Outfront Media is looking for a System Administrator to join the Digital Infrastructure team to help improve and grow the systems and networks that power our DOOH advertisement business. In this role, you will work collaboratively with the Digital Operations team to operate and secure our business-critical digital infrastructure.
Manage all Digital Infrastructure related backend systems currently residing on AWS Cloud including access controls, network connectivity, Linux/Windows operating systems, databases and applications.
Deploy updates and patches to servers as well as connected client systems in off-hours maintenance windows.
Set up and continue to improve monitoring/alerting systems for all supported environments.
Review key operating matrices and status proactively to ensure all systems are functioning within recommended operational conditions.
Participate in designing and implementing mechanisms for redundancy, failover, and disaster recovery.
Develop tools and scripts to automate routine tasks.
Collaborate with NOC, Digital Operations, and Engineering teams to harden, streamline, and document operating processes.
Work closely with Head of Digital Infrastructure to improve operability, supportability, usability, and visibility of the digital infrastructure.
Identify, troubleshoot and resolve both server and client issues by analyzing logs from all digital infrastructure components.
Assist in continuous improvement of operational processes for better utilization of underlying cloud resources.
At least 5+ years of experience in operating digital infrastructure with strong scripting and system administration skills for both Windows and Linux systems.
Working knowledge of current system operating tools for monitoring and centralized logging.
Experience with automation and configuration management using Chef and Ansible
AWS administration experience including but not limited to EC2/ECS, S3, RDS, VPC, OpsWorks, IAM, EMR, and ElasticSearch services
Ability to use a variety of open source technologies and integrating them with cloud services
Experience in managing PostgreSQL, MySQL, MS SQL and NoSQL clusters
Working knowledge for modern data storage including SAN, NAS, DAS and RAID
Ability to evaluate system and application logs, error messages, stack traces to quickly identify and solve production problems
Understanding of best practice and data center operations in an always-up, always-available setup
Ability to create and maintain up to date infrastructure documentation including systems, networks, databases, and their interactions
Ability to adhere to established operations procedures and policies