Job Description - Sr Systems Administrator (Remote) in Glendale
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Sr Systems Administrator (Remote)

Ref: US_EN_6_914737_1466634

Posted on 18 November 2022

· Position: Sr Systems Administrator- AWS

· Type: Contract to hire (USC/GC only)

· Location: Remote

MUST - HAVES:-

  • 8+ years of experience in Systems Administration experience
  • 2+ years of experience in AWS administration experience
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud computing service provisioning with CloudFormation.
  • VMWare vSphere (e.g. ESXi, vCenter) administration and support
  • Microsoft Active Directory and Group Policy Management
  • Gathering requirements, analyzing, designing, developing, testing, maintaining, and migrating users and services in Cisco Webex ecosystems (Webex Meetings, Control Hub, Contact Center, Calling).
  • Summary:

    This position will be responsible for the provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, maintenance, and support of the overall IT infrastructure on-premises and within AWS. This individual will serve as a subject matter expert and technical reference for all servers, middleware, and/or other infrastructure utilized by the company's product development teams and business units. This position requires a seasoned individual, who has experience and skills in most areas of modern on-premises and cloud-based IT infrastructure.

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for the effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of virtual machines, cloud instances, IT systems hardware and software, and other related infrastructure in specific computing systems and/or environments.
  • Perform hands-on administration & systems engineering of the IT infrastructure to assure that systems meet or exceed business needs and expectations.
  • Provide subject matter expertise and technical leadership; lead complex System Administration tasks and IT Infrastructure projects to successful completion.
  • Hands-on experience migrating workloads on-premises to public cloud; automating environment deployments in AWS using Terraform, CloudFormation or other methodologies; building and supporting a highly available and multisite environment.
  • Gathering requirements, analyzing, designing, developing, testing, maintaining and migrating users and services in Cisco Webex ecosystems (Webex Meetings, Control Hub, Contact Center, Calling).
  • Develop logical and physical infrastructure designs of infrastructure proposed solutions based on business requirements.
  • Perform/oversee daily system monitoring, and verify the integrity and availability of all IT Infrastructure, systems, and key IT processes.
  • Perform ongoing performance tuning, system upgrades, regular patching, security remediation and resource optimization as required.
  • Provide Systems Engineering support of production and non-production environments on-premises and off-premises.
  • REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • 8+ years of experience in Systems Administration experience
  • 2+ years of experience in AWS administration experience
  • Windows Server 2008/2012/2016 Administration
  • UNIX/Linux Systems Administration
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud computing service provisioning with CloudFormation
  • Experience with implementing EC2 auto-scaling groups, ELBs, Lambda, ActiveMQ, Elastic Cache, etc
  • Securing IT Infrastructure and AWS environments
  • VMWare vSphere (e.g. ESXi, vCenter) administration and support
  • Microsoft Active Directory and Group Policy Management
  • Strong understanding of server backup strategies including virtual, bare metal, database, file, etc.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong customer interaction skills with users of all levels
  • Experience with Container Technology (e.g. Docker)
  • Infrastructure as Code experience (e.g. Ansible, Chef, Puppet, etc.)
  • Automation skills via scripting (e.g. Python, PowerShell, etc.)
  • Experience working in a DevOps environment
  • Working knowledge of web and application server architecture for public clouds.
  • Experience and knowledge of networking and security
  • Admin Experience with O365, MS Exchange Environment
  • QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent required.
  • Minimum of 8+ years of comprehensive Windows / Linux Systems Administration.
  • Minimum of 2+ years of experience of AWS administration experience.
  • Interested candidates, please send your resume to yangini.kapoor@modis.com

    This role is not open for C2C.

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