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Senior Systems EngineerHAYS
Global mining organisation based out of Mount Isa, QLD seeking Senior IT Systems/Infrastructure Engineer Your new company A leading and global mining organisation based out of Mount Isa, QLD are seeking a Senior IT Systems/Infrastructure Engineer to work within a dedicated service team to work on new and evolving projects that underpin the running of the organisation’s mine sites and operations throughout Australia. Your new role This role sits within the specially created (and multi-disciplinary) technical solutions team comprised of IT infrastructure, systems and networking engineers whose aim is to rollout new technologies, projects, methodologies and technical services across 6 mine sites with a combined user base of over 6000 (with over 700 servers deployed across various centres). As the Senior Engineer you will be the 2IC to the (very well respected) team lead which will see you undertake a variety of responsibilities from a technical, project, collaboration, and leadership perspective to ensure solutions are created and delivered on time and to the highest possible standards.
The projects this team work on vary in terms of complexity, scope and purpose which has included (for example) large scale IT infrastructure rollouts (the building of brand-new data centres), Cisco hardware refreshes, virtualisation configurations and enterprise level cybersecurity deployments among others. These projects will see you travel as and when required from Mount Isa to any of the 6 mine sites in this team’s remit (spread throughout QLD and the NT) to conduct onsite technical work, and to establish and build lasting relationships with representatives on the ground. Whilst this role will have no direct reports you still will lead the team by defining and driving new ideas and innovations that will be applied across the organisation as senior management are heavily invested in allowing whoever is placed in this role to thrive.
Aside from ‘technical leadership’ you will also need ‘people leadership’ skills to be able to collaborate, encourage, mentor and guide junior members of staff to become the best that they can be. With this, strong communication skills are needed to be able to interact with (and in some instances manage) a variety of stakeholders including but not limited to technical management, site managers, mine operators and solution providers to name a few. What you'll need to succeed You will need experience/knowledge across the following: Converged Infrastructure (HPE Synergy, 3PAR and StoreOnce) Virtualisation (VMware) Cloud services (preferably Azure and its eco system) Security (Fortinet), Backup Solutions (Veeam) Microsoft eco system (Active Directory, 365, SCOM, Exchange, etc) Working on large scale/enterprise level projects Working with individuals across all levels of an organisation Clear written and verbal communication skills Full Australian working rights What you'll get in return You will be offered a permanent role with a....