Windows Server Administrator

A custom development company, MentorMate is a design and software powerhouse with mature and established practices in Enterprise Web & Mobile Development, Technical Architecture, Human-Centered Design, Cloud & DevOps, Advanced Data Мanagement & Analytics.

For our SysAdmin team, we are looking for a Windows Server Administrator, whose main focus will be to manage and maintain our Windows System and Server Network both on premise and in the cloud. In this role, you will work closely with all the departments of the company and will be responsible for the design and implementation of hybrid solutions in a secure, scalable, resilient, and cost-efficient manner.

As a top engineering employer, run by engineers, MentorMate provides challenging careers in a friendly, people-oriented environment. We value our employees and share our success through competitive pay and benefits, advancement opportunities, and flexible working models.

Primary responsibilities
  • Assess the stability, security, and scalability of the existing Windows Server infrastructure. Plan and implement corrective actions
  • Install, upgrade, configure and monitor Windows systems and servers including, but not limited to, Active Directory, DNS, NPS, WSUS, WDS, MS System Center
  • Ensure all servers and network infrastructure are fully patched, and all configurations and data are fully backed up
  • Lead the effort to integrate the On-Premise Active Directory with Azure AD
  • Enforce security best practices and policies throughout the company hybrid environment via Group Policy Objects and Windows MDM based on security standards like CIS, SOC2, ISO27001, HIPAA, PCI-DSS
  • Work closely with the Security Compliance Department in order to identify security risks and to successfully mitigate them
  • Document/describe any infrastructure change or technical architecture in a timely manner
  • Deep knowledge and hands-on experience in setting up, deployment and maintenance of Windows Servers and Desktops
  • Extensive experience in implementing and troubleshooting On-Premise Active Directory, Azure AD and related services (DNS, NPS, Group Policies, MDM etc.)
  • Experience with Hyper-Converged Infrastructure (Hyper-V and S2D Clustering)
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Endpoint Manager (MS Configuration Manager and Intune)
  • Working knowledge of network fundamentals (network protocols, OSI model, routing, switching) and network security (firewalls, IDS/IPS)
  • Hands-on experience with server and network hardware
  • Strong desire to learn and develop
  • Good analytical and communication skills
  • Very good English skills, both written and verbal
  • Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent
  • Cloud skills and experience with AWS and Azure
  • Experience with Mikrotik RouterOS
  • Experience with Web Servers (IIS, Nginx, Apache)
  • Experience with relational and also with non-relational databases
  • Automation experience with scripting languages like PowerShell and Bash
  • Good working knowledge of macOS and Linux/Unix
Let’s work together
Available for the following work models:
Offices in Sofia
We offer

Career Development

  • Professional growth in a global company
  • Meaningful enterprise projects
  • Latest technologies to choose from
  • Work side-by-side with top engineers
  • Challenging problems to solve
  • A career path with regular salary increases
  • Individual learning budget
  • Internal technical and soft skills trainings
  • Leadership program
  • Business English classes

Work & Life Balance

  • Remote or hybrid working model
  • Five offices in Bulgaria to work from
  • Additional paid time off for loyal employees
  • Regular team gatherings
  • Employee Referral program
  • Gamification incentive program
  • State-of-the-art offices
  • Internal communities of interest
  • Charity and volunteer activities
  • Diverse working environment
  • Metro Station next to the office (Sofia)
  • MentorBikes to use

Flexible Benefits

  • Additional health and dental insurance
  • Investment savings account plan
  • Additional voluntary pension insurance
  • Different types of insurances to choose from
  • Takeaway wallet for your favorite meals
  • Multisport card
  • Pulse SPA & Fitness card (Sofia & Plovdiv)
  • Covered transport expenses
  • Parking (Sofia)

Let’s Work Together