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System Admin (6 Months Contract – Renewable)

Networkers International

Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ref: HP977-1485

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.


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

Networkers is a global recruitment consultancy helping unite job-seekers and hiring companies across the technology industry. Since Networkers was established in 2000, the business has grown considerably and we have consistently proven our ability to connect the right people with the right roles in the right businesses around the world. What makes us unique is our ability to offer a local service on a global scale. From our 14 offices spanning across four continents, we are able to recruit in more than 130 countries.