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Jack Henry & Associates Systems Administrator in Springfield, Missouri

Systems Administrator

General information

JobID: 9166

Position Level: Individual Contributor

Team: Information Technology

Position Type: Regular

Working Time: Full-Time

Locations: Allen, Texas, Houston, Texas, Lenexa, Kansas, Monett, Missouri, Remote, Remote, Springfield, Missouri

Travel Requirements: 10%

Description & Requirements

The Systems Operations & Automation (SOA) team is seeking an experienced Systems Administrator to jointheir growing team. Reporting to the Systems Operations & Automation Supervisor, this team is responsible for the entire server lifecycle including provisioning, deployment, support, and end of life, systems management, configuration management, platforms management (Azure, SaaS based apps, etc.), and assisting with process automation.

This position is with our JHA Server Operations team and will be primarily focused on configuration and support of Windows and Linux based servers and services. Successful candidates will be hardworking and self-motivating, like working on a team, but also capable of completing a project on time and on your own. Individuals will look for areas to improve processes, as well as enjoy learning new technology. Top candidates will be capable of developing scripts, programs, and workflows to automate tasks and processes and will understand the business impact and how to interpret business requirements.

This position can be based out of any Jack Henry office location or remote from any US location.


  • Must have a minimum 4 years of experience in Windows or Linux server administration.

  • Must be able to work on-call rotation and may potentially work nights and weekends based on business needs.

  • Must be able to travel up to 10 % to attend meetings, trainings and or attend a professional conference


  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Experience with one or more modern scripting languages (e.g. Powershell, Ruby, Bash, Python, Perl etc.).

  • Experience with one or more automation tools (Chef Automate, System Center Orchestrator, System Center Configuration Manager, Microsoft Service Management Automation, Azure Automation, Ansible, Salt and Puppet etc.).

  • Applicable industry standard certification(s).

  • Experience with Git, GitHub, GitLab.

  • Knowledge of IT infrastructure concepts and principles.

  • Basic project management skills.


  • Designs IT infrastructure solutions.

  • Proposes and implements system enhancements (software and hardware updates) that will improve the performance and reliability of the system.

  • Monitors systems for optimum performance and availability.

  • Installs, configures and maintains systems.

  • Troubleshoots and resolves customer and internally-reported system problems.

  • Implements and monitors corporate security policies.

  • Documents and implements system procedures, policies and events.

  • Participates in on-call 24x7 support rotation.

  • Performs essential functions required for effective system backup and restore testing.

  • Performs periodic recovery testing of DR plans.

  • May assist support groups with applications installed on various servers.

Equal Employment Opportunity

At Jack Henry, we know we are better together. We value, respect, and protect the uniqueness each of us brings. Innovation flourishes by including all voices and makes our business—and our society—stronger. Jack Henry is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to providing equal opportunity in all of our employment practices, including selection, hiring, performance management, promotion, transfer, compensation, benefits, education, training, social, and recreational activities to all persons regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, genetic information, pregnancy, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, sexual orientation, and military and veteran status, or any other protected status protected by local, state or federal law.

No one will be subject to, and Jack Henry prohibits, any form of discipline, reprisal, intimidation, or retaliation for good faith reports or complaints of incidents of discrimination of any kind, pursuing any discrimination claim, or cooperating in related investigations.