Senior Systems Administrator
- Job Ref: 4754
- Location: Naas, Ireland
- Type: Permanent
OverviewWe are looking for a System Administrator to join its IT infrastructure team. The ideal candidate will have experience deploying / maintaining modern highly available infrastructures local and cloud based, and preferably also have a DevOps background.
The ideal candidate should have a good working knowledge of the following technologies: • Windows server 2012/2016 • Internet Information Services • Active Directory • VMware vSphere 6 • Fortigate firewalls • Cisco Networking • Azure deployment • Microsoft Dynamics • BizTalk • TFS / Azure DevOps
Primary Responsibility: • Build and deploy Windows server 2016 VM’s • Configure, Deploy and troubleshoot web applications in house • Work with global teams to provision new projects using Azure • Assist multiple developments teams with design and implementation of cloud solutions • Assist with implementing automated build and deployment systems using TFS or VSTS / DevOps • Work with and learn about the latest technology involved in building highly available, serverless Azure services using best cloud practice • Collaborate with IT team on delivery of comprehensive infrastructure solutions • Good knowledge of IIS
Other Responsibilities: • Work with global IT team to manage Active Directory • Conduct periodic system maintenance including updating/patching • Develop, document and maintain installation, provisioning, security and configuration procedures • Analysing impact of operating systems updates, patches, and configuration changes. • Analysing system logs and identifying potential issues with our IT Systems. • Investigate and troubleshoot hardware, software, and networking issues and failures.
• Requires at least 10 + years relevant experience. • Requires a degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, DevOps or equivalent. • Ability to work with a range of people, from developers to business users, so good communication skills are essential. • Occasional out of hours support for upgrades and deployment work. • Excellent oral and written English. • Excellent problem-solving skills. • Ability to work within a Team environment
- training and certification in the use of Microsoft, VMware, Cisco and cloud technologies would be considered advantageous.
Exposure and a working knowledge of the following technologies would be ideal to help the candidate grow the role over time.
Technologies. • Lenovo System X series server hardware • Microsoft SQL Server • Microsoft Dynamics 365 • Microsoft SharePoint Server • Microsoft BizTalk server • VoIP telephony • RHEL / Linux • Power BI • SAML experience