System Admin (6 Months Contract – Renewable)

Networkers International
Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ref: HP977-1485
Networkers International

The Role


The Role


• Executes Troubleshooting methodology and root-cause analysis to resolve small to intermediate level problems.
• Acts as a Tier II focal point to resolve all break/fix and service degradation issues.
• Adheres to the agreed event management notification and escalation procedures.
• Leads availability management activities to optimize maintenance and design measures that meet contracted SLA’s.
• Adheres to Organisation change management process and procedures
• Prepares and executes systems maintenance plans to proactively manage reliability and service expectations.
• Responsible for upgrading, and managing OS’s on all production systems
• Performs periodic reviews of Configuration Items (CIs) to ensure compliance with policies and standards. Perform thorough operational readiness activities.
• Prepares and maintains technical documentation to assist with the on-going operation, maintenance, and development of the enterprise services.
• Performs configuration management activities to manage work instructions and implement configuration changes following agreed procedures.
• Provides access control services to fulfil client request requirements
• Applies ITIL framework, closes Problem records within defined timeline threshold to minimize impact on client / outage.
• Acts as a Tier II focal point to resolve all break/fix and service degradation issues.
• Provides timely and frequent technical updates to customers, delivery and capability management.

Requirements


Requirements


Backup Services:
• EMC-Legato Networker, HP Data protector
• Agent installation (UNIX / Windows)
• Module integration (Oracle / SQL / Exchange / NDMP)
• Media and license management
• Physical and Virtual Tape Library Management
• Cloning, Tape Vaulting, Backup configuration (retention, groups, clients)
• Reporting, performance monitoring, analysis, and capacity Planning
• Maintaining backup schedule, and backup system optimization and enhancement

Wintel Services:
• Management of Operating System (2003/2008, MS Exchange messaging 2003/2007 and 2010), AD GPO implementation and troubleshooting, Black Berry and MS Lync services
• Management of Microsoft Certificate Authority Serve and PKI infrastructure r,
• Management of MS NLB, MS clustering (2003/2008), file/ print/& DHCP Server
• Expertise in MS ISA server 2004, 2006, TMG, & Citrix
• Management of WSUS, SCCM, SCOM
• Management of HP servers and Blade systems
• Managing virtualized systems (VMware/ vSphere /SRM), Cisco UCS,

UNIX Services:
• Instillation and administration of UNIX OS (Sun Solaris, Red Hat Linux, HP-UX),
• Administration experience in clustering (Sun Cluster, Red Hat Cluster, HP service guard),
• Software and patch administrations, SAN configuration/integration
• Perform system performance checks, backup and restore from OS image
• Knowledge of Console (HP ILO, HP MP, SUN ILOM/ ALOM/XSCF)
• User and printer configuration, Network, Security & Firewall configuration, ability to develop shell scripts for automation,
• Knowledge of virtualized environment using vMWare
• Backup software and other third party software integration

About the Company


About the Company


Networkers International now fully own SNS Consultancy FZ LLC, so will now be trading as such and is now fully integrated into the 11 country global footprint of Networkers International Plc.

Within the Middle East we continue to offer our clients and candidates extremely high levels of service across the IT, Telecommunications, Engineering, Construction, Energy and Homeland Security sectors, each covered by teams that specialise in their given area.
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