Senior Systems Administrator - Full Time - Easley (SC)United States


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Join our Global Technology  team within Flow Equipment  division in United States as Senior Systems Administrator 


In this role you will be accountable for:

  • Responsible for local MS Hyper-V servers/storage and clients.
  • Responsible for Telecommunication systems including cell phones, VOIP, PRI, POTS, SIP, voice gateways, digital and analog systems.
  • Utilizing the demand management process; prepare cost justifications, planning, scheduling and budgeting for major systems projects; securing necessary approvals prior to implementation.
  • Coordinates with Global Procurement to identify, evaluate, and select outside vendors, consultants, and programmers, as necessary for project management. Negotiates contracts or other arrangements, in accordance with Sulzer's approval process, to facilitate outside vendor usage. Monitors performance of outside vendors and contractors. Verifies that purchases conform to standards and have correct authorization. Handles warranty claims related to the purchases.
  • Plans, develops, and manages the implementation of policies, systems, and programs to guide Information Technology functions and activities.
  • Ultimately responsible for system backups, disaster recovery plans, hardware/software inventories, software legalization, continued use of anti-virus software, and implementation of IT policies and security directives.
  • Develops and recommends the operating budget for the IT department and, upon approval, manages the implementation including analysis of actual expenditures in relation to the budget.
  • Works with Service Now, resolves and closes IT Help Desk tickets. Responsible for accurately recording problems and resolving them or dispatching to appropriate IT resource.
  • Required to supervise local/remote IT staff, including PC technicians, Network Administrators, and other technical professionals. Assists HR in the selection process for new IT staff by reviewing resumes and participating in the interview process.
  • Monitors and evaluates the performance of IT personnel. Coordinates training and development activities as needed for IT staff. Initiates or recommends personnel actions as they pertain to IT staff members.
  • Coordinates and manages cell phones, phone and voice mail systems and phone lines.
  • Manages internet services, WAN service, local area network, and wireless networks.
  • In some locations may have oversight of building alarms, building access control, building video monitoring, and office building power systems, including back up generators.
  • Manages local client PC's including installation/migrations/software/hardware and upholding Sulzer policies.
  • Coordinates with other Regional/Global IT teams for problem solving, analysis and deployment.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality when presented with sensitive information.
  • Ability to work from home with adequate bandwidth and latency to support remote  users with RDP and voice. Similar productivity as when onsite is required.



To succeed in this role, you will need:

  • 5-7 years proven technical skills with servers, storage, clients, and telecommunications; bachelor's degree preferred.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of computer systems, networks, operating systems and procedures.


Your benefits: 

  • 6% dollar for dollar 401K Match with Immediate Vesting
  • Company Paid Retirement Savings Contributions
  • 11 Company Paid Holidays
  • 3 weeks paid time off, increasing with years of service
  • Company paid life , AD&D, short and long term disability insurance
  • Fantastic medical, dental and vision insurances for employee and family
  • Matching health savings accounts funds
  • Educational Advancement Reimbursement
  • Gym Reimbursement


Location: We are based in Easley (SC). 


No visa or work permit support can be provided for this role.



Have a question about the role? Reach out to Lise Martin at We are looking forward to hearing from you!



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About us

Sulzer is a global leader in fluid engineering. We specialize in pumping, agitation, mixing, separation and application technologies for fluids of all types. Our customers benefit from our commitment to innovation, performance and quality and from our responsive network of 180 world-class production facilities and service centers across the globe. Sulzer has been headquartered in Winterthur, Switzerland, since 1834. In 2020, our 15’000 employees delivered revenues of CHF 3.3 billion. Our shares are traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange (SIX: SUN).

Flow Equipment

The Flow Equipment division specializes in pumping solutions specifically engineered for the processes of our customers. We provide pumps, agitators, compressors, grinders and screens developed through intensive research and development in fluid dynamics and advanced materials. We are a market leader in pumping solutions for water, oil and gas, power, chemicals and most industrial segments.

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