Systems Engineer


A well-established Financial Institution within the banking sector is looking for a Microsoft Systems Engineer to join its IT team. Individuals must be able to work on their initiative with minimal supervision, be hard-working and be meticulous in their work.The System Engineer will be part of an IT team focusing on managing operational IT Infrastructure, liaising with other members of the IT team and 3rd party suppliers.


  • Reviewing and implementing the necessary changes to the organisation’s infrastructure;
  • Maintaining and upgrading any physical servers and storage devices required to run the organisations infrastructure;
  • Monitoring of systems and infrastructure, and the setup of additional monitoring objects to assure visibility of the organisation’s systems;
  • Setting up mechanisms and systems to assure business continuity;
  • Coordinating and overseeing planned failovers of all systems;
  • Assuring proper backup mechanisms are in place;
  • Assuring system up-time;
  • Rolling out of virtual servers to cater for additional services as per the organisation’s requirements;
  • Coordinating with the Security and Network Engineer on Security and Network projects;

Skill-sets and Requirements

  • Minimum of 3 years working in the IT field with a minimum of 1-year experience in a similar post.
  • Possess strong analytical skills and excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Have practical knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory, Microsoft Server and desktop environments.
  • Practical knowledge of Microsoft O365 environments and/OR Microsoft Azure Cloud
  • Good experience with virtualization, mainly focusing on VMWare.
  • Knowledge of backup technologies, with practical experience of setting up and configuring of backup solutions, mainly Veeam.

Education & Experience

Bachelor's degree/ Diploma in IT or IT certifications ideally specialising on IT infrastructure


  • Loan and Rental Subsidies
  • Employee Wellbeing Incentives
  • Free Parking
  • Health and Life Insurance
  • Remote Working
  • Continuous personal growth and development

Job Reference: QK305

  • Primary job focus
    Technical Infrastructure
  • Job type
    Full Time
  • Employment level
    Experienced (3 years +)
  • Employer industry
    Financial Services
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