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Systems Administrator 3
Ref No.: 17-16553
Location: Palo Alto, California
Job Title: Systems Administrator 3
Location: Palo Alto, CA
Duration: 5 Months

Job Description:

The System Administrator Automation role is to apply automation tools to manage servers and IT infrastructure. This covers automated deployment, mass changes, keeping large amount of systems running in a consistent manner. Role covers writing, maintaining code, scripts and administering tools (like Chef.)

  • Manage landscapes of thousands of servers, including the infrastructure and server OS with automation tools (Chef)
  • Write, modify or enhance automation scripts (Shell script, Perl, Python, Windows Powershell, Ruby)
  • Ensure operating Service level (SLA) are met
  • Deploy servers, containers, Infrastructure as code (IaC)
  • Ensure security compliance
  • Analyze system, server, and infrastructure performance
  • Perform software improvements, upgrades, patches, reconfigurations
  • Create required reports in response to business user needs
  • Develop, document, and maintain policies, procedures and associated training material