Network Administrator

Atlanta, US

About this job

Job type: Full-time
Role: System Administrator



Technologies

sysadmin, linux, perl



Job description

Top 5 Technical Must Haves:

  • Proficiency in one or more programming or scripting languages– Python, Perl, Bash etc
  • Experience using HTML, XML, JSON, Web Services (REST, SOAP), and SNMP
  • Experience monitoring and administration of Windows and Linux (RHEL) servers
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP networking (firewalls, routers, etc.) and network security fundamentals
  • Experience with Backup and Recovery methods & LDAP and proficient with MS Office applications including Visio.

Target years of Exp? 5 to 7 Years


Primary Responsibility: Managing and maintaining Cox engineering network monitoring tools applications

  • Works with vendor and Cox engineers to provide testing frameworks.
  • Provides ongoing support, monitoring, and maintenance of deployed products.
  • Monitors server and application availability utilizing Cox and 3rd party vendor tools to guarantee maximum service availability
  • Performs initial debug of issues and manages ticket queues for tool issues and feature requests.
  • Works with the vendors, as necessary, to provide support.
  • Escalates and tracks issues with tool vendors to guarantee maximum service availability
  • Identifies single point of failure and operational gaps and weaknesses and develops plans for remediation and improvements.
  • Configures and tests platform software to meet business needs.
  • Creates dashboards, correlation rules, alerts and reports
  • Works with vendor, as necessary, on implementation activities and automation of build and configuration
  • Maintains all technical deliverables including technical design and installation specifications and documentation of all configuration changes.
  • Works with release engineers to deploy all changes to production environment for assigned applications.
  • Plans for and manages the upgrade cycle for the platform.
  • Develops new and modifies existing customizations, conversions and interfaces.
  • Monitors usage, capacity and performance of systems; liaise with Cox users and vendors to address problems and changes in requirements.
  • Recommends actions for fine tuning and capacity planning of existing systems
  • Maintains system documentation including licensing, hardware and software inventory, security data, user manuals etc.
  • Ensures systems are properly backed-up; defines and implements backup procedures for disaster recovery purposes.

Technical skills:

  • Proficiency in one or more programming or scripting languages– Python, Perl, Bash etc
  • Experience using HTML, XML, JSON, Web Services (REST, SOAP), and SNMP
  • Experience monitoring and administration of Windows and Linux (RHEL) servers
  • Expertise in installing[SD(1]  and maintaining VMware infrastructure
Strong knowledge related to TCP/IP networking (firewalls, routers, etc.) and network security fundamentals

Location

Atlanta, US

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