Published: December 7, 2020

Systems Administrator

Monday - Friday Jericho, New York 2+ Years Experience

Preferred Experience:

  • 2+ years of hands-on system administration or system engineering experience
  • Experience working on AWS and/or VMware in a production capacity
  • Experience with Terraform/Ansible
  • Familiarity with Docker/Kubernetes
  • Experience with Linux based systems, including shell scripting

Additional things that could help you succeed even further in this role include:

  • Experience in creating and maintaining continuous integration systems
  • Solid understanding of agile methodologies and Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment
  • Solid understanding of version control systems such as Git or Mercurial
  • Understanding of operational concepts such as distributed systems, alerting, monitoring, logging, and incident management
  • Understanding of network engineering concepts such as firewalls and load balancers
  • Interest in learning new skills and keeping pace with changing technologies
  • Ability to problem solve and work with others to find the best solution
  • Precision and attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal and written communication skills
  • Capability to work independently and self-motivate

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Build, configure, maintain VMs in local and cloud infrastructure.
  • Troubleshoot, and maintain physical systems such as servers in our datacenter.
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair issues within production Linux OS and Windows server environments.
  • Perform system patching, software updates, and deployments consistent with change management processes in defined maintenance windows.
  • Respond quickly to system outages and alerts.
  • Coordinate communication with other resources and facilitate escalations of issues as appropriate.
  • Applying and supporting automation using DevOps tools such as Ansible, Kubernetes, and Terraform.
  • Perform security, performance, and availability assessments.
  • Deploy, manage, and maintain secure, scalable network systems using technology from a variety of vendors.
  • Automate tasks through the use of DevOps tools.

Company Benefits:

  • Major Medical, Dental & Vision Coverage
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Flexible Spending & Dependent Flexible Spending Account Plans
  • Basic Life & AD&D coverage provided by the Company
  • Long Term (LTD) & Short Term (STD) Disability coverage paid by the Company
  • Paid Time Off: Vacation, Sick Leave & Holidays
  • Flexible working environment

Job Type:

  • Full-time
  • Location: Jericho, New York
  • Schedule: Monday – Friday

Please send your cover letter and resume to careers@ftsgps.com

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