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Senior Windowns systems administrator

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Senior Windows Systems Administrator | 45-55K | on site Cambridge

Our client is a dynamic and innovative company dedicated to pushing the boundaries of connectivity technology. They pride themselves on our commitment to excellence and our passion for staying ahead in the rapidly evolving technological landscape.

Due to growth of the IT dept, they are on the hunt for a Windows Systems Administrator, you will play a crucial role in maintaining the stability, security, and efficiency of the Windows-based infrastructure. The responsibilities will be to oversee day-to-day operations of Windows servers, performance, and various projects around migration & Infrastructure.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage and administer Windows servers, including installation, configuration, maintenance, and troubleshooting.
  • Monitor system performance and ensure reliability, scalability, and security of the Windows environment.
  • Implement and maintain backup and disaster recovery solutions for Windows servers and network.
  • Collaborate with other IT team members to plan and execute infrastructure upgrades and migrations.
  • Provide technical support and assistance to end-users as needed.
  • Create and maintain documentation related to system configurations, processes, and procedures.


  • Proven experience working as a Windows Systems Administrator or in a similar role.
  • Proficiency in administering Windows Server operating systems (e.g., Windows Server 2012/2016/2019).
  • Strong understanding of Active Directory, Group Policy, and other Windows server services.
  • Experience with virtualization technologies such as VMware or Hyper-V.
  • Knowledge of networking concepts and protocols (TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, etc.).
  • Understanding of cloud Technology – Azure.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

Location: Cambridge, UK

Must be a UK resident and looking for a new position, it would be great to learn about you and your ambitions. To find out more please……

Option 1: Click the apply button, don’t worry if you don’t have an up-to-date CV, we can discuss whatever you have to hand.

Option 2: Look for me on LinkedIn, you should be able to find me easily, there’s not many tech recruiters with the surname Hibbard (Andrew Hibbard)