Senior Systems Administrator
Job Type: This is a permanent position working directly for our client
The Senior System Administrator provides networking and systems administration expertise for our client's systems primarily from their Cork campus.
The Senior Systems Administrator will be responsible for ensuring that systems are functioning properly, within the design and security specifications established by IT, and that all applicable policies, processes, and procedures are properly communicated and followed.
This is a senior-level role that will also participate in the design and implementation of strategic systems and services and provide 3rd-tier problem resolution for issues escalated from other IT support groups.
The qualified candidate will demonstrate extensive to moderate experience in supporting the following systems / areas:
Extensive experience with VMware 6.x/5.x environments:
o Management of host VM's in a SAN-based, clustered, HA environment.
o Performance monitoring and management.
o Problem remediation for ESX servers, vCenter, and related VMware technologies.
o Backup, Replication, and Disaster Recover.
Extensive experience with Windows Server OS and related technologies:
o AD design, architecture, sustainability and support.
o GPO design, architecture, sustainability and support.
o DHCP, DNS, FRS, architecture, sustainability and support.
Extensive experience with disaster recovery, data retention, and comprehensive backup and recovery systems.
Extensive experience with monitoring tools and systems (e.g., SolarWinds, Nagios, ThousandEyes).
Moderate experience working in complex networked environments;
o Thorough understanding of WAN/LAN troubleshooting and support.
o Cisco-based switching, routing, and wireless.
Project and problem management, including effectively identifying and communicating goals, risks, stakeholders, timelines, options, and costs.
Experience preferred with Good Manufacturing Practices, Good Documentation Practices.
Experience preferred supporting 24/7 critical manufacturing environments.
Familiarity with Manufacturing Automation platforms.
The candidate will also be responsible for contributing to the overall strategic direction for key infrastructure projects.
A more details Job Spec can be provided on request
Candidates must be eligible to work in Ireland or currently hold a Stamp 4 Visa to apply.
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