Sr Systems Administrator - Platform Services

Location Boca Raton, Florida Req ID #495

WHO WE ARE:

Since 1923, NCCI has been committed to fostering a healthy workers compensation system. We are the nation’s trusted source for accurate, objective workers compensation information. At NCCI, we recognize that our employees are the reason our legacy endures today. We’re motivated by the opportunity to do challenging and interesting work, and our Total Rewards package attracts top talent. Our employees care about each other, and the communities in which they live and work. Our values of integrity, respect, quality and excellence, responsibility, and commitment guide our success.

WHAT WE BELIEVE:

We come from diverse backgrounds, so our commitment to inclusion is what brings us together to work as one.

  • We respect each other and value our differences.
  • We can be authentic and feel like we belong.
  • We promote equity in our organization and our community.

Sr Systems Administrator – Platform Services

At NCCI, we are looking for a Sr. Systems Administrator to join our Platform Services team. This role will manage and optimize our Linux infrastructure and Kubernetes deployments by leveraging automation tools, developing, using custom scripts, and implementing DevOps best practices. Additionally, you will design and execute Disaster Recovery (DR) strategies and create automated workflows using vRealize Automation.

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

  • Manage and maintain Linux servers and infrastructure
  • Deploy, configure, and manage Tanzu Kubernetes clusters for container orchestration
  • Develop custom scripts and automation tools for system administration and maintenance
  • Utilize Red Hat Satellite for system management, patching, and provisioning
  • Implement DevOps best practices to streamline development and deployment processes
  • Create and optimize automation solutions using vRealize Automation
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to design, implement, and maintain infrastructure solutions
  • Troubleshoot and resolve complex technical issues related to Linux, Kubernetes, Red Hat Satellite, and vRealize Automation
  • Implement security best practices to safeguard data and systems
  • Stay up-to-date with emerging technologies, trends, and best practices in Linux, Kubernetes, DevOps, DR, Automation, and Ansible.

WHAT IT TAKES:

  • Bachelor's Degree, or additional related work experience
  • 5+ years of Systems Administration experience in a medium to large systems environment, including:
    • 5+ years experience with Linux operating systems (ie: Redhat, Ubuntu, CentOS)
    • 3+ years experience with programming languages (ie: Python, Ansible, YAML)
    • 3+ years experience in container technologies (ie: Docker, Kubernetes, Helm)
  • Ability to work in a 24x7 Server Support environment as required
  • Expert knowledge in:
    • RedHat, Ubuntu, CentOS installation, administration, and debugging
    • Designing and developing Infrastructure as Code modules using Python, and Ansible
    • DevOps and Container technologies (ie: Docker, Kubernetes, Gitlab, Kafka, Prometheus, Grafana)
  • Strong knowledge in:
    • Hybrid cloud technologies
    • Security requirements for Linux Operating systems
    • Systems documentation preparation and communication
    • Ability to troubleshoot complex technical issues and arrive at viable solutions
    • Ability to consistently identify process and methodology improvements
    • Ability to communicate effectively and work collaboratively

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field
  • RedHat Certified Systems Administrator
  • Cloud and DevOps certifications

WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU:

  • Competitive starting base salary plus a targeted annual performance bonus
  • Wonderful team of dynamic people to work with who are fun, caring, and friendly
  • Fantastic benefits package
  • Phenomenal work environment with perks including onsite restaurant and coffee shop, employee activities, fitness center, and sports leagues

WHO TO CONTACT:

Zach Wierzba; Sr Talent Acquisition Specialist

zach_wierzba@ncci.com


EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

NCCI Holdings, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is our policy to provide equal opportunities to our employees (for example, in hiring, promotions, training) and to all job applicants, and to maintain a work environment free of discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, marital and veteran status, gender, age, status as a qualified individual with a disability, religion, sexual orientation and gender identity or expression, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by law. This policy applies to all employees and job applicants for employment.

We require a drug screen and background check. Smoke free environment.