United Shore Team Lead, Systems Administrator in Pontiac, Michigan
The Team Lead Systems Administrator provides direction, guidance and instruction for a team of System Administrators. This role will ensure that the team delivers world class client service while supporting Microsoft Windows Server 2012/2016, Office365, VMWare, storage arrays, server hardware, Active Directory, IIS, and other infrastructure systems. This position requires a highly technical person that has a deep understanding of Microsoft and VMware technologies, good operational experience and experience managing a team of IT professionals.
Supervise day-to-day operations of the Systems Admin team. Ensure that the workload is distributed evenly and that service goals are achieved.
Lead by setting a good example - behavior consistent with words. Create an environment oriented to trust, open communication, creative thinking, and cohesive team effort
Encourage creativity, risk-taking, and constant improvement amongst the team. Recognize and celebrate team and team member accomplishments and exceptional performance. Intervene when necessary to aid the group in resolving issues
Communicate clear instructions to team members and hold them accountable when goals and objectives are not met
Provide regular status reports on tasks accomplished, current issues and progress toward goals.
Communicate to business clients, technical teams and management in a consistent manner making complex technical issues and solutions clear, simple and understandable
Manage vendor relationships and escalate issues when appropriate
Participate in rotating on-call coverage or emergency response as needed
10+ years of experience in Information Technology in an enterprise environment
3-5 years of experience overseeing an infrastructure team
Enterprise level Active Directory and group policy administration experience
Experienced in updating, maintaining, and building Windows Servers, specifically 2012-2016
3-5 years of experience in VMware ESX vSphere hypervisor. Must be well versed in HA, DRS, VMotion, resource pools, snapshots, SRM and all VMware best practices
Hands on experience with Cisco UCS servers and EMC storage
Communicates well both verbally and non-verbally
Strong problem-solving and decision-making skills
Ability to work effectively and with minimal direct supervision
This position requires on-site attendance.
Mortgage and/or Financial Services industry experience
Disaster Recovery and/or Business Continuity Experience
Experience with SCCM
BS or BA degree
United Shore is a diverse group of over 2,700 mortgage experts, sales superstars, tech gurus, marketing whizzes and more. We’re a $30 billion and growing, family owned and operated company that still feels like family. Our award-winning workplace just happens to be home to the #1 wholesale mortgage lender in the nation, United Wholesale Mortgage. And we believe in setting our team members up for success by creating a unique, energetic culture where you can be yourself and still reach your professional goals.
Here are some of the reasons you’ll love working here:
Free fruit, soft drinks and coffee
Gourmet cafeteria featuring homemade breakfast, lunch and a stationary food truck featuring $1 sliders
Wellness area including an in-house primary-care doctor’s office, full-time massage therapist and hair salon
Large, state-of-the-art fitness center with a full-size basketball court, outdoor sand volleyball court, plus Zumba and yoga classes
Convenience store featuring grab-and-go snacks
In-house Starbucks and indoor/outdoor café with Wi-Fi
Lawn vouchers to concerts at DTE Energy Music Theatre
Escape room for team-building activities
Indoor/outdoor putting greens
Bicycle-sharing program with bike and jogging paths
All the above duties and responsibilities are essential job functions subject to reasonable accommodation. All job requirements listed indicate the minimum level of knowledge, skills and/or ability deemed necessary to perform the job proficiently. Employees may be required to perform any other job related instructions as requested by their supervisor, subject to reasonable accommodations. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an "at will" employment relationship. United Shore Financial Services is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
External Company Name: United Shore Financial Services LLC
External Company URL: unitedshore.com
Street: 585 South Boulevard East