ioko is seeking a Junior UNIX / LINUX Systems Administrator I with experience supporting Internet facing application environments. As well as being highly client facing, a broad understanding of enterprise infrastructures and application architectures is required. This position offers an opportunity to work with a highly talented team of Engineers as ioko partners with some of the most advanced media companies in the world.
ioko is a unique organization in that most of the projects and platforms we develop are typically “the first of their kind” within the media, entertainment and telecommunications sector. We have been focused on developing game changing platforms for major brands globally for over a decade. Our customers include Disney, News Corp, ATT, Verizon, Univision, Liberty Media, Channel 4, iTV, FoxTel, to name just a few.
We only target major customers that are undertaking transformative projects. ioko currently employs ~370 employees, around the globe. We are growing fast. These projects are highly complex, technically challenging, high profile and a strategic necessity for our customers.
You may not have heard of us, why is that? The main reason is that we are under very strict confidentiality agreements that preclude us from talking about our current body of work and customers. But, have a look at the experiences below which are platforms that were designed, built and currently run by ioko.
Deliver high quality technical solutions to both priority support issues and longer term project work
Work with project and client managers, representing the requirements of the team
Be able to work autonomously yet also as extension to Manage Service Teams based remotely
Adapt to changing business requirements by developing and learning support procedures for the changing environment
1-3 years of experience of enterprise high availability Linux systems administration. This must include experience in a managed service environment.
Experience with at least one type of Java application environment, e.g. JBoss, Tomcat, Websphere.
Knowledge of standard internet protocols including: TCP/IP, HTTP, SSH, and LDAP.
Experience with one or more scripting languages such as Python, Perl, Bash etc
Be able to manage and respond to a dynamic work flow and respond to high pressure situations
Understanding of a service management framework such as ITIL or similar
Good communication skills
A desire to develop within the role and to progress your career
Eager and positive demenour
AA or BS Degree
Salary $45,000 - $65,000 (Depending on Experience)
Full Medical / Dental Benefits