Hong Kong International School (HKIS) serves over 2,800 Reception 1 through Grade 12 students from around the world. HKIS is an American, Christian school in an international setting, and a culturally diverse community of more than 40 nationalities. We believe in and live out our Mission statement:Dedicating...

Hong Kong International School (HKIS) serves over 2,800 Reception 1 through Grade 12 students from around the world. HKIS is an American, Christian school in an international setting, and a culturally diverse community of more than 40 nationalities. We believe in and live out our Mission statement:

Dedicating our minds to inquiry, our hearts to compassion,
and our lives to service and global understanding

An American-style education, grounded in the Christian faith,
and respecting the spiritual lives of all

We are currently recruiting for the following position:

Systems Engineer

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 3 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Language Chinese - Cantonese, English
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Information Technology > Engineering - Network
Information Technology > System Architect
Information Technology > Technical Writing / Consulting
Published On 23/06/2022

Responsible for supporting all operational requirements of the school’s network and helping manage the existing network, ensuring the overall integrity of data, security, and infrastructure in all areas of information technologies, including networking, systems, wireless networks, and telecommunications (voice and data). The position will work collaboratively with the Infrastructure Team to uphold the tech mission of ubiquitous access to the data network for students, faculty, and staff. S/he will need to perform other duties as required.

 

Education/Skills:

  • University graduate, Computer Science or Computer Engineering graduate preferable
  • One or more Microsoft certifications, such as MCSA or MCSE, desired
  • Knowledge of server and operating system technologies, particularly Windows
  • Familiarity with at least one Linux operating system variant preferred
  • Knowledge of SAN technologies
  • Knowledge of network and server monitoring technologies
  • Experience managing backup solutions

 

Experience:

  • At least three years of relevant system administration with experience deploying and managing
  • software and systems in both a physical and virtualized environment or an equivalent combination of
  • education and work experience is required.
  • Working knowledge of LAN/WAN routing protocols, DNS, DHCP, web filtering, proxy services
  • Experience in working in an LDAP and Active Directory environment
  • Experience in supporting Apple and Microsoft products (eg. Apple iOS, Apple TV, Apple software,
  • Windows OS, etc.) in a Microsoft environment
  • Experience in supporting VMWare VSphere VCenter administration is an advantage
  • Experience with Microsoft Azure and Office 365 highly desired

 

Personal Skills/Qualities:

  • Fluency in English, Cantonese is preferred but not essential
  • Good problem solving skills on network, hardware and software, maintenance, repair, and recovery
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good at project planning and time management
  • Ability to work independently and with a team, with minimum supervision
  • Ability to plan, prioritize, organize and oversee the work of vendors
  • Familiar with Google Apps (Gmail, Google Docs, Google Calendar, Google Drive, etc.)
  • Skilled at establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with administrators, faculty and staff; customer service focus
  • Willing to work with and support our students and learning community
  • Willing to work outside office hours when required, especially during busy periods
  • Ability to handle confidential files and information in a professional manner
  • Intellectual flexibility, technical curiosity and a sense of humor, including the ability to learn independently.

 

We invite you to learn more about our school and discover for yourself career opportunities in our remarkable HKIS community at www.hkis.edu.hk

Interested candidates please forward your updated resume together with a cover letter and references to  

We look forward to hearing from you!