Senior Systems Administrator / SolarWinds Specialist

MBI Digital is looking for a highly skilled and experienced Senior Systems Administrator / SolarWinds Specialist with a strong background in SolarWinds. The successful candidate will be responsible for designing, implementing, and maintaining network monitoring solutions, ensuring the optimal performance, security, and reliability of the organization’s IT infrastructure.

This is a 100% remote opportunity, with a 9 month project engagement. The candidate should be willing to work in the Pacific time zone.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Design, deploy, configure, and administer SolarWinds monitoring tools to effectively monitor the organization's IT infrastructure
  • Customize SolarWinds dashboards, alerts, and reports to meet specific monitoring requirements
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define monitoring requirements for network devices, servers, applications, and other IT components
  • Implement and manage SolarWinds monitoring solutions to ensure proactive identification and resolution of potential issues
  • Analyze SolarWinds data to identify performance bottlenecks and areas for improvement
  • Work closely with IT teams to implement optimizations and enhance overall system performance
  • Respond to alerts promptly, investigate incidents, and collaborate with relevant teams to resolve issues efficiently
  • Develop and maintain incident response procedures for SolarWinds-related incidents
  • Create and maintain comprehensive documentation for SolarWinds configurations, processes, and best practices.
  • Provide training and knowledge-sharing sessions for internal teams on SolarWinds tools


Primary Skills:

  • Proven experience as a SolarWinds Administrator or similar role
  • In-depth knowledge of SolarWinds monitoring tools and features
  • Strong understanding of IT infrastructure, networking, and system administration
  • Familiarity with scripting languages (e.g., PowerShell) for automation


Secondary Skills:

  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Effective communication skills that fosters a culture of collaboration, continuous improvement, and excellence



  • 9 years of overall experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience as a Systems Administrator with a specialization in SolarWinds
  • Experience with the following SolarWinds modules:
    • SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor
    • SolarWinds NetFlow Traffic Analyzer
    • SolarWinds Network Configuration Manager
    • SolarWinds IP Address Manager
    • SolarWinds User Device Tracker
    • SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor
    • SolarWinds Server Configuration Monitor
    • SolarWinds Server & Application Monitor
    • SolarWinds Virtualization Manager
    • SolarWinds Web Performance Monitor
    • SolarWinds Log Analyzer
    • SolarWinds Database Performance Analyzer for SQL Server
    • SolarWinds Network Topology Mapper


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United States

Date Posted
21st June 2024

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