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Jr. System Administrator

TalentOptions Cambridge, ME

  • Expired: 29 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

This hands-on role will be developed to take ownership and operation of new and existing systems both on-premises and in the Cloud (AWS/Azure). In addition, this position will participate in the support of G2D2 researchers in both basic Linux functional and escalated technical support. A successful candidate will apply a Learn-Do-Document methodology to any assigned responsibilities. Additional opportunities include, aiding G2D2 IT in maximizing capabilities and resources through research and exploration of DevOps technology and methods.
Responsible for the daily systems administration of web, application, network, backup, and database systems, including monitoring, maintenance, security, and patching in OnPrem and Cloud (AWS) environments
Maintain technical configuration and knowledge base documentation
Provide Tier 1 and Tier 2 problem identification and alert response with guidance from senior staff
Troubleshoot and address hardware, software, and network issues
Manage escalations (internal and external)
Participate in testing and implementation of new or upgraded servers and software applications
Participate in local, regional, and global projects under supervision of senior staff
Support End Users with service or application issues and Tier 1 Linux functions.
Participate in rotational backup support of global applications as part of an on-call rotation
Basic Qualifications
Must have excellent customer service skills and enjoy working in a small collaborative team
Must have experience and commitment to excellent customer service (on phone, remotely, in person)
Must be comfortable with and able to lift 50lbs) move standard IT equipment (computers, printers, etc) and able manage computer and equipment setup requiring accessing cabling behind desks and on floor.
BS in Systems, or Network Administration, or equivalent experience
Knowledge of Windows client and Server operating systems
Demonstrable experience with Linux Operating Systems (Ubuntu, CentOS, RedHat or AWS Linux)
Scripting Experience (Bash, Shell, or Python)
Demonstrated problem solving and troubleshooting skills
Familiarity with web and application servers
Experience with networking and troubleshooting network protocols
Ability to learn quickly and perform under timeline expectations.
Ability to prioritize & manage several tasks, work independently and accomplish broad objectives
Excellent creating and maintaining technical and user-focused documentations
Ability to collaborate and work productively with IT staff and research scientists of highly diverse backgrounds
Active Directory experience a plus
Desired Qualifications
Experience or exposure to database administration (Oracle, SQL, MySQL, Postgres)
Experience or exposure to cloud service delivery
Experience or exposure to management of systems in a VMWare environment
Experience or exposure to DevOps technology (automation, containerization, log aggregation)
Experience or exposure to backup technologies (Veeam, Netbackup)



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