System Administrator

Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Job Type: Permanent
Posted: 11 days ago
Contact: Priya Kuncham
Reference: 246098
  • Canberra based with hybrid work arrangments
  • Permanent role
  • Permanent Residents are also eligible to apply

Our client is Applying science to develop, construct and operate better energy projects around the world. And recognises that the community is the most important stakeholder in a project.

About the Role :

This role reports into an ICT Security and Projects Manager and as an ICT System Administrator, you are expected to:

  • Ensure the availability, reliability, security, and quality of on-prem IT infrastructure and the services itprovides to the business.
  • Identify, investigate, analyse, resolve, and log/report issues and incidents on time to ensure minimalbusiness disruption.
  • Perform root cause analysis to permanently solve recurring issues.
  • Automate any recurring tasks using scripts.
  • Monitor onsite IT infrastructure capacity and performance levels and report all upgrade requirementson time.
  • Review existing and emerging ICT requirements, conduct market research and due diligence toidentify and commission appropriate products and services.
  • Test new hardware and software before commissioning.
  • Manage, maintain, and decommission retired or redundant systems.
  • Maintain detailed, accurate technical documentation and operational procedures.


You are primarily responsible for the setup, administration, and maintenance of

Client's on-prem IT infrastructure including:

  • Physical servers, NAS, SAN, UPS, Switches, Firewalls, UTMs, Routers, Modems, LAN, WAN, Wi-Fi,
  • VPNs, VLANs, DNS, DHCP etc.
  • RedHat HPCC using Bright cluster management software (no setup knowledge required)
  • VMware vSphere Hosts, Clusters, Virtual Machines (VM), vCenter servers, Virtual networks, Virtual
  • storage (using Direct-attached, iSCSI and NAS), Resource pools, vMotion etc.
  • Windows and Linux servers, LAMP stack, LDAP services etc.
  • File and Image-based Backup, Recovery, Archival and Retention using Veeam and Backup4all.
  • IT Inventory, Patching, Health-checks, Monitoring and Reporting, Checklist, Documentation etc.

As a successful candidate will:

  • Have a focus towards ICT service improvement.
  • Have a security-first approach when maintaining systems and services.
  • Be willing to learn new tools and technologies.
  • Be a team player with a focus on client service and delivery.
  • Have good communication and documentation skills. * have bachelor (or above) in Information Technology
  • Have 3 -5 years of experience in relevant IT domains

Apply now with a CV and Cover Letter. Upon shortlisting we will conatct you and discuss further. Job Reference: 246098