System Administrator - m/f

Michael Page Switzerland

  • Date de publication :

    22 septembre 2023
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The System Administrator will be member of the Information Systems department. His essential functions will be related to management of IT infrastructure, System Software, Storage, and Databases

System Administrator - m/f

Our client is located in Geneva.


IT Infrastructure Management:

The management of IT infrastructure involves overseeing various components, including but not limited to physical servers, clusters, virtualization resources, VOIP telephony equipment, infrastructure-related software, middleware, and data storage. These infrastructure elements can exist on-premises, be outsourced, or provided as cloud services.

  • Deployment, Maintenance, and Enhancement: Deploy, maintain, and enhance IT infrastructure components to ensure their optimal performance and functionality.
  • Performance Monitoring: Continuously monitor the performance of systems and services within the IT infrastructure.
  • Problem Resolution: Detect, log, and resolve problems or issues that arise within the infrastructure.
  • Documentation: Document operational procedures and configurations to maintain a comprehensive record of the infrastructure setup.

System Software Management:

System software encompasses operating systems, utilities, and middleware that form integral parts of the IT infrastructure and enable applications to operate effectively.

  • Deployment and Maintenance: Deploy and maintain system software to meet operational requirements and service levels.
  • Performance Optimization: Monitor and optimize the performance of system software to enhance efficiency.
  • Problem Resolution: Resolve potential and actual problems related to system software.
  • Evaluation: Evaluate new system software to determine its suitability for integration.
  • Software Updates: Review, provision, and test system software updates while adhering to established safety, security, and quality standards.

Database Administration:

Database administration involves various tasks related to maintaining and managing databases within the IT infrastructure.

  • Maintenance: Perform standard database maintenance and administration tasks to ensure database reliability.
  • Configuration: Conduct routine configuration, installation, and reconfiguration of databases and related products.

Storage and Backup Management:

Efficient storage and backup management is essential for data protection and accessibility.

  • Storage Equipment: Manage storage equipment, including Storage Area Networks (SANs), to ensure data storage needs are met.
  • Storage Processes: Implement and monitor storage processes such as replication, compression, and provisioning to optimize storage resources.
  • Backup and Restore: Configure and monitor backup, archival, and restore processes to safeguard data.
  • Quality and Security: Collaborate with the Information Systems (IS) team to ensure the quality and security of storage and backup solutions.
  • Recovery Testing: Conduct regular recovery tests based on the bank's continuity policies to verify data recovery capabilities.
  • Documentation: Report and document backup operations and test outcomes for record-keeping purposes.



  • Degree in computer science or a related field.

Technical Skills:

  • Strong experience with the Windows 10 environment.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft servers.
  • Knowledge of SharePoint.
  • Familiarity with on-premises environments.

Professional Experience:

  • Previous experience in IT infrastructure management, especially in Windows 10 and Microsoft Server environments.
  • Experience with SharePoint would be a plus.

Soft Skills:

  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Strong communication and teamwork abilities.
  • Basic knowledge of computer security.

These requirements reflect a Microsoft-focused environment with Windows 10 and SharePoint, along with an on-premises presence.

Job Offer

On Prem environment in financial industry

Good package and discretionary bonus


  • Michael Page Switzerland