Systems Administrator – Temporary to Permanent


We are looking for a motivated technical professional to join our team as a Temporary System Administrator!


This person will be responsible for the support of the servers, enterprise applications, and other datacenter infrastructure of a healthcare client organization based in Brooklyn.  The initial engagement will last for approximately 3 months, after which there will be the potential for full time employment.  The hourly rate for the temporary engagement ranges from $45 – $61 per hour, based on experience and technical skillset.  


  • Responsible for the maintenance, configuration, and reliable operation of computer systems, network servers, and virtualization
  • Install and upgrade computer components and software, manage virtual servers, and integrate automation processes
  • Troubleshoot hardware and software errors by running diagnostics, documenting problems and resolutions, prioritizing problems, and assessing impact of issues
  • Perform, monitor or delegate regular backup operations and implement appropriate processes for data protection, disaster recovery, and failover procedures
  • Provide documentation and technical specifications to IT staff for planning and implementing new or upgrades of IT infrastructure
  • Answer and update ticketing system, project tracking and change management systems
  • Responsible for capacity, storage planning, and database performance


  • Associate or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, System Administration, or a closely related field, or equivalent experience
  • 3-5 years of database, network administration, or system administration experience
  • System administration and IT certifications or other network related fields are a plus
  • Working knowledge of virtualization, VMWare, or equivalent
  • Strong knowledge of systems and networking software, hardware, and networking protocols
  • Experience with scripting and automation tools
  • A proven track record of developing and implementing IT strategy and plans
  • Previous experience in Healthcare a plus
  • Imprivata experience a bonus

Custom Computer Specialists, Inc. is one of the largest Technical Consultants on Long Island, celebrating over 40 years in business!  We continue to successfully provide network integration, support services, products solutions, and applications services to our valued clients in the northeast.  Our focus is simple…our goal is to make technology easy and to help our clients use it as effectively as possible.  Come experience our unique culture, and see how our “right people, right results” philosophy has led to our outstanding success! 

EEO Statement:

Custom Computer Specialists is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other protected characteristic.

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