[PLUG-JOBS] DreamWorks Animation Hiring Operations Systems Administrator

Recruiting DWA PDI/DWA recruiting at dreamworks.com
Tue Apr 3 10:13:46 PDT 2007


The Operations Systems Administrator provides systems, software and hardware support to the DreamWorks Animation company. This includes supporting artists, production management, engineering and
overhead staff. 

Tasks include the building, installing, maintaining, and troubleshooting of Linux and Windows desktops and laptops. Administration of user accounts, installation of software and licenses, and
debugging 3rd party software and in-house applications are also a part of this job. 

This is a demanding role supporting the needs of many departments and concurrent projects in a fast paced production environment. This position requires excellent verbal and written communication
skills, strong customer service focus, ability work in a team as well as independently, ability to learn on the fly, ability to follow procedures, and ability to suggest improvements to existing
procedures as appropriate. 

RESPONSIBILITIES: 
o Production support via phones, email, and at the user's desk 
o Communicate status via email, phone, and through on-line ticket system 
o Manage UNIX and Windows accounts for login and email 
o Develop and document tools/procedures for team and Digital Operations 
o Install and maintain 3rd party software and licensing 
o Ability to lift 50+ pound computer equipment for system setups as necessary 
o Analyze issues and create solutions for HW and SW problems 
o Perform daily & weekly preventative maintenance procedures 
o Maintain positive customer service attitude 

QUALIFICATIONS: 
o Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related field 
o Strong customer service skills 
o Prior UNIX/Linux AND Windows experience is a must 
o Systems administration experience a plus 
o Excellent verbal and written communication skills 
o Ability to learn quickly and work in a fast paced environment 
o Scripting experience (Perl, VBS, csh, etc.) 

Please note this is a 50 hour a week position. 

HOW TO APPLY: 
1. Please paste/copy resume into the body of an email, with the subject line of "Operations Systems Admin" and send to jobs at pdi.com. 
*Due to virus concerns we do not accept attachments. 
2. Send salary requirements along with resume. 


Visit us at: www.dreamworksanimation.com



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