Our Tempe office is looking for a bright System Administrator to provide technology support software and technology with low to mid complexity.
As one of our System Administrators, you will be responsible for providing IT platform integrity, engineering design standards, scripting and automation, and tier 2 support escalations. This position will require a majority of time spent on projects focusing on AWS technologies and solutions.
What you get to do every day
Learn about new and exciting technologies like automation and source control
Demonstrate standards and evaluate specific products
Participate in software deployments in a Linux environment
Plan and complete test and production environment setup and provisioning
May coordinate ongoing support, operations, and changes to implemented solutions
Assist with root cause and failure analysis to resolve systems problems
Perform ongoing performance tuning, upgrades, and resource optimization as directed
Review client support and operational issues, assisting the Application Support team with understanding of client implementations and resolution of problem
Learn to implement build/deployment automation for continuous integration or continuous delivery
May provide technical support for employees and systems administration for internal systems
What kind of person should you be?
You can explain problems in non-technical terms
You would change your name to Linux guru, if you could
You use your time management skills wisely to plan, organize, and achieve coordinated objectives
You have the ability to judge priorities and adjust workload accordingly
Your work ethic is strong and you are dedication to quality
Ability to work in a high-activity setting and multi-task
You can work effectively on an issue and see it to satisfactory completion
What skills do you need?
3 year of professional experience in Linux administration
Experience in an Engineering position
Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) environments, Apache Tomcat
Knowledge covering servers, networks, client server systems, and firewalls
Knowledgeable in core network services including DHCP, DNS, IP routing, and ACL lists
Knowledgeable of Dev-QA-Production build progression
Automation experience a plus (Puppet, Chef, Ansible, CloudFormation, etc.)
Experience with transactional databases a plus
Directory services experience (LDAP, Active Directory, OpenLDAP)
SSL Certificate experience (CA management, key pairs, key stores, etc.)
Scripting experience (Bash, Python, PHP, Ruby)
Experience with Red Hat and CentOS-based Linux distributions
Good understanding of technologies involved in our solutions such as Internet, cloud, and automation
A working knowledge of automation skills with a tool such as Puppet, Chef, or Ansible
Working technical skills to support understanding existing solutions and architecture as well as future architecture needs
Knowledge of software-defined server profiles and roles, GIT source control, and SQL database administration (Backup, Restore, Expand)
Some nice to haves would be:
Puppet automation experience
Experience with AWS CloudFormation templates
Working knowledge of software-defined lifecycles, product packaging, and deployments
Host and network monitoring experience (CloudWatch, Nagios, Check_MK, Icinga, Zabbix, etc.)
Log aggregation experience (Splunk, Syslog, Elastic Stack, etc.)
What can you expect from us?
A unique, supportive, and flexible work environment
Challenges related to working in a fast-paced, growing environment
A management team that cares about people
An extensive orientation program
A chance to join the occasional beach volleyball game or board game night
Want to join our amazing team but live out of state? Have no fear! KUBRA will cover the cost of your one way flight.
KUBRA is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to building an inclusive and diverse workforce. We will provide accommodations during the recruitment process upon request. Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.