Systems Administrator (Cloud, AWS, VMWare)

Ascent Sourcing Limited
10 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Systems Administrator (Cloud, AWS, VMWare)

Our client is in urgent need of a talented and preferably certified System Administrator to join their IT team to help design, deploy and maintain our Systems and Infrastructure, including AWS cloud hosted servers, networks and firewalls as well as onsite equipment.

The Systems Administrator will be part of a small team responsible for all IT equipment, physical or virtualised and related networks, access control and security, desktop and mobile equipment, software and phone system.
Candidates will need to demonstrate good communication skills, customer focus and an ability to be self-sufficient in time management. A keen desire to learn and improve is required as is the ability to work on your own initiative.

? Provisioning servers and related Cloud-based resources (storage, networks, VPN, firewalls, DNS etc)
? Configure, deploy and maintain staff workstations (desktops, laptops, tablets & mobiles), office software and internal networks
? Secure and maintain access to networks, data and servers according to internal policies and industry best practice
? Manage external suppliers to support and maintain services, deliver value for money and track performance against agreed service levels

Skills required:
? Amazon Web Services: VPC/Elastic Beanstalk/Storage Gateway/Route53/EC2 etc.
? VMware and Veeam backup
? Microsoft Windows Desktop and Server OS
? Microsoft Active Directory ? DNS/DHCP/GPO
? CCNA or equivalent qualification

Highly Desirable:
? Linux ? CentOS/Debian/Ubuntu admin
? NetApp
? Checkpoint NextGen firewalls
? Office 365 and Microsoft Exchange online
? Apache/IIS/Tomcat
? IPCortex PBX
? PRTG resource monitor

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