IT Systems and Network Administrator

IT Systems and Network Administrator Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a IT Systems and Network Administrator to join our team.


  • Providing basic IT support to internal teams (40+ workstations / laptops);
  • Manage inventory related to hardware, software and other IT supplies;
  • Definition, documentation and implementation of processes for deployments, monitoring and management of systems;
  • Work to ensure services are aligned to project requirements;
  • Managing the OpenVPN infrastructure;
  • Creation, maintenance, testing and communication of system recovery processes and procedures;
  • Troubleshooting, diagnosing and resolving hardware, software, and other network and system problems;
  • Understanding, and administering IT infrastructure systems, software, applications (some construction specifics);
  • Recommending solutions and deliver internal infrastructure projects;
  • To implement security procedures and work towards ISO27001 certification;
  • Occasional travel to satellite office in Bedford;
  • Authoring of documentation/training material for both IT and business.


  • Familiar with various types of Identity Management and account provisioning (SAML, SSO, SCIM, AD, etc.);
  • Ability to be dynamic, self-motivated and work on own using own initiative is essential;
  • Familiar with Storage provision to include availability, capacity and management of cloud and hybrid solutions;
  • Ability to liaise with people on both a technical and non-technical level;
  • Familiar with management of IaaS (Azure) including Security and Insight Event;
  • Networks (TCP/IP, DNS, load balancers, VLAN, SMTP etc.);
  • Office 365 and Exchange Admin (Hybrid implementation/configuration);
  • Setting up and maintaining a Kubernetes cluster;
  • AV remote deployment and policies configuration;
  • Understanding of Virtualisation Replication and Failover;
  • Apache, SSL and Tomcat setup and maintenance;
  • Basic scripting skills (PowerShell, Bash etc);
  • Process definition and automation for builds, monitoring, alerting etc;
  • A working knowledge of Operating Systems (Windows/OSX/Ubuntu) etc;
  • Administration of Windows Server Systems (WSUS, Group policies, HyperV, DNS, DHCP, Active Directory etc.).