System Administrator

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At Thales, we are proud to work together to imagine innovative solutions that contribute to building a future that is safer, greener and more inclusive. A future that we can all trust

Thales people architect solutions that are relied upon to deliver operational advantage at every decisive moment throughout the mission. Defence and armed forces customers rely on us to deliver the full range of defensive systems for land, sea, and air. From early warning, to threat neutralisation, our platforms cover all levels from very short-range systems, to extended protection across the entire battle-space including Airspace Mobility Solutions, Vehicles and Tactical Systems and Missile Defence, Optronics, and Radar.

EDISOFT, a Thales Group company, is focused on providing the most advanced solutions in the Aeronautics, Space, Security and Defense domain.

Thales people provide armed forces customers with operational advantage at every decisive moment throughout the mission. Defence and armed forces customers rely on us to deliver the full range of defence mission systems solutions at land, sea, and air. Our platforms extend across the battlespace including Above and Sonar, Electronic Combat, and Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance systems.

EDISOFT is a Portuguese company, part of the multinational Thales Group, acting in the ASD (Aeronautic, Space and Defense) domain.

We have an excellent opportunity to join us as a System Administrator (Networking field) within our Aerospace and Defence organization. You will be a part of a highly skilled and dynamic team, working in complex and critical projects.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Develop effective security strategies for software systems, networks, data centers, and industrial hardware
  • Implement/build-in security systems to software, hardware, and components
  • Research best ways to secure computer networks as well as industrial networks
  • Design, implement, build and monitor network infrastructures solutions (physical and logical firewalls, Switching/Routing)
  • Implement, monitor and tune data center solutions
  • Monitor systems for external intrusions, attacks, and hack trends
  • Work independently or as part of a team as needed

Desirable skills:

  • Degree in Informatics, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering or equivalent
  • At least 3 years professional experience
  • A very good knowledge of written and spoken English
  • Experience with implementation and operation of any of the following security solution: Firewalls, Endpoint Protection, WAF, IPS/IDS, VPN, etc.
  • A Security / Networking certification is a major plus (A+, Security+, Network+/CCND/CCNA, CISSP, CEH, ISO 27001)
  • Valued Experience with Checkpoint or Palo Alto Ecosystem
  • Experience with and knowledge of hardware and software, networks (TCP/IP + secure protocols), data centers, systems and other areas related to cyber security
  • Nice to have cybersecurity field interest

At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 80,000 employees in 68 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working.

Great journeys start here, apply now!

At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 80,000 employees in 68 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working. Great journeys start here, apply now!

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