Job Description :
Title: IT Cloud Systems Engineer / Administrator
Location: Santa Clara, CA
Duration: 2 Years Contract

Responsibilities:
- Work in a team to maintain IT infrastructure systems within the company network both cloud based and local including servers, SAN, LAN/WAN and other IT infrastructure applications like VMware and Active Directory.
- Work as primary system administrator on production and non-production AWS infrastructure, servers and appliances.
- Administer, maintain and improve production AWS environment, utilizing AWS cloud technologies and the latest industry standard development and automation tools; including Puppet, Spacewalk and JIRA.
- Design, build, administer and maintain servers using best practices in a mixed Windows, Mac OSX and Linux client environment.
- Work in partnership with IT leadership to align Information Technology with the overall client direction, strategy and vision.
- Manage, administer and harden LINUX systems based on best practices.
- Design, setup and maintain virtual servers in VMware environment is a plus.
- Design, manage and support enterprise backup solution including global BCP plan.
- Ensure the integrity & security of data/systems and look for continuous improvement to the current state of security architecture at the company.
- Manage troubleshooting and/or debugging IT infrastructure related problems.
- Manage databases MSSQL and Mysql would be a plus.
- Worked on implementing and managing Bluecat, Infoblox or any other DNS, DHCP and IPAM systems would be preferred

Requirements:
- Redhat, MCSE, and/or VCP certifications are preferred
- AWS, Network and storage certifications a plus.
- 10 years of experience in the following areas: Windows Active Directory domain architecture and implementation; LDAP, DHCP, WINS and DNS server administration; Experience with Bluecat would be PLUS. Server and device Monitoring & Alerting; Security configuration, patching and auditing for Windows and Linux servers.