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Systems Administrator

BLITZ Agency is an integrated marketing agency looking to immediately hire a Systems Administrator with 1-2 years experience.  This position will report to the Director of IT and offers great learning potential for candidates who are motivated and enjoy what they do. The position will have a dual-focus: SysAdmin responsibilities as well as Developer Operations (DevOps) responsibilities to facilitate support for developers in server procurement, and environment and CDN set up.

 

Requirements & Skills

  • Experience troubleshooting and maintaining Windows XP/Vista/7 and Mac OS X.
  • Experience with web server procurement on platforms to include but not limited to Heroku, AWS, GCP.
  • Experience with web application deployment processes; Docker Registry experience a plus. 
  • Able to assemble/dissemble computer hardware components with ease.
  • Basic understanding of DHCP, DNS, VPN, Windows Server, Active Directory
  • MS Office 2007 Suite (Excel, Outlook, Word).
  • Possess excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills.
  • Ability to speak effectively with internal employees and external clients.
  • Should be familiar with, preferably proficient in a number of the following services: Git, Jenkins, Selenium, Puppet, Chef, Ansible ,Nagios, Docker

 

Primary Job Responsibilities

  • Provide desktop support to ~40 computers in a mixed environment (Mac/Windows).
  • Maintain IT related equipment.
  • Create web server instances for ongoing and new projects for development teams (DevOps).
  • Understand and contribute to the refinement of multiple deployment processes.
  • Maintain daily backups using BackupExec & Acronis.
  • Need to be on-call during off-hours as needed.
  • Juggle multiple trouble tickets.
  • Occasionally help assemble furniture and wire video game consoles, speakers, etc.

 

Experience

  • 1-2 years experience with Windows OS / Mac OS.
  • 1-2 years experience with web server platforms, both PaaS and Self-Hosted. 
  • 1-2 years HANDS ON experience troubleshooting hardware/software.
  • 1-2 years experience in customer service.

 

Physical Demands

Frequently lift/move up to 25 pounds.

 

Please submit a cover letter answering the following questions along with your resume and salary requirements.  Pay DOE is $65-$75,000 including 401k, gym membership, profit sharing, and health insurance.

  1. Why are you my perfect candidate?
  2. Why are you in the IT field?
  3. What is your favorite scripting language?
  4. What technologies are you interested in getting exposure to in the future? Why? And what steps have you taken to learn about these technologies?
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