Senior System Administrator (Forex) – Limassol

  • Career Level Others
  • Experience 3 Years
  • Industry Forex
  • Qualification Bachelor Degree
Job Description

Advance Career, on behalf of our client, a well established Forex organisation, is looking to recruit a Senior System Administrator;

Responsibilities:
Responsible for the maintenance, configuration, and reliable operation of computer systems, network servers, and virtualization
Install and upgrade computer components and software, manage virtual servers, and integrate automation processes
Troubleshoot hardware and software errors by running diagnostics, documenting problems and resolutions, prioritizing problems, and assessing impact of issues
Provide documentation and technical specifications to IT staff for planning and implementing new or upgrades of IT infrastructure
Perform or delegate regular backup operations and implement appropriate processes for data protection, disaster recovery, and failover procedures
Lead desktop and helpdesk support efforts, making sure all desktop applications, workstations, and related equipment problems are resolved in a timely manner with limited disruptions
Responsible for capacity, storage planning, and database performance
Review Application Logs
Manage monitoring systems
Maintain inventory and asset configuration documentation
Interact with customers and staff at the technical level, as required

Qualifications:
University degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, System Administration, or a closely related field, or equivalent experience required
Excellent command of the English language. Greek and/or Russian is an advantage
3-5 years managing servers network administration, or system administration
Working knowledge of virtualization, Hyper-V, or equivalent
Strong knowledge of systems and networking software, hardware, and networking protocols
Sound knowledge of implementing and effectively developing helpdesk and IT operations best practices, including expert knowledge of security, storage, data protection, and disaster recovery protocols
Proven track record of developing and implementing IT strategy and plans
Solid understanding of Microsoft Active Directory
Experience with scripting and automation tools
Ability to respond to help desk requests after hours on a limited basis as well as occasional weekend maintenance
System administration and IT certifications in Linux, Microsoft, or other network related fields are a plus

Benefits:
An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate.