Systems Administrator

Job details

Salary: $55,000 – $65,000 a year
Job Type: Full-time
Number of hires for this role: 1

Qualifications

    • VMware: 4 years (Preferred)
    • AWS: 1 year (Preferred)
    • CloutFormation/Terraform: 1 year (Preferred)
    • SAN’s Nimble: 1 year (Preferred)

Full Job Description

Precise Business Solutions is seeking an ambitious, energetic, and motivated candidate to join our technology team to help drive the continued evolution of our marketing and sales technology solutions for businesses of all sizes. Creative and collaborative employees are driving the innovative solutions of Precise Business Solutions. That’s who we are looking for! The team we are assembling for our expanding technology organization are invaluable in the growth of our organization.

About the role…

The System Administrator is responsible for documenting, supporting, installing, and upgrading Precise Business Solutions computer systems. This individual will analyze and resolve hardware and software problems in a timely and accurate fashion. A thorough understanding of Windows, Linux, storage systems, and virtualization technologies is a must. This position supports critical services and systems in a production environment, so good judgment and attention to detail are essential. Providing quality customer service is important for this role. This requires excellent verbal and written communication skills.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Install, maintain, troubleshoot and document mission critical server hardware and software including Linux, Windows, Active Directory, Exchange Server & O365, SharePoint, VMWare, and others.
  • Manage Nimble storage & VMWare infrastructure.
  • Backup and recovery for servers, replication, etc. Disaster recovery planning
  • Develop documentation for systems, operating instructions and implement standards and procedures.
  • Manage servers, including database, e-mail, print, and backup servers and their associated operating systems and software.
  • Conduct research on services, hardware, software and standards. Continually learn and be able to provide recommendations on future technology initiatives.
  • Manage and document assets, hardware and software licenses, upgrades and warranties for server systems and desktops.
  • Oversee new and existing equipment, hardware, and software upgrades.
  • Understand security issues, perform security audits, endpoint protection, OS and firmware patches and work with Network Engineers to ensure security.
  • Troubleshoot complex software and hardware related problems.
  • Ability to work flexible hours and provide emergency coverage for mission-critical, 24/7/365 environment.
  • Responsible for the continued operation including site redundancy.
  • Provide end-user support for applications and infrastructure platforms (desktop and remote).
  • MacOS and Apple hardware experience a plus.
  • Perform other duties, as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education & Experience

  • Minimum 5 years work experience.
  • 4+ years of experience in deploying, upgrading and operating VMware.
  • Deep technical knowledge of server technology; VMWare, Nimble, Linux, Windows Server, Active Directory, Exchange, Cisco UCS, and others.
  • Knowledge and experience with AWS technologies and services including EC2, S3, RDS, and CloudWatch.
  • Experience with infrastructure management using CloudFormation / Terraform.
  • Experience working on multiple, complex projects simultaneously is required.
  • Advanced experience with common business application technologies (SQL, IIS, SharePoint, Terminal Services).
  • Experience with SAN’s, Nimble preferred.
  • Hands-on hardware troubleshooting experience.
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
  • Experience with networking a plus; routing, switching, firewalls, VPN and security configurations on Cisco and Meraki devices.

Knowledge, Skills, Traits and Abilities

  • Must be able to pass security clearance for data center access.
  • Excellent team player, with strong interpersonal skills and can work with a diverse array of people, challenging in a non-confrontational way and build successful working relationships.
  • Proactive, takes pride in work, ambitious and self-motivated.
  • Extremely organized & detail oriented.
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines under pressure.
  • Ability to conduct research into networking issues and products as required.
  • Strong customer service orientation.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Willingness to take ownership, be held accountable and achieve a good outcome for all stakeholders through effective collaboration.

What we offer…

  • Attractive Base Salary
  • Career & Organizational Growth Opportunities
  • Positive and Collaborative Culture
  • Initial and Continued Training Emphasis
  • 401K & Complete Insurance and Benefits Package

Job type …

  • Full-time
  • Full benefits
  • Work from Home
  • Reporting to the VP of IT

ABOUT Precise Business Solutions

Precise Business Solutions serves a very broad range of customers through corporate and franchise-owned locations. Industries served range from home improvement and gardening to retail, professional services, restaurants and retail. Founded in 2015, Precise Business Solutions currently provides mailing and digital marketing services in more than 30 states coast-to-coast and continues to expand. Services include direct to consumer couponing, shared mail, individualized direct mail, a mobile app, and online couponing, as well as in-depth reporting and analysis that includes call tracking, multi-channel reporting and attribution analysis. Franchise opportunities are being offered.

ABOUT LOCAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS GROUP, INC.
Local Marketing Solutions Group, Inc. (LMSG) (lmsg.co) was recently named for the third consecutive year to the annual Inc. 5000 fastest growing private companies. It was formed in 2012 by the executive management team of JGSullivan Interactive Inc. The purpose of the holding company is to continue the expansion of offering the broadest and most efficient marketing and sales solutions to national and international brands that drive revenue through local sales and marketing channels. The company provides marketing automation technology and supporting sales and marketing services capabilities, allowing corporate sales and marketing to control brand image and to ultimately facilitate use of product and service content and materials from national to local channels. Corporate brands include JGSullivan Interactive (Chicago), DuFour Advertising (Sheboygan, Wis.), KMA One (Atlanta), Webly Guys (Chicago), Godwin (Jackson, Miss.) and Money Mailer (Chicago).

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $55,000.00 – $65,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
  • On call

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay

Experience:

  • systems admin/engineering: 5 years (Preferred)
  • VMware: 4 years (Preferred)
  • AWS: 1 year (Preferred)
  • CloutFormation/Terraform: 1 year (Preferred)
  • SAN’s Nimble: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • Fully Remote

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable — more reliable than spontaneous
  • Detail-oriented — would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • Achievement-oriented — enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
  • Innovative — prefers working in unconventional ways or on tasks that require creativity
  • High stress tolerance — thrives in a high-pressure environment

Company’s website:

  • https://precisebusinesssolutions.net

Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply
  • Only full-time employees eligible

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process
  • Virtual meetings

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