My client, a leading payment solutions provider is looking for a Systems Administrator
to join their team on a hybrid
basis in Malta.
The Systems Administrator is responsible for expert technical support involving installation, configuration, upgrades, and maintenance of physical premises, private and public cloud infrastructures.
- Deliver technical support encompassing installation, configuration, upgrades, maintenance, cabling, connectivity, and hardware/software repairs.
- Install, support, and maintain data centers and networks according to PA-DSS/PCI Standards on both Amazon AWS and Microsoft Azure Cloud infrastructure.
- Oversee and manage network security tools, such as firewalls, anti-virus software, and intrusion detection systems.
- Diagnose, address, and document network connectivity and performance issues.
- Support VOIP telephones and other network-connected telecommunication devices.
- Ensure all software is patched, updated, and aligned with the latest releases.
- Manage network hardware, including UTMs and switches.
- Regulate user access to sensitive files to bolster internal security.
- Oversee secure links with public key encryption for VPNs, and monitor IT security incidents and violations.
- Update and refine hardware, software, and process documentation.
- Offer tiered support (first, second, and third line) to internal users.
- Monitor and manage Sysadmin projects using the company’s issue tracking software.
- Execute regular backups per the organization’s disaster recovery plans and initiate recovery procedures when required.
- Coordinate with software, hardware, and cloud providers to ensure optimal technical service delivery.
- Collaborate with the Technical Services Department for system deployment on various cloud platforms.
- Engage in research and planning of scalable systems.
- Demonstrate interest in databases and software implementation, collaborating with relevant teams.
- A bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field is preferred.
- 5+ years experience in Systems Administration.
- Demonstrated expertise in managing both Unix/Linux and Microsoft Windows platforms.
- Understanding of IT infrastructure, Information Systems applications, and the methodologies related to business continuity and disaster recovery.
- Amazon AWS certification is a bonus.
- Familiarity with JIRA for issue and project management, as well as Confluence for team
- Knowledge of networking concepts, including subnetting, TCP/IP addressing, and VLANs.
- Solid understanding of IPSEC VPNs.
- Proficient in Active Directory.