Network & Systems Administrator – 9130BRM1

Website Proactive IT


£50k – 55k per year

Network & Systems Administrator

2 year FTC

Our client, a london based banking organisation have an opportunity for a Network & Systems Administrator to join on an initial 2 year Fixed Term Contract. The Network & Systems Administrator will be responsible for the development and on-going management of the Bank’s network infrastructure. To support and optimise the network infrastructure to ensure the availability of IT services and provide resolution of technical issues and problems. To attend to the daily operations of the Bank’s IBM Power 8, PC network and related systems and software.

Role responsibilities:

  • Planning and specifying requirements in conjunction with senior IT staff and specialists from Egyptian parent company.
  • Installation, configuration, and administration of network infrastructure (firewalls, switches, and load balancers)
  • Implementation of new infrastructure
  • Daily maintenance and support ensuring maximum availability through best practices
  • Recommendations for improving the network infrastructure
  • Ensure that network hardware, operating systems and related procedures are up to date
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose hardware related network problems
  • Troubleshoot connectivity and network related problems
  • Monitor IT infrastructure health, performance and security
  • Management of Microsoft Desktop Imaging
  • CCTV & Access control systems – Daily management and maintenance of CCTV & Access control systems
  • Audio Visual systems (Cisco & Crestron) Daily management and maintenance of audio-visual systems 

Skills required:
• HP StoreVirtual
• VMware
• Cisco networking
• Cisco Firepower
• Cisco Anyconnect
• Cisco Duo
• Microsoft Windows 2016/2019 Server
• Windows 10
• Microsoft Exchange 2016
• Microsoft 365
• Arcserve Backup & UDP
• McAfee Anti-Virus & EPO
• Active Directory
• Clearswift Secure Web & Email gateways
• Solarwinds Event Manager, Patch Manager & Orion
• Microsoft Certificate services
• Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
• Tenable Nessus Vulnerability scanner
Additional knowledge that would beneficial:
• Red Hat Linux
• Palo Alto firewalls
• Swift Alliance Access & Web Platform

Desirables skills:
• Fircosoft Continuity
• IBM Power 8
• Microsoft SQL
• Misys Equation suite of server products
• Avaya IP phones
• Microsoft Deployment Toolkit

Network & Systems Administrator

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