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Sr. Systems Administrator (HQ)

Who we are:

Groupware Technology, Inc. is a leading datacenter infrastructure solution provider that delivers services and solutions to customers to increase business and IT agility and increase ROI on technology investments. Our commitment to our customers is to help optimize their existing IT assets, evaluate and implement new technologies and provide a roadmap toward cloud-centric infrastructure models. Groupware specializes in data center infrastructure and cloud computing solutions, rack integration services and first call support.

Groupware believes having fun and giving back are vital to its success, so we regularly schedule company events and give back to the community.

We’re looking for a team member with a great attitude, who is smart, thoughtful, collaborative, organized and who thrives at the center of always-on communications – an awesome communicator and a trusted communications advisor. If you are driven and always want to see the team and the customer be successful, then this is the place for you.

The Engineering role will be responsible for engineering and delivering complex system solutions offered by Groupware Technology. This person will report directly to the Director of Engineering and work with a team of individuals focused on selling and delivering rack scale solutions.

Essential Core Competencies:

  • 3+ years of experience as a Systems Administrator, managing server infrastructures and hardware operations across multiple platforms (Unix, Linux)
  • Onboard new servers with network setup and operating system installations
  • Implement, deploy, test, document and maintain server infrastructure and hardware operations with servers running on Linux-based operating systems (RedHat, Oracle Linux, Ubuntu and CentOS)
  • Must understand the criticality of a production environment whereby every second out of production costs the company significant revenue and impacts shareholders
  • Solid understanding of the privacy, security and expedience required for an online financial banking institution
  • 3+ years of experience working in a Big Data environment with an understanding of the complete Data Flow: Source, Store (Data Lake), ETL, Store through AI/DL/ML
  • Experience with User Account Administration and knowledge / troubleshooting skills with LDAP implementations
  • Manage cluster performance and Hbase table to load data sets
  • Hands on experience with management and deployment tools to include Stacki, Kickstart, Ansible and PXE as well as boot loaders from server vendors, GRUB and LILO
  • Configure LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access Protocol) and SSSD (system daemon) for user authentication
  • Deploy firmware and install required software on clustered environment with 6000 production servers
  • Set up build environment and maintain the host database to rebuild servers when required. Configure LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access Protocol) and SSSD (system daemon) for user authentication
  • Troubleshoot hardware and kernel related issues in Linux (RedHat, Ubuntu, CentOS and Oracle Linux) connecting remotely to investigate the root causes and server logs of the servers to minimize server downtime.
  • Manage and recover crashed servers in cloud environment to reduce user impact. Create scripts to detect server problems
  • Install, administer and maintain HP, Dell supermicro, Nvidia, and IBM servers on Unix and Ubuntu

Skills and Expertise:

  • Must have Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a closely related major (such as Network Engineering) OR
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math or equivalent
  • Five years of progressive post-degree systems administration experience
  • Three plus years of experience at a reseller, manufacturer or customer environment
  • Comfortable assisting and engaging with new and existing opportunities
  • Comfortable recommending technologies related to customer’s needs
  • Experience must include three years systems administration of Linux systems, including RedHat, Ubuntu and CentOS

 

Applicants should apply to Human Resource. No phone calls please

About Groupware Technology

Who we are

Groupware Technology, Inc. is a leading datacenter infrastructure solution provider that delivers services and solutions to customers to increase business and IT agility, and increase ROI on technology investments. Our commitment to our customers is to help optimize their existing IT assets, evaluate and implement new technologies and provide a roadmap toward cloud-centric infrastructure models. Groupware specializes in data center infrastructure and cloud computing solutions, rack integration services and first call support.

Groupware believes having fun and giving back are vital to its success so we regularly schedule company events and give back to the community.

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