Build Systems Administrator

With OpenEye Scientific Software, Inc. in Santa Fe NM US

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Posted on February 11, 2020

About this job

Compensation: $65k - 85k
Location options: Paid relocation
Job type: Full-time
Experience level: Mid-Level, Senior
Role: DevOps, System Administrator
Industry: Cloud Computing, Computational Biochemistry, Software Development
Company size: 51–200 people
Company type: Private


ansible, linux, python, sysadmin

Job description

Title:   Build Systems Administrator 

Type of position:   Full-Time/Salary

Location:  Santa Fe, New Mexico

Education:  B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent experience 

Experience:    5+ years relevant experience

Travel:  Occasional

Manage Others:  No

Job Description:

OpenEye is looking for an expert in Infrastructure Automation who has experience with Continuous Integration Systems (CI/CD).  As a Linux aficionado and automation guru, you will use tools such as Ansible and Python/Bash Scripts to automate and perfect repetitive processes.  You will be responsible for growing and maintaining OpenEye’s existing CI infrastructure which includes over 40 Ubuntu, CentOS, MacOS, and Windows systems.  As a member of the Systems Administration team, you will share management responsibilities for the core network systems including DNS, LDAP, NFS, etc.

This position requires the ability to interpret many project requirements into reliable and maintainable solutions.  The ideal candidate will have a strong desire to automate, incorporate security in every aspect of their work, and always consider how their efforts today contribute to the larger design goals.

Primary Duties include:

  • Manage and maintain TeamCity CI infrastructure/resources
  • Liaise with developer teams to understand their CI needs
  • Use Ansible playbooks to configure and maintain server infrastructure.
  • Assist in maintenance and troubleshooting of existing production servers
  • Deploy and manage VMs on our VMware, Hyper-V, and XenServer Clusters
  • Contribute to network designs and upgrades
  • Follow best practices and implement security from the ground up


  • 5+ Years of Linux Administration
  • Proficiency in managing core network systems (e.g. DNS, LDAP, NTP, etc)
  • Proficiency with Configuration Management tools (e.g. Ansible, Chef, Puppet)
  • Experience with CI/CD Systems like Git, TeamCity, Jenkins, CodePipeline
  • Experience building and maintain mission critical infrastructure.
  • Experience administrating Windows and MacOS environments.
  • Familiarity using programming/scripting languages such as Python, Bash

  The following are a plus, but not required:  

  • Enterprise networking experience (e.g. Subnets/VLANs, Routing, IPSec VPN, Firewalls)
  • Familiarity with AWS (EC2, S3, R53)

  OpenEye is not providing work visa sponsorship for this position. Please only apply if eligible to work in the U.S. and will not require work visa sponsorship in the future.

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