Systems Administrator


Nautilus Insurance Group is an "A+ XV" (Superior) rated member of the W.R. Berkley Corp., a Fortune 500 company. We specialize in providing excess and surplus lines commercial property and casualty insurance coverage.

We currently have an employment opportunity available for a Systems Administrator. The Systems Administrator’s primary responsibility will be to design, install, configure and administer server hardware, server software, networked switches, hypervisor environment, data storage systems, and fiber network. This includes optimizing and fine tuning operation systems and components to achieve high availability and performance. The SA will administer VOIP




-Assure business requirements are met for new or upgraded applications by determining system specifications by using accepted analysis techniques and procedures. 

-Researches and recommends new systems and applications to improve efficiency, reliability, and performance of IT environment.

-Collaborates with infrastructure team members, business analysts, developers, and database administration teams to ensure availability, reliability, and scalability of systems to meet corporate objectives.

-Loads and configures specified software packages such as operating systems and applications on servers - tests and observes system functions to verify correct system operations.

-Troubleshoots and resolves complex hardware and software problems on enterprise servers and storage devices. 

-Ensures infrastructure hardware and software comply with established policies, standards, licensing agreements, and configuration guidelines.

-Performs file system management using established methodology and standard practices. 

-Possess ability to size, create, reconfigure, and deploy server virtualization technology.

-Reviews and deploys service packs, hot fixes, system updates, and vendor-supplied patches according to best practices for server and system environments.

-Provides administrative support for system backup software.  Assures data is backed up and validates recovery procedures to assure company and regulatory requirements are met.

-Provides administrative support for VOIP telephone system.  Assures database is backed up and validates recovery procedures to assure company requirements are met. 

-Provides 24-hour on-call coverage on a rotation basis.

-May lead, manage and/or participate in special projects.

-Develops and maintains Windows training materials and systems documentation for educating IT staff.

-May mentor and/or provide guidance to junior members of the team.

-Enforces Change Control procedures to insure minimal production impact. 

-Assures Data Center is clean and clear of obstructions. 




-BS degree in Computer Science or related field; or 3-5 years related experience and/or training.

-A minimum of 3 years hands-on experience installing, configuring and maintaining the following technologies: 

-Windows server

-SAN or NAS technology, NetApp preferred

-Server hypervisor technology, VMware preferred 

-Two or more years’ experience installing Microsoft .NET framework, Microsoft IIS, Microsoft ISA, and Microsoft SQL Server. 

-Two or more years’ experience with Active Directory migration, setup, and implementation. 

-Two or more years’ experience with DNS and TCP/IP networking. 

-Two or more years’ experience using backup management software.

-Familiarity with load balance appliances, F5preferred. 

-Ability to demonstrate knowledge of popular Windows PC software programs including and not limited to Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat, and Internet Explorer.

-VCP or Microsoft Server certification is preferred.


Nautilus believes their employees are their greatest asset.  We foster an environment of accountability, teamwork and integrity.  Our motivated employees have built an impeccable reputation for our firm serving the Excess and Surplus Lines industry. Nautilus Insurance offers a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical insurance, dental, life/AD&D, both short- and long-term disability insurance and a 401(k)/Profit Sharing plan. Nautilus promotes a healthy lifestyle for our employees by providing an onsite fitness facility and a variety of wellness programs.

Qualified candidates should submit their resumes along with salary requirements, directly to  Salary is commensurate with experience.



Nautilus Insurance Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you meet the position qualifications and would like to submit your resume, please mail, fax, or e-mail your resume to:

Physical Address:

Nautilus Insurance Company
7233 E. Butherus Dr.
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Attn: Human Resources

Fax: (480) 281-0930