Job Opportunity

Sr Cloud Systems Administrator

Location: San Diego, California, United States of America
Department: Information Security
Employment Type: Regular
Reference Number: R54

Mirati is seeking an Sr. Cloud Systems Administrator who has extensive experience working with Microsoft's Azure platform and enterprise application services to support the IT leadership team in executing the roadmap for IT infrastructure and cloud operations. This role's primary focus is on ensuring technology resources are distributed, maintained, secured, configured, and effectively utilized across Mirati's growing network.

This is a technical role that requires hands-on knowledge of different areas within the cloud arena such as user management, authentication (e.g. Okta, Azure MFA), orchestrate VDIs Linux/Window/Images, cloud enterprise collaboration tools (Teams, SharePoint, OneDrive, Power Platform), cloud infrastructure architecture on AWS and Azure, scripting (PowerShell, bash, Azure cli), cloud and on-premise storage, backups, device management platforms (e.g Intune, Business Manager, Airwatch ), reporting, metric analysis, and familiarity with networking and wireless.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about information technology (IT) operations, providing reliable and secure infrastructure and networking platforms in support of Mirati's critical business solutions. They should have an excellent ability to communicate, organize, document, and solve problems using their in-depth understanding of information systems. They will also be able to use their technical experience and business acumen to maintain a trusted relationship with end-users and business partners, while enabling technical teams to deliver and maintain quality solutions aligned with Mirati's organizational goals.

Your Responsibilities

  • Troubleshoot and document deployment and system issues

  • Follow-up on alerts and notifications

  • Responsible for performance metrics, analysis, and uptime

  • Configure, secure, and maintain Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)

  • Provide technical support to Mirati's end-users' through our ticketing system

  • Write and document code/instructions to automate system architectures

  • Working on custom special projects as assigned

  • Work with the Network Administrator to document, maintain and support networking efforts

  • Understands Azure platform and architecture, documents, and supports the underlying business processes, workflows, data and application platforms that depends on Microsoft and 3rd party services

  • Take ownership of issues, with a sense of urgency, and using sound judgment to resolve

  • SQL server maintenance and support

  • Firewall maintenance and support

  • Server documentation, installation, support, maintenance

  • Backup documentation and maintenance

  • Responsible for tracking licenses, metrics, and reporting

  • Engage peers in accordance with processes and procedures to document and contribute to solution/architecture designs

What is Required

  • Minimum 4 years' experience in a similar role

  • The ability to communicate to technical teams as well as non-technical resources.

  • Strong working knowledge of Azure's platform (M365, Exchange Online, SharePoint, Teams, Azure Active Directory, Power platform, SAML, Defender, SQL databases, Azure Storage, Virtual Network, VPN and Gateways, Powershell/Azure Cli); knowledge of Security and Compliance Center highly desired.

  • Strong knowledge of Azure/AWS infrastructure and architecture

  • Experience with the implementation, integration, management, and support of hybrid environments where SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS solutions, and virtualized and cloud-based infrastructure, are incorporated as required.

  • Strong working knowledge and proven working experience with the following: Windows, Linux, Unix, Storage, VDI, Active Directory, VMware, AWS, Azure, and hardware such as Dell and Cisco/Meraki.

  • Sound technical skills in networking (DNS, DHCP, remote user support, etc.) and experience with circuits, routers, switches, and ISP responsibilities and relationships.

  • Experience in the pharmaceutical industry is highly desirable.

  • Strong detail and organized documentation/technical writing

  • Strong verbal communication skills

  • Has a strong understanding and competency in IAM, resource monitoring and resource groups, mapping dependencies, and scripting

Pay Disclosure

Salary Range:

$80,000.00 - $135,000.00

The salary range listed in the job posting reflects the anticipated base pay range for this role in the United States. Actual base pay decisions consider a variety of factors including, but not limited to, an individual’s skills, qualifications, and experience. In addition to a competitive base salary, this role is currently eligible for our annual discretionary bonus program and annual equity awards (roles on a sales-incentive commission plan will not be eligible for our annual discretionary bonus).

Total Rewards

Mirati employees (and their families) are provided a competitive benefits package including:

  • Comprehensive healthcare coverage – multiple medical plan choices with an employer-funded HSA, dental & vision

  • Company provided life insurance and disability coverage.

  • 401(k) retirement plan with a 6% company match and immediate vesting

  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan with a 15% discount

  • Extensive time off – holidays, PTO and two, week-long paid breaks in the summer and winter