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IT System Administrator Windows and Linux

Kelly Services
San Diego, CA 92108
**Job Title:** IT System Administrator Windows and Linux

**Department:** Information Technology

**Reports To:** Senior Manager of IT Operations **Exempt** X


In this hands-on position you will push yourself beyond the historicaly defined areas of competence, must have a more holistic view of technical environments. The position is more about moving the business forward and giving it a stronger technological advantage.You will work collaboratively with software engineering and IT Operations to deploy and operate systems while automating and streamlining operations processes.

Under supervision from the Manager of IT Operations, you will provide the organization with an expert level of technical expertise as it applies to Microsoft and Linux server environments, plan and guide the technical installation, maintenance and operation of computer Operating systems, software and system hardware for multiple applications supporting systems of a complex nature

This job description reflects the general concept and intent of the classification and should not be construed as a detailed statement of all the work requirements that may be inherent in a position.


**Primary Role and Responsibilities:**

+ Commercial internet product line, web application hosting, business application, infrastructure, systems integration and disaster recovery to maintain 99.99% uptime.

+ In concert with the IT Operations team, plan and coordinate installation of hardware, software updates, changes and enhancements to assure cost-effective, efficient and continued computer services.

+ Actively resolve inquiries, problems, complaints or emergencies affecting availability or quality of services. Respond to sensitive, complex inquiries or service complaints with a positive customer care mindset.

+ Interface with third party technical support personnel and support vendors. Stay abreast of and research information technology trends in order to remain current with information technology.

**Required Skills:**

+ Experience in Microsoft IIS and Apache web servers in a commercial hosting environment. Experience with Jetty websockets is a plus but not required.

+ Excellent problem solving skills with the ability to approach problems in a flexible and creative manner.

+ Excellent communication, interpersonal, teamwork, and organizational skills.

+ Open to listening to others ideas and reaching across functional borders.

+ Ability to thrive and successfully work in a fun, fast-paced, dynamic environment.

+ Quick learner with desire to learn new tools and techniques.

+ Strong desire to continuously improve, both yourself and the environments you support.

+ Understanding of the software development lifecycle.

+ Experience with automated deployment and build tools.

+ Ability to organize and prioritize work.

+ Ability to work well under pressure. Able to maintain perspective when a system failure occurs, communicate status to management and provide quick resolution.

+ Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing with all levels within the organization.

**Experience and Educational Requirements:**

+ Bachelors degree in computer science or equivalent experience comprising of 5 years active professional service in a system administration role within a similar environment.

+ Advanced knowledge of networks, servers, cyber security and telecommunication systems.

+ Experience in automation and scripting

+ Core scripting languages with history of task automation

+ Unix Shell Procedural languages

+ Unix/Linux and Windows scripting.

+ Experience with clustering and blade server technologies.

+ Experience with virtualization utilizing any or all of the following; Hyper-V, VMWare, Kubernetes, Docker, Cloud technology, Nutanix or HCI.

+ Experience with SAN and NAS.

+ Advanced knowledge of personal computer hardware, operating systems, office automation software, printers, plotters, etc.


Work is performed primarily in an office environment. Employee may sit for long periods of time at a computer screen, attending meetings, etc. Physical exertion is required for lifting usually not exceeding 50 lbs. Installation of various computer parts may also require bending, kneeling, stooping, reaching, and crawling.

During emergencies or special projects, this position will be required to work an irregular and changing schedule, which may include working extended hours to correct technical issues, attending early morning or evening meetings, working weekends and holidays, and/or be available, by phone to answer questions or be on-site. Performs other related duties as assigned.

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

By partnering with Kelly Technology, youll have direct connections to top companies around the globegiving you the chance to put your tech skills to work on some of todays most intriguing, innovative, and high-visibility projects. In a world where change is the only constant, our unparalleled connections and IT market expertise help you take your skills exactly where you want to go. Were here to help you gain experience, keep learning, and move your career forward.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2022-06-17 Expires: 2022-07-18

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