Systems Engineer

London, South East England
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Systems Engineer
£36,000 - £42,000 + perm benefits

Windows | Linux | Server | Infrastructure | Storage | Systems

A leading educational institute is currently recruiting for a Infrastructure Systems to be responsible for support, development, maintenance and on-going improvement of my clients ICT infrastructure systems. You will be involved in physical and virtual servers, core applications, middleware, data centres etc. ensuring that these services are effective and efficient and meet defined SLA's.

*To ensure that ICT Infrastructure-related incidents and problems are resolved and services requested are fulfilled in accordance with agreed service level targets.
*To ensure that all ICT changes are logged, approved and implemented in accordance with the ICT Services Change Management Policy and Process.
*To perform system administration tasks for Windows and Linux operating systems, including the creation, deletion and amendment of user accounts and access privileges.
*To provide systems support for the development and maintenance of the Database Management Systems
*To manage and support physical and virtual servers and SAN storage devices.
*To proactively manage Office365 and MS-Exchange, including availability, performance and security.
*To plan and implement upgrades to ICT Infrastructure systems in order to minimise service disruption to users.
*To participate in the evaluation, design, implementation and support of new and changed ICT Infrastructure systems and related system management tools.
*To perform ICT Infrastructure systems maintenance, security and integrity tasks and install operating systems, upgrades and patches as required. This may require work to be done outside normal working hours.
*To ensure that system/data backups are undertaken in accordance with the ICT backup policy and procedures and that test restores are undertaken on a regular basis.
*To implement defined and agreed improvements to ICT Infrastructure Services to time, cost and quality criteria.
*To participate in ICT Infrastructure Support on-call rotas for out-of-hours support as and when required.

*Good knowledge and experience of supporting ICT Infrastructure systems, including servers (physical and virtual), core applications (e.g. Microsoft Exchange, Office 365), middleware (e.g. IBM Tivoli products), system management/monitoring/alerting tools, scripting languages, SANs, VSphere, common network protocols, data centres, and related services across a diverse and complicated organisation.
*Experience of developing, implementing and supporting new and changed ICT Infrastructure services
*A thorough knowledge of server operating systems (e.g. MS-Windows and LINUX) and related system management tools.
*Experience in Linux, Apache, MySql and PHP
*Strong technical problem solving skills and experience

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