Job Description :
VDart We are a Global Information Technology Services & Workforce Solutions firm headquartered out of Atlanta, GA with presence in US, Canada, MX, UK, Belgium, Japan & India. Founded in 2007, Our team of over 2550+ professionals continually create impact for our customers worldwide in solving complex technology challenges with cutting edge technologies. We specialize in providing the Fortune 1000 companies, niche hard to find skills in technologies including Social, Mobile, Big Data Analytics, Data Sciences, Cyber Security, IoT, Cloud, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence. With delivery centers in the UK, Mexico, Canada, and India, we provide global workforce solutions to our customers covering EMEA, APAC & Americas. VDart is an award-winning organization recognized by Inc 5000 Hall of Fame; Atlanta Business Chronicle*s Fastest Growing Companies; NMSDC*s National Supplier of the Year; Ernst & Young*s Regional Entrepreneur of the Year and more. Role: Jira Admin Location: San Frncisco, CA Duration: Contract Role Description As the Jira System Administrator, you will be the technical owner of Jira at Client. Jira is a core application used by IT and other teams at Client. You will responsible for ensuring that Jira is running and performing optimally at all times. You will be a key partner and SME working with the PMO and Business Applications team to align Jira to our SDLC and best practices for running Agile. You will also be working with various users of the system on front-end configurations and support. You are naturally curiosity and like to solve problems. You are customer-centric. Duties In this role, you will: Be the technical System Administrator and Subject Matter Expert (SME) for Jira Manage system performance, network connectivity and maintain operability Day to day systems administration including performance tuning and ensuring proper scaling to match usage growth. Troubleshoot and resolve issues Plan and execute migrations and version upgrades Design and implement workflows and system configurations Evaluate, make recommendations and manage various plugins and APIs Work with endusers on front-end configuration Work with internal business applications teams Align with the PMO on processes and standards Maintain other systems Requirements 3-5+ years as a Jira System Administrator Experience supporting the system architecture of server and/or data center instances of Jira Experience working in IT Operations with typical system administration responsibilities related to networking, databases and user directories Experience using JIRA Rest API for viewing, editing, creating tickets Ability to create/modify scripts using Script Runner (groovy) or python Strong knowledge of Linux Understanding of the JIRA database architecture and experience with relational DB principles Experience managing dev/test/prod environments Experience performing Level 2 and Level 3 support functions Excellent communication skills and experience in supporting technical and non-technical staff. Solid understanding of Agile principles project management methodologies Education Degree from an accredited college or university in computer science or equivalent Must Haves: Previous experience as a Jira System Administrator Technical experience managing a Jira Server instance Knowledge of systems and databases Experience with infrastructure Nice to Haves: ACP-100 certification ACP-500 certification Skills:(Jira AND Admin AND API AND PYTHON AND LINUX) OR (Jira AND Admin AND API AND PYTHON AND LINUX) OR (Jira AND Admin AND API AND PYTHON AND LINUX) OR (Jira AND Admin AND API AND PYTHON AND LINUX) OR (Jira AND Admin AND API AND PYTHON AND LINUX) If your skills match our requirements, . Be sure to reference the job number and title in the subject line. Referral Program: Ask our recruiting team about how you can be a part of our referral program. If you refer a candidate with this background and if the candidate accepts the role our team pays a generous referral. We are keen on networking and establishing a long-term, mutually beneficial partnership with you. We are Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. VDart Inc Alpharetta, GA Follow us on Twitter for the hottest positions: @VDart_Jobs Follow us on Twitter: @vdartinc