World Wide Technology Systems Administrator in St. Louis, Missouri

Job Title

Systems Administrator

Location

St. Louis, MO

Job Description

Position: Systems Administrator

Location: 900 Spruce Street -- St. Louis, MO 63102

Position Overview:

Asynchrony Labs has an opportunity for a Systems Administrator to assist in the deployment, operation, and maintenance of various information technology systems as part of the IT Operations team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for the provisioning, installation, configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware and software. This individual will participate in technical research and development to enable continuing innovation within the infrastructure systems. As a Systems Administrator you will ensure that company systems' hardware, operating systems, and related procedures adhere to organizational values, and enabling staff to operate in an agile manner.

Qualifications

The following knowledge skills and attributes are required:

  • Assist end users with troubleshooting and completion of Help Desk Ticket issues.

  • Create new/rebuild existing systems and configure hardware, peripherals, services, etc. in accordance with operational requirements.

  • Develop and maintain installation and configuration documentation.

  • Research and recommend innovative, and automated approaches for administration/engineering tasks.

  • Perform daily system monitoring and verifying completion of scheduled jobs such as backups.

  • Communicate effectively with various development and operational teams

  • Participate in on-call rotation to provide afterhours support

  • Participate in routinely scheduled maintenance windows

  • 5+ years Systems Administration experience

  • Strong understanding of Linux, Windows, and OS X administration

  • Strong understanding of TCP/IP fundamentals

  • Experience with VMware vSphere and vCenter

  • Experience with Active Directory

  • Ability to prioritize and manage time efficiently

  • Strong customer service skills

The following knowledge, skills, and attributes are preferred:

Scripting

  • Bash

  • PowerShell

Splunk

Configuration Management

  • Chef

  • Ansible

Version Control Git

  • GitLab

  • Jenkins

  • SCCM

Database Administration

  • MySQL

  • Windows SQL Server

  • Postgres

Webserver Administration

  • Apache

  • NGINX

  • IIS

Agile Software Development Practices

Additional Requirements:

  • Possesses a high level of Integrity. Acts ethically and is above reproach. Builds trust through their honesty, reliability, and authenticity. Possesses a strong concern for the needs of his/her colleagues. Takes tough principled stands even if they are unpopular. Meets commitments and keeps promises.

  • Demonstrates Self-control . Manages his/her impulsive feelings and distressing emotions and operates without any personal agenda. Stays composed, positive and unflappable even in trying moments. Thinks clearly and stays composed and focused under pressure.

  • Must be Flexible. Smoothly handles multiple demands, shifting priorities and rapid change. Is able to work collaboratively to get things done. Proactively seeks the advice and suggestions of peers, subordinates, and superiors. Adapts strategies and tactics to fit fluid circumstances. Is flexible in how he/she sees events.

  • Is Optimistic. Demonstrates a positive mental attitude. Persists in seeking goals despite obstacles and setbacks. Operates from a hope of success rather than a fear of failure. Sees setbacks as due to manageable circumstances rather than a personal flaw.

  • Continuously Develops Others. Committed to the continuous process of education and development of self and colleagues. Acknowledges people's strengths and accomplishments. Offers useful feedback and helps to identify others' needs for future growth and improvement. Mentors and gives timely coaching that fosters an individual's skills.

  • Able to Intuitively Understand the way people think and work. Understands the forces that shape views and actions of clients, customers, or competitors. Accurately reads an organizational and external reality.

  • Models Leadership qualities. Articulates and arouses enthusiasm for a shared vision and mission. Leads by example.

  • Is a catalyst for Change. Recognizes the need for change and removes barriers. Challenges the status quo to acknowledge the need for change. Champions the change and enlists others in its pursuit.

  • Fosters Excellence in Communication. Is effective in give-and-take, registering emotional cues in attuning their message. Deals with difficult issues straightforwardly. Listens well; seeks mutual understanding and welcomes the sharing of information fully. Fosters open communication and stays receptive to bad news as well as good.

About World Wide Technology

The world is changing - fast. To keep pace, companies need to find new ways to get to market faster, disrupt the status quo, optimize operational models, and create experiences their employees and consumers desire. Companies know they must embrace digital, but too often they start the process at the end - with prescriptive technology. We start with the customer.

WWT Asynchrony Labs identifies business needs - then designs, develops, and integrates partnered products and custom software solutions for our clients across Retail, Health Care, Financial Services, Department of Defense and every industry in between. Our flexible methodologies and multi-disciplined delivery teams promote intuitive experiences, unparalleled quality, regular analysis of metrics, and iterative product testing.

Backed by World Wide Technology (WWT) - a $11B global technology integrator with expertise across supply chain, networking, collaboration, and security - we form a unique nucleus of end-to-end creative and technology capabilities needed to help transform our clients' businesses at scale. Our teams are deeply connected and bring their shared insights across industries, disciplines, and markets to every engagement.

WWT will consider for employment, without regard to disability, a disabled applicant who satisfies the requisite skill, experience, education, and other job-related requirements of the job and is capable of performing the essential requirements of the job with or without reasonable accommodation. World Wide Technology is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or other characteristics protected by law. We are committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you have a disability and you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an online application, please call 1-800-432-7008 and ask for Human Resources.

WWT will consider for employment, without regard to disability, a disabled applicant who satisfies the requisite skill, experience, education, and other job-related requirements of the job and is capable of performing the essential requirements of the job with or without reasonable accommodation. World Wide Technology is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or other characteristics protected by law. We are committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you have a disability and you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an online application, please call 1-800-432-7008 and ask for Human Resources.