DevOPs Systems Administrator

Computers/Software Galway, Ireland


Position at J2 Cloud Services

We're looking for a full-time System Administrator to join our small team in a global company. We are a group of specialized engineers, administrators and data architects that are applying modern DevOps practices to infrastructures as they move to the CLOUD.  You will share our interest in leveraging modern tools to improve an evolving infrastructure. We maintain critical production environments, manage code/ infrastructure deployments, create automation/ monitoring, and troubleshoot any customer affecting issues as they come up.  This is a great place to expand your skills and promote projects involving technology that interest you.


 Required Skills:

  • Superior Windows knowledge:
    • Windows Server 2008-2016
    • Active Directory / Domain Controller administration
    • IIS
    • Powershell
  • Strong Network Skills:
    • TCP/IP
    • DNS
    • VPN
    • Wireshark proficiency
  • 5+ years experience administering production environments
  • 2+ years experience with AWS
  • Experience deploying production changes in a secure and compliant environment
  • Experience troubleshooting system health and identifying areas for improvement
  • Understanding of distributed systems, and ability to troubleshoot in escalated situations
  • Experience in rotating on-call roster
  • Comfort working with scripting tools (Powershell, Python, Bash)

Desired Skills:

  • Linux administration
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • Knowledge in PCI & HIPAA Compliance
  • Strong interpersonal & communications skills
  • Ability to collaborate with a geographically disparate team
  • Great documentation habits
  • Interest in DevOps: CI/CD, Configuration Management, Intelligent Monitoring
  • Git or CodeCommit