Sr. Windows/Linux System Administrator

  • Location:
    Santa Clara, California, US
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
    Professional
  • Technology Interest
    Internet of Everything
  • Job Id
    1201295

Sr. Windows/Linux System Administrator

The Internet-of-Things (IoT) is now in its hyper-growth phase and Cisco-Jasper, the pioneer and leader in IoT platforms, is seeking a Product Management leader for end to end Device Lifecycle Management to join our team.
Cisco-Jasper has designed its industry-leading software-as-a-service (SaaS) IoT platform to enable companies of all sizes to rapidly and cost-effectively launch, manage and monetize IoT services on a global scale. When an enterprise evolves to embrace IoT, it transforms into much more than a product business. It becomes a service business, capable of automatically managing customers’ entire IoT service lifecycle, delivering increased customer value and unlocking new sources of revenue. More than 3,500 companies, including many of the world’s top brands, choose Cisco-Jasper to fast-track their IoT services.

The recent acquisition of Jasper will allow Cisco to offer a complete IoT solution that is interoperable across devices and works with IoT service providers, application developers and an ecosystem of partners. By combining forces, Cisco-Jasper is well positioned to leverage its existing strength in the IoT space and provide enterprise customers a broad suite of IoT services such as enterprise Wi-Fi, Fog computing, security for connected devices, and advanced analytics to better manage device usage.
Our enterprise customers span Connected Car, Connected Home, tablets, smart meters, medical devices, connected construction equipment, plus thousands more devices from iPhones and Kindles to dog trackers. Right at the crux of these varied deployments lie our Device Lifecycle Management capabilities which provide enterprises a powerful mechanism to manage their devices in ways that make sense for their businesses.

Responsibilities:
• Setup and maintain Windows Server 2003, 2008, 2012, 2016.

• Setup and maintain Linux OS (Centos, Ubuntu, Scintific Linux).
• Setup and maintain Windows Domain Controller/Forest.
• Strong knowledge in configuring/maintaining Windows DNS.

• Strong knowledge in configuring/maintaining Microsoft Exchange 2013, 2016.
• Strong knowledge in configuring/maintaining Microsoft Hyper-V.
• Strong knowledge in configuring/maintaining VMware ESXi, VCenter, VMWare Horizon.
• Strong knowledge in configuring/maintaining KVM.
• Strong knowledge in configuring/maintaining backup solutions (snapshots, Symantec Netbackup, Windows Backup).
• Strong knowledge in configuring/maintaining monitoring tools (Icinga, Nagios, Pingdom).  
• Strong knowledge in PowerShell, bash, scripting. 

• Strong skills in network troubleshooting (LAN/WAN/Firewall).
• Additional duties as assigned

Good problem solving and debugging skills

Good communicator with superb verbal, written, and presentation skills.

Requirements:
• Self-starter: Must be capable of identifying problems and implementing sound, cost effective solutions.
• Broad technical experience within office IT support.
• 10 or more years experience in an equivalent corporate environment.
Bachelor's, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Information Technology or equivalent experience
• Ability to work under tight deadlines
• Highly organized
• Excellent communication skills
• Ability to adapt to rapidly developing work conditions

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