Career Opportunities

System Administrator


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Positions available in: Utah

Challenger School seeks an adept administrator who wants to join a quickly expanding IT department. If you are a motivated individual, willing to fit into expanding job duties and responsibilities, we encourage you to apply. As the Systems Administrator, you will be responsible for creating, modifying and deleting user accounts, performing system back-ups, and maintaining system configuration files.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Directory and MS Exchange — Infrastructure support services such as DNS, Active Directory, Exchange with experience setting up users, permissions, groups, security, mailboxes.
  • Networking — Installation and configuration of hardware, operating systems, and commercial software packages. Maintain and administer office LAN— manage ports, troubleshoot connections, speed issues, wireless management
  • Server monitoring — Installation, configuration, manage, and support Linux servers, install services, deal with permissions, groups for Linux, MS MySQL, Apache.
  • Firewall/Security — Maintain and administer office firewall ports, groups, fixed IP addresses
  • Backups— Develop and implement enterprise backup/recovery strategies, server configuration and consolidation, and verification of the health and status of the entire infrastructure.

Preferred but not required:

  • VOIP phone server experience — manage user extensions, VM boxes, troubleshoot problems
  • Virtual Technology — ability to manage virtual infrastructure such as hosts and SAN as well as managing VMware virtual hosting and server technology
  • PowerShell scripting — Ability to work from within PowerShell and script tasks
  • Environment and virtualizing products — VMWare and Azure containers, AWS

This is a year-round salaried position starting at $75k depending on experience. Benefits include significant Challenger student tuition discounts for children or grandchildren, health insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, bonus opportunities, and paid time off.

If you are interested in a position with Challenger School, submit a cover letter identifying the position(s) for which you wish to be considered, your resume, and a brief essay discussing your view of America.

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If you do not submit all requested information (as described in the job openings above), you will not be considered. Due to network security issues, we will not accept materials in executable or zipped file formats. Any materials sent in these formats will be automatically deleted. The acceptable file types include pdf, doc, docx, jpeg, jpg, or png, and they must be smaller than 8MB. While Challenger School thanks all for their interest, we will only contact those to whom we can offer an interview.

Challenger School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.