- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
About Ubisoft & Shanghai Studio:
Ubisoft is a leading creator, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and services, with a rich portfolio of world-renowned brands, including Assassin’s Creed, Just Dance, Tom Clancy’s video game series, Rayman, Far Cry and Watch Dogs. The teams throughout Ubisoft’s worldwide network of studios and business offices are committed to delivering original and memorable gaming experiences across all popular platforms, including consoles, mobile phones, tablets and PCs. For the 2015-16 fiscal year Ubisoft generated sales of €1,394 million.
Created in 1996, Ubisoft Shanghai studio, is a vibrant and exciting place where our 400+ talents get opportunities to either co-develop great AAA blockbuster games, create cutting-edge online games or produce fun mobile games.
To learn more, please visit: www.ubisoftgroup.com
Global Network Services (GNS), the IT Infrastructure group at Ubisoft, is looking for a Microsoft systems administrator who will be based in Ubisoft Shanghai. The incumbent of the position will be responsible for the health and exploitation of our Windows platform along with all products related to the server, paying particular attention to the operational activities, proactive capacity management and the surveillance of events. He will also contribute to the execution of various projects and will provide a second level support for Microsoft systems under his responsibility (including weekend on-call support on rotation).
The ideal candidate will have over 5 years of pertinent experience in Windows systems administration. We are seeking autonomous, structured, responsible, motivated and dynamic individuals interested in joining a highly-skilled and ambitious team, passionate about technology. Numerous challenges await you. By centralizing the administration management of the company’s global network, GNS must support Ubisoft’s strong growth. You will be working on numerous projects supported by the latest technologies.
Roles and responsibilities
The principal responsibilities and routine tasks of a Microsoft systems administrator are as follows:
Responsible for the functioning of Microsoft systems under his supervision such as Active Directory, Exchange, Lync/Skype for Business (including VoIP), SCOM, SharePoint;
Install, maintain and update the operating systems on the physical and virtual servers as well as the Microsoft server software;
Oversee the system events to ensure its proper functioning, the maximum availability of the systems and quality of service;
Participate in the recovery and backup of Microsoft systems;
Perform advanced diagnostics during emergency situations; must be available to work flexible hours and overtime when necessary;
Perform system and application updates as well as equipment firmware updates;
Maintain the documentation regarding configurations, operations and diagnostic procedures for the Microsoft platform;
Participate in the definition of standards, procedures, best practices and metrics as indicated;
Assist in the evaluation of new needs, design techniques and standards;
Apply and use the tools and work methodologies in place;
Answer user questions and service requests;
Perform all other related tasks.
University diploma in computer programming or other relevant domains, or equivalent experience in computer systems, computer science, math, or a related field.
5+ years of experience in Microsoft systems administration in an environment of over 300 servers.
Good understanding of English, both written and spoken;
Ability to develop techniques and methods to solve new problems or situations;
Must be autonomous, ability to take initiative and requires very little supervision;
Honesty, integrity and confidentiality must be maintained at all times;
Demonstrates team spirit, positivity and leadership;
Good interpersonal and communication skills;
Ability to work efficiently in a rapidly evolving environment;
Ability to multitask and manage priorities.
Expertise in Windows Server 2008, 2012 and 2016;
Expertise in Active Directory, including ADFS and Azure AD.
Expertise in Exchange 2013;
Expertise in Lync Server 2013 or Skype for Business Server 2015 (including VoIP);
Expertise in PowerShell scripting;
Good understanding of SCOM;
Good understanding of Internet technologies and concepts such as DNS, DHCP,
About the company
Ubisoft is a leading creator, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and services, with a rich portfolio of world-renowned brands. The teams throughout Ubisoft's worldwide network of studios and business offices are committed to delivering original and memorable gaming experiences across all popular platforms.