Sr. Network/Cloud Administrator

Date: Mar 29, 2024

Location: Port Washington, NY, US, 11050

Company: Actylis

Actylis is a leading manufacturer and supplier of critical raw materials and performance ingredients serving the Life Sciences, Specialty Chemicals, and Agriscience industries.


We offer standard and custom ingredients through our rapidly growing portfolio of GMP and non-GMP facilities worldwide, and further choice through our strong sourcing hub network. This unique hybrid option blending manufacturing and global sourcing, combined with more than 75 years of sourcing and distribution experience makes Actylis the Partner of Choice.

Position Summary

This position will play a critical role in ensuring the seamless connectivity and security of our Server, Network and cloud environments for our offices located in Port Washington, NY, Buffalo, NY, Ogden, Utah, Eugene, Oregon and Montreal, Canada. Flexible support hours required for the different time zones of these locations. This position will leverage expertise in both traditional networking and cloud technologies to design, implement, and manage solutions that support our ever-evolving needs.

Responsibilities will include:


Network & Cloud Infrastructure:

  • Design, deploy, and maintain both on-premises and cloud-based network infrastructure (AWS, Azure preferred), some of which have strict change management protocols.
  • Oversee network device integrity, ensuring optimal performance and security.
  • Provide input as to the backup solutions used within networks.
  • Configure and manage network hardware, software, and configurations.
  • Implement and administer secure VPN connections.
  • Manage wireless environments (design and configuration).


Application Management:

  • Identify, implement, and maintain network and communication applications.
  • Develop and deliver in-service training on new applications.
  • Contribute to the creation and maintenance of knowledgebase documents for knowledge transfer.


Problem-Solving and Support:

  • Be the first line of defense for troubleshooting network and application issues across all health system locations.
  • Provide guidance and direction to team members and external service technicians.
  • Analyze complex situations and propose effective solutions.


Innovation and Collaboration:

  • Participate in the review and design of new or existing network infrastructure and systems.
  • Assist in evaluating project requests and recommending appropriate actions.
  • Collaborate effectively with team members to achieve shared goals.


The salary range for the position of Sr. Network/Cloud Administrator is $110,000 - $115,000 per year. Many factors go into determining employee pay within the range including prior experience, current skills, location/labor market, internal equity and other factors as permitted by law.

Required Experience & Knowledge


  • Bachelor's Degree required, or equivalent combination of education and related experience.
  • 6-8 years of experience in a similar role, with a strong track record of success.
  • Expertise in both on-premises and cloud networking technologies (AWS, Azure preferred).
  • Proven ability to design, implement, and manage secure network solutions.
  • Strong understanding of network security best practices and protocols.
  • Systematic approach to proposing, evaluating, implementing and reviewing changes.
  • Experience with Cisco networking equipment (CCNA, CCNP preferred).
  • Experience with firewalls (Cisco ASA/FortiGate/Sophos preferred).
  • Excellent troubleshooting and analytical skills.
  • Superior communication and time management skills.
  • A team player with a collaborative and results-oriented attitude.

Physical Demand


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.  The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, and climb or balance. 

The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and ability to adjust focus.

Supervisory Responsibilities


Work Environment


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.


Actylis is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Actylis US does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided based on qualifications, merit, and business need.

Nearest Major Market: Long Island
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City