Altaro Software

IT Systems Engineer

  • Basis:  Full-Time
  • Closing Date:  12 Feb, 2022
  • Job Ref:  KMP-67963

Job Description

Altaro part of Hornetsecurity Group is looking for a motivated IT Systems Engineer to be responsible for all Internal IT systems and infrastructure and ensure that our systems and services are resilient, secure, and available.

This position is a full-time post for 40 hours / week and is based in Malta, EU.

Your role

  • You manage all Internal IT systems and infrastructure used by our employees, ranging from physical servers, VM’s running on Type 1 hypervisors, storage systems, Active Directory, networks, firewalls, VPN, on-premise applications such as Atlassian products, cloud applications such as Office 365, database technology such as Ms SQL and telephony;
  • You are responsible to install, configure, test and maintain all Internal IT systems, including infrastructure, applications and networks according to defined policies and standards;
  • You handle 2nd line escalated IT operational issues and troubleshooting remotely or on-site;
  • You write and maintain custom powershell scripts to improve systems availability through automated recovery processes;
  • You manage the IT inventory and supplier relationships for equipment purchases;
  • You mentor and train other systems administrators and engineers on newly deployed or existing systems

Your Profile

  • You have at least 3 years’ experience in IT Systems Administration;
  • You have very good written and verbal English communication;
  • You have time management, planning and prioritisation skills;
  • You can work with minimal supervision and act as a team player;
  • You are eager to learn, enjoy keeping abreast with the latest technology trends and share the knowledge with other colleagues;
  • You have technical qualifications such as CCNA / Microsoft / VMware certifications to compliment this role;
  • A BS / MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related subject would be considered an asset.

Technical Skills and Knowledge Required

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Windows server / desktop technologies and Microsoft 365 Cloud;
  • Practical knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory, DFS, WSUS and IIS;
  • Experience with type 1 hypervisors and storage systems;
  • Very good understanding and experience of TCP / IP and OSI stack, networks and security appliances;
  • Experience with scripting such as powershell;
  • Knowledge of Linux OS and Ms Azure would be preferred.