Systems Engineer at Versent

Cloud, Full Time, Brisbane, AU brisbane engineering full-time
Posted 18 days ago

Versent is an Australian-born technology company, focused on architecting, building & operating cloud native applications, data streams, platforms and services. Our solutions are centred around AWS and best of breed technology. From a stand-still start in 2014, we've grown to over 360 family members both locally and internationally. With a diversified offering in professional services, managed services and product, we are poised for significant growth in 2020.

Due to expansion we are seeking an experienced Sys Admin Engineer. You will work with some of Versent's key enterprise clients in a customer facing role. A strong Windows systems admin background is ideal, combined with knowledge of Linux. This role will be helping to progress from a reactive to a highly proactive engineering role, adding clear value to our clients, always with a focus on automation.

Role responsibilities

  • Enhance availability, performance and stability of services as well as automating away repetitive work.
  • Respond to alerts to investigate issues in our services that you can really sink your teeth into
  • Backup Administration and maintenance: Backups, restores and implementation – Commvault preferable
  • System administration in Windows environment: including Active Directory, internal DNS and Group Policy
  • AWS administration: IAM role maintenance, provisioning and decommissioning of new services, SOE build / update, external DNS (route53), cost management and compliance
  • File storage administration: including storage maintenance, auditing and permissions management – NetApp preferable
  • BAU, work through daily tickets for resolution and look for opportunity to automate to reduce ticket count where possible
  • Skills and Experience Required

  • Strong Windows systems admin experience – 4-5 years
  • Linux experience beneficial
  • Ability to trouble shoot and resolve issues
  • AWS knowledge beneficial
  • Discipline in ticketing, reporting and relevant paper work including Creation of Root Cause Analysis reports for internal/external use
  • Strong understanding of infrastructure windows, active directory, file shares and permissions
  • Understanding of Storage - Netapp preferable
  • Scripting (ideally Powershell or Python)
  • Strong communication skills
  • #LI-SC1

    At the core of what we do, we're an engineering company. We value our people more than commercials and put culture at the centre of everything. Some of the things we do to bring the team together are end of month social and drinks, both family and Versent Christmas parties and weekly knowledge sharing sessions.
    We embrace the notion of Family at Versent, working together to achieve outstanding success. We have monthly social events to bring everyone together, often supporting charity initiatives such as TourXOz and RUOK Day. We're supportive of bringing both kids and dogs into the office (which makes it a bit more lively!) and have a flexible work environment.
    People: We believe in a positive team with family spirit, because life is too short for anything else.
    Customer: We create remarkable experiences for customers and treat them as we wish to be treated.
    Quality: Be Artisans who care for their craft and lead change through continuous improvement.
    Reliability: Do what we say we will do when we say we will do it, every time.
    Transparency: Full disclosure, integrity and honesty in all things.
    Reciprocate: Give back and assist as much as possible, whenever possible.