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Elena Sarantidi

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Elena Sarantidi

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Systems Engineer

REFERENCE: job00001989

Added: 3 weeks ago
Location
Athens
Salary
Not available
Contract type
Permanent
Industry
Location
Athens
Salary
Not available
Contract type
Permanent

About the role

On behalf of our client, leader in Unified Customer Care Solutions and member of a global corporation group, we are currently looking for a skilled Senior Systems Engineer to join their high-calibre infrastructure team and to assist to the Microsoft systems maintenance and optimization.

 

Key Accountabilities

  • Installs new / rebuilds existing Windows servers and configure hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories, storage, etc. in accordance with standards and project/operational requirements
  • Researches and recommends innovative and where possible automated approaches for system administration tasks
  • Identifies approaches that leverage company’s resources and provide economies of scale
  • Performs daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs such as backups
  • Performs daily backup operations, ensuring all required file systems and system data are successfully backed up to the appropriate media, recovery tapes or disks are created, and media is recycled and sent off site as necessary
  • Provides Tier III/other support per request from various constituencies; investigates and troubleshoots issues
  • Applies OS patches and upgrades on a regular basis, and upgrade administrative tools and utilities
  • Performs periodic performance reporting to support capacity planning
  • Performs ongoing performance tuning, hardware upgrades, and resource optimization as required
  • Maintains data center environmental and monitoring equipment

Knowledge, Skills & Experience

  • At least four (4) years of proven experience in large-scale and 24/7 system administration environment
  • BSc degree, with a technical major, such as engineering or computer science
  • Solid knowledge of Virtualization technologies, ideally experience with VMWare 5.5.
  • Excellent Knowledge of Windows Servers (DNS, Active Directory, DHCP, IIS) and manage policies, groups and users delegation
  • Proficient supporting of MS Exchange services and troubleshooting
  • Basic SQL database administration (Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL)
  • Basic knowledge of TCP/IP Networking
  • Working familiarity with Network security (firewall – antivirus – anti-malware)
  • Proficient troubleshooting skills
  • Proven working knowledge of  English language
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed

 

Strong Pluses

  • Systems Administration/System Engineer certification in Microsoft and VMWare platforms
  • Knowledge of Cisco systems

 

Personal Side

  • Advanced oral, written and presentation skills required
  • Problem-solver, quick-learner, and innovator
  • Accountable, self-sufficient and action oriented

 

Benefits

Working closely with a dynamic and top-rated motivated team. Fast-paced environment, ground for fast learning and advancement within an international acknowledged IT team. Compensation package includes competitive salary and benefits.