Pearson Sr. System Administrator in Hoboken, New Jersey
Sr. System Administrator - ( 2110111 )
We are the world’s learning company with more than 24,000 employees operating in 70 countries. We combine world-class educational content and assessment,powered by services and technology, to enable more effective teaching and personalized learning at scale. We believe that wherever learning flourishes so do people.
The Sr. System Administrator will function as a member of the Pearson's DevOps team to manage hosted Learning Management Systems. As a member of the team, you will manage daily LMS operations, engage with cross functional teams, manage continuous delivery of system patches, perform system upgrades, and deliver new LMS installations on servers within scheduled timelines.
AWS systems and server admin for Linux
Manage Moodle and Blackboard LMS
Manage SSO Identity Providers (SAML, Shibboleth, LDAP, CAS,OAuth)
Manage and Support Infrastructure
Manage DNS and SSL
Troubleshoot issues and outages.
Monitor performance and maintain systems.
Implementation of new LMS instances and releases.
Coordinate systems testing with security operations.
Provide technical support and assistance to LMS users with various levels of roles and responsibilities (i.e., instructional designers, instructors, student support services).
Research extensions and enhancements.
Conduct 3rd party integrations and testing.
Maintain technical documentation, and IT manuals.
Document technical issues and procedures.
Create system monitoring reports.
Serve as an IT liaison with Institutions, Help Desk, LMS Manager and Development Team.
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or equivalent technology degree. 7 years LMS administrator experience.
Linux command line and server administration
RHEL/Centos 7/8 servers
Moodle and Blackboard
PHP, Bash, Python or Java coding experience a plus
MySQL Databases and ability to write SQL reports.
Apache Web Services
GIT/Bitbucket Version Control
xDebug and other troubleshooting tools
Mobile application store support a plus
Primary Location : US-NC-Durham
Other Locations : US-New Jersey, US-RE-Remote, US-NJ-Hoboken
Work Locations :
Job : Technology
Organization : Technology & Operations
Employee Status : Regular Employee
Job Type : Standard
Job Level : Individual Contributor
Shift : Day Job
Travel : No
Job Posting : Jul 22, 2021
Job Unposting : Ongoing
Schedule: : Full-time Regular
Req ID: 2110111