Systems Administrator

Date: Sep 19, 2021

Location: Lafayette, IN, US, 47905

Company: Subaru

Systems Administrator

Information Systems Department

Direct Hire salaried 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:

  • Administration of Windows Server 2012/2016/2019.
  • Active Directory administration.
  • Management of server, storage, and virtualization environments.
  • Management, administration, and deployment of VMware vSphere 6.0+ and vCenter.
  • Understand and maintain Microsoft; Active Directory Domain Services, DFS, DFS-R, DNS, DHCP and GPOs.
  • Administration of Cloud platform technologies.
  • Designing, testing and administration of Backup/DR plans including site replication.
  • Administration and experiencing Microsoft WSUS and Microsoft patch management for servers.
  • Installation and configuration of different compute/storage platforms including primary/secondary storage SANs and Hyperconverged Infrastructure (HCI).
  • Administration of Office 365 and Exchange administration.
  • Experience with automating and scripting server tasks with PowerShell.
  • VDI technologies and supporting software packages (VMWare Horizon/View, Azure WVD, App Volumes,
  • DEM, etc...)
  • Centralized monitoring of systems and logging using tools such as Solarwinds and VMware
  • vRealize/vROps.
  • Willingness to train and document processes for others on the team.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree, 5 years of System Administration experience
  • Excellent communication and problem solving
  • Ability to multitask.
  • A constant learner and able to remain calm when dealing with a crisis.
  • Excellent focus on customer service.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 5+ years of System Administration experience and Azure administration
  • Experience with implementing/configuring and administering ServiceNow, ServiceNow Development, Office 365 Administration, Microsoft Certified System Administrator
  • VMware Certification, CompTIA Server+ Certified, Project management experience
  • Excellent communication skills, excellent people skills, excellent problem-solving skills, ability to multitask, a constant learner and able to remain calm when dealing with a crisis.





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


Nearest Major Market: Lafayette