• Jessica Vitorelo

We're Hiring: Senior System Administrator


Senior System Administrator

Wesii - Chiavari (GE), Liguria, Italy


Job:

Full-Time


Company:

20+ Employees

StartUp in Incubator


Industries:

Renewable Energy

Technology

Software


About Us

Wesii is an Italian start-up established in 2016 and operating worldwide through key partnerships and a capillary network of collaborations. With over ten years' experience with multispectral remote sensing activities, gained by its founders and key team members in major European laboratories and research centers, Wesii provides cutting-edge multispectral inspection services for a wide variety of businesses. Wesii applications range from solar plants to landfill site monitoring, from agricultural to naval, and even sports.

Wesii has combined the experience gained in remote sensing technologies with the use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (‘UAV’ or ‘Drones’) and Artificial Intelligence (‘AI’) for automated image recognition, bringing to various markets innovative, reliable and cost-efficient services available for a wide range of customers, from Operators to Asset Managers and Owners.

Wesii has been focusing on the PV Industry since its establishment on aerial inspection and AI-based diagnosis services of PV modules. Current inspection practices of solar farms involve ground-based inspections of PV panels which are time-consuming with significant impact on costs. Our technical solution involves the use of drones and starting from 2021, also planes equipped with high-definition visual (‘RGB’) and thermal InfraRed (‘IR’) cameras for the thermographic analysis of photovoltaic panels. Thus, granting a high level of accuracy and allowing for the identification and geolocation of defects and faults affecting PV modules.


Job Description

We are looking for a senior System Administrator / DevOps.

You’ll be responsible for managing our servers and network infrastructures, as well as supporting developers on building a reliable CI/CD system.To be successful in this role, you should have excellent troubleshooting skills and hands-on experience with various operating systems, excellent communication, collaboration, integration between Operations team and Developers team.



Main Job Responsibilities

  • Counsel the Operations and Development teams

  • Monitor system performance

  • Build backup procedures and disaster recovery strategies

  • Manage our AWS services

  • Configure internal systems

  • Diagnose and troubleshoot technical issues

  • Upgrade the network infrastructure

  • Install servers, devices and firewalls

  • Train new system users and set up their accounts

  • Monitor the performance of servers, software and hardware

  • Ensure the smooth deployment of applications

  • Update technical documentation

  • Held accountable for meeting project deadlines on new developments

  • Propose new best practices to help the team work more efficiently

  • Participate in regular team meetings, sharing updates and ideas


Required Skills/ Knowledge

  • Extensive experience as a Senior System Administrator

  • Solid experience with AWS tools

  • Good knowledge of Python scripting

  • Solid experience on Network Administrator Knowledge of system security techniques

  • Great problem-solving and communication skills

  • Ability to manage multiple teams

  • Experience of Agile development methodologies.

  • Strong diagnostic and analytical skills.

  • Must be able to handle working in a dynamic, start-up environment with parallel responsibilities and competing priorities.

  • Can work quickly while never compromising quality.

  • A team player who is able to energize the team, but also works well independently when needed.

  • Lifelong learner that loves to share obtained knowledge and help others grow.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.

Email your resume to office@wesii.com with the subject line: Senior System Administrator Applicant