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System Administrator (2285)

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We are Cambridge University Press & Assessment, a world-leading academic publisher and assessment organisation, and a proud part of the University of Cambridge.   We are looking for a talented Infrastructure Systems Administrators within our Manila operation. You will be a part of the Global Hosting Services Operations team designed to support businesses via 14x5 operations focused on delivering high availability of IT services. Services includes System Administration, Server performance, configuration, monitoring, creation, data backup and recovery.   You will be collaborating closely with the technology suppliers and will be expected to manage relationships with other internal partners and consumers of the service to implement new solutions and drive continual process improvement. You will work directly with our partners at Amazon, Microsoft and internal technical specialists.   Why should you join Cambridge? Our mission is to contribute to society through the pursuit of education, learning, and research at the highest international levels of excellence. Which is why every year, we give vital support to millions of people in more than 170 countries around the world. From teachers and learners to researchers and academics, we help to build confidence, unlock potential, and enable success. We give people the opportunity to show what they've learnt, we spread knowledge, spark enquiry, and aid understanding. We achieve this by embracing change, and continuously focusing on our customers' needs. And by collaborating, and carefully listening to our customers and to each other, we keep moving forward, keep innovating, and keep finding newer and better ways of doing things. When you join Cambridge, you get the best possible combination of a supportive, caring environment, balanced with work that brings out the best in you. You will have access to learning and development opportunities, and business tools essential for your role so that you can perform at your peak.   What can we offer you? We have 50 offices worldwide, with ten major ‘hubs.' In this role, you will collaborate with teams in different functional areas whose systems and services are truly global.  It is an opportunity that will enable you to widen your horizon by learning from other cultures. The role is pivotal to the success of technology services for the organization, and there are no limits to the opportunities afforded to work with new and exciting technologies and highly talented people. On top of these, working with Cambridge will also give you stability. We show our care for our people by allowing them to grow not just professionally but also personally. We promote work-life balance through flexible work schedules, hybrid work arrangements, and generous paid leaves. In addition, you will be entitled to our health care benefits with coverage for dependents, group life insurance, and robust wellbeing programs right on the first day of joining us.   What will you do in this role? Working under the supervision of the Global Hosting Manager in the Manila, you will:
  • Ensuring all infrastructure (on premise/in cloud) is continually and optimally available and operational, supporting global 24 x 5 services and digital commerce.
  • Accountable for server creation, operation, back up and restorations.
  • Manage capacity planning for all services, employing industry best practices for storage, backup, patching, security and disaster recovery
  • Ensuring that systems are up-to-date, using automation at every possibly opportunity for systems upgrades, refreshes and configuration
  • Operate under agreed policies, processes and procedures, underpinned by ITIL best practices
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    Qualification

    What makes you the ideal candidate for this position? You will be ideal for this part if you have around 3 years of solid hands on experience in hosting services (Cloud, On Premise, Hybrid). Technically competent & highly proficient in two or more infrastructure disciplines:
  • Experience of operating using AWS/Azure infrastructure
  • Virtualization Technology Experience using VMWare and/or Hyper-V
  • Advanced and proven Windows OS (Windows Server 2012 and Up) and Linux OS (RHEL, CentOS) skillset.
  • Experience with managing 0365, Active Directory and deploying GPOs
  • Experience with Server Platform Services, Monitoring & Storage platform e.g Cloudflare, Okta, Panzura and Site 24x7.
  •   In addition, experience, knowledge or expertise in the following would give you an advantage:
  • Experience with the following AWS features: EC2, ECS,ELB, EFS, RDS, S3, VPC, Route 53, CloudWatch, WAF.
  • DESIRED CERTIFICATIONS:
  • AWS Certified Associate SysOps Administrator or AWS Certified Associate DevOps Administrator. Or AWS Certified Associate Solutions Architect.
  • About The Cambridge University Press & Assessment | Manila

    We help millions of people worldwide to open opportunities and unlock their potential.
     
    We are a world-leading academic publisher and assessment organisation, and a proud part of the University of Cambridge. We’re driven by a simple mission – to contribute to society through the pursuit of education, learning and research at the highest international levels of excellence. And that’s why every year we give millions of people the support they need to unlock their potential.
     
    From teachers and learners to researchers and academics, we help to build confidence and enable success in more than 170 countries around the world. We give people the opportunity to show what they’ve learnt, we spread knowledge, spark enquiry, and aid understanding.
     
    We can achieve this because we are a united, vibrant, and respectful global community of empowered people. A community that embraces change, and continuously focuses on meeting our customers’ needs. One that is flexible, by default. One that gives everyone the support they need to be bold and take ownership. And by collaborating, and carefully listening to our customers and to each other, we’ll keep moving forward, keep innovating, and keep finding better ways of doing things.
     
    #WeAreCambridge #PursuingPotential

    Official Company Website
    https://www.cambridge.org/
     
    Facebook Accounts
    • Global - https://www.facebook.com/CambPressAssess
     
    Instagram Accounts
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    System Administrator (2285)

    Cambridge University Press & Assessment | Manila

    Metro Manila, Philippines

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    Position Level

    Professional

    Job Level

    Entry level

    Job Type

    Full-Time

    Hiring Until

    03/24/2023