A career at Auto-Owners is challenging and rewarding. Our group of caring associates create financial security by helping individuals and businesses make a new start when a loss occurs.Job DescriptionAuto-Owners Insurance, a top-rated insurance carrier, is seeking a motivated individual to join our IT Division as a Web Infrastructure Administrator. Responsibilities include installing and maintaining hardware and software on the mainframe and distributed servers analyzing information, problem solving, communicating, and working both independently and with others. The position requires the person to:Maintain and support web server, load balancing, and middleware environment.Identify system resource requirements.Recommend and install upgrades and security patches.Assist with system issues and problem resolution.Work closely with application development teams.Guide architectural decisions for distributed enterprise applications.Design and implement authentication and security for web applications.Create and maintain automation scripts.Work with vendors on issues.Desired Skills and ExperienceBachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, Business Information Systems, Information Systems, or Management Information Systems or a similar major is preferred. Candidates without a four-year degree, but with several years of relevant experience, may also be considered.Ability to clearly articulate thoughts verbally and in writing by preparing business correspondence that is effective and professionalStrong problem solving and troubleshooting skillsExperience with WebSphere, Apache, IBM MQ, AppDynamics, F5 BIG-IP, Python or PowerShell/Bash is preferredBenefitsAuto-Owners offers a wide range of career opportunities, and we are seeking talent that will help us continue our long tradition of success. We offer a friendly work environment, structured training program, employee mentoring and an excellent compensation/benefits package. Along with a competitive base salary, matched 401(k), fully-funded pension plan (once vested), and bonus programs, Auto-Owners also provides generous paid time off including holidays, vacation days, personal time, and sick leave. If you're looking to do rewarding work alongside great people, Auto-Owners is the place for you!*Please note that the ability to work in the U.S. without current or future sponsorship is a requirement.