Corporate IT Senior Server Engineer

Location: Japan - Tokyo
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: 5000000 - 11000000 JPY
Job Function: Server Administrator
Reference: JO-190912-200769
Industry: Technology/Online
Sub-Industry: E-commerce

Company Overview

Leading International E-commerce company

Job Description

Description

The Corporate IT Department is looking for a senior server engineer with a focus on core Microsoft Infrastructure technologies, scripting and automation.
The purpose is to improve the output of the team and reduce operational overhead.

The role will be based in the Tokyo Headquarters, but working with the global teams and occasionally traveling for business will be required.

Responsibilities:
Act as the final escalation point and senior consultant in matters both technical and help desk related.
Building, testing, provisioning and managing server images for all current supported Windows Server versions, both virtual and physical.
Managing complex and large server environments including: Monitoring, High Availability, Backup, Configuration Management, and Patch Management.
Manage and update server inventory and configuration databases.
Work together with other senior engineers on project work, including coordinating with help desk teams for effective end user communication.
Act as a role model in term of documentation quality and output.
Work as a team and be proactive in communication with users, other IT resources and the team itself
Be flexible and adaptable to new challenges and willing to learn new technologies

Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

Experience and solid competency in the following areas:
Windows Server operating systems
Active Directory Domain Services
Microsoft Exchange (Both on premise and cloud)
Office 365 & Azure
Microsoft Hyper-V or VMWare ESXi based hypervisors
Server inventory systems (CMDB systems, etc.)
Basic Network Concepts (Firewall, Load balancing, TCP/IP Ect)
PowerShell & Automation
Good communication and writing skills and customer facing mindset
Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
Ability to work independently and resolve issues with minimal supervision
Have basic system security understanding with the knowledge in the following concepts: Multi-Factor Authentication, SSL and PKI
Passion to learn new technologies
Business English communication skills or above


Preferred Qualifications:
SQL Administration experience
SharePoint Online experience
Microsoft Remote Desktop Services experience
MCSE, MCITP or similar certifications

Business level Japanese



English Requirement: Business Level
Japanese Requirement: Business Level