IT Systems Administrator

  • Job Reference: EGR/6709000
  • Date Posted: 12 June 2018
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: Leicester
  • Salary: £45,000
  • Sector: Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Job Title: System Administrator
Location: Leicester
Salary: £40,000 (some room for negotiation)

Venn Group are currently working with a large and reputable organisation based in Leicestershire. The role will work closely with a large in house team supporting the company's UK and International business operations by providing system, network and software support to the business.

Role Responsibilities

  • Technical support for all IT related queries relating to hardware, software and business systems.
  • Manage the data centres and systems which includes hardware, software and equipment
  • Develop and maintain security to ensure confidentiality, integrity and availability of company data and systems.
  • Document and maintain disaster recovery procedures in accordance with company SLA’s.
  • Upgrade and patch systems as required for enhanced functionality or security.
  • Maintain, review and audit systems and networks to ensure compliancy (i.e. PCI, GDPR, SOX, ISO, FCPA etc.)
  • Proactively monitor systems, backups and network performance verifying the integrity and availability.
  • Respond promptly and resolve security incidents and escalate as required.
  • Research and recommend innovative, and where possible, automated approaches to resolve issues and optimise procedures or processes.
  • Provide out of standard hours support, as per business requirements on a rota basis.

Essential Experience

  • Microsoft Technology stack (ie Active Directory, Group Policies, DNS, DHCP etc)
  • VMware at an enterprise level (including SAN, Firewalls and VPN etc)
  • Strong networking experience
  • Information security minded, preferably some DR experience

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.