Sr Cloud Systems Administrator

Deltek, Inc. - Woburn, MA (30+ days ago)3.9

Manage cloud server/storage deployments including promotion process, image management, data transfers, backup/restore, HA/DR
Monitor system stability and performance and ensure system availability, reliability, and usability
Troubleshoot complex problems, provide software fault diagnosis resolve operational issues, and interact with vendors, etc.
Deliver virtual server maintenance and software upgrades including service packs, patches, hot fixes, vulnerabilities, and security configurations with minimal software down-time
Provide advanced solution design including server and disk space provisioning
Manage system troubleshooting and backups
Monitor system resource utilization, trending, and capacity planning
Execute database management and tuning activities
Define and document system architectures, systems configurations, and technical operational processes and policies
Create and implement monitoring, procedures, tools and standards related to system and application security (e.g. intrusion detection, denial of service, configuration change, cross site scripting, SQL injection, OS patching, etc.)


7+ years' experience as a system administrator
5+ years supporting enterprise customer-facing computing platforms and systems
Diverse range of technical and operational interests and capabilities, including Microsoft, Java/J2EE, Ruby on Rails, LAMP, MySQL, SQLServer, Oracle, virtualization, monitoring, automation technologies
Experience with public cloud providers
Understanding of high availability and disaster recovery strategies
Experience with automated deployment technologies
Experience with enterprise monitoring and management tools
Ability to work in high pressure, highly flexible environment against both short and long term requirements
Passionate about technology and solving IT operations-focused problems
Must be detail oriented, task driven, and have excellent communication skills
Customer service focus is key
Ability to work effectively with staff, peers, and others in and outside the organization to accomplish goals, objectives and to identify and resolve problems
Start-up experience preferred