Systems Administrator

Intrepid Studios - San Diego, CA

30+ days ago
Intrepid Studios is looking for a System Administrator to join our team of talented developers! If you are a self-driven and passionate developer, looking for a highly collaborative and creative environment, then this position is for you!

Responsibilities:
Ensure proper daily operations of the Linux and Windows systems such as Jira, Confluence and internally developed tools.
Install, maintain and upgrade Linux and Windows server hardware and software;
Monitor system events to ensure health, maximum system availability and service quality;
Participate to the backups and restoration of Linux and Windows systems;
Advanced troubleshooting of emergency situations on the network, must be able to work flexible hours and overtime as required;
Perform system & application patching and upgrade of equipment firmware;
Maintain documentation regarding configurations, operations and troubleshooting procedures related to the Linux platform;
Participate to the definition of standards, guidelines, best practices and metrics as directed;
Assist in evaluating new requirements, technical design and standards;
Answer user’s query and service requests;

Qualifications:
Skill in developing techniques and methodologies to resolve unprecedented problems or situations.
Must be a self-starter that requires only limited supervision/guidance honesty, integrity and confidentiality must be maintained at all times.
Be a team player
Have good interpersonal communication skills
Ability to work effectively in a fast paced changing environment
Ability to multi-task and prioritizeExpertise in Linux and Windows operating systems;
Excellent knowledge of scripting languages (Bash, Perl, Python, etc.)
Good knowledge of Chef or Ansible would be an asset.
Good knowledge of Internet technologies and concepts such as DNS, routing protocols, TCP and UDP and higher level protocols such as HTTP, SMTP and FTP are important
General knowledge of network equipment, routers and switches, and Cisco / Brocade FC switch
Good knowledge of SAN, NAS
Good knowledge of automated deployment (Create/Deploy) including scripting using Chef/Ansible/Jenkins/Ant.
Good knowledge of MYSQL (Percona or other) and PostgreSQL/EnterpriseDB.
Good knowledge of web network configuration (Apache/Nginx)
Good knowledge of Java applications (EX : Jira/Confluence) for network configuration
ASSET : Knowledge of development cycle software (EX : Perforce, Jenkins, Visual Studio 2015+)
ASSET : Monitoring Systems (EX : Newrelic)
ASSET : Knowledge of CFEngine