Systems Administrator

Systems Administrators are part of a team that is responsible for the deployment, configuration, monitoring, and upkeep of the studio’s extensive compute infrastructure. The position also includes providing support to end-users. Systems Administrators report to the Director of Technology.

Essential Functions:

The below list describes the essential functions of this role, but other duties may be assigned, as necessary.

  • Install, monitor, troubleshoot, and upgrade the studio’s servers, workstations, and network infrastructure.
  • Maintain and execute operating system bulk deployment technologies (eg. Windows ADK, PXE boot, kickstart).
  • Maintain and execute OS-level configuration-management tools for Windows, Mac, and Linux (eg. Puppet or similar).
  • Provide technical support (triage, troubleshooting, and resolution) for all Studio users.
  • Maintain a working knowledge of current industry best practices, as well as hardware and

    software trends.

  •  Other duties as required.

Qualifications, knowledge, and skills:

  • At least 4 years of experience at a similar position.
  • In-depth technical knowledge and experience with administering Windows, Mac, and

    Linux desktop and server machines.

  •  Excellent analysis, troubleshooting, and prioritization skills.
  • Positive demeanor, with good interpersonal and customer service skills.
  •  Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
  • Ability to learn new skills autonomously is required.
  • Ability to multi-task and juggle multiple projects.
  • Intermediate or better understanding of industry-standard security best practices.
  • Intermediate or better knowledge of IPV4 networking. IPV6 knowledge a plus.
  • Python or other scripting language experience is highly desired.
  • Experience with any of the following is desired: Active Directory, Puppet, SonicWall, Cisco

    iOS and/or NX-OS, Oracle ZFS, VMWare , Google G Suite

  • Familiarity with media post-production a plus.

We offer a full benefits package, including: medical/dental/vision insurance, life and AD&D, voluntary life, voluntary long term disability, and paid time off.

TO APPLY:

To be considered, you must be eligible to work in the United States without employer visa sponsorship.

To apply for this position:

– Email resumes to: jobs-sys@tippett.com
– Send your resume and cover letter in PDF format. – Be sure to include the following in the subject line: Resume: Your Name, Systems Administrator

If your skills and abilities are a good match for the job opening, you will be contacted in the near future. We will make every attempt to contact all qualified candidates, but due to the high volume of interest on our job openings, we may not be able to contact every individual. We will not be returning phone calls or emails seeking further information about the opening or to confirm that we have received your resume.