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Employee Benefits

Awesome Digs

Enjoy the 360 degree view from our 9th-floor office space near Downtown Tampa.

Relax

Free 30 minute Massages given quarterly by a licensed masseuse.

Health Insurance

Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage.

Compensation

Competitive salary and automatic 401k!

Elixir of Life

Enjoy an endless supply of tea and coffee!

Catered Lunch and Breakfast

Monthly Catered Lunches, Bagels, and Doughnuts!

Open Positions

Tampa, FL

Operations Analyst

Tampa, FL

Technology firm with a focus in auctioneering software is seeking a specialist in operations. Both part time and full time entry level positions are available.

Tasks would include computer event monitoring, answering customer calls, and basic trouble shooting.

– Must be a team player and able to follow directions
– Must have flexible hours of availability
– Must be customer service and detail oriented
– Must have reliable transportation
– Must have basic computer/browser knowledge
– Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills

Previous experience in a help desk environment or an education in the technical field is preferred.

Send resume to Xcira, LLC 410 South Ware Blvd. Suite 900, Tampa FL 33619 or email your resume via our Contact page

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Mid-level System Administrator

Tampa, FL

Job Description

Candidate will join a team of system administrators responsible for managing approximately four hundred CentOS Linux servers in four US based data centers. Half of the servers are configured as virtual hosts using KVM virtualization. Xcira backend data storage uses either PostgreSQL or Couchbase. Networking employs Cisco switches. Further, the networking environment uses industry standard TCP/IP routing protocols, DNS, Bind and IP Tables, as well as hardware firewalls, VPN, and SSL/TLS.

Candidate Must-Have Qualifications

  • Minimum of four years Linux systems administration experience – Red Hat/CentOS preferred
  • One year systems management of multiple server environments using Puppet, CFEngine, or Chef
  • Familiarity of Internet web services application deployment and support using Apache, Tomcat and/or Jetty web servers
  • Light to moderate experience with SQL database configuration and SQL queries, preferably using PostgreSQL

Candidate Qualifications’ Discriminators

The list below is used to score applicants based upon technologies important to Xcira. It is used to prequalify candidates for follow-up interviews.

  • Secure systems management
  • HA Proxy
  • ActiveMQ
  • Configuring Amazon EC2 cloud servers
  • Deploying applications to Amazon EC2
  • LDAP
  • Atlassian suite of applications
  • Git, Github and/or Bitbucket
  • NOSQL database servers, preferably Couchbase
  • Elasticsearch
  • Systems and network monitoring software, e.g Nagios, Check_MK, Munin, etc.
  • VLAN configuration

Education

Candidates should have at least an Associates Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or comparable work experience.

Work Hours

Due to the nature of Xcira’s business, SysAdmins will spend forty hours weekly onsite. Moreover, an additional four to eight hours weekly are required to deploy software to remote servers; these hours may be via telecommuting at the discretion of Xcira management.

Travel

Approximately two 2-3 day business trips are required annually to support data center hardware changes, for example to commission or decommission servers and/or networking equipment. Normally, these trips will occur over a weekend to maintain systems availability during business hours.

Notes

The ideal candidate will enjoy challenging problem solving within a small team environment. Xcira is a company that is very process driven; excellent verbal and written skills are a prerequisite to superior collaboration and documentation.

Candidates should reference job listing XSA-201-1 when submitting resumes or CVs. Employment history is also a must and pairing candidate’s qualifications with job qualifications shown above is a plus.

Send resume to Xcira, LLC 410 South Ware Blvd. Suite 900, Tampa FL 33619 or email your resume via our Contact page

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