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Company Name : Harris & Harris, Ltd.
Company Location : Chicago, IL 60604
Job Position : Junior Systems Administrator
Job Category : Jobs in Illinois

Job Description :

Harris & Harris has over 50 years of experience in customer care and revenue recovery, specializing in the utilities, government, and healthcare markets. We’re looking for friendly, professional, and motivated Junior Systems Administrator to join our Information Technology team. If you’re looking for a company that embraces the principles of respect, compassion and trust, please apply with us today!

Junior Systems Administrator

The Junior Systems Administrator is responsible for monitoring and supporting all components desktop technologies., while also being responsible for the operation and maintenance of the hardware and the OS of the Windows-based workstations and servers.

Schedule: Regular business hours are 8:00am to 5:00pm Monday through Friday, on-call and after hours responsibilities may be required on a rotating basis.

Location: must be local to Chicago, can work remotely but will need to visit Downtown Chicago and Mount Prospect locations periodically

Salary: $45,000.00 to $65,000.00 annually

Additional Compensation and Benefits:

At Harris & Harris, we truly care about each employee’s health, wellness, financial stability, and education. We are proud to offer each employee the following benefits:

  • Medical and Dental insurances from premium providers
  • 401K with matching
  • Company paid Accident and Disability Insurance, Long Term Disability Insurance, EAP, and Travel Assistance
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off
  • Additional benefits such as identity theft protection, flexible spending accounts, pre-tax commuter benefits, and more.


  • Responsible for Infrastructure Support Tickets and as an escalation resource for the Help Desk Analysts.
  • Create, maintain and revise, as necessary, desktop-related processes, procedures, and documentation on software and hardware deployments, account administration, and helpdesk tasks.
  • Troubleshoot and provide solutions to hardware and software problems. Install, upgrade, repair, and remove hardware and software as necessary.
  • Develop and maintain a comprehensive set of Windows workstation and laptop images as well as thin client images to be used throughout all sites.
  • Manage VDI images, testing and rollout of new images and application related upgrades or updates.
  • Act as project lead in large-scale enterprise-wide hardware and software rollout/migration projects. Plan the analysis, evaluation, testing, implementation, integration, and migration strategy for deployment
  • Maintain server operating systems and functional differences between operating system vendors and versions.
  • Administer, monitor and maintain system for the Company in all environments


Must Have:

  • High School Diploma required
  • Minimum of three years of experience in a role of Systems Administration, Help Desk, or Service Desk environment, supporting at least 500 users
  • Experience with Windows 10, PC imaging and hardware deployment, group policy, workstation setup, remote assistance, Microsoft Active Directory and DNS
  • 1 or more years of experience with Windows 2012R2 or above
  • Experience with Active Directory: DNS/DHCP in a multi-site environment, Creation and administration of group policies, and Role Based Access Control
  • Experience with VMware: Horizon VDI, VDEM and AppVolume
  • Knowledge of Security Standards such as: CIS/DISA, PCI-DSS, SOC, HIPAA

Nice To Have:

  • Some college preferred
  • CompTIA A+, Server+, Security+, or Network +Certification preferred


Harris & Harris is a premier, full-service revenue recovery firm headquartered and founded in Chicago, IL. Founded in 1968, we have been in business for more than 50 years, and we specialize in the utilities, government, and healthcare markets.

The family business Sam Harris started is now a firm of more than 500 hundred employees including collections professionals and customer care representatives who employ the latest technology and best ethical practices to help businesses recover revenue and provide world class customer service.

We take pride in knowing what it takes to turn a call from “average” to “excellent.” We have been delighting clients and customers for decades thanks to our outstanding employees. They make the difference every day, shift, and call and transform challenges into victories.

At Harris & Harris, we’re proud to be an organization where everyone is welcome and can be their authentic selves at work. We’re passionate about celebrating the differences that make each of us unique. Our culture focuses on our employees and we look for opportunities to recognize and celebrate together. We are an organization that cares about our people. From monthly activities, bonuses and contests, to competitive wages and benefits, we foster an environment where we employees feel valued.

We also are an organization that believes in the power of giving back. Our internal cross functional committee, Harris Cares, guides our philanthropic activities. We have partnered with organizations such as One Warm Coat, Greater Chicago Food Depository, American Cancer Society, Bright Pink, The Heat and Warmth Fund (THAW), and Operation Stars and Stripes. Most recently we have partnered with local schools and charitable organizations to give back to our communities including the American Heart Association, Habitat for Humanity, A Just Harvest, and R. Nathaniel Dett Elementary School.

At Harris & Harris, everyone is important, and one person can make a difference for their colleagues, for our clients, and for our company. We look forward to hearing from you!

Harris & Harris is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will not be discriminated against based on race, color, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, religion, national origin, disability, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, medical condition or any protected category prohibited by local, state or federal laws.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $45,000.00 – $65,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Chicago, IL 60604: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: Hybrid remote in Chicago, IL 60604

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