Zenimax Online Studios
ZOS is a big studio, and it requires a large IT team to maintain and improve the technology the studio uses each and every day. This includes the machines the teams work on, the network, and more.
Lead Infrastructure Administrator
The ZeniMax Media Inc. Enterprise Services Team is seeking a Lead Infrastructure Administrator to join the team. Your primary responsibilities will include the support, maintenance, and optimization for all facets of the physical infrastructure at one of our most critical sites. Our environments comprise both Windows and Linux, and this role will apply their talents to both. Must be able to mentor the team and support our systems via an on-call rotation. This position is located in Hunt Valley, MD at our ZeniMax Online Studio office with a hyrid work schedule of some in office and remote work.
- Monitor, maintain, and support all physical infrastructure for server room(s) and IDF’s at the Hunt Valley, Maryland site in conjunction with the facilities team
- Monitor, maintain, and support the storage and server systems up to and including the OS level
- Work with both your peers in IT, and your DEV team customers to deliver the optimum hardware configuration for a given set of requirements
- Being a mentor to help grow the local infrastructure and support teams
- Systems (driver, firmware, etc) life-cycle management
- Physical capacity planning for power, space, cooling, and other infrastructure needs
- Work independently and as part of a team to support a global organization on incidents, support requests, projects, and other initiatives
- Triage and support escalation point for the local support team
- Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Infrastructure/System Administration
- Minimum of 2 years’ experience of being a lead or Senior Administrator
- Good understanding of best practice in Data Center operations and support
- Good knowledge of enterprise class storage and compute systems – Dell, HP, NetApp, etc.
- Excellent knowledge of Linux (Ubuntu, CentOS, Redhat)
- General Windows infrastructure administration including Windows Server
- Available to work off-hours to perform maintenance or in case of emergencies
- Microsoft Azure
- Microsoft Windows
- Amazon AWS
Join a great team and start your massively multiplayer career with us!
ZENIMAX ONLINE STUDIOS is hiring for The Elder Scrolls® Online and future projects. We’re looking for talented, self-motivated people of varied experiences and backgrounds with the desire to make great games. Welcome to ZOS!