Sr. Systems Administrator
Analyzing and troubleshooting network and telecommunications issues in a cisco environment and server administration on various platforms, Windows and Linux.
Ensure uptime of infrastructure systems through regular maintenance, monitoring and 24x7 alert response
Regular maintenance of network infrastructure systems which includes patching, upgrading and decommissioning of relevant systems
Ensures successful Avamar backup and replication jobs.
Works on projects in a lead role capacity
Must have strong, verifiable networking expertise especially with Cisco and Cisco Meraki systems.
Advanced skills in one or more: Windows Server operating systems, VMware, Palo Alto Firewalls, Cisco Networks, VPN, Storage Arrays, Active Directory, Azure, Office 365 Administration
Ability to safely administer computer systems following change management policies
Understanding of network and security principles and best practices (CIS, OWASP)
Self-motivated to continuously expand technical knowledge and grow skills that will benefit team and company as a whole
Willing work after hours as work tasks demand, ability to participate in after-hours on call rotations
Education and Experience
- Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university, or 5-6 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
- One or a combination of certifications with CCNA, CCNP, VMWare VCP, MCSE Microsoft Certification, Server+, Network+, Security+, A+, Cloud+
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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