Systems Administrator Engineering & Operations

  • Hilton Grand Vacations
  • Las Vegas, NV, US
  • Oct 31, 2022

Job Description

Job Description

HGV Now Offers Day One Team Member Benefits!

What will I be doing?

As a Systems Administrator Engineering & Operations, you will provide technical support for all physical, virtual and Cloud based systems in the HGVC server environment. As a part of the Operations group, this position will work and communicate effectively with systems engineers and developers on a routine basis to ensure production applications and/or systems meet stated service levels.

You will be responsible for driving company success through performing the following tasks to the highest standards:

  • Responsible for administration of HGV's Linux environment which currently consists of 150 servers running CentOS and Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) along with Linux instances in Azure
  • Manage Redis key-value databases
  • Provide enterprise search capabilities with Apache Solr
  • Provide platform support for Java and PHP development
  • Assist developers with the diagnosis and resolution of technical issues
  • Review and deploy code releases into production
  • Manage on-premises VMware resources
  • Maintain managed cloud resources in Hyper-V
  • Provision Azure cloud resources
  • Create ARM templates to automate the provisioning of cloud resources
  • Ensure high availability with F5 (LTM) load-balancing
  • Issue and manage SSL certificates
  • Manage server configurations with Spacewalk
  • Write shell scripts to automate routine tasks
  • Outstanding Linux/Unix administration skills and experience
  • Experience with IaaS/PaaS, ideally Azure
  • Scripting skills and a willingness to use Infrastructure-As-Code to implement modern configuration management (e.g. Ansible, Docker, Chef)
  • Experience designing, deploying and maintaining an enterprise monitoring/management platform
  • Experience analyzing user needs and software requirements to determine the feasibility of infrastructure initiatives within time and cost constraints
  • Expert knowledge in large scale server automation and automation tools
  • Strong expertise with Spacewalk, Satellite, Ansible or equivalent configuration management software
  • Strong expertise with protocols: DNS, HTTP, SNMP
  • Enforce and ensure group wide server workplace standards, and operating system and software standards defined by Corporate IT
  • Evaluate and implement global IT infrastructure components in alignment with the change delivery team
  • Ensure adequate level of PCI, SOX PII compliance as per organization guidelines
  • IT project assistance/support, change assistance/support and implementation as per Corporate IT
  • Work with service desk to ensure quality standards and availability as per Corporate IT
  • Ensure problem management and continuous optimization of IT infrastructure related services
  • Flexibility with work shift - after hour support and on call schedule

Our dedication to excellence is recognized and celebrated by some outstanding accolades including being named to Newsweek's Most Loved Workplaces list in 2021, a Stevie American Business Awards Gold winner for Company of the Year in Hospitality and Leisure, ranked a top company by LinkedIn in Travel & Hospitality on its 2022 Top Companies Industry Edition list and becoming a Great Place to Work® certified company, earning our 2022 certification.

We offer an excellent benefit package to our full-time Team Members that include Day One medical, dental and vision insurance, 401K plan, Paid Time Off (PTO) program and extraordinary travel benefits!


What are we looking for?

Hilton Grand Vacations is an authority in the vacation ownership industry, operating with an unwavering dedication to innovation, quality, and continued growth. We believe that at the core of our company’s success are our Team Members! To fulfill this role successfully, you possess the following minimum qualifications and experience:

  • Strong Configure Apache HTTP, NGINX and Tomcat servers
  • 5 -7 years demonstrated ability in systems administration, and working in a multi-site IT infrastructure environment
  • Extensive knowledge of Red Hat enterprise solutions and best practices
  • Minimum 2 years experience working with VMware ESX and Microsoft Hyper-V
  • Azure Cloud Experience preferred
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to effectively organize, multitask, and work in a fast-paced driven work environment
  • Ability to communicate in a proactive and solution-focused manner, including keeping management aware of potential issues.
  • Detail oriented with the ability to troubleshoot and resolve problems
  • Ability to work independently and manage one's time
  • Communicate effectively and ability to function well in a team environment
  • Knowledge of ITIL

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.