IT Systems Administrator

Supervisor: IT Operations Manager

Organization: IT

We rely on our IT systems to power the solutions that help consumers around the world. We’re seeking an experienced IT Systems Administrator who can join us on this journey, using his or her technological skills to make us more efficient. This role will require analysis and maintenance of current network and server systems and assets, recommend and implement solutions, upgrades, and provide training to users. The ideal candidate for this position has extensive knowledge of systems administration, Information security (InfoSec) solutions, and advanced industry knowledge to keep us on the cutting edge. From day one, you’ll have an immediate impact on the day-to-day efficiency of our IT operations, and an ongoing impact on our overall growth.

Responsibilities and Activities

  • Monitor the systems daily and respond quickly to any security breaches or usability concerns.
  • Utilize tools, techniques, and best practices for systems hardening to reduce vulnerability in technology applications, systems, infrastructure, and other areas.
  • Diagnostics and remediation of system failures, attacks, and attempted security breaches
  • Maintain corporate and production monitoring systems
  • Maintain relationships with hardware and software vendors
  • Produce and audit documentation as required for Information Security Diagraming of network and server architecture including documentation of systems
  • Ensure best practices for security protocols
  • Develop and validate disaster recovery plans for corporate and production resourcesPlan and execute internal and external audits on a regular basis (HIPAA/HITRUST)

What is Expected:

  • Continued learning to keep current with emerging threats and new technologies
  • Liaise with other departments to represent IT concerns and responsibilities
  • Designing and executing training programs and workshops for staff

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • 5+ years’ experience in systems administration
  • Cloud computing
  • Business Analysis of current state and planning of the future state of systems.
  • Configuration mail servers (Exchange/O365, iMail, Barracuda)
  • Administration of Microsoft Hyper-V Hypervisors
  • Scripting and automation (Powershell, Perl)
  • Administration of storage servers and backup systems
  • Administration of production servers (MS Server 2008-2019 standard, datacenter, and core, Ubuntu)
  • Maintenance of telephony systems (VoIP)
  • Knowledge of business networks, VPN, firewalls, and remote connectivity
  • Maintenance of DNS registrations and Certificates

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in technology or computer science
  • Strong creative and analytical thinking
  • Experience with any of the following: IT Ticketing systems, IT documentation systems, IT audits, Internal chat systems, remote desktop, SQL Server, Web-based meetings
  • Pertinent professional certifications

How to Apply

Please apply on our internal site:

Send your resume to our internal site and include a cover letter that describes why you believe that you would be a great fit for our company and the position for which you are applying. Keep in mind that we are interested not only in your background and skills, but also in who you are and how you would fit into our team and vision.

About Our Company, Culture and Growth

OPIE Software was started to make a positive impact on the lives of people.

Our market is predominately small, independently owned companies who care for individuals with various orthopedic disabilities and challenges. Our customers enable their patients with mobility and independence through providing custom made artificial limbs and orthopedic braces. Our software platform provides electronic health records, workflow, billing and practice management to over 1600 orthotics and prosthetics facilities.

We are passionate about creating a culture inside and outside of our organization that promotes personal and professional growth, constantly challenges the status quo, and of course incorporates a little fun!