Systems Administrator II / Systems Engineer

MSN Communications   •  

Madison, WI

Industry: Media


Less than 5 years

Posted 38 days ago


This position will work with cutting-edge technologies to develop robust applications and platforms in data center environments throughout the country. You will:

  • Work in a rapidly growing environment with thousands of servers and appliances.
  • Work to automate infrastructure with tools like Ansible, Puppet, and CloudForms.
  • Work to automate infrastructure via scripting with tools such as Python and bash.
  • Work to ensure deployed systems are highly available across multiple data centers.
  • Work with large software development teams to design and deploy custom software.
  • Work with networking teams to make applications and networks work together to facilitate a geographically diverse deployment of services.
  • Work with core TDS technologies including Linux, Load Balancing (F5/Linux), Virtualization(VMware/kvm), Containerization(OpenShift/Docker), Identity Federation, LDAP, DNS, Apache, and Elasticsearch.
  • Help troubleshoot issues that span applications, systems, firewalls, and other network devices.
  • Document technical problems, resolutions, and processes for assigned tasks and projects.


Required Qualifications

Systems Administrator II

  • Associate's degree (or higher) –OR- 2+ years professional work experience.
  • 2+ years systems administration experience.

Sr. Systems Administrator

  • Associate's degree (or higher) –OR- 2+ years professional work experience.
  • 3+ years systems administration experience.

Systems Engineer

  • Bachelor’s degree (or higher) –OR- 4+ years professional work experience.
  • 4+ years systems administration experience.

Other Qualifications

  • Foundational knowledge in one of Linux, Networking, or Scripting with a passion for technology and learning.
  • Excellent analytical abilities and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to document and train other teams on solutions you have implemented
  • Motivation to complete tasks and projects in a precise and organized manner.
  • Knowledge of monitoring platforms and applications.
  • Knowledge of systems development methodologies, practices, and tools.
  • Knowledge of system testing practices and tools.
  • Ability to travel as needed for company business and professional development.
  • Ability to work nights and weekends as needed for system implementations and system problem resolution.
  • Experience with scripting in one (or more) scripting languages.

ID 2019-13979