Senior Windows Systems Administrator

Digest topic: Jobs & Internships


organization:Multnomah County
position summary:

Mission Critical Systems (Windows)…..Are you up for the challenge?

Multnomah County is a dynamic organization consisting of approximately 5,000 regular employees providing diverse services to various groups across the County and the community at large, such as libraries, social services, public safety (jail management), assessment and taxation and many others.

We are proud to say our Information Technology group is 150+ strong and we service around 90 buildings throughout the greater Portland Metro area. Our technical environment offers something for everyone – we run a cross-platform environment (Solaris 9 and 10), Linux, and Windows. We support over 700 business applications throughout the County, as well as 8,000 voice/ fax lines and multiple call centers. Our 6,000 desktops continue to keep things interesting with a blend of laptops, Windows desktops and think clients. We are excited to say we continue to expand our remote connectivity and wireless device capabilities regularly!

Multnomah County is looking for a seasoned Windows Systems Administrator to work closely with our applications teams, customers, and vendors to design, architect and implement appropriate solutions and processes.

Liaise with cross functional groups including technical teams, customers and vendors in designing, architecting and implementing application solutions.

Design, architect and implement software and hardware solutions and the associated recovery capabilities

Provide regular updates to senior management and customers on project and systems status

Recognized as a leader around training and mentorship to junior staff

Oversee new hardware and software installation, upgrades and support activities with internal and external team members and vendors


Effectively able to estimate, prioritize, budget and identify key resources in delivering projects successfully

For more information about this position, including application material, or to apply to this role please visit our website at; reference JOB #6412-64.

Multnomah County is actively recruiting persons from various ethnic and cultural backgrounds to enhance service to our diverse communities. Bilingual/bicultural candidates are encouraged to apply. An Equal Opportunity Employer

Salary / Pay Rate:$38.28 to $47.06 per hour depending on experience.
Other:Equal Opportunity Employer