Systems Manager

West Shanghai Jiading China

Description:

Position Summary:

This position manages and supports the IT Infrastructure functions in Asia Pacific operations. Responsible for developing and supporting global projects as a member of the IT Global Infrastructure team. Advises and assists in the planning, implementation, and administration of servers and backups. Diagnoses and resolves server and backup issues. Investigates and evaluates both hardware and software.

Responsibilities of Position:
1. Review demands of the region.
2. Analyze requests and design appropriate solutions to meet business needs.
3. Ensure the appropriate monitoring of the infrastructure.
4. Testing of disaster recovery plans for the environment.
5. Maintain policies and procedures supporting the best practices.
6. Provide third level of support to our local IT administrators (worldwide coverage).

Skill Requirements:
1. Fast learner, with strong analytical & conceptual skills, a creative mindset and good communication skills (able to present information clearly and concisely).
2. Must be communicative, motivated, rigorous and stress-resistant.
3. Knowledge in Prince methodology is considered as a plus.
4. Flexible working hours; travels can be expected.
5. Fluent in English (written and spoken).

Experience Requirements:
1. At least 2 years directly related IT experience.
2. 2 years experience in Microsoft Server Operating Systems administration.
3. 4-6 years of practical experience in a distributed systems environment.
4. Experience in ITIL is required.
5. Experience in Data Center environment (Virtualization, Blades, SAN, Remote Management) and Backup and Disaster Recovery process, WAN Vendor management.
6. Experience with router configurations, hubs, switches, print servers is preferred.
7. Experience with TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP is preferred.
8. Experience with Arcserve, Backup Exec is preferred.
9. Project Management experience is preferred.

Licensing or Special Certification Requirements:
1. Valid drivers? license and passport.

Physical Requirements:
1. Ability to work at a personal computer for extended periods of time.

Working Conditions:
1. Occasionally lifts and carries up to 25 pounds.
2. Some of work time is spent standing, walking, lifting and bending.

The specific requirements upon the original JD:

  • Graduate (3+ High School) in computer science or higher grade;
  • 4-6 years of practical experience in a distributed systems environment;
  • Experience in ITIL is required.
  • Experience in Data Center environment (Virtualization, Blades, SAN, Remote Management) and Backup and Disaster Recovery process, WAN Vendor management.
  • Fast learner, with strong analytical & conceptual skills, a creative mindset and good communication skills (able to present information clearly and concisely).
  • Must be communicative, motivated, rigorous and stress-resistant.
  • Knowledge in Prince methodology is considered as a plus.
  • Flexible working hours; travels can be expected.
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken.

Education:

BS/BA in Computer Science or equivalent experience

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