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System Administrator

Ref: US_EN_6_914735_1424684

Posted on 05 January 2022
Job Location
St. Helena, California
Contract Type
Direct Hire

SUMMARY: The Systems Administrator will oversee and maintain the overall IT infrastructure of The Duckhorn Portfolio. The scope of supporting infrastructure spans the entire technology spectrum of the business: Servers, PCs, Printers, Telecommunication Systems, Application Software, and Voice/Data Networks. In addition, support of core enterprise system technologies includes, but is not limited to: Virtualized Servers, Networks, Hardware, Cloud Infrastructure, Software Application, Network & Application Security, and any third-party supporting technology. This position works closely with the Sr. support staff and Sr. System Administrator, who provides direction and guidance routinely


  • Administration and management of technical hardware, virtual infrastructure, cloud infrastructure and application infrastructure to ensure maximum uptime, reliability, and performance

.•Administration of daily backup process and verifies disaster recovery preparedness for physical, virtual and cloud based systems

.•Installs, configures and maintains infrastructure technologies and end user technologies with future supportability always in mind

•Managing virtualization infrastructure at a host, network and storage level.

•Able to develop, implementing and managing security controls and defenses related to the execution of Information Security Projects, including Intrusion Detection, Log Monitoring, Vulnerability Assessment, and Information Security Process & Reporting

.•Understands the internal mechanics of all supported DP technologies while preparing to follow standard troubleshooting techniques and workaround/resolution procedures when failure or inconsistencies occur

.•Respond to infrastructure system alerts, outages, and errors; assess, respond and repair

•Research and recommend innovative, and where possible automated approaches for system administration tasks. Identify approaches that leverage our resources and provide economies of scale.


  • Cloud related experiences, solid theoretical knowledge and hands-on experience related to the subject

•Vitalization Certification. (Hyper-V)•Microsoft Azure Administrator certification

•Proven expertise in designing and architecting Azure infrastructure and all other Microsoft cloud applications/features

•Excellent technical skills with minimum five years of hands-on experience using many different types of hardware and software

.•Proficiency with current server operating systems (Windows 2008 and above)

•Strong Networking Background, solid theoretical knowledge and hands-on experience related to the subject

•Knowledge of Foritnet, Meraki, Cisco Networking equipment

•Strong TCP/IP skills including DNS, DHCP, and VPN configuration, including working knowledge of network topology and protocols (TCP/IP, DHCP, and DNS).

•Configuring and installing various network devices, services, configuration (e.g., routers, switches,,firewalls, load balancers, VPN, QoS, Vlans)

.•Performing network maintenance and system

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