The Research System Administrator will build and manage servers and networks, hosts primarily running Linux, although general Windows administration will be beneficial. Management of hosts also includes assisting a subset of users who are using the systems. This role also includes collaborating with the IT department, monitoring security tools and addressing issues, handling the installation, distribution, control and removal of hardware. Monitoring and maintaining network servers such as file servers, VPN gateways and firewalls as well as documentation are all part of the job.
Responsible for the maintenance, configuration, and reliable operation of computer systems, network servers, and virtualization
Install and upgrade computer components and software, purchase and manage virtual servers, and integrate automation processes
Troubleshoot issues and outages
Ensure security through access controls, backups and firewalls
Lead desktop and helpdesk support efforts, making sure all desktop applications, workstations, and related equipment problems are resolved in a timely manner with limited disruptions
We are the premier provider of cyber threat intelligence products and services to many public and private sector organizations. Our products and services are integrated into many Fortune 500 companies around the world. We use a vast array of threat intelligence and talented team of cybersecurity experts to proactively defend our customer from emerging cyber threats.
In order to protect our tight-knit family atmosphere company culture, we are very selective in choosing our candidates. Our company has been in operation for almost ten years and we continue to work in a fast-moving, start-up like atmosphere. Every employee brings something vital to the table that helps the company flourish.
Skills & Experience
Linux desktop and server administration
Comfortable with linux command line
General Windows system administration
Including Active Directory
Basic networking familiarity
IP Addressing, Routing, Troubleshooting
SMB/CIFS, NFS, S3, vSAN
OpenVPN, Wireguard, IPSEC
Bare Metal Virtualization
VMware ESXi, vCenter
Basic understanding of how to use cryptocurrency a plus
IT Automation Technologies (Ansible) preferred
pfSense experience a plus
VMware Horizon or other VDI technologies preferred
Familiarity with cloud-based technologies preferred
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering or related field preferred
Strong communication skills
Previous experience in the cybersecurity industry is preferred but not required
Willingness to be flexible and responsive as priorities change.
Additional Salary Information: We believe in investing in people. We offer a competitive salary (based on experience), flexible schedule, and excellent benefits. This is a unique environment that’s likely more challenging than most, but offers excitement, reward, and a sense of accomplishment consistent with such endeavors. If you have the skills to match what we are seeking and drive to make a difference with creating a positive impact to combat cyber threats, we are interested in your application.
About Qintel, LLC
Qintel is one of the top internet security companies. We provide a unique opportunity to people in Southwest PA to service the world's top companies and impact global events.