• Sr. Systems Administrator

    Job Locations US-VA-Chantilly
    ID
    2018-1222
    Company Name
    Intersections Inc. / Corporate
    Category
    Information Technology
  • Overview

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    Intersections Inc. (NASDAQ: INTX) is a leading provider of identity risk management, privacy protection and other subscription based services for consumers. Our core services monitor personal information for our consumers, aggregate it into digestible, consumer-friendly reports and alerts, and provide personalized education and support to help our customers understand their information and take the actions they deem appropriate. Since its business was founded in 1996, Intersections has protected the identities of more than 47 million consumers.

     

    We are seeking a systems administrator experienced with both physical and virtual server platforms to support our corporate office in Chantilly, VA.

    Responsibilities

    • Administration of VMware ESXi vSphere 6 and 6.5 environments
    • Experience with both legacy 3-tier and Hyperconverged architecture.
    • Provisioning physical and virtual servers using best practice configurations with an emphasis on security, performance, and high availability.
    • Diagnose and resolve issues with hardware/software and escalate complex problems when necessary. Effective ability to communicate pre- and post-analysis of problems to senior staff required.
    • Support data center operations such as rack/cable management, electrical and environmental monitoring.
    • Project management including, Planning, Executing, and Closing Projects.
    • Participate in installation/configuration, maintenance, and monitoring of all enterprise systems.
    • Data backup and recovery operations with Veeam & AWS tape archival.
    • Active Directory administration and maintenance
    • Administration of all storage infrastructure, including fiber channel and SCSI attached storage arrays, tape backup libraries, etc.
    • Support the migration and maintenance of applications and workloads into AWS.
    • Provide guidance, instruction, direction and leadership to junior team members.

    Qualifications

    • 5+ years of experience supporting hardware, software, and OS on both physical and virtual server platforms.
    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field and/or completion of MCSE, CCNA, or similar IT certification desired. Relevant work experience may be substituted for the degree.
    • Strong understanding of virtualization principles and working knowledge of VMware vSphere (ESXi and vCenter) environment. Working knowledge of vRealize Operations Management, and/or Horizon VDI a plus.
    • Working knowledge of enterprise server and blade hardware. Experience with HPE BladeSystem hardware and HPE ProLiant DL/BL servers a plus.
    • Working knowledge of enterprise storage networking and disk arrays. Experience with Brocade fiber switches, QLogic HBAs, HP 3PAR 7K and 8K series fiber channel disk arrays a plus.
    • Experience administering latest Windows and Linux OS platforms.
    • Knowledge of network TCP/IP protocol (DNS, WINS, DHCP).
    • Knowledge of security technologies such as VPN, firewall, as well as software and hardware-based encryption.
    • Strong Active Directory administration/engineering skills a plus.
    • AWS migration experience preferred.
    • Excellent decision making, problem solving skills, and communication skills.
    • Ability to work in a collaborative team-based environment.
    • Strong organizational skills with emphasis on detail and follow-up.
    • Provide on-call and off-hours support including weekends on a rotational basis.
    • Occasional travel may be necessary.

     

     

     


     
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