Systems Administrator

FedEx Services    Coraopolis, PA
Job Description
Company: FedEx Services Job Title: Systems Administrator Job Requisition Number: RC120995 Category: Information Technology Locations: Coraopolis, Pennsylvania 15108 United States

Under limited supervision, analyzes the requirements to determine the hardware, system configuration, performance and capacity needs for system-related operating systems improvements and business integration.

Essential Duties

  • Design, test and configure infrastructures and solutions for various applications and configurations.
  • Utilize strong analytical and troubleshooting skills to diagnose and resolve hardware, software, or other system issues.
  • Develops infrastructure monitoring and reporting tools using configuration language and scripting tools.
  • Identifies and creates processes to integrate technology improvements into business processes.
  • Responsible for projects including the implementation of remediation activities, patch management, and firmware updates in a highly complex environment.
  • Provides Level 3 technical support in critical production support issues interacting with Developers and Architects.
  • Job Specific Information This is a mid-level Cross-Platform System Administrator Position.The successful candidate will be part of a dynamic, highly collaborative team working to provide administration and system/performance monitoring for VMware, Storage, Linux, and AIX platforms.They will build, implement and maintain across multiple platform servers, perform hardware, operating system, security and application updates/patches as needed. This candidate will troubleshoot production incidents including corrective actions and determining root cause and will be included in a team on-call rotation. This position is part of a mission critical team and offers fantastic growth opportunity. Primary Duties and Responsibilities
  • Experience with VMware virtualization technologies for compute, network, and storage virtualization
  • Experioence with RHEL 6 & 7
  • Experience with an infrastructure configuration management tool such as Puppet, Chef, Ansible, IBM NIM
  • Experience with scripting languages such as Bash, PowerCLI, Powershell, Perl, Python or TCL
  • Service Administration - NTP, SAN/NFS, Sendmail, SNMP
  • Skills/Knowledge Considered a Plus: This position requires someone that is process and detail-oriented, with excellent written and verbal communication skills. One must have proven ability to decipher, comprehend and prepare technical documentation. This position offers the opportunity to work collaboratively with application development groups and business organizations to support in-house or 3rd-party developed software.
  • Expereince in or with ITIL tool such as Service-Now or Remedy (used for Change, Incident, Inventory, and Request management)
  • Working knowledge of monitoring tools and concepts (HP Openview, HP Performance Manager, HP System Insight Manage, VROps)
  • Working knowledge of WebLogic
  • Familiarity with Object-Oriented Programming desired (Java)
  • Knowledge of Linux server patching concepts and tools (Puppet, Satellite, etc)
  • Knowledge of datacenter concepts including networking, storage, security, firewalls, directory services, load balancing, monitoring and scalability, and defining and maintaining performance metrics
  • Experience working in an Kanban/Agile/Scrum environments
  • Ownership and support of supporting configuration management and deployment automation tools, including Nexus, Puppet, Ansible, Jenkins, Jira, and Sonar
  • Domicile
  • Coraopolis, PA (a suburb of Pittsburgh, PA)
  • Relocation
  • Relocation is NOT available for this position.
  • Minimal Qualifications Bachelor's Degree in computer science, computer engineering, or information systems and/or equivalent formal training or work experience. Two (2) years equivalent work experience in computer support information technology environment, and desktop computing along with the ability to apply basic computer concepts, theories, principles and methods to projects, business problems, issues and/or questions. Strong written and verbal communication skills. A related Master’s Degree equals two (2) years’ experience. More advanced degrees may offset experience requirements. “To apply for this position, please upload current copy of your resume and complete the required screening questionnaire by close of business on February 18, 2019, in order to be considered.”

    Want a career where you are empowered to make a difference? Want to work for a company that is environmentally responsible? Want to grow and develop on the job? If so, FedEx is the place for you! Every day FedEx delivers for its customers with transportation and business solutions. FedEx serves more than 220 countries and territories around the globe. We can serve this global network due to our outstanding team of FedEx employees. FedEx has over 400,000 talented employees who are tasked with making every FedEx experience outstanding. FedEx has been recognized on many different lists both for business success and for being a great employer.

    Here are some of the recognitions FedEx has received from the past couple of years:

  • FORTUNE “World’s Most Admired Companies” – 2016
  • Corporate Responsibility Magazine “100 Best Corporate Citizens” – 2016
  • InformationWeek “Elite 100” – 2016
  • Women’s Business Enterprise National Council “America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises” - 2016
  • Reputation Institute “World’s Most Reputable Companies” – 2015
  • Black Enterprise “40 Best Companies For Diversity” – 2015
  • When 400,000 employees around the globe are all working together it is amazing what we can achieve! FedEx connects people and ideas. If you would like to make a difference on a global scale while receiving top notch benefits, competitive pay, and plenty of opportunities to develop, click ‘Apply’ and tell us more about yourself.

    EEO Statement - FedEx is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer (minorities/females/disability/veterans) that is committed to diversifying its workforce.


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