Sr. System Administrator – Financial Services

We are currently looking for a Sr. System Administrator for a client of ours who is a fast-growing financial services firm located in the Boston area. The ideal candidate must have experience with mid-senior level implementations and management of various projects within their cloud infrastructure. 


  • Design systems and solutions as part of technology and business line-sponsored initiatives, leveraging leading industry practices.
  • Work with team members to procure, build, and implement servers, systems and processes to support the design.
  • Be a mentor for junior staff members within the Systems Engineering team while assisting with any ad-hoc and formal coaching, training, and development efforts.
  • Provide guidance for platform and security direction of the organization by monitoring industry trends, enabling proof-of-concept exercises, and recommending specific technologies to pursue.
  • Documentation of system monitoring and alerting standards for the firm’s platforms through automation (applications ands scripting) 
  • Implement and manage applications in a cloud-hosted environment such as Azure.
  • Act as main escalation point for any support-related server and application issues.
  • Identify issues and determine root cause via a consistent, logical approach.


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of enterprise technology operational experience
  • Professional experience working with Windows and Linux operating systems.
  • Strong professional experience in cloud-based monitoring along with on-premise monitoring solutions (Splunk, SolarWinds, etc).
  • Experience with TCP/IP networking and security concepts are required
  • Professional experience in managing and configuring load balancers such as F5, Citrix, etc.
  • Experience with virtualization platforms, such as Nutanix AHV, KVM, and VMWare ESX.
  • Familiarity with automation through enterprise distribution and configuration management platforms such as SCCM, Ansible, Jenkins, Ivanti, Puppet, or Chef.
  • Thorough understanding of endpoint security suite products, and enterprise class backup systems (Commvault,Veam).
  • Familiarity with cloud concepts such as containerization (Docker, Kubernetes) and cloud management platforms.
  • Senior level experience in one or more scripting languages such as PowerShell, Perl, Python.
  • Strong demonstrated ability to implement and support scalable technology solutions.

For immediate consideration, please email your resume to Ryan at


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