IT Systems Administrator

Mechanic Animation Europe s. r. o.

Place of work
Pressburg Tower, Plynárenská, Ružinov, Slovakia
Contract type
full-time, trade licence
Start date
Wage (gross)
2 500 - 3 500 EUR/monthBonuses for reaching major milestones

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

(Please note: With the Covid-19 virus outbreak we have infrastructure in place to work from home for the next 3-6 months to keep you safe and employed - apply quickly as we are in the middle of our interview process already)

The IT Systems Administrator provides support and maintenance of the company's IT infrastructure, including servers, computer systems, applications and network infrastructure, as well as providing timely, and accurate IT support and customer service to the company's internal users.

The company produces large Television and Film projects, with emphasis on high security and efficiency across the corporate LAN. MCP certification or related tertiary qualification highly regarded. Ability to manage a Linux environment highly desired.

Key Competencies
- Ability to analyse problems, research and document solutions
- An understanding of ITIL service management best practices
- Ability to learn new skills quickly
- Strong interpersonal skills and business focus
- Clear and accurate written and oral communication
- Meticulously organised with excellent time management and initiative
- Works well unsupervised and when taking direction
- Ability to manage both Windows and Linux infrastructure

Key Accountabilities
- Maintenance and monitoring of company servers, network infrastructure and business applications
- Optimising routing and network traffic
- Providing IT support for a small team (10)
- Workstation / Virtual machine builds, software installations and system configuration / upgrades
- User account security and administration
- Automating common tasks utilising IT administration systems and basic scripting
- Updating existing IT systems when relevant upgrades become available
- Liaising with 3rd party hardware suppliers and software support providers to resolve issues
- Maintaining a knowledge base of common IT tasks and fixes
- Administration of backup jobs and daily systems checks
- Manage and implement high level of IT security, meeting security requirements of major clients
- Manage and implement backup and DR
- Assisting with ad-hoc IT projects
- Updating documentation

Software Specialization
- Windows 10 Pro Desktop and Windows Server 2012 / 2016
- Vmware Essentials / Windows Hyper-V
- Linux Administration and Support
- Backup Exec / Robocopy
- Dell Sonicwall
- Dell Server backend infrastructure
- ManageEngine Desktop Central
- Programing skills a bonus

Employee perks, benefits

- Contribution to Procare Health Benefit programme
- Flexible office contact hours
- Yearly contribution to cinema tickets
- Coffee/Tea and healthy office snacks
- Working on international brands in entertainment

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

- min 3-4 years experience in a similar position


Brief description of the company

Mechanic Animation, an experienced and successful New Zealand based Animation Studio which has relocated to Bratislava, Slovakia.

Best known for our animated television work on Marvel Animation Studios major brands, including Marvel’s Spider-man, Marvel's Avengers Assemble, Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy, Marvel’s Hulk & the Agents of S.M.A.S.H and Marvel Rising - the latest all female superhero brand.

Company address

Mechanic Animation Europe s. r. o.
29. augusta 32/B
811 09 Bratislava - mestská časť Staré Mesto
ID: 3886310  Datum zveřejnění: 5.3.2020  Spodní hranice mzdy (brutto): 2 500 EUR/month