Systems Administrator

Website Sphere

System Administrator will be responsible for ongoing technological business continuity, resiliency, and resumption. 

About The Company

Sphere, powered by TrustCommerce, is a leading provider of end-to-end integrated payments, security software, payments gateway and merchant acquiring products and services. Sphere serves a variety of companies from large, complex enterprises to small local businesses across a range of end-markets, including healthcare, restaurant, retail, parking, education, transportation, and insurance. We offer a dynamic, fast-paced environment where we are dedicated to helping our employees succeed, as well as offer a generous benefits package including a no-waiting-period health insurance program.

Position Summary

Under the direction of the SVP of Technology, System Administrator will be responsible for ongoing technological business continuity, resiliency, and resumption, as achieved through the provisioning, diagnostics, administration, and operation of Linux-based software, systems, data, and infrastructures in an enterprise-class, converged infrastructure.  System Administrators will be responsible for ensuring infrastructural dependability, performance, security, and endurability.  Additionally, System Administrators will be responsible for administering and providing support for a small, Windows-based Corporate Information Services environment, including several Active Directory and Exchange servers.  The ideal incumbent will have a passion for technology and its internals and will always be interested in why and how technology behaves as it does.

Technical Requirements

  • 6+ Years Experience and Equivalent Expertise in Linux
  • 4+ Years Experience and Equivalent Expertise in Data Center and/or Related Operations
  • 4+ Years Experience as an On-Call System Administrator
  • 4+ Years Experience as a System Engineer
  • Experience in Linux Security Hardening and Performance Tuning
  • Experience in Networking (Cisco is a Plus)
  • Experience in Virtualized Environments (VMware is a Plus)
  • Experience in SQL Databases and SQL (PostgreSQL is a Plus)
  • Proficiency in Shell Scripting (Bash Preferred)
  • Proficiency in Other Scripting Desired (Perl, Python, Ruby, etc.)

Other Requirements:

  • Capability and Desire to Serve in Ongoing On-Call Rotations
  • Solutions and Results Orientation
  • Passion for Technology and its Internals
  • Comfort in Dynamic, Fast-Paced, High-Pressure Environments

 

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