System Administrator Jobs in California

Organize, install, and support computer systems. Systems administrators work with a wide range of networks, including local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), intranets, and network segments. They are responsible for installing and updating all hardware and software. Occasionally, they collaborate with network engineers to design and analyze models as well as plan what hardware and software to buy in order to improve computer systems. They are also responsible for collecting data regarding network performance and inferring how to increase its speed.

Systems administrators are largely responsible for managing the day-to-day functioning of companies’ computer systems. They perform regular maintenance on its security components and ensure that all servers and data storage networks are operating properly. Depending on the job, some administrators are also expected to provide tech support for other employees.

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Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. - Beale AFB, CA
Weapons Systems Analyst (Systems Administrator 3) - 3562 in Beale Air Force Base, CA at Alion Science and Technology Date Posted:11/18/2021 Job Snapshot + Employee Type: Full-Time + Location: Beale...
2 days ago
. • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or management information systems or equivalent experience • Subject matter knowledge of Gaming Operations is preferable • At least five years’ equivalent work...
1 day ago
Humana - Torrance, CA
**Required Qualifications** + 5 - 8 years as a Systems Administrator, configuration and support for large server environments + Window support and troubleshooting + Active Directory + DNS + SCCM - Package...
Remote Work
1 day ago
Boeing - Brisbane, CA
Job Description At Boeing, we innovate and collaborate to make the world a better place. From the seabed to outer space, you can contribute to work that matters with a company where diversity,...
1 day ago
Williams - Colton, CA
Essential Job Functions: The System Administrator will have several roles and responsibilities including, but not limited to: Responsible for the maintenance, configuration, and reliable operation of...
2 days ago
Walt Disney Animation Studios - Burbank, CA
Python, Perl, JavaScript or similar Required Education Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related Information Technology/Computer Systems field, or equivalent work experience About...
2 days ago
Stanford University - Palo Alto, CA
Administrator, Facilities Automation Job Title: System Administrator 2 Job Code: 4832 Grade: I Summary The Control System Administrator supports both the Facilities Automation Center Service/Operations...
21 hours ago
BOEING - Thousand Oaks, CA
****Basic Qualifications (Required skills/experience):*** Bachelor's Degree or higher from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry. * Ten (...
1 day ago
Kforce Technology - San Francisco, CA
Kforce has a client in San Francisco, CA that is seeking a Salesforce Support Administrator. Responsibilities:* The Salesforce Support Administrator will acts as a Relationship Manager to the...
1 day ago
Fidelity National Information Services - Los Angeles, CA
Experience configuring, implementing, and supporting network operating systems: Windows 2008/2008R2/2012/2016 Experience configuring, implementing, and supporting Windows desktop operating systems Experience...
13 hours ago
San Luis Obispo County, CA - San Luis Obispo, CA
Typically, this would include: Business Systems Analyst I: Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Public Administration, Computer Science, Information Systems AND one year of experience involving...
10 hours ago
Viavi Solutions - Santa Rosa, CA
Business Systems Analyst VIAVI (NASDAQ: VIAV) has a 90 year history of technical innovations that have evolved to keep pace and address our customer's most pressing business issues. We make...
1 day ago
AbleForce - San Diego, CA
. - Assist business users software development in defining the scope, benefits risks of proposed projects. - Collaborate with business users to ensure all project requests meet the design specifications...
9 hours ago
Splunk - Oakland, CA
BS or MS in Computer Science/Information Systems or equivalent experience required What We Offer You: Wow, I want that. A constant stream of new things for you to learn....
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11 hours ago
Splunk - San Jose, CA
BS or MS in Computer Science/Information Systems or equivalent experience required What We Offer You: Wow, I want that. A constant stream of new things for you to learn....
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11 hours ago

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Puppet Fundamentals for System Administrators

Learn step-by-step how to deploy and use Puppet to automate configuration management and software deployment for Windows and Linux. No programming experience required! Follow along as we build...

Surveillance Systems: Analysis, Dissemination, and Special Systems
In this course, we'll build on the previous lessons in this specialization to focus on some very specific skills related to public health surveillance. We'll learn how to get the most out of...

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Salary for System Administrator Jobs in California

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

System Administrators in California offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (44.8%)
  • Master's Degree (29.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (10.0%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (7.9%)
  • High School or GED (4.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.2%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by System Administrators in California
  • 6-8 years (35.3%)
  • 4-6 years (25.7%)
  • 2-4 years (17.2%)
  • 8-10 years (12.7%)
  • 1-2 years (9.1%)

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