System Administrator (Network Focused) - Malta
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System Administrator (Network Focused)

Our client is a Technology Platform Provider, being considered among the top most innovative gaming platforms in the Gaming industry.

They have been nominated for several awards, such as 'Best Software Platform' and 'Innovator of the Year’, in 2014. They have also been awarded the ‘Software Rising Star of the Year’ in that same year. Their services have a wide variety of operators, from start-up clients to the top operators in the world.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:
Designing and implementing highly available, scalable, secure, and resilient network setups:
  • Establishing the networking environment by designing system configuration, directing system installation, defining, documenting, and enforcing system standards.
  • Maximizing network performance by monitoring performance, troubleshooting network problems and outages, scheduling upgrades and network optimisation.
  • VoIP installation and maintenance (3CX) with DDI.
  • Site to Site and Client VPN Design and Configuration (Cisco and Mikrotik).
Gaming Platform Network and security installations:
  • Server Room network design and implementation.
  • OS Networking Configuration (Windows, Linux, CentOS).
  • HyperV/VMware networking design, setup, and configuration.
  • Making use of Documentation and Ticketing Systems.
  • Support of On-Site Engineers and end users/customers during installation.
Securing network systems by establishing and enforcing policies, and defining and monitoring access:
  • Provide Support and administration of firewall environments in line with IT Security Policy.
  • Upgrading data network equipment to the latest stable firmware releases.
  • Updating job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications, maintaining personal networks and participating in professional organisations.
Server Installation, Maintenance and Configuration:
  • Windows Server 20018 R2, 2012 R2, 2016.
  • Linux Server Administration and Configuration (CentOS, …).
  • Cloud Azure / AWS.
  • VMware ESXi and vSphere Design, Setup and Configuration.
  • HyperV Design, Setup and Configurations (Windows Server 2008 R2 – 2012 R2 including HperV Core), Standalone and Failover Clustering.
End User Support, Network Printers Setup and Maintenance:
  • Active Directory Design, Setup and Maintenance with Failover.
  • Exchange Design and Implementation with Load Balancing and Failover (Exchange 2010, 203) and Office 365 Setup.
  • Making use of Documentation and Ticketing Systems.
  • Enterprise Infrastructure Monitoring with Nagios and New Relic.
  • Backup Systems (Backupexec).
  • MySQL and MySQL Enterprise Setup with Replication, Failover Clustering.
Secondary Duties/Responsibilities:
  • Other duties as deemed necessary.

  • Enjoys working in teams.
  • Comfortable in handling ad-hoc requests and eager to learn new technologies.
  • Customer centric. Pre-empts and understands customers’ needs.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, self-motivation and good communication.
  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or equivalent work experience, or combination.
  • Minimum of 5 years technical experience in a similar role.
  • Certifications: CCNA, CCNP and MSCA, MCSE or equivalent.
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