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Systems Administration Analyst

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Date: Nov 26, 2022

Location: New Orleans, LA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

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 Support Junior Specialist tto join our team in Harahan, Lousiana, US.

The System Support Junior Specialist shall provide senior support for the areas of system administration, data center operations, workstations, virtualization, storage, and network to a complex infrastructure environment through the infrastructure service lifecycle. In addition, the System Support Junior Specialist shall perform the following tasks:


  • Install, configure, and administer Red Hat Linux workstation and server environment
  • Address junior system administration responsibilities including user accounts provisioning, and repeatable tasks
  • Resolve tasks and incidents to resolution using corporate ticketing system
  • Take direction in supporting and collaborating with cross-functional teams which could include (but not limited to) installing applications, and triaging advance security alerts
  • Triage system alerts with guidance from senior staff
  • Contribute to creating and updating documentation of procedures and guidelines for internal team use
  • Communicate with team members, clients, users, and other stakeholders using common communication channels


Required Skills:

  • 3 to 5 years experience with Red Hat Linux installation, configuration & administration.
  • 3 to 5 years xperience with configuration and administration of Red Had Satellite 6.
  • 3 to 5 years experience in writing administrative shell scripts, e.g. in bash or python, and automation scripts, e.g. Ansible.
  • Securing/hardening Linux systems following Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs);
  • Bachelors Degree or higher


Desired Skills:

  • Familiarity with VMware (or other) virtualization.
  • Familiarity with DevSecOps concepts & practices.
  • Familiarity with Containers, e.g. Docker.
  • Any cloud experience.
  • Data center experience
  • 3 to 5 years experience with NFS, NIS, DHCP, AD integration, Automounts, user provisioning, CUPS printing, SMTP, Postfix, Samba/CIFS, TCP/IP, DNS.
  • 3 to 5 years experience with Network Attached Storage filesystems, e.g. NetApp storage appliances.
  • 3 to 5 years experience with deployment, configuration & maintenance of security software, e.g. Symantec virus scanning & BigFix monitoring software.
  • 3 to 5 years experience writing Standard Operation Procedures (SOPs);
  • Excellent communication skills for interfacing with end users



  • Although preferred location is listed as New Orleans, Louisiana, remote work may be considered.


Candidates for this position will be required to adhere to NTT DATA’s and its clients’ COVID-19 health and safety protocols. NTT DATA is committed to complying with the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force COVID-19 Workplace Safety Guidance for Federal Contractors and Subcontractors to the extent it is enforced by the federal government or any of its clients. If this position becomes subject to a COVID-19 vaccination mandate based on applicable law or client requirement, candidates will be required to become fully vaccinated as defined by NTT DATA or be approved for an exemption in accordance with applicable law.


In compliance with the Colorado Equal Pay Transparency Rules, NTT DATA provides a reasonable range of compensation for roles that may be hired in Colorado. The starting pay range for a candidate selected for this position who works in Colorado is $93,000 - $130, 200. The successful candidate's actual pay will be based on a number of factors, including work location, relevant experience (internal or external), technical skills, and other qualifications. The candidate may also be eligible for incentive compensation based on personal and/or company performance. This position is eligible for company benefits including but not limited to medical, dental, and vision coverage with an employer contribution, flexible spending or health savings account, life  and AD&D, short and long term disability coverage, paid time off, employee assistance, participation in a 401k program with company match, and many other additional voluntary benefits.





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 considers all applicants without regarding to race, color, religion, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment for all employees. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please inform your recruiter so that we may connect you with the appropriate team.

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