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Systems Engineer, Dublin



Dublin, Ireland 

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Systems Engineer

Our client is a well-established investment services provider, with multiple offices across the country, and over 2,000 employees. An ambitious, fast paced forward thinking company with a dynamic business.

Based in Dublin, they require a Systems Engineer with extensive experience working with various core infrastructure and web technologies to join them initially on a 6-month contract

Job Reference: BBBH 18147

Job Description:

* Play a key role with onboarding new clients, including environment provisioning, customer connectivity, service integration, and security configuration.
* Provide production infrastructure support for their large and complex base of live clients.
* Review and influence the evolving architecture and standards for their SaaS infrastructure.
* Have a deep appreciation of why IT security is important to their company and their customers.
* Manage complex support relationships with key vendors, including managed hosting provider.
* Manage, monitor, and troubleshooting systems with strong focus on continuous improvement
* Perform capacity planning for server resources
* Write basic SQL queries perform light database administration tasks.
* Support third party infrastructure applications and services, such as Citrix XenApp, file transfer, job scheduling
* Create and maintain detailed documentation and service topologies
* Establish, maintain, and adhere to CRD technical standards, policies, and procedures
* Collaborate with business and software teams to create/streamline/automate support processes
* Lead incident response and troubleshooting efforts as issues arise
* Participate in periodic weekend maintenance rotation.

Minimum Qualifications:

* University degree in a technical or analytical discipline such as Computer Science, IT, MIS/CIS, Engineering, Financial Engineering, Science, Economics, Mathematics or Statistics
* Extensive experience working with various core infrastructure and web technologies
* Substantial experience with MS Windows Server system administration or application server support
* Substantial experience working in critical production environments, including Disaster Recovery support.
* A high degree of technical aptitude and troubleshooting skills
* Good understanding of core concepts and experience with networking, firewalls, and VPNs essential.
* Solid understanding of Microsoft technologies – Active Directory, Group Policies, IIS, WSUS, Windows Failover Clustering, SQL Server, DFS, DNS, NTFS etc.
* Some scripting and automation experience, especially in PowerShell, Perl, etc. a large plus
* Solid understanding of file transfer and web protocols (ex: FTP, SFTP, HTTP/S)
* Some support experience with security technologies, such as IDS/IDP, anti-virus, penetration tests, vulnerability scans, SIEM, encryption, server hardening.
* Experience with some web / application server technologies (ex: Apache HTTPD, IIS, Tomcat, JBoss, WebLogic, WebSphere)
* Experience with job scheduling software a plus (ex: Cisco Tidal, AutoSys, BMC Control-M)
* Experience with managed hosting and cloud providers a plus (ex: Rackspace, Amazon Web Services / AWS, Century Link, Azure)
* Experience with Single Sign On (SSO) and application virtualization software a plus (ex: Citrix XenApp, Microsoft Remote Desktop Gateway)
* Professional IT certifications are a plus
* Availability to do periodic out of hours’/weekend work on rotational basis.

Company Benefits:

* Annual leave pro rata
* Tax Saver Tickets
* Top class working environment
* Onsite Canteen (subsided)
* A challenging and fulfilling work environment for you to grow within your career
* Work with a company who highly values their employees
* Development through various educational, work and mentoring programmes

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Allen Recruitment Consulting
19 Pembroke Street Upper
Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
Phone: +353 1 6694040
Web Site: www.allenrec.com
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