Systems Administrator/DevOps

Norwalk, Connecticut, United States Full-time


After, Inc. is currently seeking a qualified, knowledgeable IT Professional to help our company develop, use, and integrate IT systems. S/he will be responsible for managing core computing infrastructure, including implementation and deployment, as well as troubleshooting. An ideal candidate will be both knowledgeable and customer-oriented.

An immediate goal of the company is to migrate its systems from a private Openstack cloud to a public cloud. This position will assist in the migration, as well as long-term management and growth of the new environment.

Job Requirements and Qualification

  • BS/BA in computer science, IT or relevant field
  • Demonstrated experience as IT Professional in a corporate setting
  • Proven ability to troubleshoot hardware, software, and network issues quickly and effectively
  • Experienced with private or public cloud computing
  • Linux experience
  • Knowledge of information security practices
  • Critical thinking skills and an analytical mind with strong problem-solving abilities
  • Enthusiastic about working collaboratively.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Strong customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Solid interpersonal skills.
  • Experience with monitoring of workloads and troubleshooting production issues

Our Technologies

Here are some of the core technologies we use:

  • OS: Linux
  • Databases: PostgreSQL, Oracle (legacy), MongoDB
  • Computing and orchestration: Docker/Docker Swarm
  • Authentication: LDAP, Keycloak
  • Web: Apache, HAProxy, Tomcat
  • Change Management: Atlassian JIRA

Experience with these or similar solutions is desired, but we do not expect candidates to be experts in all of these. Instead, experience with managing systems comprised a variety of open-source technologies is more relevant. The one exception is knowledge of Linux: qualified candidates must be well-versed in Linux.

Location: New York City area (Jersey City, NJ or Norwalk CT). Candidates not local to the area must be willing to relocate.

Start Date: Immediate

Position Type: Full-time salaried