Senior Systems Engineer

Job Locations IE-Dublin
Information Technology
Regular Full-Time

The Company

Location:  Globoforce, 19 Beckett Way, Parkwest Business Park, D. 12.  Our modern offices are easily accessible by Car, Rail (6 minutes from Park West & Cherry Orchard station), Bus, LUAS and close to shops, restaurant, Gym etc. 



About Globoforce:

Globoforce is a leading provider of social recognition solutions, helping companies build stronger, more human cultures through the power of thanks. Named one of the Best Workplaces by the Great Place To Work® Institute, Globoforce is trusted by some of the most admired companies in the world to inspire and energize employees and create best places to work.


Our award-winning SaaS technology and proven methodologies empower HR and business leaders to take a modern, more strategic approach to recognition programs. Our best practices and technology are at the heart of the world’s most successful worldwide recognition programs.


Recently named Great Place to Work 2016, Digital Technology Company of the Year (Irish Software Association, 2015), as well as named one of the Top Places to Work in Massachusetts (Boston Globe, 2015), Globoforce continues to impact and transform the fundamental nature of organization’s cultures around the globe. Visit

The Job

About your role:


Reporting to our Systems Engineering Manager, you will be part of Globoforces experienced systems engineering team. We have a rich and varied tech stack and we're growing rapidly. You will be upkeeping, maintaining and providing on-going support for our Windows Systems and Networks, as well as jumping in and working with new technologies/ projects as we implement them.


This is a senior level Systems Engineering role, requiring deep domain expertise. It offers plenty of interesting technical challenges, a supportive and experiened technical team to work with and learn from, plenty of scope for growth and a brilliant culture. 


Here’s just some of what you will be doing;


  • Administration of Active Directory across multiple sites
  • Maintain and develop our Office 365 and Azure services
  • Integration of new solutions onto our SSO platform
  • Deploy and configure virtualised systems across VMware and Hyper-V stacks
  • Monitor, Troubleshoot and report on all systems performance metrics and alerts
  • Work closely with internal teams to deliver a secure platform
  • Manage patch release cycles
  • Documenting build, design, and security documents
  • Development of automation scripts to streamline operations
  • Manage backup systems and devices

Responsibilities, Skills & Qualifications


  • 6+ years’ experience in a Windows Systems Engineer/ Senior Systems Engineering role with a dominant Windows focus. 
  • Advanced networking knowledge
  • SAN experience (iSCSI)
  • Experience with Microsoft Operations Manager
  • Strong security focus (hardening standards, best practices, mitigations)


Preferred Qualifications/Skills

  • BSc Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • MSCE/Azure certifications, CCNP
  • Previous experience as a technical leader or SME


Note: We regret we cannot offer work permits or work sponsorship for this role.


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