Job Details: Senior Systems Administrator


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Jervis Street
Dublin 1
Senior Systems Administrator
My client a major multinational is currently recruiting for a Senior
Systems Administrator to join their Technology team.

Summary

* Maintain and support locally installed infrastructure.

* Technologist, subject matter expert and product owner for core
technologies comprising European Technology Platforms landscape, with
focus on those technologies used in the company. Expert knowledge of
one/many technologies and good understanding of a range of others. To
include: -

* Server technologies and Operating systems, including VMWare, Windows
Server, Unix/Linux

* Storage (EMC and NetApp) and Backup technologies.

* Directory and Access Management services, including Active
Directory.

* Network services, including WAN/SDWAN, LAN, WLAN

* Responsible for relationship with technical SMEs in technology
partners.

* Support the creation and maintenance of strategies and roadmaps for
technology platform services, in conjunction with Strategy /
Enterprise Architecture and others.

* Promote and assure adherence/alignment to technical standards.

* Design and architecture for Technology Platform services. Define
best practice approach for design and architecture and ensure services
are designed, delivered and transitioned to a sustainable operating
model.

* Provide technical Subject matter expert level 3 support for
incident, change and problem management processes to ensure service
availability.

Principal Responsibilities and Accountabilities

* Be familiar with the architecture, technologies and devices employed
throughout the Group&#**Apply on the website**;s IT network, with
particular focus on those technologies used in the company.

* Work with the other Systems & Network Administrators, and other IT
personnel, as well as vendor representatives to assist in the on-going
maintenance and development of the Group&#**Apply on the website**;s
IT infrastructure.

* Participate in the evaluation, recommendation, and selection of
hardware and software solutions.

* Assist in ensuring that the Group&#**Apply on the website**;s
network and systems are at no time exposed to access by unauthorised
users.

* Assist in the efficient management of disk space available on all
networked systems, monitor disk utilisation, and make timely
recommendations for the deployment of storage resources.

* Be an active resource in the thorough testing, installation and
configuration of new systems software and hardware versions and
components.

* Be actively engaged in troubleshooting, and liaising with third
party technicians in fault determination and efficient problem fixing
as and when required.

* Be involved in systems development projects from time to time as
directed by IT Management

* Continuing self-development in the area of technical network
expertise and developments in IT generally.

Knowledge and Skills

Required

* Strong VMware Experience.

* Linux/Unix Administration skills.

* Windows & Active Directory administration skills.

* Strong networking & security skills, preferably Cisco.

* Storage Area Network experience, preferably EMC & NetApp.

* Excellent documentation and communications skills.

* Experience working in a medium-large enterprise.

Desirable

* Certification in multiple relevant technologies, to demonstrate
experience and capability to expert level.

* Certification in ITIL.

* Experience in managing vendors and service providers

We need : English (Good)

Type: Permanent
Payment:
Category: Others

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