Systems Administrator

  • Company:
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 months ago
  • Category:
    IT & Software

Job Description
Our client is looking for a Systems Administrator to manage and safeguard organizations IT infrastructure including servers, storage, computing systems. He will also assist the senior system administrator, support staff and other teams. He will be responsible of maintaining, supporting and improving the organization’s IT infrastructure as well as data integrity, including LANs, Internet and intranet systems, network, storage & servers infrastructure. He will report directly to the Information Technology Manager.

Main responsibilities:
•Monitoring and maintenance of servers and applications to ensure availability and high efficiency in a 24/7/365 environment;
•Responsible of ensuring full data availability and integrity (backups, disaster recovery, business continuity);
•Implement new servers, applications to establish new services or for improving existing infrastructure;
•Addressing helpdesk tickets for user’s support, and advanced troubleshooting
•Ensure systems security to protect the Organization’s IP;
•Research, Evaluation and Implementation of new technologies to keep the company up to date with Industry trends and advancements;
•Creating documentation of IT setups and keeping them up to date.

Other duties:
•Whenever required, provide backup coverage of all administrator duties and responsibilities;
•Availability and support to perform after hour / weekend activities (scheduled OR emergency);
•Availability to work in multiple shifts in a 24/7 environment;
•Work on assigned projects as a team member or team leader;
•Communicate with Client IT team and troubleshoot issues;
•Perform other related duties as assigned.
Must Have Skills:
3-6 years of IT experience as a system admin;
3 years in advanced troubleshooting and support in an enterprise environment;
Autonomous, ability to take full ownership of a task/issue until completion/resolution;
Experience with multi-site /multi-continental enterprise architecture.

Must have:
Advanced level of experience in a Microsoft environment;
Windows 2012 R2 Hyper-V cluster;
Windows 2012 R2 Remote Desktop Servers farm;
System Center Virtual Machine Manager;
Infrastructure Backup & Replication;
Enterprise Storage (NetApp FAS, FreeNAS, Synology).

Experience with:
Windows Active Directory Domain Services;
Windows File Services, GPO, DNS, and DHCP;
System Center Endpoint Protection;
Microsoft RRAS;
Microsoft VPN;
Exchange 2013 DAG;
PowerShell scripting;
Proxy, LANcaching, Application control.

Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written in French and English.
Nice to Have Skills:
Working knowledge of managing Network infrastructure;
Working knowledge of VMware, vSphere;
Working knowledge of Linux server’s administration;
Previous experience working in the Gaming industry.
Starting: ASAP