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Senior Systems Administrator

Irving, TX, US

Requisition Number: 72751 

As an Sr. Systems Engineer, you will enter a high-energy and tech savvy world. We are looking for someone who has exceptional interpersonal skills, is customer service focused, and has a proven track record of delivering best in class operational support in hybrid cloud environment. Successful engineers are able to adapt quickly to changing technical and professional environments.

Insight is looking for talented individuals who are passionate about emerging technologies and excited about the opportunity to work for industry-leading organizations!  So, if you are a seasoned Linux and Windows administrator looking to make that jump into the Cloud, Containerization, DevOps and automation, this job may be for you.


 What you’ll do at Insight:

  • Actively participate in the assessment, planning, designing, and implementing of internally developed and vendor supplied systems. 
  • Be a trusted advisor to our internal IT and Functional partners on how to best implement and manage critical IT services and solutions.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with clients and internal teams.
  • Ensure reliability of systems by designing and implementing highly scalable and resilient platforms for our critical IT and customer facing systems.
  • Using automation tools and best practices to ensure reliability of our systems.
  • Rotating on-call support duties


What you’ll need to join Insight:

  • 2+ years implementing and troubleshooting Linux or Windows, tools like Chef, puppet.  Scripting languages (python, ruby, shell) are a must.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical or business discipline or demonstrated performance in a technical work environment.
  • Highly communicative and collaborative work style
  • Growth in technical skills through certifications Docker, AWS, Azure, OS or other similar achievements is desired.
  • Ability to effectively communicate, present and articulate strategies across various audiences; sales, marketing, partners, clients, consultants, executive leaders (internal and external)
  • Familiarity and/or experience in cloud providers like Azure is preferred
  • DevOps experience is a plus

The position described above provides a summary of some the job duties required and what it would be like to work at Insight. For a comprehensive list of physical demands and work environment for this position, click here.

Today, every business is a technology business. Insight Enterprises, Inc. empowers organizations of all sizes with Insight Intelligent Technology Solutions™ and services to maximize the business value of IT. As a Fortune 500-ranked global provider of digital innovation, cloud/data center transformation, connected workforce, and supply chain optimization solutions and services, we help clients successfully manage their IT today while transforming for tomorrow. From IT strategy and design to implementation and management, our 6,800 employees help clients innovate and optimize their operations to run smarter. Discover more at


  • Global provider of Intelligent Technology Solutions™ for organizations of all sizes
  • Ranked #417 on the 2018 Fortune 500, #12 on the CRN Solution Provider 500
  • Founded in 1988 in Tempe, Arizona; now celebrating our 30th anniversary and operating in 20 countries
  • $6.7 billion in revenue for 2017
  • 8,000+ teammates worldwide working with 5,300+ partners
  • 2017 Arizona’s Most Admired Companies (AZ Business Magazine), #7 2017 Best Places to Work (Phoenix Business Journal)
  • 2018 Dell EMC Server Partner of the Year, 2018 Intel Retail Solution Partner of the Year, 2018 IBM Geography Excellence Award as the Top National Strategic Business Partner in North America, Microsoft’s largest global partner



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Insight is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.


Posting Notes: Dallas || Texas (US-TX) || United States (US) || None || None || US - Dallas, TX; US - Tempe, AZ ||


Nearest Major Market: Irving
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

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