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Specialist II, Data Center Job

Facility:  KSA > Riyadh


Tasnee was established in 1985 as the Saudi private sector's first fully owned joint-stock industrial company, with the aim of advancing the economic diversification in Saudi Arabia.  Headquartered in Riyadh.


     An exciting opportunity is available for Data Center Specialist, based in Riyadh and will report directly to  Manager, Data Center & System Admin.


Job purpose

Responsible for the engineering design, setup, configuration, maintenance, and troubleshooting of all Windows Servers and related technologies. Provides technical administrative and configuration support for Microsoft Azure platform.

Manages projects to design Azure Cloud and deliver infrastructure solutions to meet business requirements in accordance with corporations polices and security governance.


Role responsibilities:

  • Responsible for Microsoft Azure cloud.
  • Support projects with designing, performing and maintaining migrations from on-premises to Azure and hybrid cloud
  • Maintain development ecosystem in Azure, with “cloud-first” mindset
  • Integration of Microsoft and other stacks to reach maximum efficiency
  • Managing Server services, backup services, directory services, security of infrastructure, client and mobility services.
  • Designing, managing, implementing, and controlling Inorganic growth, Carveout, Integration, Cloud migration and critical projects.
  • Monitor, analyse and proactively respond to trends and issues related to infrastructure.
  • Undertake complex and non-routine problems and identify resolution using a range of problem-solving techniques and computational methods
  • Escalate issues that exceed his capability, knowledge or experience, including external referral, to ensure effective and timely resolution
  • Develop short-term and long-term work plans based on business requirements and prioritization
  • Allocate self and contractors to ensure to meet timelines as per approved work plans.
  • Participate in team meetings to be informed on EBS strategic plans and come up with ideas and initiatives to improve work environment, EBS processes, learning and team contribution
  • Recommend initiatives to improve systems availability, integrity and capacity.
  • Prepare RFPs, scope of work reports, technical evaluation and other documentation for IT projects
  • Perform cost-benefit and return on investment analyses for proposed systems to aid management in making implementation decisions.
  • Conduct research to identify new technologies that may add value to the business.
  • Keep updated with changes in technology appropriate to own area and maintain knowledge levels required for the job
  • Plan and build disaster recovery and business continuity framework.
  • Managing contracts and technologies such as Microsoft
  • Build, monitor and support all server’s OS’s.
  • Responsible for availability and capacity management strategy.
  • Prepare RFPs, scope of work reports, technical evaluation and other documentation for IT projects


          Qualification and Requirements:

  •      University degree in Computer Engineering or related Technical subject
  •      Saudi
  •      Microsoft Azure Fundamentals & Microsoft Azure Administrator certified
  •      7+ years’ experience in IT Infrastructure.
  • Windows Server administration experience – configuring virtualization, clustering
  • SQL Server / Azure SQL experience
  • Work with ID management, SSO
  • Configuration Automation – PowerShell/Chef
  • Excellent communication and project management skills
  • Strong knowledge of IT Infrastructure areas
  • Good understanding of the organization’s goals and objectives
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills
  • Ability to perform general mathematical calculations for the purpose of creating needs
  • assessments, budgets, and forecasting
  • Able to conduct research into networking issues and products as required
  • Ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment and make sound
  • decisions in emergency situations.
  • Ability to present ideas in a user-friendly language.
  • Highly self-motivated and directed.
  • Keen attention to detail.
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Strong customer service orientation.
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.


At Tasnee we value the contribution of all our people in making us a leading organization. We invest in employee development and we provide a wide range of career opportunities, offering everyone the chance to broaden their experience and build a professionally rewarding career as we work together to deliver innovative solutions for our customers.

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