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IT Systems Administrator / Engineer

Location: Grenoble, France

Position Description and Responsibilities

Silvaco is looking for a skilled Systems Administrator to join our Global IT Team. As a member of our Global IT Team your responsibilities will include maintaining, upgrading, and managing the software, hardware, and networks of our current infrastructure while working with our other Systems Administrators and IT Management to help shape and implement our next generation of IT Infrastructure to help Silvaco achieve long-term success. The successful candidate will also need to be well-versed in desktop support and troubleshooting skills.

Systems Administrator responsibilities include:

  • Configuration, deployment, and maintenance of Windows, Linux, and macOS servers
  • Provide technical support for employees in all European offices
  • Documentation of systems and services
  • Troubleshooting server & desktop issues
  • Respond and resolve help requests in a timely manner
  • System and Service monitoring
  • Backup and Recovery
  • Network and Security management
  • Assist Support Engineers with advanced desktop issues
  • Help train new team member on systems
  • After-hours/weekend/holiday support as needed
  • Ensure integrity of systems and data
  • Triaging remote systems and prioritizing support need

The personality

  • Demonstrates superior oral, written and strategic abilities
  • Displays strong analytical abilities both quantitative and qualitative
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to interface with all levels of management
  • Strong Organization and time management skills
  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals
  • A fast learner – if you enjoy going from knowing nothing to being the expert, fast!
  • Performs a variety of complicated tasks – certain degree of creativity and latitude is required
  • A key requirement of this role is being the master of all details
  • Ability to multi-task and handle matters with little supervision and with excellent follow up
  • Demonstrates the ability to be a “change agent” when needed. Possesses the ability to overcome resistance to organizational change, influence all employees to embrace it, and lead the change initiative.
  • A strong entrepreneurial and can-do mindset, undaunted by shifting priorities, uncertainty, and a “figuring it out as we go” environment.

Desirable Qualification

  • 5 years’ experience in Systems Administration
  • Advanced knowledge of CentOS and RedHat Linux
  • Advanced knowledge of Windows and Active Directory
  • Intermediate Knowledge of OSX/macOS
  • Knowledge of basic network operations
  • Excellent technical written and verbal English
  • Advanced knowledge of PC and Server hardware
  • Advanced knowledge of Linux system functions
  • Familiarity with Wireless networks and troubleshooting them
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Knowledge of Office 365 (user onboard/offboard, troubleshooting)
  • Familiarity with Security Best Practices
  • Familiarity with Two-Factor Authentication (e.g. DUO, MS Authenticator)
  • Intermediate knowledge of Android
  • Intermediate knowledge of iOS and iPadOS

Desired Skills and Experience

  • 5 years’ experience with CentOS or RHEL 6/7
  • 5 years’ experience with Windows Server 2012 or newer
  • Energetic Team Player with Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of Hypervisors and Virtual Environments
  • Indomitable work ethics and attention to detail
  • Knowledge of ITIL processes
  • Familiarity with Zoom (video and chat)
  • Familiarity with Slack and Vivantio is a plus
  • Knowledge of Ansible or other IT automation systems (e.g. Puppet/Chef)
  • Knowledge of scripting languages is a plus
  • Advanced Knowledge of Networking is a plus

To apply send resume to HR@silvaco.com

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