kCura LLC Systems Administrator in Chicago, Illinois

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Location:Chicago, IL


First posted:July 15, 2017

kCura is a global company with team members who are driven by our customers to build exceptional software for them to use every day. Our product, called Relativity , handles large volumes of data and helps corporations, law firms, and government agencies solve their own unique data problems.

The way we work together is centered on our core values of collaborating, communicating, pushing to exceed expectations (even our own), being humble, and having fun while we do it. We enjoy ourselves, give back , and work (and play) hard together. If this sounds like the place for you, check out the details of this position below.

The Systems Administrator role at kCura focuses on the infrastructure, applications, and tools used by the Product Development department. As a member of the IT-DevOps team, the role assists in the implementation, maintenance, and improvement of our expanding SDLC infrastructure. The role will provide support to all Development teams.

Work closely with the Development teams to better understand the

development processes and workflows

Provide operational support to Development teams.

Analyze infrastructure, applications, and tools used by Development

teams and recommend changes to improve processes and performance

Assist in forecasting future IT infrastructure needs by knowing past and

current infrastructure demand and knowing how Development teams' roadmaps

will affect infrastructure demand.

Keep on top of industry trends and technology, both on the development

side and the more traditional IT side

Minimum Qualifications:

2 years in an IT System Administrator role directly supporting software development

Proven scripting experience (PowerShell, Python, Ruby)

Experience administering both Windows and Linux servers

Familiarity with virtualization concepts

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, including the ability to

communicate difficult technical concepts in a straight-forward, simple manner

Ability to work in a fast paced, team-oriented environment

Ability to maintain a calm demeanor when things are going wrong in order

to troubleshoot issues effectively

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with continuous integration or continuous deployment


Experience with source code repositories, automated deployment, and

automated testing (Bitbucket and Jenkins a plus)

Hands-on experience with virtualization, VMware or Hyper-V a plus Hands-on experience with cloud-based technologies, Azure a plus Experience with Chef Experience with Agile methodologies

Our software has over 150,000 active users in more than 40 countries from organizations including the U.S. Department of Justice and more than 199 of the Am Law 200. We have grown significantly over the last several years and continue striving to build software that helps solve our customers' toughest e-discovery and unstructured data challenges.

If you're ready to grow with us, we'd love to hear from you.