Senior System Administrator

  • €400 - €500 per day (2 x roles required, 1 x mid & 1 senior)
  • Remote working from Ireland is available
  • Project focused role across the Microsoft stack

Our client is a leading and well known semi state body whom are experiencing a big pickup in business. There are several large projects on the cards where they require a senior system administrator to design build and support their large infrastructure. It's a heavily project focused role, where you will also be an escalation point for the support team when required too.

Duties include:

  • Provide Level-3 support as and where required.
  • Act as a mentor to other team members, i.e. coaching in the delivery of projects, tasks and/or troubleshooting exercises
  • Produce high-quality documentation to support workarounds and/or resolutions to assist in knowledge transfer and efficiencies
  • Responsible for management of IT systems monitoring and identify the appropriate resolution in the event of an incident 
  • Assist internal IT teams and provide advice and guidance where appropriate in relation to incidents, service requests and/or projects to ensure the successful completion of said items
  • Adhere to published team and departmental procedures and processes
  • Using industry and company best practice and information, provide improvement and efficiency suggestions to existing team procedures and processes on an ongoing basis
  • Lead or provide expertise to Projects and Business Service Requests as required to ensure tasks and milestones are achieved in a timely manner.
  • Using industry & corporate best practices & standards, design and build complex Microsoft related infrastructure environments

Skills & experience required: 

  • MCSA, MCP and/or CCNA certified
  • Ideally over 5 years’ Senior experience in Microsoft technologies working in a large enterprise environment
  • Excellent Windows Server 2012\2016\2019 implementation & administration skills
  • Expert knowledge of Active Directory and Group Policy
  • Excellent knowledge of network protocols and concepts
  • Excellent knowledge of backup solutions and principles, Netbackup experience a bonus
  • Excellent Windows client OS skills - Windows 10
  • Virtual platform and technology experience is desirable
  • Proven experience is working under strict process control methodologies, e.g. ITIL
  • Good knowledge of ADFS / Office 365 (AzureAD, EXO, Od4B, Teams, inTune - desirable
  • Excellent knowledge of monitoring technologies and principles, preferably SCOM 2016 - desirable 
  • Good knowledge of SCCM and/or other System Centre products a bonus - desirable
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory Certificate Services (PKI) - desirable
  • Good knowledge and proven track record in IT Security best practices - desirable

The client is interviewing immediately, please click APPLY or email your .doc CV to [email protected] for consideration.

Please note: Must have full working rights in Ireland.

Chris  Pelow does  Systems & Cloud Dublin

Systems & Cloud Dublin

[email protected]
+353 87 624 3035