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Sr. Windows Administrator for Qatar

Job Description and Requirements

VINIRMA Consulting Pvt. Ltd. is a 360° Human Resource Management Consulting and Staffing Services Organization with operations in UAE, Qatar, Bahrain, Australia, USA, Singapore & India.

 

VINIRMA Consulting is currently looking for Sr. Windows Administrator for one of its clients which is a Business Consulting, IT Solutions and Services company in Qatar with the following and terms and conditions.

 

MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Experience working with Windows 2008 R2, 2012 R2 & 2016 OS.

  • Expert in Active Directory, Group policies, Microsoft Certificate PKI Services.

  • Expert in Microsoft Windows clustering, load balancing and experience in troubleshooting technical problems involving software and operating systems & includes desktop OS.

  • Develop & Executes PowerShell or Command Shell commands and experience in scripting

  • Knowledge in Exchange 2016 administration.

  • Expert in System Center and assisting other Administrators as required on a daily or timely basis.

  • Develop & Executes PowerShell or Command Shell commands and experience in scripting

  • Familiarity with Physical server hardware and VM environment.

  • Assists in the monthly patching of server systems, which is part of the maintenance activity using System Center Configuration Manager.

  • Solid knowledge of networking protocols (HTTP/S, S/FTP, TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, etc.)

  • Certificate Integration within the server environment.

  • Diagnosing and resolving performance issues

  • Maintaining consistent system documentation.

  • Coordinating, managing, and validating software and environment changes

  • Perform installations and upgrades during weekend maintenance window

  • Configuring and administering applications in a Citrix / Windows Server Environment

  • Comply with Bank’s Change Management processes and best practices

  • Provide technical leadership for upcoming projects

  • Lead design updates and architecture revisions

  • Address high severity issues and service outages

  • Review periodic reports of server health, resource usage, user experience, and overall environment performance to determine next steps and upgrade paths

  • Acts as a backup to Windows Administrator as per the job requirement.

  • Review change control requests which impact the Citrix and Windows environment

  • Raise support tickets with the appropriate vendor to resolve critical issues.  

  • Experience using patience, sensitivity and effective communication with a wide range of people, including the technically proficient and those with minimal computing experience or technical skill.

Experience in installation & administration of IBM WebSphere Application Server

  • Coordinating with Application teams for service planning and deployment across the organization.

  • Experience writing technical documentation.

  • Experience participating in diverse workgroups.

  • Works remotely to provide 24x7 support on critical systems

  • Works efficiently with minimal guidance from Senior or Lead administrators.

 

CORE COMPETENCIES

  • Windows 2008 R2, Windows 2012 R2 & Windows 2016

  • Microsoft SCCM and SCOM

  • IBM WebSphere Application Server Administration.

  • Advanced PowerShell scripting

  • Active Directory, Group policies, Microsoft Certificate PKI Services.

EDUCATION:

University Degree (IT)

Professional Certifications

Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE ) – Server Infrastructure

Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer ( MCSE ) – SCCM / SCOM

Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer ( MCSE ) - Messaging

Additional qualifications:

 

English – Fluently Oral & Written

Excellent Computer literacy

 

Work experience:

10 years of Systems Administration experience.

Professional experience:

  • Minimum 8 years’ experience in managing critical Citrix & Microsoft environment

  • Working knowledge of event, incident & problem management processes and tools

PROFESSIONAL SKILLS:

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Problem solving skills

  • Analytical thinking

  • Professional behavior

 

Domain: Banking

 

Terms and conditions:

 

Joining time frame: Maximum 1 month