Elmo Insurance Ltd

IT Systems Administrator

  • Basis:  Full-Time
  • Closing Date:  16 Feb, 2023
  • Job Ref:  KMP-78773

Job Description

Elmo Insurance Limited is a respected company linked to global and financially strong reinsurers. Through a commitment to financial strength, quality underwriting and products, experienced and qualified staff, and a personalised service to our customers, we will ensure that the expectations of our shareholders, reinsurers, customers and staff are fully met and that the company contributes to the economy and insurance market in Malta.

At Elmo Insurance, we rely on our IT systems to help our business reach and succeed with clients. We’re seeking an experienced Systems Administrator who is eager to use and grow his or her technological knowledge. In this role, the successful individual will protect our critical information, systems, and assets, build solutions, implement new software and hardware, provide training, and assist in the development of an overall IT strategy. From early on, you’ll be given challenging assignments, lead initiatives, and take ownership and responsibility. Our ideal candidate will be passionate about applying their skills to technology-based business.

Objectives of this Role

  • Maintain essential IT operations, including operating systems, security tools, applications, servers, email systems, laptops, desktops, software, and hardware.
  • Own projects, solutions, and key responsibilities within a larger business initiative.
  • Handle business-critical IT tasks and systems.
  • Enable faster and smarter business processes and implement analytics for meaningful insights.
  • Nurture dependable IT infrastructure and networking that’s always up and running.
  • Partner with internal and external partners to communicate project status, activities, and achievements.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform server administration tasks, including user / group administration, security permissions, group policies, print services, research event log warnings and errors, and resource monitoring, ensuring system architecture components work together seamlessly.
  • Monitor data center health using preexisting management tools and respond to hardware issues as they arise; help build, test, and maintain new servers as needed.
  • Maintain internal infrastructure requirements including, laptop and desktop computers, servers, routers, switches, firewalls, printers, phones, security updates; support internet, intranet, LANs, WANs, and network segments.
  • Interact with the help desk and other teams to assist in troubleshooting, identify root causes, and provide technical support when needed.
  • Perform routine / scheduled audits of the systems, including all backups.

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • Minimum 3 years of work experience in IT.
  • Relevant professional certifications.
  • Experience with or knowledge of operating systems; current equipment and technologies, enterprise backup and recovery procedures, system performance-monitoring tools, active directories, virtualization, HTTP traffic, content delivery, and caching.
  • Experience in project management, application design and integration, and cloud computing (specifically Microsoft Azure).
  • Knowledge of Windows and Unix system administration, Microsoft Office 365 and VMware.

The right applicant will be offered an attractive salary, a high-quality working environment, career development and learning opportunities, reduced summer hours, and a familial culture.

Elmo Insurance Limited (C-3500) is registered in Malta. Authorised to carry on general insurance business in terms of the Insurance Business Act (Chapter 403 of the Laws of Malta) and regulated by the Malta Financial Services Authority of Notabile Road, Attard, BKR 3000, Malta.