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Job Id:

16749

Job Category:

Data Analytics & Business Intelligence

Job Location:

Arlington, VA  22203

Security Clearance:

Not Defined

Business Unit:

Piper Companies

JOB DESCRIPTION

Piper Companies is currently looking for a Systems Administrator in Arlington, VA to work in a collaborative, agile team environment to support global data centers, providing scalable, secure, and stable infrastructure. Team goals for 2018 include developing a cloud agnostic deployment model, migrating production data centers, and embracing hybrid deployments.

 

Responsibilities for the Systems Administrator include:

  • Procuring, installing, managing, and monitoring physical and virtual infrastructure in both local and remote locations
  • Deploying and monitoring Microsoft SQL servers and databases – diagnosing outages or performance problems
  • Automating commonly performed tasks, using scripting languages such Powershell and automation tools such as ActiveBatch
  • Troubleshoot various testing and production resources
  • Manage backup and recovery operations for multiple datacenters across multiple locations, backing up over 1.5 petabytes of data weekly
  • Documenting commonly encountered issues and creating documentation on newly implemented systems
  • Participate in on call rotations, responding to afterhours incidents in a timely manner

 

Qualifications for the Systems Administrator include:

  • At least 2+ years of experience in a systems administrator role
  • Experience managing Windows server and SQL servers at scale
  • Prior experience using industry standard automation/scripting languages (e.g. Powershell, SQL, Python)
  • Prior experience managing cloud technology such as Azure, AWS, Google Cloud is strongly preferred
  • Bachelor’s Degree highly preferred
  • Experience working in an agile team environment

 

Compensation for the Systems Administrator includes:

  • Salary Range: $70,000-$90,000 based on experience
  • Full Benefits: Cigna Healthcare, MetLife Dental, VSP Vision, 401k with Voya, and Paid Time Off

 

Please send resumes to Joseph Gros at jgros@pipercompanies.com

 

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Job Id:

16749

Job Category:

Data Analytics & Business Intelligence

Job Location:

Arlington, VA  22203

Security Clearance:

Not Defined

Business Unit:

Piper Companies