Systems Administrator (Santa Ana, CA)

Sphere is looking to immediately hire a Systems Administrator for full-time, in-house employment in our Santa Ana, CA location.

About the Company

Sphere, powered by TrustCommerce, is a leading provider of end-to-end integrated payments, security software, payments gateway and merchant acquiring products and services. Sphere serves a variety of companies from large, complex enterprises to small local businesses across a range of end-markets, including healthcare, restaurant, retail, parking, education, transportation, and insurance. We offer a dynamic, fast-paced environment where we are dedicated to helping our employees succeed, as well as offer a generous benefits package including a no-waiting-period health insurance program.

Position Summary

Under the direction of SVP, Technology, the Systems Administrator will be responsible for technological business continuity, resiliency, and resumption as achieved through the administration of Linux-based systems and software. The incumbent will be expected to be highly proficient in all aspects of systems administration in security-oriented, Linux-based, managed server environments. Applicant will be expected to demonstrate their capabilities throughout the interviewing process.

Technical Requirements:

  • 5+ Years of experience and equivalent expertise in Linux
  • Experience in linux security hardening
  • Experience in networking (Cisco Preferred)
  • Experience in SQL Databases and SQL (PostgreSQL Preferred)
  • Proficiency in Shell Scripting (Bash Preferred)
  • Proficiency in Perl, Python, PHP, or Ruby (Perl Preferred)

Other Requirements:

  • Availability and Willingness to Perform Duties During Extended/Off Hours
  • Proficiency in English, Both in Verbal and Written Form
  • Solutions and Results Oriented
  • Passionate Technologist, Always Interested in Internals
  • Enjoys Dynamic, Fast-Paced Environments

Note: Successful applicants must submit to a pre-employment background check and drug screen

Note: Successful applicants must submit to a pre-employment background check and drug screen