Savage Services

Senior Systems Administrator

Job ID
Employment Type
Regular Full-Time
Information Technology


To perform duties as Sr. Systems Administrator, including Microsoft Server support as well as virtual/physical server support, application support, data management, backups, security, as well as end-user support. 



  • Administer Savage Infrastructure applications
  • Administer Savage VMware environment
  • Administer Savage on premise Microsoft Exchange environment
  • Manage and maintain data consistency, including but not limited to backups, security, and storage
  • Administer iSCSI Storage Area Network, Dell-Compellent
  • Maintain a consistent DR solution
  • Maintain and administer ADFS infrastructure
  • Administer and improve systems, including physical/virtual servers to improve end user experience
  • Support Development Team to provide reliable consistent application delivery and performance.
  • Perform server maintenance and critical updates/patches, including Server 2008, 2012, 2016 and Linux
  • Administer Savage Active Directory and domain infrastructure
  • Maintain a working knowledge of necessary SQL functions
  • Administer SharePoint Infrastructure
  • Maintain a sufficient cross train of network protocol
  • Administer Savage Corporate Websites
  • Seek for ways to improve Savage systems, server, desktop, and laptops
  • Maintain a current knowledge of server system Information, changes and updates, including researching new/unique technology needs
  • Other duties and projects as assigned



  • Experience supporting core technologies, Exchange, Windows, VMware, SAN architecture
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to work within a team and drive scalability
  • All interactions with end users should be professional and respectful
  • Log all tasks and projects in Service Portal, including documenting fixes and processes
  • Follow standard procedures and timelines
  • Follow, improve, research new security methodologies
  • Identify and escalate situations requiring urgent attention
  • Must be able to ask productive questions and work with people to solve problems
  • Interface with teams that are functionally and geographically diverse
  • Ability to learn and utilize a variety of software platforms
  • Time management skills (Ability to prioritize, be proactive, etc.)
  • Dependable and reliable
  • Professional in appearance and demeanor at all times
  • Good communication skills, self-motivated and proactive


  • 5 – 10 years professional work experience
  • Undergraduate degree (Preferred); years of relevant experience considered in lieu

Physical Requirements 


  • Be available for night/weekend system maintenance/troubleshooting as needed
  • Travel up to 20%
  • Work is in a professional office environment
  • Ability to sit or stand at an office desk for long periods of time
  • Ability to travel based on the need of the company
  • Ability to Lift up to 50 lbs
  • Must have the ability and willingness to perform the essential physical functions of the position

Savage is an innovative supply-chain solutions company. We are the leading provider of fully integrated systems, designed and operated to solve unique logistics and materials management challenges for industrial companies throughout North America.  Each of us at Savage is committed to integrity and delivering reliable, sustainable services in a safe and environmentally responsible manner.  We expect our people to be progressive, relentlessly seeking improvement; experiencing opportunities for personal growth by working for a world-class organization and leader in the industry.


Savage offers competitive benefits that include: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, a retirement plan, paid time off and opportunities for growth.


Savage is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a drug free workplace. 


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