoft SQL Server 2005/2008-Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway• Microsoft SCOM• Microsoft IIS• VMware ESXi 5.xTotal Rewards:Plum Creek wants to attract and keep the best people -- the team who drives our business success. That is why we offer superior performers opportunities for compensation that is in the top 25% for our marketplace. Your benefits package from Plum Creek consists of a comprehensive range of benefits including Healthcare coverage, Health and Dependent Daycare Funds, Life and Disability protection, 401k, Pension Plan, Paid Time Off, and more. Salary: $47,900 - $63,400 (OT eligible) + up to 5% Bonus potential*To apply for this Application Administrator opportunity, please visit our careers site at: http://www.plumcreek.com/Careers/ExploreOpportunities/tabid/168/Default.aspx?fuseaction=mExternal.showJob&RID=468&CurrentPage=1Plum Creek is an equal opportunity employer.This position is not open to agencies or 3rd party recruiters. We are unable to provide visa sponsorship at this time. Location: Columbia Falls, MT Compensation: See Total RewardsPrincipals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.Please do not contact job poster about other services, products or commercial interests.