This position is responsible for effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware and software and related infrastructure.
Install new / rebuild existing servers and configure hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories, storage, etc. in accordance with standards and project/operational requirements.
Develop and maintain installation and configuration procedures.
Contribute to and maintain system standards.
Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs such as backups.
Perform regular security monitoring to identify any possible intrusions
Perform daily backup operations, ensuring all required file systems and system data are successfully backed up to the appropriate media, recovery tapes or disks are created, and media is recycled and sent off site as necessary.
Perform regular file archival and purge as necessary.
Create, change, and delete user accounts per request.
Repair and recover from hardware or software failures.
Apply OS patches and upgrades on a regular basis, and upgrade administrative tools and utilities. Configure / add new services as necessary.
Maintain operational, configuration, or other procedures.
Perform periodic performance reporting to support capacity planning.
Perform ongoing performance tuning, hardware upgrades, and resource optimization as required. Configure CPU, memory, and disk partitions as required.
Maintain data center environmental and monitoring equipment.
Upgrade system by conferring with vendors and services; developing, testing, evaluating, and installing enhancements and new software
Perform other duties as needed.
Bachelor degree in Systems, Computer communication engineering or related discipline
1-2 years of experience in a similar position is preferable
Knowledge of UNIX, Linux, Windows systems and virtualized environment is a must
Knowledge of DNS and Web development knowledge is a plus
Excellent team player
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Industry Type :
IT - Software Services
Functional Area :
System Administration / Network Administration / Security (IT Software)