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Systems Administration Specialist

  • Job reference: 932632
  • Location: Bristol
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Building, Construction & Infrastructure
  • Date posted: 04/11/2020

Role Summary:

Support the IT centric elements of the Master Control Stations that are developed as part of our wider Production Control System deliverables.

Essential Responsibilities:

Responsible for the deployment, maintenance and development of the IT sections of the Master Control Stations that we design and deploy globally to our customers. Enhance the security of our systems by working with our internal and external Cyber Security teams.
A hands on approach to working on the equipment we use, including PLCs and HMI.


* Recognised IT qualification
* Demonstratable experience compiling Cyber Security Dossiers
* Experience in writing organisational policy documents
* Proven experience in a commercial or industrial setting.
* Strong oral and written communication skills.
* Microsoft Windows architecture knowledge.
* Operating system deployment and configuration.
* Domain Controller deployment and configuration experience.
* Virtualisation experience.
* Must be eligible to work in the UK

Desired Characteristics:

* Strong interpersonal skills. Ability to influence others and work in small teams.
* Ability to deliver to timescales, sometimes that are challenging.
* Effective problem identification and solution skills.
* Unix / Linux experience
* An appreciation of PLC equipment and HMI software would be an advantage but not necessary.
* Demonstratable experience of deploying IT equipment in an Automation System Environment.
* An understanding of network architecture and configuring end devices as per network plans.

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.