Systems Administrator

Information Systems & Technology Cork, Ireland


IT Systems Administrator

Ireland - Cork


About Citco

Citco is a global leader in fund services, corporate governance and related asset services with staff across 80 offices worldwide. With more than $1 trillion in assets under administration, we deliver end-to-end solutions and exceptional service to meet our clients’ needs.

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Position Objective: 

This position is responsible for development, administration and maintenance of various vendor applications and the establishment of policies and procedures pertaining to its management, security, maintenance and utilization.


This position reports to the Manager - Vendor application and it is a key position within the Vendor Products group, which is responsible for administration and maintenance of various vendor applications within Citco.

Your Role:

  • You will ensure 24/7 highest standards of availability, resilience, integrity, security and performance required by our business customers for third party vendor applications.
  • You will be involved with the installation, administration, upgrades and patching of third party vendor applications in AWS and on-prem. 
  • You will be involved with performance monitoring, reporting, and tuning of various applications both installed in AWS as well on-prem.
  • You will be involved with security and access control.
  • Provision of support and assistance to development teams in the design, development, testing, tuning and implementation of business rules.
  • You will be required to have excellent analytical skills and attention to detail. Due to the dynamic nature of the business, self-motivation and the ability to learn quickly are essential.
  • You will be aware of systems security in application and system software to implement and monitor policy and ensure full protection of software and data from un-authorized access or disruption of services.
  • You will identify areas for professional development of self and act to enhance professional development.


About You:


  • You have 5+ years of experience in Software Industry
  • You have in depth knowledge of loan servicing application Cassiopae or Sentry. 
  • You have knowledge of cloud technology preferably AWS.
  • You have knowledge of Creatio or Xcepror or Dynamo will be an advantage
  • You have knowledge of installation and upgrade of software products on Windows/Unix environments in AWS and on-prem.
  • You have knowledge of RDBMS including SQL and PL/SQL.
  • You have experience with Powershell scripting.
  • You have experience of working with multiple projects/tasks and ability to prioritize on the fly.
  • You have experience of supporting multiple teams.



Analysis Skills:

                      You will support ongoing research and development activities to investigate new technologies and tools, which might be used by company personnel to more effectively and efficiently perform their jobs. 

  • You will assist in disaster recovery planning, testing and execution as needed.
  • You possess keen troubleshooting and creative problem solving skills.


Other skills of interest:


  • You have an interest in performance improvement.
  • You are hardworking but have an easy-going manner.
  • You have AWS certifications.
  • You have good documentation skills ( Office/Visio, etc )


Personal and educational characteristics:


  • You have 4 year college degree preferably in computers. 
  • You are an excellent communicator
  • You are self-motivated
  • You have the ability to learn quickly
  • You have the ability to work under high pressure and solve issues
  • You enjoy a challenging, yet rewarding environment
  • You adhere to company confidentiality and security requirements.
  • You communicate effectively and demonstrate a high level of integrity and professionalism.





Our Benefits

Your wellbeing is of paramount importance to us, and central to our success. We provide a range of benefits, training and education support, and flexible working arrangements to help you achieve success in your career while balancing personal needs. Ask us about specific benefits in your location.

We recognize diversity as a source of organizational pride and strength. We have made it a priority to reflect our nation’s evolving diversity in the people we hire, and the culture we create in our organization.

Citco welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection.