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Systems Administrator - Night Shift (Remote)

for A2 Hosting in Ann Arbor, MI USA

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A2 Hosting, Inc., a premier high performance hosting company, provides Linux and Windows web hosting, virtual private servers and dedicated servers to clients around the world.  As a System Administrator, you will be part of our global 24x7 technical operations team. As a member of the technical operations team, you would be responsible for investigating and providing solutions to complex technical issues that will make our customer experience better.  This position is 100% remote and you can work anywhere in the world. 

At A2 Hosting our Core Values guide the work that we do. You might fit in well at A2 if these values describe you:

Passionate - We take pride in what we do
Collaborative - We think about the team first
Customer Focused - We are empathetic and respectful
Curious - We desire to learn and do better

Responsibilities for Systems Administrator:

  • Provide solutions to complex technical issues from internal business units.

  • Monitor the A2 server farm for stability and take proactive and reactive measures to correct and prevent system issues.

  • Install, configure and troubleshoot services such as Apache, MySQL, Exim, cPanel, Plesk, IIS and MS-SQL. 

  • Work closely with our monitoring, engineering and platform teams to come up with best practices and ways to improve the existing infrastructure and new infrastructure build outs. 

  • Build tools and solutions to automate recurring tasks.

  • Write formal documentation on configuration standards, troubleshooting steps and infrastructure design.

  • Participate in an on-call rotation.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of Linux (CentOS/RHEL) or Windows System Administrator experience.

  • The ability to write shell scripts to help automate routine tasks.

  • Familiarity with configuration management systems and the ability to write new modules and modify existing modules, e.g. Salt.

  • Experience installing, configuring and troubleshooting software on the command line (SSH or PowerShell).

  • Intermediate knowledge in web hosting software such as Apache, MySQL and Exim.

  • Solid understanding of HTML and PHP and the ability to troubleshoot PHP errors.

  • The ability to work on a flexible schedule including nights and weekends.

  • Ability to work on your own or as a team in a fast paced and constantly changing environment.

  • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills.

Desired Certifications:

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  • cPanel & WHM System Administrator I Certification (CWSA-1) 

What We Offer:

  • Subsidized health insurance; dental and vision coverage also available (for US Team Members only)

  • Paid parental leave

  • Company-matching 401k, traditional or Roth (for US Team Members only)

  • Paid Time Off (PTO) bank of hours to be used for vacations, holidays and sick time

  • Company sponsored life and disability insurance (for US Team Members only)

  • Annual company events such as a summer BBQ and holiday party

  • The ability to work from home, this position is 100% remote

If you'd like to apply to our team, please submit a resume and cover letter telling us why you would be a great fit for our team. This is a fully remote position.

Job Info

  • Job Category: Other / Miscellaneous

    Location: Ann Arbor, MI USA

    Zip Code: 48103

    Posted on: 12/02/2019

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