System Administrator

Industry: HR/Staffing/Employment Agencies

Specialism: Admin & Office Services - Office Operations

Central,SG SGD 4,000 - 5,500

Job Description

- Install, configure, monitor and backup MS Windows servers, Linux servers
- (primarily Ubuntu) and Apache Tomcat web servers.
- Administering MySQL databases or Microsoft MSSQL databases.
- Administering TCP/IP networks.
- Apply operating system patches and upgrades on a regular basis. Evaluate
- the impact of patches if needed and advise accordingly.
- Install new servers and configure hardware, peripherals, services, settings,
- directories, storage, etc. in accordance with standards and project
- requirements.
- Perform regular backup operations, ensuring all required file systems and
- system data are successfully backed up. Prepare and test recovery
- procedures. Formulate and recommend backup strategies if needed.
- Embark and lead on server administration assigned projects to improve the
- overall administration effort.

Job Requirements

- Requires strong working experience in server system administration.
- Broad knowledge of industry IT best practices.
- Degree in IT or equivalent in Information technology or computer science with four to five years of working experience in system administration.
- Requires strong interpersonal skills in order to work with both technical and non-technical staff at various levels throughout the organisation.
- Must be able to communicate technical information in a clear and concise manner.
- Good communication and interpersonal skills
- Microsoft or Linux or CISCO certifications are preferable.
- MS Windows server administration and MS Windows Active Directory experience and LDAP required.
- Document and propose IT policy objectives.
- Observe and enforce company IT policies.
- Strong Experience in MS Windows and Linux system administration.
- Experience in Apache Tomcat Web server administration.
- TCP/IP network administration experience.
- Experience with MySQL database and or MS SQL database administration will be an advantage.
- Working experience of IT security will be a plus.
- Working experience with Sophos hardware based firewall solutions will be an advantage.
- ITIL V3 aware.


- Performance Bonus