Team Lead - IT System Administartor

BOT VFX (India) Private Limited IT

03 May 2022

BOT VFX (India) Private Limited



Responsible for the upkeep, configuration, and reliable operation of End user computing systems, Servers, Network and Storage Infrastructure. Seeks to ensure that the uptimeperformanceresources, and security meets the business requirements.  Plan, implement, oversee and maintain server and network infrastructure projects.
Minimum Requirements:

  • 4 to 7 years of experience as System Administrator
  • At least 1 to 2 years of experience as a Team Lead with team size of 10+ engineers
  • Good mentor, great team player and collaborator with cross-functional teams
  • Must have an eye for detail, well-versed with root cause analysis and finding solutions for repetitive issues
  • Should have driven at least 2 major infrastructure implementations or initiatives end to end
  • Flexible and able to adapt to a rapidly changing environment, must be organized and have the ability to manage projects of varying length
  • Good understanding of ticketing system and monitoring dashboards
  • Advanced knowledge of Windows Server (2012/2016) /desktop Operating Systems (Win 7/8/10)
  • Strong understanding of Active Directory/LDAP user / group administration, Group Policy design and configuration
  • Linux/UNIX administration and hands-on experience in managing server virtualization technologies like Linux KVM, VMWare Server/ESX or Microsoft Hyper-V
  • Strong understanding of LAN/WAN networking
  • Basic level of scripting (perl, shell, python) knowledge to automate routine IT tasks and scheduled jobs
  • Good communication, reporting and documentation skills

Good to have:

  • Hands-on experience in hardware and software deployments/rollouts
  • Ability to troubleshoot network issues including back bone infrastructure issues, LAN Routing and Switching design, (VLANs, IP Subnetting, 802.1Q trunks)
  • Positive, self-motivated individual who can complete tasks independently


  • ITIL Foundation Certified (MUST)
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science (or related area) preferred.
  • MCSE, RHEL certification or any other equivalent certification in relevant programs desired
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate or Professional -CCNA/ CCNP MCITP Server
  • Cloud Certification Foundation / Associate level desired

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Design, install and configure internal and customer facing servers, network devices and firewalls.
  • Proactively manage and maintain servers, virtual machines, network and firewall systems
  • Administer and support core Microsoft, Cisco/Brocade, Linux (CentOS) and storage technologies
  • Develop and implement project plans, risk assessments and contingency plans
  • Design and implement monitoring, configuration management and reporting functions that will make a hands-off environment
  • Define and document best practices and standard operating procedures
  • Provide after-hours support for Infrastructure related emergencies as well occasional weekend maintenance
  • Create system health reports and document root cause analysis for repeated issues
  • Maintain inventory and asset configuration documentation
  • Assist with hardware, firewall, telecom and software vendor evaluation, recommendation and negotiations
  • Mentor / cross train team members on existing and new technologies
  • Carry out special tasks, Initiatives, Service Improvements at Management's direction
  • Interact with end users and staff at the technical level, as required.