IT System Administrator


Altaro part of Hornetsecurity Group is looking for a motivated IT System Administrator to be responsible for the maintenance and configuration of the company's IT systems and infrastructure.

This is a full-time post based in Malta, EU.


  • You are responsible for the installation and operation of client and server systems
  • You ensure that system and network operations as well as IT security are running smoothly
  • You take care of the administration of users (new creation / change / blocking) as well as assignment of rights
  • You are responsible for the user support for our IT solutions and products, performing hardware repairs, setting up workstations, configuring routers and switches
  • You take over the user support and troubleshooting in the system and infrastructure environment, including documentation as part of 1st / 2nd level support
  • You take care of the supervision of network infrastructures (WAN / LAN) and multimedia equipment
  • You support with global infrastructure projects
  • You manage server assembly and datacenter work


  • You have a technical bachelor's degree in a technology discipline and/or an equivalent combination of education and related experience
  • You possess a profound knowledge and experience in the operation of Windows Client Platforms, networking, troubleshooting as well as IT support (desktop, hardware)
  • You feel confident in dealing with a Linux platform and create Linux Bash scripts routinely
  • You are familiar with active directory and software installations
  • You have additional knowledge in Apple Client Platforms, MySQL and Git? That would be great additional qualifications for us!
  • You are a team player and have fluent English skills
  • You are interested in new technologies and love challenges

Are you interested in this position? All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.

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Join a fast-growing developer of user-friendly backup solutions

Altaro’s headquarters are located in a state of the art building on the island of Malta, in the ‘heart’ of the Mediterranean. Our culture is driven by open discussion, collaboration and respect. We employ an enthusiastic team who understands that one way to innovate continuous data protection (CDP) technology is by taking a step back from the implementation details to understand the customer's objectives, requirements and resources.

The perks that we offer if you join Altaro

  • Prestigious clients
  • Autonomy and flexibility
  • State of the art offices
  • Work with a talented, enthusiastic team
  • Personal development programme
  • Health Insurance
  • Additional leave entitlements – Paternity/Maternity/Adoption leave

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