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System Administrator

  • Location

    Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

  • Sector:

    Systems Administrator

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Harley Walkden

  • Contact email:

    Harley.Walkden@morson.com

  • Job ref:

    161634HWN_1557387864

  • Published:

    15 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-05-16

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Client:

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Reporting to the Service Operations Lead the role will have responsibility for technical delivery within the Defence Intelligence Services (DIS) business. The successful candidate will be responsible for administering a number of Geospatial Information Systems (GIS) as part of the on-site service delivery team. This will include applying changes, updates, test and acceptance, integration skills, tooling, processes and techniques to maintain multiple complex services. It is expected that the successful candidate will have extensive system admin experience and a detailed knowledge of this type of bespoke environment. This is a complex and challenging role that will be highly rewarding, with extensive communication and interfacing requirements.

Main Duties

  • To provide the lead technical role for specific system changes, resolving service incidents and problems, applying diagnostic, maintenance and configuration control attributes to bring about a resolution
  • Act as a subject matter expert for specified Systems and Services
  • System monitoring and performance reporting
  • Maintenance of storage subsystems
  • Maintenance of system configuration files
  • Installation of OS and COTS software patches/upgrades
  • Implement routine archive, backup and recovery policies, as well carrying out optimisation of these policies
  • Maintenance and deployment of system image profiles
  • Technical problem investigation, rectification, data collection and problem resolution (4th Line Supt)
  • Generation and resolution of Discrepancy Reports
  • Providing technical assistance to project teams
  • Vendor liaison, bug fix, technical reporting, technical risk mitigation
  • Installation and deployment of Rapid Delivery updates. Using bespoke ASG deployment technologies
  • Maintain links to 1st , 2nd , and 4th line, transition and change teams to enable service improvement
  • Perform On-Call duties as required to maintain service availability levels
  • Network/System monitoring and performance reporting, and where appropriate optimise these services
  • Investigate and resolve problems relating to networking, storage access and software services
  • Scheduling downtime coordination
  • Attend site briefings and Technical Engineering Meetings (TEMs)

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