System & Applications Administrator

  • South Dublin based (remote during Covid)
  • Fintech company
  • Permanent: €65k - €68k base + benefits

Our client is a leading Fintech business that has been thriving during Covid. In the role you will join a small close knit infrastructure team (6) whom are responsible for the support, maintenance, security, and on-going deployment of the production systems used by the business. For this role they are looking for someone whom not only has good infrastructure skills, but also experience in deployments/releases of applications, or at a minimum some strong application support experience. There is an in-house development team that you'd be working closely with on projects and BAU and hence the applications experience is important. 


  • Support the proprietary transactional systems across the business
  • The provisioning and deployment of reporting mechanisms to measure system metrics, performance, management data and other information as required.
  • Work with the development and business teams in the design and roll-out of new products and services.
  • Organisation and execution of routine procedures to ensure system reliability and disaster recovery.
  • Monitoring system performance.
  • Perform system and application upgrades as required.
  • Perform third line customer support.
  • Liaise with 3rd party suppliers and contracted support companies.
  • On-call systems support on a per week rota
  • A strong focus on all aspects of systems security

Required Skills:

  • Strong experience in enterprise infrastructure - Windows Server 2012/2016/2019, vSphere, etc
  • Good working knowledge & experience in troubleshooting of web technologies, - Apache, IIS, .NET etc
  • Experience with scripting tasks (Bash/Perl/PHP & Batch/Powershell)
  • Good working knowledge of SQL 
  • Good understanding of SAN technologies
  • Experience using deployment tools such as Octopus Deploy
  • Basic understanding of networking technologies and debugging (use of TCPdump, netstat, load balancers etc...)
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a busy team, working to tight deadlines
  • Ability to learn new skills and new technologies from formal and informal learning
  • Ability to prioritise effectively and manage a big workload
  • Familiar with Agile development methodology

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Chris  Pelow does  Systems & Cloud Dublin

Systems & Cloud Dublin

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