Senior System Administrator Appia
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Appia is the world's largest cross platform, open app store and performance-based mobile network. Developers and media companies can purchase targeted ads running across the entire Appia marketplace, reaching more than 1 billion users in more than 200 countries, with a true ROI based marketing solution. Our customers include 4 of the top 5 global operators and leading app developers spanning the globe. The company has closed more than $30 Million in funding, led by top VC partners including Venrock, Trident Capital, DCM?s Android Fund, the Blackberry Fund and Tomorrow Ventures (the investment arm of Eric Schmidt).
The System Administrator?s role is to ensure the stable operation of the in-house and data center computer software systems and network connections. This includes planning, developing, installing, configuring, maintaining, supporting, and optimizing all network software and communication links. The person will also analyze and resolve end user software program and connectivity issues in a timely and accurate fashion, and provide end user training where required.
Manage and administer Linux and Windows operating systems and Active Directory
Manager virtual machines running in private and public (AWS) clouds
Maintain Cisco firewalls and all host security activities.
Use tools to monitor and diagnosis website performance and application performance management
Provide on-call technical support, be able to work nights and/or weekends as needed
Assess need for any system reconfigurations (minor or significant) and execute them if required.
Ensure network connectivity, perform network and security audits as well as system backups
Conduct research on emerging products, services, protocols, and standards in support of systems software procurement and development efforts.
Practice network asset management, including maintenance of network component inventory and related documentation and technical specifications information.
Administer and maintain end user accounts, permissions, and access rights.
Monitor and test server software performance and provide statistics and reports.
Minimum Job Requirements:
BSCIS in the field of computer science or equivalent engineering field or 5 years equivalent work experience.
Minimum of 5 years experience as a System Administrator
Experience working in a production environment
Experience with J2EE server administration and tuning (JBOSS and Tomcat experience preferred)
Experience with Linux and open source technologies
VMware ESX or other enterprise level virtualization technologies.
Experience with, but not limited to installing and managing the following: Linux, Apache, Java and Tomcat
Strong knowledge of local area network administration.
Strong interpersonal and oral communication skills.
Ability to conduct research into software issues and products as required.
Ability to present ideas and solutions in user-friendly language.
Highly self-motivated and directed with a keen attention to detail.
Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
Strong customer service orientation.
Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
Desired Skillsets Requirements:
Advertising or Analytics technology background
Digital content technology background
Experience working in rapidly scaling start-up environments
The Senior System Administrator works in an open office environment and works a standard 40 hours per week. However, evening or weekend work may be necessary to meet deadlines or solve specific problems.
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