Looking for talented individual to fill Sr. Linux Systems Admin position at In2M in Draper, UT

Jason Law jason.law at in2m.com
Mon Feb 26 23:13:47 MST 2007


                        Senior Systems Administrator

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   About In2M Corporation:  In2M is a leading Internet and mobile
   software services company specializing in the development and delivery
   of financial productivity applications for personal and business use.
   In July 2006, PC World placed Mvelopes 3.0, the company's flagship
   product, in their top 100 best products of 2006 list. It was also
   ranked as the World Class Award winner in its category.  In 2007, the
   company is expanding its product lines with the introduction of a
   business version of its flagship product, expanding mobile access
   capability with the introduction of XHTML/WAP 2.0 clients for both
   personal and business product lines, and expanding globally with
   launches in Australia and the United Kingdom.

    

   ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:


    1. Part of a small team of talented Systems Administrators
       responsible for a large complex infrastructure environment,
       including network infrastructure, web servers, application
       servers, and database servers.
    2. Design, plan, and implement complex information and infrastructure
       systems to support business strategies.  Upcoming projects include
       clustering, virtualization, high-availability, centralized
       storage, data warehousing environment, application integration,
       and application server and database hardening.
    3. Establish and recommend process, policies, and standards on system
       use and services.
    4. Provide technical leadership in areas of expertise and/or
       supervises/mentors more junior team members in terms of best
       practices and In2M processes.
    5. Automate monitoring or periodic preventative maintenance
       processes.
    6. Evaluate and recommend purchases of solutions and provide purchase
       justification.
    7. May participate in on-call duties on a rotational basis.
    8. Performs database administration functions on Oracle and
       PostgreSQL DBMS's, including general maintenance, performance
       tuning, availability, backup & recovery, and data warehousing
       administration.
    9. Creates and approves infrastructure documentation used in all
       aspects of IT Infrastructure Operations, including systems
       configuration, troubleshooting steps, how-to documentation, etc.
   10. Assesses security of existing and proposed systems.  Recommends
       and implements proactive plans to resolve vulnerabilities.
   11. Learns and understands business processes and production
       applications to a level sufficient to troubleshoot issues and
       recommend and/or implement short and long-term resolutions.
   12. Works with and leverages offshore team to drive maintenance
       activities and deliver infrastructure projects.
   13. Proactively create plans of attack for projects and major tasks.
       Assist with the preparation of project plans.  Follow a structured
       project delivery framework, while balancing the needs of the
       customer.

    

   REQUIRED SKILLS:
    1. Technically proficient in command-line Linux administration,
       performance optimization, auditing, virtualization, shell
       scripting, and troubleshooting.
    2. Able to manage time effectively, and manage multiple projects with
       varying levels of complexity, resources, deadlines, and
       cross-functional dependencies.  Able to objectively prioritize
       work based on cost, benefit, risk, and organization expectations.
    3. Able to resourcefully apply systems thinking to generate
       solutions; obtain multiple assessments of a situation and be
       systematic in troubleshooting; use tools to define problems,
       evaluate alternative solutions.
    4. Able to perform a wide variety of tasks and change focus quickly
       as demands change; adapt to varying customer needs.
    5. Able to deal with unresolved situations, frequent change, delays
       or unexpected events.
    6. Able to remain open-minded and change opinions on the basis of new
       information.
    7. Able to think conceptually, suggesting and following strategic
       architectural initiatives.
    8. Able to complete tasks within a constrained schedule and budget
       and ensure functional goals are met.
    9. Able to prepare for emerging customer needs; juggle multiple
       initiatives; determine requirement urgency; use goals to guide
       actions and create detailed action plans.
   10. Able to clearly present information through spoken and written
       words; read and interpret complex information; talk with
       customers; listen well.
   11. Able to develop rapport with others, both in the business
       function, and in technical roles, and understand others'
       perspectives.
   12. Stays up to date with new technologies, platforms, architectures,
       and concepts.  Able to recommend change when technologies or
       architectures are right for the organization.
   13. Able to effectively manage projects and personnel.  In2M is a
       quickly growing provider of on-line cash flow management tools;
       career growth opportunities will present themselves as the team
       continues to grow to meet the demands of the market and business.


   EXPERIENCE and/or EDUCATION:
     * 6-8 years systems administration experience
     * 2-3 years database administration experience
     * Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
     * Experienced in open source technologies: Linux (Debian, SUSE),
       Postgres, OFBiz, Apache, Tomcat, and others
     * Database Administration experience (Oracle, Postgres,
       EnterpriseDB)
     * Experience administering network infrastructure (firewalls, load
       balancers, switches, VPN's)
     * Experience assessing and resolving Security vulnerabilities
     * Experience in a rapid, iterative development environment
     * Experience working with an offshore team desired
     * Experience with change/configuration management working in
       controlled production environments


   SALARY AND BENEFITS:

   In2M offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package which
   includes Medical / Dental / Vision Insurance Plan options, Flexible
   Spending Accounts, 401K Retirement Plan with Employer Match, Stock
   Option Program, Vacation, Sick and Holiday Paid Time Off, and Tuition
   Reimbursement.


   How to Apply: (Position location is HQ: Draper, UT)
   Send resume and compensation history (Reference code IT-SSA) - to
   [1]hr at in2m.com . Please, no phone calls or faxes.  Background check is
   required.

References

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