Senior Systems Administrator

Systems & Software

Location: Winooski

Type: Full Time

Education: Bachelor's Degree

Experience: 5 - 10 Years

Systems & Software is seeking a Senior Systems Administrator/Engineer to join our team as an operating system specialist and IT generalist.

What your impact will be:

As a member of the technical operations team, your position requires:
•    Cloud and on-premise system provisioning, network setup and maintenance
•    Monitoring internal and customer system health
•    Tier 2/3 technical support for internal and external customers (after hours support rotation required)
•    Diagnosing and resolving operating system issues (performance problems, configuration issues, etc.)
•    Leading and mentoring more junior team members
•    Creating and maintaining technical documentation
•    Implementing continuous improvement through automation
•    Streamlining processes
•    Strategic improvement projects
•    Educating users

This is a hands-on role where you will learn and gain experience both by doing and via training/certification opportunities.  Success is measured by the operational improvements you contribute to both your team and the organization.

What we are looking for:

  • At least 5 years of experience/familiarity with the following Operating Systems:
    • Linux (Oracle, RHEL, CentOS)
    • Windows Server OS
    • Experience/familiarity with the following infrastructure:
    • Virtualization/Containers


    • IaaS Cloud (Oracle, AWS, Azure, etc.)
    • VMware (vSphere / ESXi)
    • Docker
    • Experience/familiarity with the following:


  • Dell Servers
  • Compellent/EqualLogic SANs
  • Fortinet Fortigate firewall/vpn, switches
  • Experience with Cloud Hosting/Architecture (Oracle Cloud, AWS, Azure, etc.)
  • A bachelor’s degree in the field of computer science, information science, information systems, or related field OR equivalent work experience in a systems admin role

What will make you stand out:

  • Relevant certifications are desirable, e.g., Red Hat Certified Engineer
  • Experience with the following would be a plus:
  • Automation
    • Ansible
    • Bash Scripting/Systems programming
  • Programming
    • Python
    • Cloud vendor SDKs


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