Systems Administrator

Date: Jan 13, 2022

Location: Lafayette, IN, US, 47905

Company: Subaru

Systems Administrator

Information Systems Department

Prostaff role with Premium-Free benefits

Company Overview: Subaru of Indiana Automotive, Inc. or “SIA”, located in Lafayette, Indiana, is the only Subaru vehicle manufacturing facility outside of Japan. SIA is a 4.4 million square foot automotive OEM – meaning our manufacturing process begins with coils of steel and ends with the high-quality vehicles you see out on the roads. We employ 6500+ Associates, both production and administrative, all under one roof.

SIA is the safest automotive manufacturing plant in the United States and is also a staple in the community due to its numerous fundraising activities held onsite, donations to local charities and plentiful volunteer opportunities. SIA is a frontrunner in environmental conservation being the first Zero-Landfill automotive manufacturing plant and the first to have its campus designated a backyard wildlife habitat. SIA has grown tremendously since its 1989 beginnings and continues to be an example of success within the automotive industry.

Outline of duties:

  • Hardware administration: Server (Lenovo) hardware, SIA’s enterprise backup solution, Hyperconverged Infrastructure, and multiple enterprise storage arrays
  • Administration and support of Administrative and Mission Critical systems
  • Windows 2012/2016/2019/2022 support and administration
  • VMware vCenter & vSphere
  • Administration and support of Microsoft Active Directory Domain Services & GPO’s, DHCP, DNS & DFS
  • Support of Microsoft Azure infrastructure and supporting of cloud-based services & applications
  • Support testing of SIA’s backup & replication solutions
  • WSUS and Microsoft patch management
  • Office 365 support and administration
  • VDI (VMware Horizon, Azure WVD, App Volumes, DEM/end user profile management)
  • Administration of monitoring solutions for SIA’s systems infrastructure
  • Administration of ServiceNow IT Service Management and IT Operations Management - Discovery
  • Documentation of changes and processes
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Associate degree in Information Technology or related field
  • 1-2 years of System Administration experience
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience dealing with high pressure situations

Desired Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or related field
  • 2+ years of System Administration experience
  • Experience with implementing Office 365 Administration, Microsoft Certified Professional, VMware Certification, CompTIA Server+ Certification

Short-Term Responsibilities of the Role:

  • Learn System Administration of Service Now (IT Service Management)
  • Learn SIA’s enterprise scheduling system
  • Day to day support of VMware, Windows Server VM’s, Office 365 and Azure environments
  • Other duties as assigned.

Long-Term Responsibilities of the Role:

  • Kaizen current processes
  • Learn Powershell and aid in System Administration tasks
  • Find new ways to utilize ServiceNow to improve customer service and quality of service

Subaru of Indiana Automotive, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce.


Nearest Major Market: Lafayette