systeme engineer

systeme engineer

Our client in the finance industry is looking for a system engineer to join their team.

Responsibilities :

  • Managing, Implementing, Troubleshooting and Maintaining IT systems
  • Administer and manage both internal / external systems and infrastructure
  • Automate as much as possible new installations, specific configurations whilst maintaining the environment in a high availability and solid state
  • Implement and Monitor systems availability where necessary to cap uptime to 99.999%
  • Carry out performance monitoring tests to identify any degradation in all systems infrastructure while working with outer teams to find solid solutions
  • Proactively liaise with Security Engineer to correct any anomalies post conducting security assessments on the infrastructure stack
  • Ensure backup/recovery plans and resiliency strategies are in place to cater for business continuity
  • Contribute towards the planning and design of information/operational systems
  • Liaise with vendors and other IT personnel for problem resolution
  • Provide support for problem identification, diagnosis and resolution of issues
  • Manage activities on a day to day basis of operational services within the internal office to become oriented with the DevOps lifecycle
  • Setup, configure and maintain existing and new hardware, peripherals and services
  • Ensure system monitoring is performed daily and verify the integrity together with availability of each respective solution
  • Research innovative and automated solutions to lessen repetitive tasks
  • Schedule windows patching and upgrades on a regular basis

Requirements :

  • A degree in Computer Science and/or Microsoft certification
  • IT related discipline and extensive industry experience
  • Adequate organisational skills
  • Communication skills with the ability to deliver technical jargon to non-technical team members
  • Excellent analytical, technology strategy and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative with a minimum amount of supervision and to prioritise tasks and projects
  • Certified in MCITP, MCTS, MCSA, MCSE or related certifications
  • Cisco CCNA is considered an asset
  • Experience in Hyper-V Virtualization, administration and troubleshooting
  • Experience in Microsoft Windows Server administration and troubleshooting
  • Basic experience in installing, configuring and troubleshooting Linux based environments
  • Good knowledge of system and application monitoring tools such as Zabbix, PRTG, Azure App Insights, Log Analytics etc
  • Solid networking knowledge (OSI network layers, TCP/IP)
  • Experience with network installation and configuration – LAN/WAN, firewalls & switches