PDF Solutions

PDF Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: PDFS) is a leading provider of yield improvement technologies, services, systems and analytics for the IC manufacturing process life cycle.  Headquartered in San Jose, Calif., PDF Solutions operates worldwide with additional offices in China, Europe, Japan, Korea and Taiwan.

PDF Solutions seeks a Senior System Administrator to deploy, maintain and support a growing network of multi-platform satellite business critical Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) infrastructure deployments across East and Southeast Asia.

This position will join and compliment the skills of a larger team having the specific application software skills, industry experience and account management responsibilities required to deliver our solutions to end customers.

The Senior System Administrator position will be based in Taiwan and will require periodic business travel to destinations in East and Southeast Asia.  The position will likely travel 20% or less of the time.


Responsibilities and Duties
The successful candidate must be proficient at the installation, administration and support of Windows Server, Enterprise Linux and VMware vSphere (ESXi) server infrastructure.  The candidate must also be capable of managing and troubleshooting networks and firewalls.  Strong troubleshooting skills are required.

This position will report to the Senior Manager of Operations.  The employee’s contributions and good performance will have wider management visibility offering the opportunity for advancement over time.


Qualifications and Skills
Education and Experience:  University degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or Engineering.  4+ years of experience in a multi-platform system administration position.

Required Technical Skills:  Enterprise Linux, Windows Server, VMware vSphere (ESXi), TCP/IP networking, firewall configuration, DNS, Windows Domains, Windows scripting, Linux scripting, backup operations, and troubleshooting.

Optional Technical Skills:  Although not required for consideration, an applicant with prior experience installing and supporting infrastructure for Oracle or other databases will be preferred.

Language Skills:  The candidate must be fluent in both spoken and written Mandarin.  Further, to effectively communicate with our customers and employees across the world, the candidate must also have written and spoken English language skills.

Travel:  The candidate must possess an internationally recognized passport and be able to obtain visas as needed to travel to destinations in East and Southeast Asia (examples: China, Singapore, Malaysia, Japan, South Korea, and Philippians).