SysOps Engineer

Location Malta
Discipline: Technology, IT Infrastructure
Contact name: Daniel Genuis

Contact email: [email protected]
Job ref: 15289
Published: 21 days ago
Our client is currently on the lookout for a Corporate IT SysOps who will form part of the IT System Operations team and will build and automate the monitoring and controls of the client's processes and services. The Corporate IT SysOps will provide L1 support in the management of the client's IP Network and Security

  • Monitoring all strategic IT services and systems through relevant tools, performing routine maintenance and assisting in the generation of management and performance reports
  • Handling L1 network support and access requests on security devices including firewalls, routers, switches, and load balancers
  • Optimising, controlling and automating IT Operations using the appropriate system tools, including schedulers and scripts
  • Managing and monitoring the client 's backup schedules including offsite backup tapes administration
  • Working collaboratively with security and operational staff to ensure that security measures are implemented and operational
  • Participating in maintenance of regular test Backup Plan and Disaster Recovery Plan
  • Ensuring that best practices and IT processes are followed, and when necessary, assisting in standardising and continually improving such processes

  • At least 2 years of related work experience
  • Advanced diploma in IT or a higher qualification, or equivalent technical knowledge and experience
  • Good understanding of TCP/IP protocols and a variety of IT systems, applications, and their operational configurations
  • Knowledge of Network Management Systems and protocols
  • Certified Network Associate (CCNA) will be considered as an asset
  • Knowledge scripting languages (such as Shell, PowerShell, and Perl), Unix or Linux OS, and databases (such as Microsoft SQL or Oracle will be considered an asset
  • Knowledge of procedures and tools to carry out defined system and data backups and restores
  • Good understanding of service desk and ticket management
  • Strong customer focus and good understanding of ITIL
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English