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Top Industries hiring Systems Administrators

  1. Information Tech
  2. Finance/Insurance
  3. eCommerce
  4. Aerospace
  5. Manufacturing

Top Skills for Systems Administrators

  1. Python
  2. Java
  3. C++
  4. C
  5. PHP

Systems Administrator Jobs in Chicago

Systems Administrator Job Description

A Systems Administrator is responsible for the implementation, configuration and maintenance of computer systems. They are in charge of purchasing and testing new hardware, maintaining an inventory, organizing the documentation and solving technical issues with the systems. Systems Administrators need to ensure uptime, performance and security of the computers within a set budget. Common duties of a Systems Administrator include adding, updating or removing user account information as well as resetting passwords. They also are in charge of adding, configuring and deleting file systems. Systems Administrators are usually required to have a bachelor's degree in computer science or a similar field. Systems Administrator jobs can be found at companies like Global Bridge InfoTech, HCL Technologies, Yash Solutions and Lockheed Martin.

Living and Working in Chicago

Chicago is the third largest city in the United States and home to the second largest airport in the world. It is one of the top global financial centers with internationally-known companies like CTLGroup calling it home. Jobs as a System Administrator in Chicago can be found at companies like Synapse Networks, Northwest Community Healthcare, Onni Group and the Illinois Institute of Technology. Neighborhoods like Rogers Park offer quiet residential living while still being close to the downtown area. There are miles of trails for biking and running along the lakeshore and plenty of apartments with a beautiful lake view. Logan Square has more energy with a lot of independent coffee shops and thrift stores to attract young professionals. Apartments in this neighborhood are commonly found in the vintage-courtyard style.

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Top Industries hiring Systems Administrators

  1. Information Tech
  2. Finance/Insurance
  3. eCommerce
  4. Aerospace
  5. Manufacturing

Top Skills for Systems Administrators

  1. Python
  2. Java
  3. C++
  4. C
  5. PHP