Infrastructure Administrator

Company Name: Applied Industrial Technologies

Location: Columbus, OH, US - 43220

Job Duration: 2021-07-22 to 2021-08-21


Monitor and maintain Applied’s datacenter environments, ensuring they are secure and performing optimally. Complete daily operations as required to manage virtual and physical server environments, storage platforms, fiber channel networks, datacenter environmental controls and power requirements. Anticipate and plan system upgrades and patching keeping these environments secure and supported by the OEM.



  • vSphere Administrator
    • Monitor and maintain the vSphere environment; storage, server, network and performance.
    • Address errors involving other team members as needed.
    • Maintain templates and create new VMs per approved requests
    • Maintain accurate documentation of environment


  • Storage Administrator
    • Maintain storage environment consisting of multiple vendors and types of storage
    • Create and maintain documentation of storage design
    • Report on a monthly basis usage metrics and make recommendations to optimize
    • Maintain an overall design that considers security and disaster recovery as requirements. SAN replications, SAN level SNAPs, SRM, Zerto, FlashBlade


  • Level 2/3 Network Administrator Support
    • Respond to support calls, resolve assigned tickets, and answer after-hours support calls when needed.
    • Participate in disaster recovery tests, including documenting and testing processes.


  • Planning, Upgrades, Patches, and Documentation
    • Review and patch ESX hosts and Vcenter on a quarterly basis. A special focus on security.
    • Review OEM firmware release on a quarterly basis. Identify releases that contain security fixes or resolve current issues. Apply firmware following proper planning and notification procedures.
    • Design for current requirement while planning for future growth.
    • Act as technical lead for any assigned projects.
    • Develop and maintain up to date documentation for each system that covers basic troubleshooting and disaster recovery procedures: SRM/Zerto, ESX, Brocade, VLANS..
  • Other responsibilities
    • By working as part of a larger team, this role will contribute within areas other than their primary or secondary role when needed.



  • Must have a HS Diploma or Equivalent; BS Degree preferred
  • At least 5 years of experience of Infrastructure Support experience

FCX Performance, an Applied Industrial Technologies Company, is a leading process flow control company providing technical mission critical products and services to more than 15,000 end users, OEMs, and EPC firms across a broad range of industries and markets.

Founded in 1923, Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT) is a leading value-added distributor and technical solutions provider of industrial motion, fluid power, flow control, automation technologies, and related maintenance supplies. Our leading brands, specialized services, and comprehensive knowledge serve MRO and OEM end users in virtually all industrial markets through our multi-channel capabilities that provide choice, convenience, and expertise.

We are an equal employment opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, medical condition or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability, please send an email to or call 216-426-4389 to let us know the nature of your request.