Senior System Engineer

  • Cloudlayer8 Limited
  • Limassol, Cyprus
  • 07/04/2021
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

CLOUDLAYER8 LTD is looking to recruit a Senior Systems Engineer

This addition to our fast-growing business is a strategic team member who can offer value to our customer deployments and datacenter operations.

We are currently looking for a Senior Systems Engineer. The successful candidate will be responsible for deployment, maintenance activities of cl8 datacenter, as well as assigned customer system deployments and support.

The Senior Systems Engineer’s role is to ensure the stability, integrity, and efficient operation of specific cl8 infrastructure services and assigned customer based projects. This is achieved by monitoring, maintaining, supporting, and optimizing all networked software and associated operating systems.

The Senior Systems Engineer will apply proven communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills to help identify, communicate, and resolve issues in order to maximize the benefit of IT systems investments. This individual will also mentor and provide guidance to the Systems Engineer staff.


Strategy & Planning

  • Collaborate with network and sales staff to ensure smooth and reliable operation of software and systems for fulfilling business objectives and processes.
  • Work with executive team members, decision makers, and stakeholders to define business requirements and systems goals, and to identify and resolve business systems issues.

Planning, Deployment and Support

  • Design and deploy new applications and enhancements to existing applications, software, and operating systems.
  • Fine tune the effectiveness and efficiency of existing cl8 and customer systems; develop and implement strategies for improving or further leveraging these systems.
  • Design and perform server and security audits, system backup procedures, and other recovery processes in accordance with the company’s disaster recovery and business continuity strategies.
  • The installation, deployment, administration, maintenance, monitor, operation and backups of:

-  Servers and systems onsite and on cloud,

-   Azure and Microsoft 365

-   Storage infrastructure, onsite and on cloud

-   DNS Configurations

-   VMWare and Hyper-V installation, maintenance, administration

-   Microsoft Exchange, Hosted Exchange, Microsoft 365 hybrid

-   Active Directory, servers and system, hardware, software, operating system

(Linux/Windows), network and monitoring tools, onsite and on cloud.

-   Active Directory, File Server DNS Configurations

-   Microsoft Exchange, Hosted Exchange, Microsoft 365 hybrid

  • Monitor health, performance and security of systems infrastructure, onsite and on cloud
  • Ensure system connectivity of servers, shared software and other applications.
  • Troubleshooting system issues, onsite and on cloud
  • Documentation of own deployments
  • Ensure compatibility and interoperability of in-house computing systems
  • Performs weekly/monthly/quarterly reports as requested for work done


Position Requirements

Knowledge & Experience

  • Proven experience in design and implementation of software systems, applications, and related products.
  • Proven experience with systems planning, security principles, and general software management best practices.
  • Proven analytical and creative problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to conduct research into systems issues and products as required.
  • Excellent understanding of the organization’s goals and objectives.
  • Knowledge of applicable data privacy practices and laws.
  • Excellent written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Team member, Positive attitude Interpersonal and social skills
  • Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language.
  • Highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail.


  • BSc in Computer Science, MIS, Electronics/Computer Engineering
  • Minimum 4 years of experience in IT infrastructure System Engineering position
  • Technical Certifications will be a plus.


  • Salary commensurate with experience
  • Opportunity for further education
  • Medical Insurance