IDS System Admin II


IDS System Admin II is a pivotal role within the IT/IDS department, tasked with both hands-on system administration and leading IT/IDS initiatives in mergers and acquisitions. The candidate is expected to have a profound understanding of modern infrastructure technologies, system administration, cybersecurity, and experience in managing projects related to mergers and acquisitions.

Key Responsibilities:

System Administration: Conduct hands-on administration, configuration, and maintenance of IT infrastructure, focusing on technologies such as Microsoft Azure, Office 365 (O365), and virtualization platforms like VMware and Hyper-V.

M&A Project Leadership: Lead the IT/IDS component of merger and acquisition projects, handling due diligence, and managing the integration or separation of systems and services.

Infrastructure Modernization: Drive the adoption of modern infrastructure technologies including cloud services (Azure Cloud), containerization technologies (like Docker and Kubernetes), and Infrastructure as Code (IaC) tools.

Cybersecurity Management: Implement and oversee cybersecurity measures, focusing on network security, Identity and Access Management (IAM) systems, endpoint security, and data encryption technologies. Stay updated with the latest cybersecurity trends and solutions.

Policy and Compliance: Ensure compliance with IT/IDS governance frameworks and standards such as ISO 27001, NIST, and GDPR. Develop and maintain IT/IDS policies and procedures.

Vendor Management: Oversee relationships with IT/IDS vendors and service providers, focusing on cloud services, cybersecurity solutions, and IT infrastructure tools.

Team Collaboration and Mentorship: Work collaboratively with various IT teams, providing mentorship in areas of modern infrastructure technologies and cybersecurity.

Problem Solving and Technical Advisory: Address complex IT infrastructure issues, offering solutions based on the latest technological advancements.


Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field.

At least 5 years of experience in IT infrastructure and system administration.

Proven experience in managing IT aspects of mergers and acquisitions.

Strong knowledge of modern IT infrastructure technologies, such as Microsoft Azure, Office 365, VMware, Hyper-V, Docker, Kubernetes, and IaC tools.

Advanced understanding of cybersecurity, including network security, IAM, endpoint security, and encryption technologies.

Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

Proficient in project management.

Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

Relevant professional certifications (e.g., Azure Solutions Architect, AWS Certified Solutions Architect, CISSP, CISM).

Experience in an enterprise-level organization.

*The salary range for this position is 70k - 95k, based on experience*