Server Administrator

Information Technology Missouri, Missouri Columbia, Missouri

MidwayUSA is a privately held eCommerce company in the Outdoor industry. We are looking for a talented Server Administrator excited to use your Linux and/or automation experience in supporting the organization. You will work with a collaborative team in a fast-paced environment while still respecting your work/life balance.   

 A Server Administrator with MidwayUSA will support systems, domain servers, system security and assist with process and system improvement.

In This Role, You Will   

  • Install, configure, upgrade, maintain and support Microsoft Windows Server and Enterprise Linux operating systems
  • Manage Active Directory/Entra AD, including Group Policy, DNS and DHCP
  • Use experience and knowledge to design, install, implement, and administer VMware ESXi servers, Virtual Center, VMotion, HA and DRS
  • Collaborate with teams to plan and execute projects including system upgrades, migrations, and deployments
  • Plan, schedule, and perform regular software patch deployments to servers, applications, and infrastructure
  • Leverage experience to administer Microsoft 365 Exchange Online, Exchange hybrid, Spam/Phishing protection, DMARC
  • Implement and manage backup and disaster recovery solutions to ensure backups are maintained and tested
  • Utilize experience to implement automation using PowerShell, Ansible, Terraform, Git, or other infrastructure as code
  • Develop, configure, and maintain SAN storage arrays with a working knowledge of CIFS/SMB, NFS, and iSCSI protocols
  • Provide quick, reliable, efficient, and friendly customer service

About You   

  • Will possess a bachelor’s degree in information systems, related technical discipline, or appropriate experience
  • Have a minimum of 5 years of System Administration experience preferred.
  • You enjoy being part of a team where you can both teach and learn from others.
  • Are passionate about technology and a Company Culture that values honesty, teamwork, and respect for other
  • Stay up to date with emerging technologies and industry trends to recommend innovative solutions and improvements.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

What We Offer   

  • Annual pay range (commensurate with experience): $66,000 - $94,000 with annual benchmarking and pay increases to always ensure a competitive salary
  • Personal growth through a management relationship prioritizing support, respect, clearly communicated expectations, and consistent modeling of Company Values
  • Promote from Within Strategy
  • Generous annual profit sharing
  • Matching 401(k)
  • Flexible PTO policy and paid parental leave
  • Excellent choice of health plans (including HSA), dental, and vision benefit options at an affordable price
  • Life insurance, short and long-term disability insurance options
  • Tuition assistance program
  • Learning subscriptions to Frontend Masters, Pluralsight and others with unlimited access to thousands of expert-led online courses
  • Opportunities for career, leadership, and professional development with conferences, events, and seminars
  • Supplier pro-deals and generous employee discounts

About MidwayUSA   

MidwayUSA, located in Columbia, MO, is an industry-leading internet retailer of over 200,000 shooting, reloading, gunsmithing and hunting products. Both country kids from Missouri, Larry and Brenda Potterfield turned their passion for shooting sports into a career by opening a small gun shop in 1977 that would eventually become MidwayUSA ( They instilled family values like honesty, integrity, and respect for others into the business, and strive to maintain this culture with each Employee added to their growing team. For over 40 years, MidwayUSA has offered JUST ABOUT EVERYTHING® for Shooting, Hunting, Fishing, and the Outdoors with an unyielding focus on Customer Satisfaction.
MidwayUSA is one of only two organizations to be a three-time recipient of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award

MidwayUSA believes working in the office is the best way to promote teamwork, but we understand life can be complicated sometimes so we’ve created a flexible work from home policy should the need occasionally arise.

MidwayUSA requires all candidates post-offer to submit to a background check and drug screening as a condition of employment. 

MidwayUSA is a tobacco & smoke-free campus

Apply Today!

Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $66,000.00 - $94,000.00 per year
Work Location: In person