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Systems Administrator 

EOE StatementWe are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Preferred Experience/Skills Microsoft MCSA/MCSE and Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) is a plus  
About the Organization We are a full service financial institution owned and operated by nearly 50,000 members of the Stanford Community, including Stanford University, Stanford Hospital & Clinics, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital and SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory. Our assets are over $2 billion, and the quality of our expansive line of financial products and services is unmatched in the industry.

At Stanford Federal Credit Union (SFCU), benefits are an integral part of our total compensation package. Each person's situation is unique. Therefore, choice, wherever possible, is a key component of our benefits. Each benefit helps meet an important need. Because we know it is the contribution of every member of the team, we want to recognize and reward each of you. That's why we provide competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefit program.

Please contact our Human Resources Team for further information about our benefits programs.
Category Information Technology  

We are currently seeking a Systems Administrator to join our team that will be responsible for effectively securing, provisioning, configuring, and maintenance of system hardware/software related functions.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Primarily focused on maintaining security system standards and mitigating vulnerabilities reported by FS-ISAC and internal/external security penetration tests.

  • Apply OS patches, hardware firmware upgrades, and upgrade administrative tools/utilities on a regular basis.

  • Perform ongoing performance tuning, hardware upgrades, and resource optimization as required.

  • Install new/rebuild existing servers and configure hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories, storage, etc. in accordance with security standards and project/operational requirements.

  • Administer all standalone and clustered instances of Microsoft SQL.

  • Research and recommend innovative, and where possible automated approaches for system administration tasks.Identify approaches that leverage our resources and provide economies of scale.

  • Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, databases, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs such as backups.

  • Repair and recover from hardware or software failures and coordinate/communicate with impacted departments.

Position Requirements
  • Expert in deploying, configuring, updating Windows and Linux/Unix operating systems such as Server 2008R2, 2012R2, Red Hat, Centos and Ubuntu.

  • Extensive working knowledge of VMware vCenter clusters, P2V, HA, DRS, performance tuning and ESXi builds/upgrades.

  • Understanding of network protocols to support SAN and Virtual (VMware) infrastructure.

  • Experienced with HP Blade Systems (C7000, C3000) involving administration, configuring/troubleshooting of Virtual Connects and blade/chassis firmware upgrades.

  • Expert understanding of DNS, DHCP, SNMP, Active Directory, Group Policy, SSL, and IIS services.

  • Experience with managing windows updates through the use of WSUS.

  • Solid theoretical knowledge and hands on experience configuring, troubleshooting, optimizing and managing most of the following hardware/software technologies: Exchange 2010, Veeam Backup & Replication, CommVault, WhatsUp Gold Monitoring, 3PAR SAN’s, Nessus, and Splunk.

  • Ability to rack/stack servers, maintain cable management, and update inventory through the use of Dell Kace.

  • Strong design and architecture acumen, willingness to ensure we have security in all we do.

  • Must be creative and have initiative as well as possess exceptional verbal, written, interpersonal, and presentation skills

  • Strong positive can-do attitude.

  • Serve as escalation point to our Service Desk team for all hardware and application related issues.

  • Must be available for on call support of 24x7 operation rotation.

• A college degree or three year's progressive experience in system administration in mid/large size environments.

Location Corporate  

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