The System Administrator (SA) is responsible for provisioning, configuring, installing, deploying, operating, and maintaining OpenStax hardware and software, both in-house and using virtual hosted environments like AWS. The SA will also be responsible for the selection, installation, and maintenance of software development and testing environments. The SA participates in technical research and development to enable continuing innovation within the OpenStax infrastructure.
This individual will assist the OpenStax Tutor team with technical issues in all phases of all projects. These activities include the definition of needs, benefits, and technical strategy; research & development within the project life-cycle; technical analysis and design; and support of other operations staff in executing, testing and rolling-out the solutions.
This individual is accountable for the following systems: Linux systems that support Development, Quality Assurance, and Production environments.
Position Status: Full-Time
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