IT System Administrator

TotalJobs Group
Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
14 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
IT System Administrator Totaljobs Group, the UK’s largest & fastest growing online recruitment advertising business is recruiting a System Administrator to join our Internal IT department. You & your role; As a System Administrator, you will be working in the Internal IT team providing support for all the WINTEL/Mac/Linux systems as well as preparing base builds for corporate workstations, technical documentation and be the point of contact for the 2nd line support team. The ideal candidate will have experience with various monitoring tools (Nagios, Check_MK etc), is able to provide hands-on technical skills for all internal infrastructure such as SANs, different hypervisors, improve and maintain all aspects from our Cisco network up to manage Active Directory and ADFS within Server 2008 /Server 2012. Furthermore you will be providing 3rd line support for our on-site helpdesk for day to day software roll-outs, troubleshooting issues, from creating GPOs to auditing file/AD permission. This is an opportunity to work in a fun and challenging environment working with the latest Tech. About us; Established since 1999, the Totaljobs Group is the UK’s largest & fastest growing online recruitment advertising business. We’re owned by the StepStone Group, an internationally successful job board business that operates in over 22 countries. We have 450 employees across the UK and a fast paced, exciting, innovative culture . As employers we value talent, integrity, innovation and results whilst respecting our employee’s work-life balance, freedom and appetite for challenge and recognition, which is why we have been voted one of the top companies to work for in the UK, 8 years running Key Skills & Experience: Demonstrable hands-on WINTEL /Linux support experience JamF Casper setup and config/ Centrify knowledge Excellent communication skills and proficiency in speaking English Strong experience in supporting and configuring Windows Server Hardware, operating system software and peripherals as well as sound scripting knowledge using bash and PowerShell. Strong analytical skills are required to understand, diagnose and resolve technical situations. Experience with VMware, Backup Exec and Citrix as well as MS PowerShell is mandatory Must have proven experience of working with Windows Server 2008/2012, Windows 7 Workstation administration to an advanced level Active Directory, Group Policy, Dell Kace, WSUS, KMS, Windows Deployment Services, SCCM 2012 Office 365 / Hybrid Exchange Experience of using multiple scripting languages e.g. Powershell, batch, VBscript, puppet Proxy services (Squid, Websense) Experience of Virtualisation and Hypervisors eg VMWare VSphere 5 & 6, ESX, Hyper-V Windows Direct Access & Remote Desktop Services (RDS) Experience setting up internal monitoring eg Nagios, Thruk , Cacti and smokeping, Graylog, Solarwinds Sound knowledge of Internet protocols (DNS,DHCP,HTTP) and TCP/IP networking principles including MPLS & BGP Amazon S3 buckets, Cloud backup knowledge Knowledge of Linux (any distribution, but ideally Ubuntu and CentOS based) Cisco VOIP PBX, L2 / L3 switching and firewall administration HP / 3Par SAN Cisco IOS / XE support experience including Nexus Range Desirable Skills & Experience: Ideally MCSE / MCITP qualified Ideally holds Cisco CCNA Ideally VCP 5.x or 6 certified AWS IAM knowledge as well as CloudTrail etc would be an advantage Totaljobs Group Generous Benefits Package include 35 hour working week; Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm 29 Days Holiday plus bank holidays Group Pension Scheme Life Cover x 4 basic annual salary 2 paid charity days per year Employee Assistance Programme Cycle to Work Scheme Free Eye Tests Season Ticket Loan (after probation) Childcare Allowance (after probation) Up to 6 free Physio Sessions (after probation) Excellent Maternity & Paternity Pay/Leave Please ensure your eligibility to work in the UK before applying. This job was originally posted as