PointStar - Windows System Engineer

Location: Singapore
Business sector: IT Support
Job reference: 823292-1
Published: 6 months ago
PointStar is seeking an experienced individual with 2 years experience in operating within Enterprise environment and processes (L2 or L3)
  • Plan, deploy, manage and monitor systems and infrastructure of Windows server, Wintel, and Linux environment (90% Windows, 10% Linux).
  • Daily operational tasks of system administration (health checks, pre and post-patch checks, troubleshooting, diagnostic).
  • Deploy and configure server/VM builds to support the deployment of applications.
  • Experienced using vSphere, ESXi and vCenter to manage, deploy, configure and patch will be advantageous for the candidate.
  • Experience in IT operations, incident management and change management is preferred.
  • Take proactive actions to ensure that systems and infrastructure meet high levels of availability.
  • Plan, manage, execute and close change requests and deployments.
  • Plan and perform patching following best practices (Build, test, snapshot, pilot, release, monitor, rollback).
  • Perform an assessment of server environments and recommend changes to improve system performance and overall stability.
  • Perform migrations / installations / upgrades of Windows operating systems and installed applications.
  • Maintain and operate complex Windows AD and domain controllers.
  • Liaise with various vendors or personnel for troubleshooting and resolution.
  • Be on standby for urgent matters, especially for high priority tickets , and perform hands-on troubleshooting as required.
  • Perform security patches on Windows.
  • Perform firmware upgrade on hardware.
  • Experience in working and administering any SAN technologies such Pure and EMC.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience
  • at least 2 years of experience operating in an Enterprise environment and service management processes (L2 or L3)
  • Delivering IT operations, incident management, and change management is preferred (ITSM and ITAM)
  • Familiar with AWS environment (certified candidates are preferred)
  • Azure Cloud, Kubernetes experience
  • Experience in using vSphere, ESXi and vCenter to manage, deploy, configure and patch will be advantageous for the candidate (vSphere 6 or 7)
  • Proficiency in Linux is mandatory
  • Experience in patch management with dependencies planning
  • Experience in troubleshooting Windows related issues
  • ITIL certification is required
  • Able to be on 24 X 7 standby