IT System Administrator

Job Location

On Site

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Type of Job

Full Time

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About the job

We are a fast-growing company with a single lofty goal: to bring personal aviation to the general public. Innovating at the leading edge of electric aviation technology, we have developed MAV Drone, the world’s first ultralight all-electric quad-copter VTOL personal aircraft. Join us in ushering in a new age of aviation.

We are seeking someone with a passion for innovation and technology, who possesses the technical, organizational, and attention-to-detail skills to keep our computer systems healthy, up-to-date, and secure, and our users happy and productive.

Role Responsibilities
Evaluate our existing computer and network setup
Provide network, server, laptop, and mobile device support to staff
Establish standard laptop and mobile device configurations
Configure, monitor, and maintain virtual machines and associated hardware
Procure computer-related devices, software, and supplies
Install new and upgrade existing hardware and software
Monitor backups and perform backup audits
Maintain network security and perform security audits
Identify, analyze, and report on key computer system metrics
Troubleshoot IT-related issues and fortify system to prevent recurrence
Develop documentation for user and administration tasks and configurations
Track hardware and software assets
Research, propose, and implement system improvements and best practices
Improve the efficiency of the company through education and automation scripts
Participate in the selection and implementation of business intelligence solutions
Keep up-to-date on new technologies, discern applicability, and educate management

Personal Attributes
Thrive in a fast-moving, stimulating, and collaborative team environment
Resourceful, curious, and never satisfied with the status quo
Strong work ethic, extremely organized, highly detail-oriented, and able to multitask
Always thinking about how to increase efficiency and improve processes
Proactive about solving problems and suggesting solutions
Love learning and being challenged

MAV is an Equal Opportunity Employer. MAV does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

Requirements

Minimum Qualifications

  • Undergraduate or graduate degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, ​or a related field

  • Strong understanding of information technology, including networking and computer systems

  • Programming fluency in Python, Bash, and Powershell

  • Knowledge of and experience with Linux, Windows, macOS, and Android

  • Familiarity with firewalls, wi-fi, VMware, and cloud computing services

  • Hands-on experience installing and troubleshooting enterprise software, networks, servers, laptops, and peripherals

  • Able to interact and communicate effectively with both technical and nontechnical team leaders

  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

Optional Qualifications

  • Experience with financial accounting systems

  • Programming experience in C, C++, Django, Javascript, and/or Node.js

  • Understanding of relational databases

  • Advanced Google Sheet or MS Excel skills

  • Interest in aviation, robotics, and automation

Benefits

  • Vision

  • Dental

  • 401k

  • Over-time

  • Maternaty Leave

  • Paid Sick Time Off

  • Bonuses based on KPIs

About us

We are a fast-growing company bringing personal aviation to the general public. Innovating at the leading edge of electric aviation technology, we have developed MAV Drone, the world’s first ultralight all-electric quad-copter VTOL personal aircraft. Join us in pioneering in a new age of aviation.

Address

1900 Camden Ave, San Jose, CA 95124, USA

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