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System Administrator



Arlington, TX, USA
Posted on Monday, June 3, 2024
Ready to make connectivity from space universally accessible, secure and actionable? Then you’ve come to the right place!
E-Space is bridging Earth and space to enable hyper-scaled deployments of space-powered Internet of Things (IoT) solutions and services. We are fundamentally changing the design, economics, manufacturing, coverage limitations and service delivery associated with traditional satellite and terrestrial IoT systems.
We’re intentional, we’re unapologetically curious and we’re 100% committed to saving space, protecting our planet and turning connectivity into actionable intelligence.

What is this role:

  • We are hiring a System Administrator for our Arlington, Texas office to support our executive, administrative, finance, and engineering teams.
  • This role offers the opportunity to develop an IT infrastructure strategy from the ground up in a fast-paced environment.
  • The ideal candidate will be hands-on and comfortable working at all levels of IT.

What you will do:

  • Software and Platforms: Microsoft Teams, SharePoint, Okta, JIRA, Confluence, Atlassian products, Azure Active Directory, and similar programs with integration experience across multiple platforms. Scripting capability is required.
  • Licensing and Management: Experience with hardware selection, support, and vendor negotiations in mechanical, electrical, and RF engineering software domains.
  • Physical Infrastructure: Setting up and managing physical servers, IT wiring, and deployment, including Linux, ESXi, RDP, containers, and cluster environments. Experience with ordering and managing internet infrastructure in multi-vendor environments.
  • Software Skills: Proficiency in Python and database administration for platform integration, SSO, and various IT-related software packages. This includes NAS and backup system automation, LAMP stacks, and other web operations and high-availability clustering systems.
  • LAN Management and Security: Global experience in LAN management and security, including a deep understanding of routing, firewall configuration, VLANs, and supporting complex SDWAN, IPSEC, and similar implementations.

What you will bring:

  • Proven experience as a System Administrator or in a relevant role.
  • Microsoft Certification and experience managing the Microsoft suite of end-user and infrastructure tools.
  • A passion for solving problems for team members both directly and across various offices.
  • Expertise in managing information technology and computer systems across the business.
  • Experience in planning, organizing, controlling, and evaluating IT and electronic data operations.
  • Skills in designing, developing, implementing, and coordinating systems, policies, and procedures.
  • Proven ability to ensure the security of data, network access, and backup systems.
  • Alignment with user needs and system functionality to contribute to organizational policy.
  • Experience in auditing systems and assessing their outcomes.

Bonus points:

  • Excellent knowledge of technical management, information analysis, and computer hardware/software systems.
  • Expertise in data management and data governance.
  • Hands-on experience with computer networks, VPNs, network administration, and network installation.
  • Proven ability to work with multiple teams and organizations to implement solutions and establish IT best practices.
We are redefining how satellites are designed, manufactured and used—so we’re looking for candidates with passion, deep knowledge and direct experience on LEO satellite component development, design and in-orbit activities. If that’s your experience – then we’ll be immediately wow-ed.