[sf-lug] [JOB POSTING] Operations System Administrator; Redwood City, CA; $45K-55K

jim jim at well.com
Mon Jan 12 15:47:26 PST 2009

Dreamworks Animation is looking for an Operations System Administrator
(OSA) for its Redwood City studio to provide OS, SW & HW support calls
on Windows & Linux.  The role supports the needs of multiple departments
with multiple needs in a fast paced production environment at multiple
sites.  The role is a fulltime position with asalary range of $45k to

The job requires excellent verbal & written communication skills, strong
customer service focus, and abilities to work in a team & independently,
learn on the fly, follow procedures and suggest improvements.

- Building, installing, maintaining and troubleshooting Linux & Windows
desktops & laptops
- User account administration
- Software & license installation
- Application debugging
- User support (phones, email tracking system & at the user's desk)
- Develop & document tools/procedures
- Install & maintain 3rd party software & licensing
- Set up & move systems as necessary
- Analyze issues & create solutions for HW & SW problems
- Daily & weekly preventative maintenance procedures
- Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related field
- Strong customer service skills
- Prior UNIX/Linux/Windows experience is a must
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to learn quickly and work in a fast paced environment
- Scripting experience (Perl, VBS, shell, etc.)
- Mac experience a plus
- Systems administration experience a plus
Thanks and please send your resume directly to
tim.norman at dreamworks.com.

Tim Norman
Dreamworks Animation
Ph 818. 695. 7801
Fax 818. 695. 6210

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