IT Systems Administrator

  • Location

    Malvern, Worcestershire

  • Sector:

    IT, Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £400 - £500 per day

  • Contact:

    Ben Mcrae

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Role: IT Systems Administrator / Server Engineer

Location: Malvern

Duration: 6 months

Rate: Competitive Day Rates

Security Clearance: DV

This is a new opportunity for a Systems Admin/Server Engineer to join a team of dedicated IT professionals to deliver new and exciting IT systems into the Defence environment.

* This role is suitable for an experienced systems administrator or server engineer with a technical background in VMWare, vSphere and Microsoft Server.
* Working under Senior Engineers or Architects, the candidate will work on tasks and take responsibility for the systems administration and technical tasks. .
* The applicant will be expected to uphold quality and maintain systems to budget and time constraints.
* The candidate must be organized and have exceptional time and personal management and have sound technical knowledge and experience across multiple platforms and technologies

Position Requirements:

* Proactively work with solution architects and senior engineers to aid in the maintenance and implementation of 3 current high classification systems
* Work on, and lead tasks to ensure delivered solution is maintained to the required level
* Aid with work on existing projects including business as usual tasks.
* Keep abreast of industry trends and advancements in information technology
* Work with management team to drive through a culture of technical and engineering excellence and adherence to client technical governance.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:

* Demonstrable in-depth experience of administration and management of VMWare ESXi and Microsoft Server 2012 and later. Ideally with relevant technical qualifications.
* A sound technical understanding of IT concepts, including Active Directory, Group Policy Object and DNS architectures, WSUS, Exchange, SharePoint, DFS, Veeam.
* Experience in supporting Enterprise Infrastructure Services including directory, messaging, back-up and storage
* Experience of systems integration, with appreciation of networking requirements for a server infrastructure.
* Knowledge of JSP 604 and 440 and associated JSPs would be desirable.

To apply please send your CV's in the first instance.