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Responsibilities

Execute Systems Administration Service Levels

  • Monitor systems performance and usage, including response times
  • Supervise backups, optimisation, initiation of recovery procedures and routine troubleshooting
  • Communicate regularly with technical, applications and operational staff to ensure systems integrity and security
  • Determine the systems’ short- and long-term requirements
  • Manage systems report production

Advise on System Capabilities

  • Provide technical advice to the team and clients on installation, setup, configuration of systems
  • Interpret internal or external business issues and recommends solutions/best practices
  • Implement plans to make systems available to users in a shared, secure and controlled manner

Develop New Systems

  • Lead the development of new systems as per the system requirements
  • Design security and integrity controls
  • Conduct new systems testing and implementation
  • Define the system maintenance procedures
  • Analyse the use of new systems to identify enhancement needs
  • Lead research initiatives for the development of advanced and automated approaches for system administration

Optimise systems performance

  • Seek opportunities to optimise the delivery of systems services with emphasis on availability, reliability, scalability, and security
  • Conduct regular system audits and upgrades
  • Develop automated processes to define, measure, and report on service quality, stability and capacity

Resolve issues

  • Oversee the assessment of risks to systems
  • Identify complex system issues to provide advisory to the stakeholders
  • Investigate cause of systems issues
  • Resolve complex issues
  • Provide escalation support for issues presented by the user

Requirements

  • Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent.
  • At least 5 years experience in data centre operations supporting Wintel system. Solid experience in server virtualization technology, e.g. VMWare. Familiar with the latest virtualization and Windows technology.
  • Strong in PowerShell and other scripting language. Proven track record on leveraging the scripting knowledge for automation and process improvement.
  • Strong communications skills with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Certification in MCSE preferred. Possession of ITSM knowledge will be added advantage.

Shortlisted candidates will be offered a 1 Year Agency Contract employment.