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Cyphermint is hiring - want to work for me in IT Operations?

The position is at Cyphermint, Inc., 241 Boston Post Road West, Marlborough, MA

Network and Systems Administrator

Cyphermint is looking to become the premiere provider of financial services for Internet users who lack bank accounts and/or credit cards. We are a small privately held US corporation that develops software for highly secure funds and information transfer that is positioned to grow. Our core strengths lie in three areas: secure payment, stored value cards & kiosk systems. We are focusing our attention on the U.S. un-banked population of 40 million Americans as well as providing kiosk solutions to some of America’s top corporations.

We are seeking a skilled and motivated Network and Systems Administrator to join our IT Operations team. This position is responsible for maintaining our network and server infrastructure, as well as providing desktop Windows PC support for our 30-person US office. Our servers are primarily Windows 2000 and 2003, and our desktops are Windows 2000 and XP Professional. The qualified candidate will have at least 5 years of technology experience, and must be comfortable handling both hardware and software. Providing outstanding customer service is a must. Experience in evaluating third party hardware and software to satisfy corporate needs is strongly desired. While this position is primarily Windows focused, comfort and experience working with UNIX/Linux is a strong plus for any candidate.

The hours for this position are 08:00-17:00, Monday through Friday. This position does not entail official pager or cell phone on-call time. However, all IT Operations personnel are considered on-call for emergency situations, such as a server crash or power outage outside of standard business hours.

A candidate for this position must have experience with the following:
Microsoft Windows 2000, 2000 Server, 2003 Server, and XP Professional
Microsoft Active Directory
Microsoft Exchange Server
Microsoft Internet Information Server
Microsoft SQL Server
Microsoft Office

The requirements of this position include a working knowledge and understanding of the following, or their equivalent:
Cisco router and PIX Firewall Configuration
PC hardware build, installation, and support
Network printers and file servers
Network hardware installation and support
Network addressing, subnetting and routing
Network and server security, including anti-virus, packet filters, firewalls, intrusion detection
Network protocols including TCP/IP, SSH, SSL, SFTP, SMTP, SNMP, DHCP, DNS
VPN configuration, primarily IPSec and PPTP
Wireless networking, including 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11i/WPA2, WEP, WPA

Candidates would benefit from a working knowledge and understanding of the following:
Standards based web development – XHTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, etc.
Concurrent Versions System (CVS)
VMWare Server and ESX Server
Linux distributions, especially Slackware and CentOS

This energetic professional will have excellent communication, presentation, and organizational skills, have the ability to prioritize tasks, and be able to excel with minimal supervision.

For the right candidate Cyphermint will provide a base salary and bonus to commensurate with experience, as part of a very competitive compensation program.

Cyphermint believes in rewarding our employees for the hard work and dedication they put forth, we will help you achieve your personal and financial goals in life. The environment is friendly, entrepreneurial and relaxed but charged with the excitement that accompanies a group of people determined to achieve at very high levels.

We provide a comprehensive benefit program, including three weeks of flexible time off.

To find out more about us, please visit

Qualified candidates please submit your current resume and salary requirements, as well as a brief summary of why you feel you are the right person for the position, to:


Cyphermint is an equal opportunity employer. Local candidates only.
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