System Administrator



Join the KEV Team!

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The Role

We are the architects of our industry’s revolution. Every day we are building and reinventing the way districts and schools manage their activity funds. We have a wide variety of skill sets and are comfortable solving a wide variety of problems. We aim to keep our code clean, our systems integrated and our documentation clear. It’s not just about managing code, it’s about putting the right tools in place to make developers and end-users happy while creating the time to focus on perfecting our solution. Internally and externally, everyone relies on our expertise in creating grand solutions to high-tech issues.

As a System Administrator at KEV Group, you will:

• Deploy, manage and support hosted web applications and databases
• Manage and support application monitoring solutions for hosting servers
• Programmatically automate DevOps, implementation, reports and monitoring tasks
• Provide operational support of production, QA and development environments
• Assisting in the design and implementation of zero-downtime production pushes
• Provide production support for applications and infrastructure (on-call rotation)
• Active Directory management (account creation/deletion, group memberships, GPO, etc.)
• IIS web site management, software installation
• Manage remote production web servers and administer the organization’s SQL databases and their corresponding systems
• Execute daily, weekly, and monthly maintenance tasks, monitoring application performance, backups to disk, replication and data restore, creating and granting logins, generate ad hoc reports/queries for clients & internal staff and support procedures of supported SQL-based infrastructure systems
• Assist with examination and performance-tuning of existing SQL databases
• Become a KEV evangelist within the company to your co-workers, and outside the company to clients and potential clients

As a System Administrator at KEV Group, you have:

• The ability to operate independently with little supervision
• Experience with system administration specializing in web hosting environments
• Knowledge of performance monitoring tools and best practices (CDN, SQL optimization, caching, etc.)
• Experience with tasks automation
• Knowledge of Active Directory, GPO, IIS
• Knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server 2005/2008

As a System Administrator at KEV Group, we would love you to have:

• A degree in computer science or a related field
• Familiarity with networked/distributed computing environment concepts
• The ability to write scripts in some administrative language (PowerShell, Perl, VBScript, UNIX shell)
• Programming experience in any applicable language
• Knowledge of UNIX / Linux
• Knowledge of the Microsoft web stack, including IIS 7 / 7.5/ Cloud / Hardware /Web posting
• An understanding of HTTP and TCP/IP
• An understanding of load balancing concepts and some experience with either load balancing software or load balancing appliance hardware
• Familiarity with online payments and PCI Security Standards

Salary

Salary will be composed of base salary only plus benefits

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To apply: send us your cover letter & resume

(one page please) to jobs@kevgroup.com

If you do not see your dream position posted above, feel free to send us your dazzling resume and cover letter anyway. KEV is growing and we’re always looking for creative, passionate and driven people to join our team.