Systems Administrator - Naas


My client, global leader with over 100 years tradition, specializing in software systems and providing business solutions to clients all over the world, is looking to hire a System Administrator for a 12 months contract, role is based in Naas, Co. Kildare.

Main responsibilities:

  • Introducing and integrating new technologies into existing environments.
  • Performing routine audit of systems and software.
  • Applying operating systems updates, patches, and configuration changes.
  • Installing and configuring new hardware and software.
  • Coordinating with our Level 1 and Level 2 Support to resolve IT System tickets to maintain our Service Level Agreements.
  • Analysing system logs and identifying potential issues with our IT Systems.
  • Adding, removing, or updating user account information, resetting passwords, etc.
  • Answering technical queries and assisting users.
  • Role in system / network security.
  • Role in documenting the configuration of the system.
  • Role in troubleshooting any reported problems.
  • Role in system performance tuning.
  • Role in ensuring that the network infrastructure is up and running.
  • Manage the deployments of software releases across multiple environments.


Required knowledge:

  • Lenovo System X series server hardware
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012
  • Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011
  • Microsoft SharePoint 2010
  • Microsoft BizTalk server 2010
  • Oracle database server installation
  • OpsView network monitoring
  • Cisco Catalyst networking
  • VMware vSphere Enterprise 6
  • Fortigate firewall administration
  • EMC Unisphere SAN management
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 6 & 7
  • Apache web server
  • Track IT help desk
  • VoIP telephony
  • Avaya Contact Centre administration


Required experience/skills:

  • At least 2 years relevant experience.
  • Ability to work with a range of people ranging from developers to business users, to management so good communication skills are essential.
  • Occasional out of hours support, upgrade and deployment work.
  • Excellent oral and written English.
  • Excellent problem solving skills.


Unfortunately, we cannot offer sponsorship for this role so you must have valid Visa to work in Ireland.

John Ryan, Senior Recruitment Consultant - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

John is one of our recruitment consultants on the Technical Infrastructure Division of e-Frontiers and has been with the company since June 2012. John brings over 12 years recruitment experience to the e-Frontiers team having previously worked for one of Ireland’s biggest recruitment companies. He has worked with many of the Ireland’s leading IT companies and has experience of sourcing technical candidates across all levels. He has also gained valuable on-site client recruitment experience from various recruitment projects. John studied Business Studies in Dublin Business School. He prides himself on his professional and logical approach to recruitment.

Specialises in: Senior Windows Engineers, System Support, Linux Administrators, Unix Administrators, Security Consultants, Virtualisation Specialists, Unix Specialists, Infrastructure Consultants, Cloud Automation Specialists, Office 365 Specialists, Windows Engineers