Enabling the Future of Work

Los Angeles, California

600 Corporate Pointe, Suite 1130 
Culver City, CA 90230

+1 (323) 452-6998
Utrecht, Netherlands

Euclideslaan 64, 3584 BN 
Utrecht, The Netherlands

+31 302717548

Los Angeles

Senior Systems Administrator

We're looking for an experienced Systems Administrator to manage Talespin's global IT operations and infrastructure.  Join us in our mission to transform how humans learn, work and play.  

In this role you will:

  • Provide overall operation and control of the IT infrastructure (comprising physical and virtual hardware, operating systems, network and database services) on premises or provisioned as cloud services that is required to deliver Talespin's product offerings and support its customers
  • Ensure security of data, network access and backup systems
  • Manage the purchase of hardware, software and other IT supplies
  • Maintain all local software and hardware licensing to ensure compliance
  • Monitor and maintain computer systems, servers and networks
  • Responding in a timely manner to service issues and requests from colleagues
  • Communicate clearly with all departments in the company

Skills and abilities we are looking for:

  • Degree in Programming, Computer Science or a related field
  • 5+ years IT experience and systems administraton in an enterprise setting with demonstrable successes highlighting diagnostic and problem solving skills
  • Proven experience with network administration and network installation
  • Excellent knowledge of internet security and data privacy 
  • Excellent knowledge of technical management, information analysis and of computer hardware/software systems
  • The ability to prioritize tasks and goals, manage your time and document with a high attention to detail
  • Ability to take responsibility for global IT systems administration within Talespin, 
  • Ability to work in a collaborative and global Agile development environment with excellent time-management, organization, and communication skills

One or more of these is a plus:

  • An interest in Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality and Mixed Reality
  • Experience with Microsoft Azure, Atlassian Suite and Google Suite
  • Experience setting up and maintaining VMs
  • Experience working with multiple offices in different timezones