Due to expansion, our client is looking to recruit an IT Systems Administrator for an immediate start!

*This is a 12mth contract with a view to a permanent role*

The primary focus is to maintain in-house and cloud IT infrastructure (servers, storage, networks, third party systems used on-prem) and to support their staff (in assistance of Helpdesk Technician)

Main responsibilities include:

  • In-house / cloud storage management
  • Cross OS management – Microsoft Windows Server and Linux systems Software / Hardware patch management
  • Microsoft 365 – maintenance of all modules, security improvements, periodical sanity tests.
  • In-house network infrastructure maintenance & management (switches, firewalls, Wi-Fi, and VPN)
  • Virtualisation & Hyper Converged hardware (VMware and HyperV)
  • Third party software and systems – maintenance and service (finance, HR, CRM)
  • Maintenance of other in-house services such as printing or conferencing systems.

The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to support and communicate with users on all levels,
  • Self-starter who uses own initiative, and able to work effectively as a member of a team,
  • Self-learner with a huge interest of new technology solutions, existing IT trends and personal development plan designed.
  • Microsoft 365 – excellent management skills,
  • Hands-on skills and good understanding of Microsoft Windows Server and Linux (RedHat, CentOS) – certification is an advantage,
  • VMware hands-on skills and good operational knowledge – certification is an advantage,
  • Good understanding and hands-on skills of network management – certification (CCNA, CCNP) is an advantage,
  • A genuine passion for IT and new technologies
  • Third Level Degree in Computer Science (Desired)
  • Full clean driving licence.

If this role is of interest to you, please apply with your updated CV for an immediate start.