IT Systems Administrator

Posted 6 April by Technet IT Recruitment Limited Easy Apply

IT Systems Administrator

IT systems administrator required due to the retirement of the current IT Systems Administrator, we have an urgent requirement for a replacement on a contract basis for up to 6 months.

Reporting to IT Infrastructure team leader and working within a team of 5, the role will have a primary focus of managing the tasks performed by the previous administrator and to work pro-actively in reducing manual processes through use of automation technologies.

Involves monitoring and maintain systems such that all employees have the required access to systems, data and applications to ensure integrity and security of those systems.

Responsibilities include:-

  • Maintain all user access, permissions, quotas and auditing, such that access to appropriate folders, systems and programmes is controlled.

  • Provisioning of new staff accounts as part of the on-boarding process, which includes assigning licences, creating folders and ensuring correct group membership.

  • Managing the staff exit process to ensure accounts are disabled/deleted, folders removed and any appropriate data is backed up.

  • Monitor space usage on server estate including Windows, MS Exchange, Linux and folder redirection servers to enable effective capacity planning ensuring that space is available at all times.

  • Management of email accounts including MS Exchange user, shared and resource mailboxes, mail forwarding within a mixed Linux/Exchange environment.

  • Working within a team, identify areas to make improvements through automation and scripting of system administration.

  • Monitoring Symantec System Recovery workstation backups to ensure issues are identified and resolved and failed backups are investigated and corrected.

  • Working with external managed service provider responsible for providing support for Veritas Netbackup operations.

Skills and Experience required:-

  • User account management across Windows/Exchange/Linux

  • AD management and Windows folder permis workstation backups (sioning

  • Office 365 account management

  • Exchange server mailbox and user management

  • Storage monitoring and reporting

  • Enterprise and PC Image based backup technologies (NetBackup Enterprise and Symantec System recovery desirable)

  • Staff on boarding and Exit processes

  • Scripting and automation experience including Windows PowerShell.

NOTE: SC security clearance is required for this role, so current holders would be preferred.



Reference: 34843280

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