System Administrator

System Administrator

Job Title: System Administrator
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne CBD
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-12-24
Reference: V-38320
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 24, 2020 12:35

Job Description

Seeking a System Administrator

The Role:
  • Conducting routine monitoring and maintenance of servers, system and security logs, and audit record; including ensuring that backups are complete and accurate.
  • Supporting the Senior Network Engineer / Senior System Administrator in relation to the provision of 2nd level support for network, hardware, communications, M365, Teams Rooms, Avaya PBX and security issues.
  • Utilising the Service Desk system to provide 2nd and 3rd level support in relation to network, communications, Office 365, Teams Rooms, Avaya PBX including the provision of detailed incident reports and technical documentation in relation to the resolution of issues.
  • Documenting system solutions.
  • Assisting with testing and implementation of network and system enhancements with a commitment to change control; including assisting with the planning and identification of rollback plans for the successful and risk-minimised implementation of system changes.
  • providing information in relation to network, Teams Rooms and M365 usage to enable capacity planning and to assist the Tribunals in meeting the ever-increasing demands made of government organisations in relation to security and reporting.
  • Project work, as directed.

Skills and Experience Required
Essential criteria

  • Experience in networking and systems
           Experience in a Microsoft environment;

           Training or qualifications in Microsoft networking/ LAN technologies;

           Demonstrated knowledge of servers, active directory and networking                     communication principles;

          Experience with Office 365 administration

          Experience with Avaya systems

          Experience with Teams rooms

          Understanding of the importance of monitoring and maintenance.

  • Problem solving and analytical skills
           Proven experience in providing a high level of support in relation to PC, M365 and LAN technologies;

     Understanding the need to minimise disruption to the network;

     Understanding increasing demands, particularly in relation to security and reporting;

     Knowledge of the system development life cycle.

  • 3. Communication and liaison skills
               Ability to document solutions and communicate those solutions to the rest of the Information Technology team;

              Ability to liaise with service providers and vendors in resolving communication and network issues;

             Ability to convey technical information to non-technical staff.

  • 4. Flexibility and initiative
               Ability to contribute to project work as directed;

              Ability to learn new technologies and applications;

             Ability to prioritise work and manage multiple time demands with limited supervision;

             Ability to respond to changing work demands and circumstances.

Location and Contract Term:

Melbourne Based -  6 Month Contract with 3 x 6 months extension options  

Security Requirements:

Must be an Australian Citizen. Ability to obtain a Baseline Security Clearance is required

How to Apply:

Applications close 7 January 2021

Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you may need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates

Call Mo Samsam or Jo Finchett 1300 944 936 for any further information