- Relational Databases
- Writing Skills
- System Administration
Position: System Administrator
Office Location: North Austin
Reports to: Chief Technology Officer
Summary of Role
We are a small but rapidly growing company looking for an IT generalist and system administrator to help us maintain our operations and keep up with expansion. This role is a mix between infrastructure planning and hands-on support for users in the office. This role will have a lot of freedom to design and implement new solutions, overhaul existing processes, and present ideas and justifications to management.
Manage a fleet of ~100 Windows workstations in an Active Directory environment, provide quick turnaround on hardware and software failures, provision new systems, and schedule replacement of aging machines.
Manage a mix of Windows and Linux servers hosted onsite and in Amazon Web Services. Servers are primarily used for SQL databases and web applications.
Assist end users with software and hardware support issues.
Automate and monitor backups of file servers and databases.
Manage VOIP deployments, both hosted and on-premises.
Evaluate and negotiate with third-party service and equipment providers.
Thoroughly document infrastructure, plans, and processes.
Plan and deploy infrastructure for new offices, expansions, and relocations.
Design and implement new technical solutions for business needs as they arise.
3 years minimum experience in system administration, L2+ technical support, information security, network administration, or a related role.
Windows Active Directory configuration experience.
Basic exposure to at least one relational database system.
Proficiency in a general purpose scripting language, preferably PowerShell, bash, or Python.
Mastery of Acronis, WSUS, or similar solutions for deploying and updating workstations.
Basic networking knowledge equivalent to CCNA1 or above. (An actual certification is not a requirement.)
Demonstrable strong writing skills.