February 4, 2019

IT Engineer Jobs : Senior IT Engineer

Job Description

In this role, you will be expected  to manage internal IT enhancement  projects that will deliver value added services to the business. Ideally you will have experience of IT Infrastructure architecture & be capable of providing recommendations & guidance on  the latest technical solutions. Mentoring &  technical training of the other members of the IT group will also be required.


  • Providing a solid understanding both technically and functionally of Microsoft Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, Exchange/Office365, and Group Policy in a Windows Server environment;
  • Delivering hands -on expertise in Windows server management  i n a datacenter environment (2003, 2008, and 2012) including an ability to develop and maintain PowerShell and/or VB scripts;
  • Experience in designing resilient solutions & partaking in Business Continuity testing in accordance with ISO 27001;
  • Experience  with Backup Technologies;
  • Responsible for & adherence to the server patching plans to ensure no vulnerabilities exist;
  • Good knowledge of business and I.T. processes high degree  of numeracy and literacy;
  • Hands-on VMware administration including virtual server management,  template building monitoring and design. Must be fluent with VMware  VSphere/VCenter   4.x, 5.x environments, and SAN technologies; iSCSI / LUN  design etc.;
  • Upgrading server hardware and software components  as needed with limited to no assistance;
  • Creating and maintaining documentation and diagrams (Visio) as needed when  assets are added, updated, or removed;
  • Serve as project manager for projects related to the  datacenter (Server, Storage, Network);
  • Break down  broad project plans into detailed technical  specifications and provide delivery timeline;
  • Work effectively with other  IT personnel and is accountable for timely and successful delivery of project goals and objectives;
  • Connectivity troubleshooting for desktops, servers, and basic network issues;
  • Weekend  work may be required from time to time;
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions;
  • Perform other related duties as assigned;

Position  Requirements

  • 3-5 years experience in a similar role;
  • Windows Server  Administration (2003, 2008, 2012);
  • Strong  Active Directory Experience;
  • Strong Networking Experience – Routing & Switching;
  • VMWare vSphere ESXi & Hyper V Technologies;
  • Familiar with Storage Technologies (SAN  / NAS);
  • Enterprise Anti -virus Deployment (McAfee,  Symantec,  Windows);

Working knowledge of:

  • Windows & UNIX platforms;
  • Microsoft Office software including Access;
  • Office365/Exchange 2010 & 2013/MS Lync;
  • Powershell and/or VB  Script Programming;
  • Security  Technologies; Firewall/DMZ/Ironport/Proxy/Load Balancing;
  • Microsoft Active Directory and Group Policy Management;

Desired Skills/Knowledge/Experience:

  • Microsoft MCSE  (Current);
  • VMWare  Certification;
  • Cisco CCNA;
  • ITIL Certified;
  • Project Management  Training Preferable (PMI/Prince2);

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February 11, 2019


Colm O'Rourke
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