System Administrator

Validity period: 16/06/2021 - 30/06/2021
Duty Station: Yerevan
Position: System Administrator
Department / Branch: Information Services Department

Job description

FINCA Armenia is looking for a System Administrator, who will be responsible for the maintenance, configuration, upgrade and reliable operation of systems, servers, storages. As well as to install hardware and software, and participate in research and development to continuously improve and keep up with the IT business needs. The System administrators will also actively resolve problems and issues with computer and server systems to limit work disruptions within the company.


  • Responsible for the maintenance, configuration, and reliable operation of computer systems, servers, and virtualization;
  • Install and upgrade server components and software, manage virtual servers, and integrate automation processes;
  • Troubleshoot hardware and software errors by running diagnostics, documenting problems and resolutions, prioritizing problems, and assessing impact of issues;
  • Provide documentation and technical specifications to IT staff for planning and implementing new or upgrades of IT infrastructure;
  • Perform or delegate regular backup operations and implement appropriate processes for data protection, disaster recovery, and failover procedures;
  • Lead desktop and helpdesk support team efforts, making sure all desktop applications, workstations, and related equipment problems are resolved in a timely manner with limited disruptions on server side;
  • Responsible for capacity, storage planning, and database performance;
  • Conduct systems tests for security, performance, and availability;
  • Troubleshoot production issues and coordinate with the development team to streamline code deployment.

 Required qualifications

  • University degree;
  • 1-2 years of system administration experience;
  • Strong working knowledge of virtualization, Microsoft Hyper-V, VMWare ESXI, High Availability Clusters;
  • Strong knowledge of systems and networking software, hardware and networking protocols;
  • Experience with scripting and automation tools (preferable Microsoft PowerShell Scripting);
  • Experience with VoIP systems;
  • Experiences with Microsoft Active Directory, DHCP, DNS, GPO, File servers, Radius and Certificate Authority servers;
  • Experiences with Microsoft SCCM;
  • Experience with Microsoft Office365, Postfix;
  • Experience managing web servers;
  • Experience with Qualys Vulnerability Management system, Splunk, Cisco Meraki MDM, IIS, Cloudflare;
  • Experience with administration of online and on-premise SharePoint sites;
  • Experience with backup infrastructure based on Veeam and Microsoft DPM;
  • Experience on working with HP Blade server and HP 3PAR storage is a plus;
  • Any Microsoft Certification is a plus (MCP, MCSA);
  • Knowledge of Armenian, English is a must;
  • Excellent communication skills.


  • Highly competitive salary
  • Bonuses (subject to company performance)
  • Health insurance
  • Rewards on the occasions of marriage and birth of children
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Teambuilding and corporate events
  • An opportunity to grow and develop in an internationally-minded environment