Our Client builds integrated software solutions for lease management, engine fleet planning, records scanning as well as technical and backoffice services for various companies connected with aircraft industry. They have offices in several countries in the Europe and in the US.
-Opportunity to develop
As part of a team responsible for maintaining an entire technology infrastructure including networks, Firewalls, Servers, backups, WAN/VPN, VMware and storage solutions. In addition, the successful candidate will liaise with service desk, software development teams, project teams and 3rd party suppliers on a regular basis, ensuring high availability at all times.
Support monitoring of systems performance and capacity; analysis, testing and remediation.
Ensure that all systems conform to industry standard security guidelines, are in line with vendor best practices, and comply with the company Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery service agreements.
This position works closely with the Head of IT Operations and technical team leads ensuring that any proposed solutions fully integrate with existing technology and architectural patterns.
To support hosting environment data centers distributed globally.
Manage/support/optimise (Globally distributed datacenters)
Support customer/internal audits
Performance monitoring, Tuning and Troubleshooting
Manage software deployments to production environments
Configuration and support of applications and systems monitoring
Ensure high availability of SAAS environment
Ensure procedures are documented and updated
REQUIRED EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
7-10 years IT system administration experience – SAAS environment preferred
Specialist experience of globally distributed storage solutions (SAN)
Windows experience Preferably (preferably MCSE or equivalent)
MS SQL experience (preferably MCDBA or equivalent)
Citrix XenApp experience (preferably 6.x)
VMWare 5.x (VM certified)
Expert in Performance monitoring, Tuning and Troubleshooting
Linux (RHEL, Ubuntu)
Webserver (IIS, Nginx, Apache etc)
Exposure to Orchestration software Puppet, Chef, Ansible etc.
Experience with at least one of the following Scripting languages; Python, Ruby, Bash, PowerShell.
Load balancers (Netscaler, nginx etc)
A good understanding of web systems performance and capacity; monitoring and analysis, performance testing, prediction and remediation. – tools, techniques and controls
Maintain and support Active Directory domains, DNS/DHCP/IIS, and File Servers in a heterogeneous, mixed-platform environment.
Support and maintain Microsoft SQL – instance implementation, performance optimization and capacity management.
Support and maintain Citrix infrastructure (XenApp 6.x)
Support and maintain VMWare infrastructure (Vsphere 5.x preferred)
Troubleshoot and analyze systems, perform fault resolution, and configuration management and conduct periodic maintenance of all systems towards achieving optimum operating efficiency.
Perform advanced hardware troubleshooting of a mixed-platform environment located in data centers across Europe.
Support and maintain the Windows 2008/2012 and Linux (RHEL, Ubuntu) Server enterprise infrastructure in a heterogeneous, mixed-platform environment.
Knowledge of IP Networks and Firewall configurations.
Provide out of office hours support.