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Junior Systems Administrator


Job Description

This job will entail working with our System Administrator and assisting him in a variety of daily tasks, which include managing our infrastructure, (servers, workstations and networks), in-house applications and working with customer orders. Our office is located in Boca Raton, Florida.

Maintain applications:

  • Install, configure and maintain web, email, archiving, and in-house software applications
  • Evaluate, test, and implement system updates
  • Monitor for and resolve application performance issues
  • Track system usage and prepare usage related reports
  • Perform systems capacity planning
  • Help manage all operational applications and related archive system backups

Maintain servers:

  • Install, configure and maintain operating systems, tools and patches
  • Develop and implement appropriate system maintenance routines
  • Monitor and manage server and software updates
  • Install, configure and manage health and performance analysis tools

Other key responsibilities:

  • Resolve problems, including identifying potential problems before they become critical and identifying, evaluating, and analyzing resolution options
  • Document configurations, instructional procedures, change management records
  • Work with in-house applications – customer data & orders
  • Rotating schedule of 24/7 after hours, on-call support for our infrastructure
  • Provide customer support for software, applications and servers
  • Working with our team of developers to implement or update applications
  • Other duties as assigned

Desired Skills & Experience

The infrastructure management and maintenance includes servers located in our office as well as our data center.

The systems that will be managed are as follows:

  • Windows Server 2003, 2008 and 2012
  • MySQL, NoSQL and Microsoft SQL Server
  • Ubuntu 12.04 +
  • Free BSD
  • VMware ESXi  5.1 and Virtual Infrastructure Manager
  • pfSense
  • Windows 7 Professional Office Workstations

Knowledge of the following will be helpful:

  • PHP, iiS, Apache (on Linux and Windows)
  • Layer 2 & 3 Routing

You will also need a diverse working knowledge of Microsoft Office 2010.


  • Degree in Information Technology or related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in server and systems administration.
  • Strong technical, analytical, organizational, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proven ability to perform complex tasks with little direct supervision.
  • Proficiency in installing, configuring, administering and supporting servers in a Microsoft Windows, Linux and VMware server environment.



To Apply:

Send your resume and cover letter to .
The subject line should be “Junior Systems Administrator Position”.

If the above instructions are not followed, your resume will not be reviewed or considered.


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