IT Administrator

IT Administrator

Deriv Services Sdn Bhd | Ipoh, 08, MY

Posted a month ago

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This position is open to junior, mid-level, and senior candidates and is offered in the following locations: Cyberjaya, Ipoh, Labuan, and Melaka (4 cities in Malaysia), Dubai (the UAE), Birkirkara (Malta), Limassol (Cyprus), Minsk (Belarus), Kigali (Rwanda), and Asunción (Paraguay).

About the role

Without you, our business stops! Why? Our 1,000+ workstations (90% Mac, 10% Linux), our on-premise servers (OpenStack/Debian), and our state-of-the-art network infrastructure (Fortigate/Aruba) that are based across 4 continents depend on you to be kept in top shape.

Your expertise ensures that our 850+ team members are set up for success now and in the future because they have the technology they need to perform at their best.

As we want to stay at the forefront of technology, IT always takes a prime seat in our company, so you have the chance to indulge your passion for research and development, exploring cutting-edge technologies, SaaS applications, hardware, and all the cool equipment that appears on the horizon.

What will you be doing?
Configure, monitor, and maintain our IT infrastructure to ensure it runs smoothly and securely and stays future-proof.
Utilise our mobile device management (MDM) technology to manage the software and configuration of all computer systems across our global offices.
Work together with your colleagues from the Security, Disaster Recovery, Incident Management and Identity and Access Management (IAM) teams to ensure that the zero-trust model is applied to all aspects of the business and business continuity is guaranteed at all times.
Participate in the onboarding process of the new employees by providing the required tools, technology, and training when needed.
Ensure that we engage with the right hardware, software, and SaaS vendors to find the best solution for any given situation.
Work together with your team, other departments, and vendors to address technical issues and day-to-day IT needs across our global offices.
Fortigate and Aruba
Kandji, FileWave
macOS, Linux, and Windows
AWS/Google Cloud
Skills and qualifications
Experience in troubleshooting computer software, hardware, and internet applications and networks
Experience in firewall appliances such as Fortigate or similar devices (e.g. Cisco, Pfsense)
Knowledge of Mac or Linux technologies and associated security features
Firm grasp of VPN concepts and experience in setting up site-to-site networks
Excellent spoken and written English communication skills
A diploma or degree in computer science or information technology or relevant experience in the field of IT operations/administration
Hands-on experience with building high-end custom machines
Experience with commissioning on-premises IT infrastructure in new and existing offices
Experience with sound engineering
Experience in end-user device security audit and policy implementation
What we offer
Professional growth opportunities, aided and encouraged by leaders who follow the servant leadership model and empower you to realise your potential
Cooperative work environment
Individualised career path
Competitive salary, annual performance bonus, and health benefits
A secure position with a long-term career perspective in an internationally expanding environment
Casual dress code
Travel and internet allowances
Inspiring work environment and creative freedom
Why work at Deriv?

To support our global expansion, we’re growing our team from 850 to 1500 members by the end of 2022. Exceptional opportunities within an international environment await you. Join Deriv and take your career to the next level and beyond.
Deriv Services Sdn Bhd is the operational headquarters in Cyberjaya for, a pioneer in online trading. Focused on customer-centric solutions, we aspire to be the world’s leading online trading service provider.

Our offices in Ipoh and Melaka tap into the talent pools of high-potential university graduates in these cities. These offices offer shared services, mainly customer support, payment processing, and accounting, to Deriv Group companies worldwide.

The scale and complexity of our mission require smart, talented, and dedicated people who are up for a challenge to make online trading on the world’s financial markets accessible to anyone.

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Company Size

501 - 1000 Employees

Computer / Information Technology (Software)

Benefits & Others

Dental, Education support, Miscellaneous allowance, Medical, Sports (e.g. Gym), Parking, Vision, Regular hours, Mondays - Fridays, Casual (e.g. T-shirts), Company trips, Health screening