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Systems Administration Specialist

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Date: Jun 25, 2022

Location: Heredia, H, CR

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 184049 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a system administration specialist in automation to join our team in Heredia, Heredia, Costa Rica.


Position's General Duties and Tasks:

  • Provide solutions to automate tasks from teams around the world.
  • Provide support and be point of contact for any automation questions.
  • Implement new automation tools.



Must have Skills:

  • 1-3 years’ experience in System Administration of Linux/UNIX and Windows systems in a large environment
  • Strong understanding of OS concepts, Network, Filesystems, Devices, Memory, Commands, etc. for both Linux/Unix and Windows systems.
  • Basic understanding of how applications (any) work in large environments.
  • A need to automate everything.
  • Ability to automate solutions to repetitive problems/tasks

Nice to have, but not required:

  • Experience using automation tools (Chef, Puppet, Ansible) to deploy and configure environments.
  • Knowledge of one or more scripting languages (Ruby, Python)
  • Detail oriented, self-motivated, proactive, and accustomed to searching out best practices and solutions while adding to the team's knowledge
  • Demonstrative written and verbal communication skills to audiences with a wide variety of technical knowledge
  • Very strong troubleshooting skills towards root cause analysis and practical issue resolution.
  • Experience working with agile development teams and DevOps.


Education Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience



Covid-19 vaccination

1. If you have received the Covid-19 vaccination

    • Please separately confirm with me that you are fully vaccinated (have received two shots of the Covid-19 vaccine).


2.  If you have not been vaccinated, but are scheduled to receive the vaccination

    • Please provide me with your appointment date
    • Please confirm with me when you are fully vaccinated.


3.  If you are not vaccinated and are not currently scheduled to receive the vaccination, please let me know immediately

    • Exemptions to the vaccination requirement are only for a qualified medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief. 
    • If you intend to seek an exception on either of those grounds, please let me know no later than May 6 and submit information substantiating the basis for your exemption to the NTT DATA Ethics Hotline Webform

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law. To learn more, please visit Furthermore, NTT DATA Services will make accommodations for eligible applicants on a case-by-case basis. Please email for assistance.

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