Jack Henry and Associates Systems Network Administrator in Allen, Texas

Job Description

Jack Henry & Associates is expanding our team! We are seeking a talented and driven individual to join our team as a Systems Network Administrator. The Administrator is part of our Enterprise Technology Solutions (ETS) Security Services team and the position reports to the Systems Network Administration Manager. The Administrator will work on a team of 5 people and the team is vital to ensuring that the data and information of JHA stays secure. In this role, you will be managing several technologies including Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM), Service Manager (SCSM), and Orchestrator (SCORCH). The Administrator requires an on call rotation every 6 weeks.

Available locations include Monett, MO, Springfield, MO, Allen, TX and Lenexa, KS. At JHA, we offer an excellent benefit package, a great work environment, and opportunities to learn and advance in your career while working with cutting edge technology.

Minimum Qualifications

  • 5 years Windows Server administration experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • System Center experience

  • PowerShell experience

  • MCTS/MCSA/MCSE certification in Windows Server 2012 R2

  • Experience with Chef automation

  • Experience with Linux (Red hat and Ubuntu)


  • Monitors systems for optimum performance and availability.

  • Installs, configures and maintains systems, such as LAN, WAN, Internet and/or data networks.

  • Implements system enhancements (software and hardware updates) that will improve the performance and reliability of the system.

  • Troubleshoots and resolves customer and internally-reported system problems.

  • Implements and monitors corporate security policies.

  • Documents and implements system procedures, policies and events.

  • Participates in on-call 24x7 support rotation.

  • Performs essential functions required for effective system backup and restore testing.

  • Performs periodic recovery testing of DR plans.

  • May manage data access and data permissions.

  • Assists in managing user accounts.

  • May assist support groups with applications installed on servers.


  • Manage and maintain large System Center deployment

  • Monitor application and system health and respond to emerging issues.

  • Manage and maintain distributed Chef service

  • Manage implementation of internally developed automation solutions built on .NET and System Center

Equal Employment Opportunity

Applicants for U.S. based positions with Jack Henry & Associates must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and maintains a Drug-Free Workplace.

Females, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.