What you'll do

What we can offer you

At Specsavers we promise to make you feel good, cared for and smart. Being Great Place to Work accredited for the last three years, this is a great opportunity to join us as we continue our path to not just be great but be the BEST place to work!

We are well known for valuing our people and providing a supportive, driven and inclusive culture. Beyond that, we also have a range of different benefits within the support office, that include:

  • Quarterly Bonus Scheme 
  • Two free pairs of glasses
  • On site free parking
  • Birthday leave, Volunteer leave, Paid Parental leave
  • Health & Wellbeing programs
  • Fully funded Social Club – provides a wide range of activities throughout the year.


The role & team

Due to an internal promotion, our Technology department is looking for an experienced Systems Administrator to join the team. Reporting into the Infrastructure Operations Manager you will be responsible for the day-to-day maintenance of our IT infrastructure while providing technical support for all of Specsavers ANZ. You will be responsible for the effective provisioning, installation/configuration, maintenance, on-going operation of systems hardware and software, including systems testing and documentation, report writing and user training when required. To be effective in this role you will have a core fundamental skillset in the Windows ecosystem, working with Domain Controllers, Active Directory, Windows Clustering, IIS and everything else Windows has to offer.

This role also requires on call technical support to support our business critical systems on a shared roster.

The skills we are looking for

  • Prior Experience in a similar System Administrator / IT operational role; supporting hardware and platforms within a Window’s environment
  • Strong Intune experience 
  • Handson experience developing and maintaining Azure / Active Directory / Google Mail / Office 365 and configuration procedures
  • Ability to script in PowerShell
  • Experience in a VMware multi-site environment 
  • Extensive knowledge of networking/server hardware, systems, topologies and protocols, investigatory and break fix scenarios 
  • Palo Alto (desirable) or equivalent firewall experience 
  • Cisco and MS Azure Certifications or equivalent experience is desirable
  • A passion for technology and willingness to learn new skills across a range of technologies
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to present your ideas clearly and effectively 


About Us

At Specsavers we believe a diverse, inclusive and flexible culture enables our people to bring their whole selves to work and be proud of doing so. When it comes to flexibility, we understand that one size doesn't fit all. Our flexible working at Specsavers enables us to work in ways that support our lifestyle to help us balance our career with the other important things in life

Creating a great place to work for our people is pinnacle to us and along with our Behaviours is at the core of everything we do, ensuring our people feel good, cared for and smart. We like to think it’s a fun and positive place to work – why not have a look for yourself https://join.specsavers.com/au/department/support-office/ 
Applicants for the role are required to have current working rights as per, relevant government legislation.

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