TEKsystems O365 Administrator in Kansas City, Kansas
HYBRID POSITION LOCATED IN KANSAS CITY- MUST BE OPEN TO ONSITE WORK
O365 Admin will provide system administration support functions for all Microsoft 365 services. This includes planning, analysis, troubleshooting, integration, installation, configuration, operations, and maintenance of operating system on servers. Maintain a highly reliable system through proper configuration and regular system monitoring. Schedule installations and upgrades and maintain them in accordance with established IT policies and procedures. Apply in-depth knowledge of system administration functions to perform and/or lead assignments or projects. Solve problems of a complex nature and/or diverse scope. Work independently and receive minimal guidance on work assignments.
Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Manage and monitor all Office 365 services including updates and patching
Document changes to the systems using change management best practices
Maintain a highly reliable system through proper configuration and regular system monitoring
Work with security team to develop policies and processes for cloud app security and handling O365 account alerts and DLP policies
Manage user and admin roles including security and compliance roles
Plan and implement O365 security, availability and usage
Manage and monitor Azure AD Connect
Maintain a good understanding of upcoming changes to the platforms to assist with organizational change management
Monitor and communicate to stakeholders the performance of the services
Ensure service delivery meets the business requirements (based on defined SLAs).
Maintain security, backup, and redundancy strategies.
Champion the adoption of Office 365 services as appropriate for our business.
Assist with the creation of policies around the proper use of Office 365 services and support.
Collaborate with other IT staff, including Level 1 Service Desk and Desktop Services, to ensure cross training and facilitate effective issue resolution.
Manage basic SharePoint online functions including the creation of site collections, applications, permissions and end user training.
Manage Exchange Online including delegation rights, distribution lists, content searches, and eDiscovery.
Troubleshoot mail flow issues as needed including quarantine, spam filters, and message traces
The requirements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employee, but is not a complete list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required. Other duties may be assigned.
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in IT or comparable degree preferred
5+ years of experience with Exchange administration
2+ years of Office 365 (over 1000 users) administration experience
2+ years of Microsoft Windows Server administration experience
2+ years Powershell scripting experience
Experience managing Azure AD Connect; experience with Azure AD user management both for Office 365, ADFS, and third-party services; experience using O365 Discovery Toolset; experience managing O365 licensing
Experience in managing Microsoft Azure services preferred
Certification and/or License – Office 365 MCSA or like Microsoft certifications preferred
Additional Skills & Qualifications:
Strong communication skills, good attitude, strong work ethic
This person will handle more of the Mid Level type of M365 Support - Will handle more of the day to day tasks and handle smaller projects. 2 Sr's on the team handle more of the larger projects.
E-Discovery nice to have - Security audit that the legal team wants us to pull information through emails, teams messages, files, etc.
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