System Administrator

Job description

OpenVPN Inc is developing the next-generation of secure and scalable communication platform to connect every device securely through the ubiquitous internet to any Private Cloud, Private Network and Public Network resources and applications. Building continued success at OpenVPN is about having a committed staff inspired by our vision. Our values include providing autonomy to our employees. The freedom with this kind of flexibility allows our team space to be more creative, which is an important factor for innovative ideas.

We are currently in need of a qualified System Administrator to complement our current DevOps team.


  • Responsible for the maintenance, configuration, and reliable operation of computer systems, network servers, and virtualization

  • Install and upgrade computer components and software, manage virtual servers, and integrate automation processes

  • Troubleshoot hardware and software errors by running diagnostics, prioritizing problems, and assessing the impact of issues

  • Setting up new users and giving them access

  • Will be performing general Linux and network administration tasks - This includes installation and configuration of switches, firewalls, LDAP, load balancers, new server installs, updating puppet configurations, writing automation scripts, troubleshooting problems, building AWS infrastructure, server installation, documenting configurations, and regular status reports

  • Perform other duties as assigned

Job requirements

  • Must have detailed knowledge and understanding of Linux

  • Must be able to perform Linux administration duties as a Senior Administrator, with virtually no supervision.

  • Ubuntu or Debian server experience preferred

  • Experience with various public cloud solutions like Amazon AWS, Google Cloud Platform, Microsoft Azure

  • Thorough understanding of network administration

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a Sys Admin role

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills