1+ months

IT Server Systems Administrator - TriCare

Cary, NC
**Job Location:** Cary, NC

**Role Value Proposition:**

This role will be primarily focused on ensuring successful application of security patches for multiple operating systems and software products throughout MetLifes global infrastructure. Automated deployment jobs will be scheduled and executed in various timeframes and rapid troubleshooting of any failures to deploy or install is essential to ensure maximum success during those timeframes. For this position, we are seeking an experienced distributed server administrator with strong Windows Server and Red Hat Linux based operating system skills. An understanding of automated patch deployment tools, such as Microsoft SCCM and BMC Server Automation (BladeLogic) is helpful as this is the primary mechanism for deployment. As a member of the IT Security Operations team this position may also provide limited support for and/or administration of various security tools.

**Key Responsibilities:**

+ Setup, schedule and execute automated patch deployment jobs.

+ Investigate and troubleshoot server issues detected prior to or during deployment process. Lead and coordinate longer-term investigations with partner teams.

+ Assist in generation of compliance metrics.

+ Assist in day-to-day server administration activities, such as installation and configuration of server hardware and software, including physical and virtual Windows and Linux servers.

+ Develop new and improve existing procedures for patch deployment and troubleshooting as well as general server support.

+ Assist in support of various security tools.

**Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:**


+ Bachelors degree in Computer Science, information Systems or related field, or equivalent work experience.

+ 2+ years of experience in all phases of enterprise installation and maintenance of hardware and software systems, network and operating systems and storage management.

+ Extensive experience in Windows Server 2008/20012/2016 administration support and Red Hat Linux on x86 hardware.

+ ADP or equivalent certification preferred, or must be obtained within 6 months of employment. US citizenship is a requirement for certification.


+ Experience deploying security patches or other software utilizing automated deployment tools.

+ Understanding of IT Security principles; currently holding or interested in pursuing IT security, audit or compliance certifications such as CISSP, SANS or CISA.

+ Experience with common endpoint or network security tools. Examples include anti-virus, data loss protection, intrusion detection/prevention and drive encryption.



**Business Category**


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**At MetLife, were leading the global transformation of an industry weve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, were dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.**

MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

**For immediate consideration, click the Apply Now button. You will be directed to complete an on-line profile. Upon completion, you will receive an automated confirmation email verifying you have successfully applied to the job.**

Requisition #: 93188


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