Senior IT System Administrator
Who we are
Lightricks is a pioneer in innovative technology that leads to breakthrough moments throughout the creation process. With a mission to push the limits of technology to reimagine the way creators express themselves, the company brings a unique blend of cutting-edge academic research and design to every user experience. Lightricks’ photo and video editing tools offer endless possibilities and inspiration, while the company’s creator services provide content creators the ability to monetize their work and talents. We focus on putting creators in the center and empowering them from the moment inspiration strikes.
Our advanced IT teams keep our in-office technology needs running while keeping us all safe with the latest cybersecurity technology. Our team comprises tech wizards who know how to support a large-scale operation. When employees need help around the world, our team has the solution.
To keep on growing the right way, we are looking for a dynamic and resourceful IT System Administrator to join our amazing team. This team will suit someone who is organized and dedicated and takes pride in their top-notch skills and experience. We work on projects to build infrastructure as well as their maintenance, improvement, and monitoring of the systems.
What you will be doing:
- Infrastructure Deployment: Deploy and configure infrastructure components, including cloud services, virtual machines (VMs), and storage solutions.
- Problem Resolution: Investigate and implement innovative IT solutions to troubleshoot and resolve issues effectively.
- System Maintenance: Ensure the integrity and security of Linux and Windows-based systems through regular updates and patch management.
- Service Creation: Develop and build services from the ground up to meet specific organizational requirements.
- Backup Management: Oversee backup platforms to safeguard critical data and systems.
- Ticket System Support: Collaborate within a structured ticketing system, primarily in Tier 3 support capacity.
Your skills and experience
- 5+ years of experience in the IT system field.
- Proven hands-on experience in Linux and Windows troubleshooting with good problem identification, resolution, and problem-solving skills.
- Familiar with networking protocols (DHCP, SNMP, DNS, SMB, NFS, LDAP, etc.)
- Managing large-scale storage solutions (Dell Isilon, DDN, etc.)
- Familiar with Azure, GCP, AWS, infrastructure, and cloud applications services
- Scripts: Experience with at least one of the following languages: Bash, Python
- Familiar with Kubernetes, Ansible, Foreman, and Terraform.
- Familiar with JAMF and extensive knowledge of macOS - a plus
- Experience with iOS - a plus
Proficient in English, both verbal and written