About the Systems Administrator position

We are seeking skilled Systems Administrators to work in a consulting environment for a variety of clients, primarily in the biotechnology industry. You should have excellent customer service skills and a history of engaging customers in technical projects, including the ability to teach and instruct on technical concepts. It is important that you are experienced in collaborating with a larger team, supporting helpdesk activities and working in a ticketing system. You should be able to create project plans, present plans and technical ideas to small teams, and execute on plans as well as perform "on-the-fly" systems administration activities and respond to emergencies. A big plus is experience in managing other technical team members, including both other systems administrators and helpdesk team members.

    Systems Administrator requirements are:

    • 2+ years' experience of working in a Systems Administrator position

    • Customer Service and/or Teaching Experience

    • Extensive experience with Okta, Microsoft O365, Google Workspace, Box.com, Slack, Zoom, as well as Email filtering and Antivirus solutions.

    • Excellent knowledge of networking technologies, including switching, routing, and protocols such as DHCP and DNS

    • Experienced in administration of server hardware, NAS systems, network equipment.

    • Experience in installing, configuring and troubleshooting UNIX /Linux based environments and/or Windows Server environments.

    • Experience with AWS Cloud platforms (AWS is preferred) and virtualization (including such products as VMware, Virtual Box and others).

    • Some Scripting skills preferred, including batch scripts, shell scripts, Perl, Ruby, Python etc

    You will be required to provide your own travel to client sites located mostly in San Francisco and San Mateo Counties. Most client sites are within a 20 minute drive from SFO Airport. This position offers a flexible schedule with excellent compensation, health benefits, 401k, a relaxed small business environment, and a friendly client base. Please submit a resume with cover letter or email detailing your interests, qualifications, and salary requirements.

    COVID-19 considerations: Our team members visit office and laboratory sites on a regular basis. We follow county public health orders and customer defined safety protocols to ensure the safety of our team and our clients.