Senior Infrastructure and System Administrator

Posted 13 April 2022
Salary$140000 - $150000 per annum
LocationMelbourne CBD
Job type Full time
DisciplineEngineer - Network, I.T. & T

Job description

The Opportunity 

We are looking for a Senior Infrastructure and System Administrator. 

The Senior Infrastructure and System Administrator (SIA) is responsible for effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware and software and related infrastructure in an on-prem environment.

Responsibilities include; 
  • Manage and maintain the infrastructure and systems deployed in a complex environment consisting of Windows, Linux, VM Ware 
  • Participate in technical research to enable innovation within the infrastructure
  • Ensure that system hardware, operating systems, software systems and related procedures adhere to company procedures and processes
  • Assist the project teams with technical issues in the initiation and planning phases of projects 
  • Accountable for Infrastructure, Storage, Linux and Windows systems hosted in a VM Ware environment that support infrastructure; Linux, Windows and Application systems; Responsibilities on these systems include SA engineering and provisioning, operations, support and maintenance. 
  • Work with application support, network support and DBAs to troubleshoot and resolve issues as required 
  • Install new / rebuild existing servers and configure hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories, storage, etc. in accordance with standards and project/operational requirements
  • Perform daily system monitoring and regular security monitoring 
  • Perform daily backup operations 
  • Provide level 2 and level 3 support for systems 

To be considered you will demonstrate; 
  • Extensive experience as an Infrastructure Administrator managing and maintaining an on-prem environment 
  • Familiarity and experience with cloud environments would be desirable
  • Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent 
  • System Engineer certification in Unix and Microsoft would be advantageous 
  • Experience in infrastructure and operations hardware infrastructure such as Blade servers, Server Enclosures, Storage, backup appliances etc.
  • Expert in Systems Administration of Windows, Linux, Oracle Linux in physical and virtualised environment
  • Expert in VM Ware virtualisation platform
  • Experience in working with Windows and Linux Data centre editions
  • Experience in managing, maintenance of Windows Active Directory

To Apply

If you are interested in this role please click 'Apply Now' or call DFP Recruitment for more information on 03 8632 9900

DFP welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people with disability. In addition, DFP will provide reasonable adjustments for individuals with disability throughout the recruitment process. If you identify as a person with disability and require adjustments to the application, recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please advise via or 1300 337 000 and indicate your preferred method of communication (email, phone, text) so we can keep in touch and meet your accessibility needs.

Note: You may be required to provide evidence of your COVID-19 vaccination status.