Windows System Engineer

Job Title: Windows System Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Perth CBD, Western Australia
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 195722_1560417383
Contact Name: Kate Ellis
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 13, 2019 19:16

Job Description

Our client is a global IT company that is seeking multiple Windows System Engineers ideally with DevOps/ automation experience, to work onsite for a leading resources client. This is an initial 6-month contract based in the Perth CBD.

The key responsibility will be replatforming / reinstalling business applications from older system OS to newer OS.

Key experience includes:

  • Proven experience as a Systems Engineer within in a Windows environment;
  • Experience in application support and migrations work;
  • Ideally some commercial experience with automation including:
    • Windows 2003/2008/2012/2016
    • RHEL 5/6/7
  • Experience with DevOps Automation Tooling preferable- Jenkins, Ansible, Scripting, Git, JIRA & Confluence;
  • Ability to engage with application stakeholders and manage application changes;
  • Experience with stakeholder management in regard to outages, changes and testing;
  • Ability to work with and leverage support teams external to the project team (e.g. Wintel, Network and Security teams);
  • Awareness and consideration of the impact of change activities on the users;
  • Ability to reverse engineer a system to understand the interdependencies to/from other systems and components;
  • Understanding of network connectivity to identify, diagnose, escalate firewall/access issues;
  • Experience working in a multi-site global network;
  • Experience with enterprise systems;
  • Good/pragmatic troubleshooting approach;
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills;
  • Ideally a competency in DevOps.

The Perks:

  • The opportunity to work for a global resources company;
  • Prime location in the Perth CBD;
  • An opportunity for contract extension;
  • Multiple positions available.

If you have the experience we are seeking for this position, please apply now with a resume detailing all relevant experience.

Contact: Kate Ellis - 08 9423 1422 (Job reference: 195722)