Senior System Administrator Proofpoint
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Proofpoint is seeking an Senior System Administrator to support IT's Linux/Windows enterprise environment for Proofpoint worldwide offices from our corporate office in Sunnyvale, CA. This position is full-time and reports to the IT Director and will work alongside with the existing IT staff in remote offices (US, Toronto, UK, etc).
Duties include providing 2nd/3rd level analytical and technical expertise in support of corporate-wide enterprise Linux/Windows infrastructure.
The individual?s primary responsibilities include: application and system administration, project management, vendor relations, applications strategy, security, architecture and design, and technical leadership developing and maintaining solutions for systems.
Ability to manage projects, identify process inefficiencies, establish productive vendor relationships, and technically mentor junior level administrators.
Secondary support for Windows AD, virtualization and Exchange infrastructure.
7+ years of full-time Linux/Unix Systems Administrator experience
Can write clean & maintainable code in one of the following languages: Shell, Python, Perl, PHP or Ruby
Working knowledge of standard infrastructure tools. (DHCP, DNS, NTP, SYSLOG, SSH, SVN etc)
Experienced in configuration and maintenance of monitoring and trending systems (nagios, cacti, etc)
Experience of configuration management and automation for Windows platform (AD, Exchange) is considered a plus
Able to lead and direct other systems engineers; experience managing a team is a plus!
Be available as a knowledgeable resource to give insight that would serve as an end-point in technical issues or discussions for the systems engineering
Experience with Windows server/network administration.
Experience in architecting, deploying and supporting Microsoft infrastructure such AD, DNS and Exchange environment.
Experience in architecting, deploying and supporting VOIP-enabled phones and network environments.
Experience dealing with vendor support to deal with software, firmware, and hardware issues.
Experience in supporting LAN/WAN and wireless networks (Cisco, Juniper)
Experience in architecting and deploying Windows VMWare environment
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Proofpoint, Inc. helps the largest and most successful companies in the world protect and govern their most sensitive data. Founded in 2002 by the former CTO of Netscape and headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA, Proofpoint was funded by top Silicon Valley investors, including Benchmark Capital and Mohr Davidow Ventures before going public in 2012.
Please note that Proofpoint does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Services Agreement, Proofpoint will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, Proofpoint explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.
||892 Ross Drive |
Sunnyvale, CA 94089
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