Systems Administrator

The Collier Companies
Job Description
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Home Office - Gainesville, FL
Real Estate

The Collier Companies is seeking a Systems Administrator!

The Systems Administrator will lead the technical aspects of design and development efforts for Microsoft Azure/ Office 365; participates in technical research and development to enable continuing innovation within the infrastructure; including major services related to Compute, Storage, Network and Security.

This role will report out of The Collier Companies Florida Home Office in Gainesville, which offers beautiful natural areas, a temperate climate, and tremendous educational, cultural, and commercial opportunities. Gainesville was recently ranked as one of the top 10 places to live in the United States.

Perks – The Good Stuff:

  • The Collier Companies 401k match is 100% of your contribution up to 10% of your gross income.
  • Up to 24 days off during your first year with annual increase!
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Career growth opportunities
  • Industry education opportunities

Essential Job Qualifications:  

  • Experience with Microsoft Azure/Office 365
    • Managing Microsoft Azure/365 Identity and Security
    • Managing Microsoft Azure/365 Services including SaaS, PaaS, IaaS, and Networking Solutions
    • Managing Microsoft Azure/365 to ensure high availability and reliability
    • Managing MDM using Microsoft Endpoint Manager
  • Monitors and analyzes the capabilities, security, and performance of the systems
  • Ability to configure, monitor and maintain Windows servers within a Microsoft Azure cloud environment
  • Maintain cloud servers, including security configurations, patching, and troubleshooting.
  • Ability to configure, monitor and maintain SAN devices.
  • Assist in maintaining system security strategies, process, and procedures
  • Compare, evaluate, and work with appropriate leadership to implement and integrate systems, as appropriate
  • Train and direct other staff, as assigned

The above listing of essential and periodic functions is not an inclusive listing of all duties that may be required to be performed.


Your Skills - Show Us What You Got:

  • Understanding of Azure/365 Security controls, procedures, and processes
  • Understanding of Azure/365 Services including SaaS, PaaS, IaaS, and Networking Solutions
  • Understanding of PowerShell and Scripting
  • Ability and willingness to work irregular hours as required to maintain the infrastructure and hosted services without interrupting core business operations or functionality, including scheduled weekend maintenance windows and on-call rotation
  • Ability to work responsibly with or without direct supervision, with a proven ability to prioritize and multitask with exceptional attention to detail 

Education and Experience: 

  • 1 to 3 years of progressively responsible experience with Cloud based applications such as Azure/Office 365, SharePoint and Skype for Business/Teams
  • Security+ and System Administrator and Azure certifications a plus! 

Our Culture – How We’re Different: 

The Collier Companies is a fast-growing company that fosters a professional attitude and a strong team spirit. We are committed to developing our Team Members, promoting self-directed learninghonoring their achievements, and promoting from within. The Team Members who work here are outgoing, caring, and proud of what they do.

  • We know that our TEAM MEMBERS are the foundation of our success; the Team Member Wall in the Home Office lobby celebrates, recognizes and honor’s TCC’s Team Members.
  • We believe in Servant Leadership and being good Stewards to others and that we have a DUTY to all Stakeholders.
  • Our Mission Statement is “Proudly Making Your Home the Heart of our Business”; we know that your home is fundamental to your spiritual and emotional wellbeing, we consider it is both an duty and an honor that our Customers entrust with providing their homes.
  • We utilize our commitment to ”Constant & Never-ending Improvement” (CANI) and our “Initiative & Resourcefulness” (I&R) to find solutions that are both Efficient & Effective (E&E) that we implement via “I Intend To” (IIT)
  • We give life to our dedication to ”Constant & Never-ending Improvement” (CANI) via companywide book clubs (Recent selections: Radical Candor, Thanks for the Feedback, Coach the Person, Not the Problem, Think Again, Be the Boss Everyone Wants to Work For, Getting to Yes)
  • We endeavor to live by the principles taught in “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People” by Stephen R. Covey
  • We believe the ‘Best We Can Be, We Must Be’; we believe in living life with Passion & Purpose.
  • We provide Stability to our Team Members and to our Residents with a Perpetual Hold strategy,
  • ROOTED – Our beginnings go to back to 1972, we are self-funded which provides us the INDEPENDENCE to practice the ‘Art of the Long View’ and invest for the decades.
  • GROWTH – We have undertaken the 2X challenge: to double in size within the coming decade through new development; this will put us in the Top 50 Apartment Owners in America, then we will go for the Top 25! 

Background checks are an employment requirement. Upon submission of your application, you will be invited to complete our candidate Assessment. 

These are required steps in the hiring process.

The Collier Companies is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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