Enterprise Systems Administrator

Perform Group Limited
27 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
JOB PURPOSE (SO WHAT'S YOUR NEW ROLE ABOUT?) As an Enterprise System Administrator, you will be involved in maintaining, deploying, configuring and supporting PERFORM Enterprise infrastructure platforms globally. The key systems are Active Directory, Windows Server, Exchange, Office 365, Azure. We are currently midway through a challenging but exciting project: consolidating multiple Active Directory forests, 3 internal Exchange organisations, and hosted Google Apps platforms in to a new Azure-linked AD forest with a single Office 365 Enterprise tenant. We're also looking in to integrating Azure authentication in to other business systems to provide single sign-on. An ideal candidate will need to be enthusiastic, hands on, willing to learn and have good knowledge in Administration of Windows Server platforms, Server Hardware/Software, Systems automation and deployment. Other aspects of this role will include the candidate to liaise with 3rd party vendors, be conversant with ITIL framework as key to the role is resolving escalated issues from the Desktop Team, raising new Changes, attending CAB and participating in new projects/improvements for Enterprise Systems and completing these tasks allocated within a given timeframe. Our team is committed to continuous improvement of the systems that we provide to the business, and we are firm believers in identifying and preventing problems before they start. KEY DELIVERABLES (WHAT WILL YOU DO IN YOUR NEW ROLE?) % of role Windows Server administration, troubleshooting and documentation 35 Resolve escalations from the Desktop Team 20 Backup and recovery management 5 Delivery of projects including liaising with other technical teams and the Change Management team 40 ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS (DO YOU HAVE THESE ESSENTIALS TO BE CONSIDERED FOR AN INTERVIEW?) Skill Level (out of 4) Administration and advanced troubleshooting experience with Enterprise Technologies such as AD, Exchange, Windows Server roles & features 3 Awareness of best practices for securely administering the Enterprise Technology stack 3 PowerShell scripting 3 Understanding of email flow and all dependent technologies 4 Team player and a mentor to junior staff 4 Understanding of core networking and authentication technologies (DHCP, DNS, IPv4, RADIUS, PKI & Enterprise Certificate Authorities) 3 Ability to take ownership of aspects of project delivery, liaising with other team members and the Enterprise Architects as necessary 3 DESIRABLE REQUIREMENTS (DO YOU HAVE THESE DESIRABLES?) O365 migration and administration exposure Citrix Administration and troubleshooting exposure McAfee ePO administration Administration and troubleshooting experience with the Microsoft System Center suite: SCCM (including application deployment & OS imaging), SCOM, SCVMM Integration of MacOS and *nix with Active Directory THESE ARE THE PERFORM COMPETENCIES YOU'LL NEED TO SUCCEED IN YOUR ROLE.. Teamwork and Collaboration Flexibility and Adaptability Planning and Organising Documentation IF YOU HAVEN'T YET GOT A FEEL FOR THE CULTURE AT PERFORM, THEN READ ON. Here at Perform we like to consider ourselves a progressive, dynamic, fun and fast-paced global sports media broadcasting company. We are passionate about what we do and really good at it too!! Here are some of the things you can expect working at Perform; collaboration, innovation, ever changing, empowerment, work hard and personal development. BENEFITS You'll receive up to 25 days annual leave (increasing by 3 days after 3 years), Single cover Aviva Private medical insurance*, Life Assurance (4x annual salary), matching pension contributions up to 5%, Season Ticket Loan, Cycle to Work Scheme*, and Childcare Voucher Scheme*. Free parking is available for Feltham offices. We also have a subsidised canteen at Feltham with Starbucks coffee from £1. And there's more.. You'll have access to the Perform online learning portal (MindTools) and be part of our Career Deal, which aims to support your continued professional development. We also have a structured management development programme and a financially rewarding Refer a Friend scheme. If you fancy a move abroad; Perform are currently seeking the best talent in a number of countries around the world! *Please Note - some of these benefits will be available to you upon successful completion of your probation. Find out more about what we do!
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