Systems Administrator

Bellevue, Washington
Direct Employment
04-11-2019
Bellevue
Depends on Experience 
Direct Employee

Base2 Solutions is a technology consulting firm where each day offers new opportunities to learn, innovate, and have real impact.  Base2 Solutions was selected by the Puget Sound Business Journal and the Orange County Business Journal as one of 2018’s Best Places to Work. For the fourth year in a row in Washington and for the third year in a row in Orange County, these publications have recognized Base2 for its commitment to fostering an innovative culture and its dedication to providing employees with a great work experience.

Our headquarters are in downtown Bellevue, Washington with an additional office in Brea, California.

This position is for our Bellevue location.

 

What you will do:

The Systems Administrator provides systems and networking support to a small but technologically heterogeneous and geographically distributed user base made up of technical and non-technical persons.   Maintains and supports the company’s internal servers, operating systems and computer systems.  Administers, installs and troubleshoots various operating systems, including Linux and/or Microsoft systems for reliability, stability and performance. Installs new software releases and systems patches, configures software and resolves technical OS problems.

Performs the installation, configuration, administration, and maintenance of networks and computer systems. Set up user accounts on organization's servers. Provide technical support and troubleshoot problems on local area networks (LAN) and data networks. May perform some programming and may be responsible for script writing.

Due to this being a small, technology-driven company, the person in this position will be exposed to a wide range of technologies and have a large influence on technology choices.  As a result, this person must be able to learn quickly, see and take initiative, and be willing to recommend, test and contribute new solutions.

 

What you will be responsible for:

  • Basic Linux systems administration
  • Basic Windows systems administration
  • User hardware imaging, distribution, and management
  • Virtualization administration
  • Basic network administration
  • Tier One support and basic troubleshooting
  • Public Cloud administration
  • Interpret complex issues and communicate them to others who may not be as familiar or knowledgeable
  • Ability to on occasion work evenings or weekends
  • May perform some programming and may be responsible for script writing
  • Keep abreast of current and new technologies and tools related to your field. 

What we believe is required to do the job:

  • A degree or certificate in computer science or a related field with one to three years related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • CCNA-level mastery of basic networking concepts
  • Experience with command line systems administration and automation tools (Puppet, bash, IOS, AWS, etc.)
  • Interest/some knowledge of Java, Python, or similar programming language
  • Test automation systems experience
  • AWS, Azure, or similar Platform as a Service (PaaS) experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

 

This is for direct hire only. We are not able to offer Visa sponsorship nor are we accepting contractors placed through agencies/other companies.

Base2 is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and provide equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants without regard to race/ethnicity, color, national origin, sex/gender, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected status.  Should you have questions regarding our Affirmative Action Plans or wish to view the available portions of the plans, please send an email to recruiting@base2s.com  with your contact information.

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to recruiting@base2s.com and let us know the nature of your request and along with your contact information. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation or our Affirmative Action plan will be responded to from this e-mail address.