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Senior IT Systems Administrator


Fastnet The Talent Group




Our Cork based client are currently recruiting for a Senior IT Systems Administrator to join their team. This is a permanent role. Main responsibilities : To achieve a high service level of the IT infrastructure and customer service in terms of security, quality, performance and cost-effectiveness. Comply with all global IT governance, standards and policies. Maintain local IT infrastructure performance by monitoring, analyzing, tuning and troubleshooting hardware, software, networks and operating systems. Plan, propose and execute the selection, installation, configuration and testing of all IT infrastructure components on site. Anticipate, mitigate, identify, troubleshoot, escalate within the Global IT organization when appropriate, and resolve IT infrastructure problems. Propose and manage global systems' updates and upgrades in order to keep the company worldwide IT infrastructure updated with current technology status. Participate in, and support, capacity planning and the development of long-term strategic goals for the IT infrastructure, in cooperation with end users, department managers and the global Infrastructure team. Involved in the development of ongoing re-capitalization plan for IT hardware and infrastructure. Manage the team members under his/her supervision. Define the technical skills that are necessary in his/her team to ensure backup in case of absence and ensure the continuous training to meet the objectives of competence, safety and quality of the area; Manage the global WIFI network with input from local sites. Manage the local IT infrastructure inventory. Manage local backups. Propose disaster recovery policies, procedures and execute actual disaster recovery situations and test scenarios. Propose and implement policies, procedures, and technologies to ensure systems' security through secure system access, monitoring, control, and routine security evaluations. Profile: Candidate should typically have 4 or more years of experience as a system administrator role. Preferably, with a degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline, or equivalent experience. Interpersonal and communication skills. Team leadership competences. Ability to work in cooperation with internal partners, building and developing effective relationships. In-depth knowledge of current technology regarding IT infrastructure components. Strong problem solving and analytical skills and the ability to understand the technical implications of business decisions and requests. Knowledge of the GMP / GAMP Guidelines. Fastnet has a strict confidentiality policy - please be assured that your details will never be forwarded to any third party without your consent. Fastnet - The Talent Group. 'Not Just Placers.........Partners' The Life Science Specialists. This job originally appeared on

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338 days ago