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IT- IT Administrator

Bellevue, WA
Sucker Punch is looking for a proactive IT Administrator who has a passion for leveraging technology and software to solve problems and maximize our 140+ person studio’s ability to create amazing PlayStation games.

Top to bottom – Hyper-V hosts, 300 Win10 workstations, a 10Gb network infrastructure and PlayStation 5 development kits – you’re responsible for managing a wide array of technology needs in our studio.  Procurement, key systems availability, troubleshooting, and security are all in your portfolio. This is a hands-on position involved in implementation and firefighting. The IT Administrator interacts with all members of the team, and should have excellent communication skills, maintain a key sense of professionalism, be goal oriented, self-driven, and have a positive attitude.  

Sucker Punch prides itself on being a studio where the work is dynamic, challenging, and rewarding, and employees have the ability to have a big impact on our games as well as the studio.

  • Windows Server 2016/2019 Hyper-V and failover clustering.
  • Administer Active Directory on Windows Server 2012R2 and 2016. Account user creation/deletion.  Group policy maintenance.
  • Administer Linux CentOS/Ubuntu servers and RozoFS Storage cluster.
  • Administer Windows files shares and Linux NFS shares, including iSCSI SAN.
  • Support and maintain Microsoft WSUS with Batchpatch.
  • Support 300+ Windows 10 workstations, with a focus on GPU and disk I/O performance
  • Support company mission-critical Perforce versioning control.
  • Maintain and configure multiple VLAN network, on Brocade layer 2/3 switches. 1GB and 10GB Copper as well as 10/40 Optical. Experience with VDX and ICX switches preferred.
  • Maintain and configure Ruckus WiFi access points and Power-over-Ethernet.
  • Maintain and monitor all backup systems: VM’s via Veeam, Files/data on local tape.
  • Maintain complex multi-network IPSec VPN with OSPF routing protocol.
  • Administer company email services with O365.
  • Administer company phone system with MightyCall VOIP.
  • Maintain assorted license/key management.

  • Manage the planning and execution of solution-based IT projects to improve productivity, collaboration, security, and storage.
  • A mastery of IT systems and infrastructure that enables the improvement of the operational systems, processes, and policies in support of the studio’s mission. 
  • Ability to build strong relationships and influence others across the organization. 
  • Occasional OT/time-shifting required to deploy changes in off hours. On-call for LAN emergencies and outages.  
  • Knowledge of AWS, Google Apps, and other cloud services.
  • High level of professionalism and customer service.
  • 8+ years IT experience and 5+ years of experience installing and managing hardware, web servers, database services, and setting and managing networks.
  • Direct personal experience with specific items: Brocade Switches, Juniper Firewalls, and Perforce servers.
  • Experience administering Confluence/JIRA.
  • Experience with Powershell, Python, and/or BASH.
  • Complex creative problem-solving skills.
  • Help with IT ticketing and other help desks tasks as needed.

We are currently seeking US employment eligible candidates.

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