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IT Systems Administrator

Information Technology | Foster City, CA | Full Time

Job Description
  • Are you excited to work for a growing company?
  • Do you want to be challenged in a complex technical environment, where security is critical?
  • Do you like rolling up your sleeves and getting into every aspect of System Administration?
  • Are you a self-starter who enjoys working in a small team?

If you answered “yes” to these questions, then we want you to apply for the IT System Administrator position at Arena Solutions, Inc.

What you will do:

  • System access administration for the company
  • Generate and deliver encrypted customer data archives upon request
  • Perform physical administration of Arena Solutions corporate servers
  • Provide network, server, phone system, and desktop support to corporate staff
  • Configure, setup and maintain VMware virtual machines for QA and customer success teams
  • Keep abreast of new technologies and demonstrate new product capabilities as needed
  • Participate with vendors during problem analysis and resolution

What you will need:

  • Bachelor's degree in IT Administration, Computer Science or other related field; or IT Certification with proven work experience
  • 3-5 years of systems/network experience
  • 3+ years of experience with VMware (Fusion, vCenter, ESXi)
  • Excellent hardware & software troubleshooting skills
  • Knowledge of LAN/WAN configurations including firewalls, network routing/switching protocols and wireless.
  • Experience replacing server, storage and network hardware components (e.g. Dell, IBM, Cisco)
  • Background supporting telephone systems
  • Windows Administration (Server 2003 thru 2016, Client XP thru Windows 10)
  • Linux Administration (Mac OSX, RedHat/CentOS)
  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written)
  • Ability to independently manage multiple projects and see them to completion on schedule

It would be great if you also had:

  • Apple Certified Macintosh Technician
  • Experience with Apache, Tomcat and IIS web servers
  • Experience with PKI (MS Certificate Services, OpenSSL)
  • Experience with SolidWorks (EPDM, WG, Client)
  • Experience with databases (MSSQL, MySQL, PostgreSQL)
  • Experience with drive imaging technology
  • Background in Exchange 2016/2010 messaging system