Senior Systems Engineer - Sydney

Senior Systems Engineer - Sydney

Location: Western Sydney

Reports to: Infrastructure Manager

Contract period: 6 months

Days: Monday to Friday

Hour: 38-40 hours per week


We are looking for an Entrepreneurial person who is very tech savvy and understands the difference between a customer experience and a solution outcome; and can deliver both!

While you possess a depth and breadth of technical ability, you are also a fast learner and have a fearless attitude toward solving tech problems that may have elements of new technology.

Skill Set:

Level 3 Systems Engineer but with advanced knowledge of networking - WAN, LAN, Wi-Fi - (Cisco & HP). Good understanding and working knowledge of Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS).

Strength in public cloud desirable - Microsoft Azure Services

Working knowledge and at least 5-years-experience with the following technologies;

  • Windows Server 2003 - 2016
  • SQL 2005 - 2016 including SQL server maintenance and some SQL writing skills
  • Microsoft System Centre Suite (SCOM, SCCM, DPM)
  • CRM and ERP experience including SQL database querying for reporting
  • Strength in public cloud desirable - Microsoft Azure Services
  • Experience in Cloud based end-point security platforms
  • Skype for Business / Lync Unified Messaging systems
  • Experience implementing/administrating Azure services
  • Experience of operating & maintaining Dynamics AX 2012 including server and system-configuration, load balancing, and rolling out updates - would be viewed favourably
  • Project Planning using Project
  • Exchange 2013
  • Active Directory and Group policy management.
  • Citrix XenApp 7.0 or higher
  • Server Experience including virtualisation: VMWare 5.5 to 6.5 and Hyper-V
  • Jira Service Desk
  • Good working knowledge on Wifi and LAN Switching.
  • Mobile Device management platforms - AirWatch etc..
  • ITIL Certified.
  • VoiP and General IP PABX admin tasks; i.e. Phone deployment etc..
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Very strong quick-thinking problem solving, self-development & learning skills.
  • Self-driven to identify problems and implement Solutions
  • Some Project management experience would be viewed favorably

Key Areas of delivery:

  • Provide level 2 support to the Network Infrastructure queue to ensure they meet the required SLA measured weekly.
  • Maintain and optimise IT Infrastructure server environments (physical and virtual) to meet business operational requirements and manage 3rd parties who provide level 3 and consulting support services. Including administer backup and disaster recovery systems.
  •  Maintain the Infrastructure support queues in Jira Service Desk to resolve incidents within weekly SLA, identify and handover repeatable tasks to the Service Desk to increase efficiency.
  • Perform after hour's maintenance, implementations and emergency support as required or on a scheduled basis.
  • Identify deficiencies, develop plans and implement solutions to remedy deficiencies in the infrastructure.
  • Plan and implement upgrades to existing infrastructure systems, tune and optimise for maximum business efficiency.

Please ensure you address a majority of these technologies within experiences in your CV.

Sydney (All Sydney)
I.T. & T
Iflah Khan