Senior Systems Administrator

Senior Systems Administrator
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Job Description

My Dublin based client is recruiting for a Senior Systems Administrator to join the team on a permanent basis. This is a hybrid model.

My Dublin based client is recruiting for a Senior Systems Administrator to join the team on a permanent basis. This is a hybrid model. The role will report into the IT Operations Manager. The candidate will provide Level 3 support to IT operations while playing a key role in the delivery of the global IT infrastructure projects. The candidate must be deeply experienced in providing technical support to geographically dispersed enterprise environments. They must have expert-level hands-on experience with Microsoft Server, Exchange, SharePoint, Azure/O365 and VMWare. They must also have a strong grounding in IT networks, specifically IPAM, Firewall technologies and Cisco switching/routing. The role requires the successful candidate to be time-flexible, supporting a 24/7 global operational environment. The role also presents an exciting opportunity for the candidate to work with the latest Microsoft and Cisco technologies in a dynamic and growing organisation.

Job Responsibilities

  • You will ensure consistent IT systems and networks availability across the Enterprise
  • You will ensure the stable operation and efficient performance of all Wintel systems & networks.
  • You will monitor & analyse performance of all Wintel systems and networks and proactively remediate any risk to the IT operation.
  • You will monitor the capacity of these systems, to determine its effect on performance & recommend enhancements to meet new or changing demands.
  • Identify and remedy system performance bottlenecks.
  • You will ensure all Wintel systems & networks, & their management & maintenance procedures are fully documented, & peer presented.
  • You will ensure all changes are implemented in accordance with Change & Security Procedures
  • You will work with the Business and IT functions in the design & implementation of IT projects
  • Support business initiatives by delivering projects to planned timelines & budget
  • Prioritise & respond to service desk tickets, ensuring that the ticket is kept updated at every step, in order that the business stakeholder is kept informed of the status of their ticket.
  • Participate in on-call panel to ensure full 24/7 support of global IT operations
  • Documentation & knowledge transfer of all work completed on system updates, changes, & projects

Experience Required

  • Level 3 technical support of IT environment
  • Level1/2 technical support of Networks
  • Technical design and implementation of key IT infrastructure projects
  • IT team member that provides 24/7 support-coverage to Operations
  • Manage Service Requests and Incidents to completion standards

Essential and Desirable Skills

  • A min of 5 years of experience at Level 3 support in an Enterprise environment
  • Windows
  • Networking

Educational Requirements

  • Computer Science Degree or equivalent
  • MCSE/CCNA preferable

Working Hours & Benefits

  • 38 Hour Working Week
  • Hybrid Working
  • 10% Bonus
  • 24 Days Annual Leave plus Bank holidays
  • Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • Income Protection
  • Laya Healthcare

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