Windows Administrator windows server

3-7 years
2 months ago 279 Applied
Job Description

Key Skills Required

OS Patching, OS Hardening and GAP Closures on Server Level.
Job Responsibilities
Windows Operations
Install, Upgrade, Configure, maintain and troubleshooting Windows server 2016,2019 and 2022
Conduct regular vulnerability and configuration assessments on Windows Server systems to identify weaknesses and potential security risks and mitigation.
Implement patch management strategies for Windows Server-based environments to ensure timely deployment of security updates and patches.
Coordinate with application stake holders and Security teams to schedule and deploy patches without disrupting critical business operations.
Monitor security bulletins, advisories, and updates from Microsoft and other relevant sources to stay informed about emerging threats and vulnerabilities.
Analyse the impact of patches on system functionality and compatibility before deployment, testing patches in non-production environments.
Maintain documentation of patch deployment processes, ensuring accuracy and completeness.
Collaborate with IT security teams to develop and enhance security policies and procedures related to Windows Server systems.
Provide technical guidance and support to resolve patch-related issues and vulnerabilities.
Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field (or equivalent work experience).
Proven experience in Windows server administration and patch management, Hardening and securing windows environments.
Strong understanding of Windows operating systems, Active Directory, Group Policy, and related technologies.
Familiarity with vulnerability scanning tools and patch management solutions (e.g., SCCM, WSUS, Ivanti, Tenable etc.).
Knowledge of security best practices, compliance standards (e.g., PCI DSS, HIPAA), and common vulnerabilities (CVEs).
Analytical skills to assess risks, prioritize vulnerabilities, and communicate effectively with cross-functional teams.
Knowledge of server virtualization technologies such as VMware or Nutanix.
Relevant certifications like Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate), or similar are advantageous.
IMP Note We are looking for Server Level Administration of Windows and not Desktop/Laptop Windows Admin
Please filter candidates accordingly.
Desired Skills Optional skills: -
Able to communicate well in English (verbal/written).
Education Details Graduate (BSC/B.Tech/B.E./BCA) Fulltime Grads only or Postgraduate (MSC/M.Tech/ M.E./MCA)
Others (if any) Notice Period Only Immediate to 15 days

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