System Engineer

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
12 Oct 2020
End of advertisement period
12 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

  • Solves server-related solving problems on a daily basis.
  • In support of change management within the data center, provides the CSC with information about the enterprise virtual Environments.
  • Support the vSphere environments including activities such as design, maintenance & troubleshooting.
  • Support Citrix environment including virtual applications and VDI’s
  • Handle ongoing maintenance e.g., service pack installations, hot fixes, software upgrades, etc.
  • Daily monitor and verifies all virtual environments are running smoothly.
  • Monitor and follow up on the Virtual environment backups.
  • Responsible of monitoring all virtual servers, VDI infrastructure and services.
  • Management and updating of all virtual applications, virtual servers, VDI services.
  • Co-ordinates work with vendors for support.
  • Tests and deploys new virtual applications, virtual servers and VDI’s.
  • Knowledge of IT Service Management frameworks.
  • Design and execute VBScript, PowerShell scripts to automate bulk tasks.
  • Performing standard administration responsibilities
  • Maintains accurate and comprehensive documentation diagrams of the virtual environments.
  • Perform pro-active support functions and reporting to maintain the integrity of the enterprise equipment and infrastructure.
  • Responsible to adhere with all information security policies and procedures of the University.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualification

  • Bachelor degree required in Computer Engineering/Science
  • VCP certification would be beneficiary
  • 3 years’ experience in related work

Preferred Qualification

  • Good Knowledge of MS Active Directory required.
  • Knowledge of Windows 2003, 2008, 2012 administration.
  • Practical experience with Server Virtualization.
  • Experience in designing complex virtual infrastructure solutions in a mid-to-large scale data center.
  • Experience with VMware, CITRIX virtualization
  • Knowledge of Veeam Backup and replication.
  • Knowledge in Windows and Linux operating systems.
  • Have a general knowledge of server technologies, and network and enterprise storage technologies.
  • Good communication skills & Report Writing Skills.
  • Must be able to work under pressure in a fast-paced work environment.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours including evenings, weekends, holidays and overtime as required, should be available 24/7 on-call in case of major services outage.
  • Strong problem solving, testing, and network troubleshooting skills

Division Information Technology Division-CIO

Department Infrastructure&Core Techno. Section

Job Close Date open until filled

Job Category Staff

Salary 7000 to 18000 AED