Systems Administrator - Storage and Backup

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Job Title: Systems Administrator - Storage and Backup

Job Type: Contract

Location: BRUSSELS but will start fully REMOTE until Covid restrictions are lifted

Duration: Until End of year then Yearly Extensions

Pay Rate: €400 -€420 per day

Citizenship: MUST BE EU CITIZEN (please don't apply if not)

Experienced System Administrator (Experienced SYSAD) Minimum 4 years experience

Server, Backup and Storage Management in the Infrastructure Management Operations project team (IMO SBS)

    • Support service owners, operations managers and service teams on operational projects related to customer foundation services, including interventions on ICT infrastructure (servers, backup devices, virtual machines, etc);
    • Drafting operational guidelines, procedures, installation notices and scripts for the integration, installation and upgrade of aforementioned component services;
    • Support setup and management of central monitoring infrastructure;
    • Assistance with roll-out of new ICT infrastructure projects;
    • Operate in accordance with the defined ITIL processes and procedures;
    • Performing backup/restore operations on data;
    • Development of scripts to improve central management and control facilities (central alerting, central logging, central security polices implementation ...).

  • Knowledge and skills
    • ITILv3 certification(s);
    • Ability to write technical notes in English;
    • Capability of integration in an international/multi-cultural environment, rapid self-starting capability and experience in team working;
    • Good communication skills ;
    • Quick learning ability is required, being organized, versatile and a results-oriented team player;
    • Experience in providing support for enterprise environment;
    • Ability to cope with fast changing technologies and environments;
    • Windows 2003, 2008, 2012 Server administration;
    • Expertise in WAMP/LAMP (Linux/Windows, Apache, MySQL, PHP) application administration;
    • Symantec & NetApp Backup administration and recovery procedures;
    • VMware & Hyper-V management and administration;
    • Shared storage administration (NetApp/IBM/HP);
    • TCP/IP protocol and related services in a Windows 2003, 2008, 2012 environment: DNS, DHCP, WINS;
    • Hardware environment (Server);
    • Good scripting skills (shell, bash, …)
    • Very good knowledge of PowerShell 2+;
    • Minimum 1 technical certification:
      • MCSA/MCSE: Server Infrastructure
      • MCITP: Enterprise Administrator on Windows Server 2008 and above
      • o(Storage) NCSA, NCDA, NCIE
      • o(Virtualisation) VCA-DCV, VCP4/5-DCV, VCAP4/5-DCA, VCAP4/5-DCD, VCDX4/5-DV, VCA-WM, VCP4/5-DT, VCAP-DTD, VCDX-DT - MCTS, MCITP: Virtualization Administrator (or higher)
      • (Linux) RHCSA, RHCE, RHCJD, RHCJA
      • Oracle RDBMS database administration


    • SANS certifications:
    • SEC464: Cyber Security Training for IT Administrators
    • SEC501: Advanced Security Essentials - Enterprise Defender (GCED certification)
    • SEC506: Securing Linux/Unix (GCUX certification)
    • SEC511: Continuous Monitoring and Security Operations
    • Knowledge of Solarwinds monitoring solutions