Jr. Windows Systems Administrator

CXT Software — Company based in Phoenix, AZ

via Remotely Awesome Jobs

CXT Software, a leader in providing automation technology to expedited delivery and distribution businesses, is seeking a Jr. Windows Systems Administrator. The successful candidate will exhibit knowledge in provisioning, maintaining, and automating a Microsoft cloud environment. At CXT Software, the DevOps team is directly responsible for the infrastructure of a majority of our customer base. We are seeking candidates with strong communication skills, ability to quickly learn the environment, and jump right into open projects. This will be an exciting opportunity to join a growing company in an expanding industry to help cultivate a stable and ever-growing environment.

Please note, we can only consider candidates in the following states: AZ, AR, CA, CO, NM, TX, FL, CT, PA, WI, ND, NV, OH, ID & NC

What would make you a great match:

  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Expert ability to troubleshoot
  • Aggressively asking questions and elevating issues if they are beyond your capabilities
  • Excellent ability to organize work, and adjust work based on priority 
  • Excellent ability to multitask to handle several tickets at once
  • Comfortable working in a remote team with other DevOps members efficiently
  • Ability to work from home without close supervision

What will you do:

  • Using the SCRUM framework, complete tickets as they are assigned
  • Be on-call 24/7 to assist with any emergencies that arise due to infrastructure related issues
  • Migrate, provision, and teardown customer instances as required
  • Work on a team with other DevOps team members to resolve problems, cross-train, and provide coverage in the event of absence
  • Using the resources available to the team, create automated processes to enhance the hosted environment
  • Resolve environment issues with expediency
  • Constantly working towards a 99.999% up-time throughout the year

Things you will need:

  • Expert knowledge of Windows Server 2012 and newer
  • Expert knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 and newer
  • Strong Powershell experience (Testing conducted during interview process)
  • Strong experience with Active Directory
  • Experience with Microsoft Azure
  • Intermediate experience with the following languages: Javascript, PHP, VB, C#
  • Ability to learn continuously, you will be expected to fill any knowledge gaps within 90 days
  • Excellent documentation skills
  • Candidate must have a suitable working location at home that is free from distractions and is equipped with dependable broadband internet access

Did I mention we have great benefits:

  • 401(k) with employer contribution!
  • Work remotely
  • Paid vacation
  • Nine paid holidays including your birthday 
  • Cumulative personal time
  • Medical, dental, vision and life benefits offered
  • Wireless phone plan stipend
  • Compensation is between $50,000 - $55,000

Note to Applicants:

CXT Software is an equal opportunity employer. We value the diversity of our workforce. Must be authorized to work in the U.S. We are unable to sponsor H1b applicants at this time. No third parties please.

How to apply

In order to apply for the position, please  use the following URL: https://cxtsoftware.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk0mn8x?cjb_hash=O_HBzv74&apply_now=true