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System Administrator

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Job ID: 33411
Department: Technology Department
Location: 2 Montgomery Street


The Port Authority of NY & NJ has a vacancy for a Systems Administrator to support ongoing production maintenance, monitoring and system enhancements of the Server Infrastructure. The systems Administrator has the primary responsibility of Leading the administration and technical support of our Windows and Linux server environment as well as collaborating with the server team and helpdesk to deliver on IT initiatives.

Job Summary.

  • Configuration, Administration and on-going support of Linux Red Hat in a production enterprise environment
  • Collaborate with the Server Team and helpdesk on various IT initiatives including upgrade and migration projects
  • Assist in implementing, executing, maintaining, and documenting proper DR and BC procedures
  • Proactive monitoring and issue resolution
  • Report writing and process and procedure documentation
  • Other duties as required


Candidates must present the following qualifications to be considered eligible for this position:

  • Must have installation, performance tuning, troubleshooting expertise with RHEL
  • Strong scripting skills with experience in Perl, Python, Bash or other scripting languages
  • In depth knowledge of administering Red Hat Satellite
  • Must have extensive experience working with VMWare, ESXi
  • Experience with Windows Server, Active Directory and PowerShell
  • Experience with ADFS, Azure AD Connect & SSO
  • Experience installing, maintaining and configuring services such as BIND, Sendmail, Apache, Etc.
  • Enterprise Environment exposure
  • Knowledge of ITIL


Ideal candidates will present the following profile:

  • In addition to the ability to work independently, a demonstrated ability in successful problem-solving and management of multiple tasks is required.
  • Attention to detail and willingness to learn new skills

Compensation & Benefits

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey offers a competitive salary, an outstanding benefits package and a professional environment that supports development and recognizes achievement.

How To Apply

Interested candidates should apply to this job by clicking on the Apply Now button and submitting a combined cover letter and resume.

Only applicants under consideration will be contacted.

About The Port Authority

Founded in 1921, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey builds, operates, and maintains many of the most important transportation and trade infrastructure assets in the country. The agency's network of aviation, ground, rail, and seaport facilities is among the busiest in the country, supports more than 550,000 regional jobs, and generates more than $23 billion in annual wages and $80 billion in annual economic activity. The Port Authority also owns and manages the 16-acre World Trade Center site, where the 1,776-foot-tall One World Trade Center is now the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere.


The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey/Port Authority Trans-Hudson (PATH) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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