Position IDPosition TitleLocationDate Posted
3067Systems Administrator Ashburn1/5/2020

Position: Systems Administrator
Location: Ashburn, VA

Our company improves the competitiveness of our customers through enabling more effective use of capital in their businesses. It is our mission and unique competence to conduct research into the functioning of capital projects and project systems and to apply the results of that research to help our customers create and use their capital assets more efficiently.

We are a global company with offices in the United States, the United Kingdom, China, Australia, Brazil and Singapore. Our headquarters in Ashburn, Virginia has an opening for a Web Applications Developer.

Job Summary: The Systems Administrator with in-depth experience in system automation who will support several projects and influence the creation of digital software and maintains Company's suite of web applications and supports managers and other staff to produce creative, high-impact projects for clients.

Duties and Responsibilities: Primary responsibilities include maintaining internal and external software applications. The Systems Administrator will work closely with a team of application developers, database administrators and IT engineers supporting complex applications, application deployments, patching, monitoring and troubleshooting. Environment is fast paced and agile. Candidates should be knowledgeable in multiple databases platforms, Linux and Windows systems administration, AWS cloud technology, cloud security, application architectures and deployment approaches in the cloud, management of cloud environments, application migrations and cloud managed database services including RDS. In this position you will always be encouraged and expected to contribute ideas to improve the company's technology and products.

Key Responsibilities include:
Solve data flow problems and performing end-to-end system integration tasks to include system design, development, and administration
Developing system performance, availability, scalability, manageability, and security requirements for small-to-large scale systems
Performing a variety of tasks related to knowledge/technique dissemination to analytic workforce; demonstrating an ability to convey new techniques and technologies
Demonstrating an ability to convey new techniques and technologies to analytic workforce and facilitate transference of acquired knowledge from experienced analysts to new analysts
Detail-oriented approach to work, highly organized, and effective communications skills both orally and written
Expert in Linux and Windows systems administration
Expert working with AWS services including EC2, RDS, VPCs
Experience managing Load Balancers
Experience with GIT
Providing technical assessment of requirements and definition from conception through implementation
Contribute to the development of documentation, including system diagrams, standards, specifications and operating procedures
Monitor for opportunities to enhance the customer network/system performance or reliability
Monitor for opportunities to improve the customer service delivery practices
Provide support and troubleshooting of network problems
Maintain and extend expertise in applicable areas of network and computer hardware and software technology
Agile delivery at the core of your culture and experienced and ready for a modernized delivery environment
Solid on latest technology, and develops technical solutions to meet a wide range of business needs
Main and enhance functionalities for web applications
Assure that all user input is validated before designing applications
Making sure software and products stay up-to-date on emerging technologies
Promote usability best practices
Collaborate with other development team members, product line management, and stakeholders

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Must be able to create responsive and adaptive design and stay current with design developments within the interactive industry
Familiar with agile development methodologies
Ability and knowledge of interface design principles
Extensive knowledge of Object Oriented JavaScript, CSS3, and HTML 5
Experience with Content management systems such as Drupal and WordPress
Experience with Cloud technologies such as AWS and Docker
Comprehensive Web development knowledge (Java, Python, PHP, .NET, JavaScript, CSS, CGI, HTML, XML, Postgres, MYSQL, and SQL) and familiar with GIT deploying are great to have.
Working knowledge of Organic Search Engine Optimization techniques.
Understanding of database knowledge
Experience with Content management systems such as WordPress
Must be detail-oriented with the ability to prioritize and multi-task
Self-motivation and ability to work on own projects with little supervision

Credentials and Experience: Must have hosted cloud or a related field experience and a minimum of 7 years work experience with both Linux and Window servers.

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