Company Profile Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. The Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals from more than 1,200 offices in 43 countries.
As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in integrity, excellence and strong team ethic. Morgan Stanley can provide a superior foundation for building a professional career - a place for people to learn, to achieve and grow. A philosophy that balances personal lifestyles, perspectives and needs is an important part of our culture.
Morgan Stanley's Glasgow office employs in excess of 1,300 staff across Operations, Technology, Legal and Compliance, Internal Audit, Fund Services and Finance. Due to our growing business, we have a demand for career minded people to join our teams. Our opportunities offer unrivalled scope for progression and training within a fast paced, meritocratic and constantly changing environment. Morgan Stanley pride themselves on maintaining a culture which champions diversity, an inclusive environment for all, recognition and an opportunity to give back to our communities through various local charity partnerships. The office is located centrally and enjoys the additional benefits of an onsite gym and restaurant.
ETS Provides a reliable, secure and agile technical platform for Morgan Stanley's business applications and operations. ETS enables business operations and delivers collaboration and productivity tools to our internal and external clients. ETS provides production management, quality assurance, and end user services for Institutional Securities and Support Services and delivers first-line defences to manage the IT risks to the Firm, address the evolving cyber threat landscape, and meet regulatory expectations. ETS also works with Investment Banking to manage the Firm's strategic relationships with the technology community, including venture capitalists, established technology companies, and start-ups.
The Platform Security Operations group provides a stable, yet agile and dynamic infrastructure platform to support the business functional requirements whilst managing associated risks. The role in question concentrates on the provisioning of security tools and services to internal client groups. Tool development experience is essential to assist the global teams in developing and deploying technology solutions to automate tasks.
The Senior Windows Systems Administrator is required to work in the L3 Platform Security Operations team, providing highest level of security consultancy and operational support of platform security infrastructure components. The role is based around operational stability and development of a large global environment of 10K+ Microsoft Windows servers and 85K+ Microsoft XP/Win7 Desktops. The role will focus on the security products and tooling utilized to manage the platform. The role is suited to an experienced Windows Systems Administrator or Platform Engineer with a proven understanding in enterprise platform security. An additional key component of this role is project based, with numerous activities to expand and enhance the services provided within the environment.
- Analysis and development of platform security initiatives - Provide consultancy services to other IT Security teams - Provide architecture assurance on security platform initiatives - Maintain security infrastructure, providing stability by following and using the tools, policies, processes and procedures available - Provide a secure environment, managing and mitigating risks - Provide reporting and metrics - Resolve Incidents impacting hosts or environment - Create, review, maintain and update documentation including Documenting & Publishing fixes in central knowledge base - Work with global colleagues to provide globally consistent processes and procedures and provide innovative ideas - Undertake problem ownership - Investigate & Troubleshoot root causes when escalated from - Escalate and liaise with additional internal/external groups when required, resulting in satisfactory resolution - Active participation within and amongst teams and colleagues, providing constructive feedback when necessary - Regularly re-evaluate processes and procedures and Instigate service improvement initiatives - Identify areas for automation and scripting wherever possible - Maximize the use of existing resources, skills and technologies for the greatest benefit - Responsibility for the planning and controlled execution of releases into the managed environment - Input into Business Continuity Planning and Practices
Skills required: - Interpersonal Skills – Communication, flexibility, self-driven, team player - Windows Operating Systems (up to and including debugging) - Understanding of Microsoft Active Directory, LDAP, Group Policy, DNS / WINS - General networking (firewalls, routing, NAT, SI Model, packet trace and analysis, etc.) - MSCS Clustering - Microsoft Internet information Services (IIS) - Project management Skills - Hardware Vendor software & toolsets (HP/Dell/IBM) - Working knowledge of Red Hat Linux
Experience in one of the following: - Varonis DataPrivilege (DP) - Varonis DatAdvantage (DA) - Archer - Guardium - Autopsy
Interested in flexible working opportunities? Morgan Stanley empowers employees to have greater freedom of choice through flexible working arrangements. Speak to our recruitment team to find out more.
Morgan Stanley is an equal opportunities employer. We work to provide a supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can maximise their full potential. Our skilled and creative workforce is comprised of individuals drawn from a broad cross section of the global communities in which we operate and who reflect a variety of backgrounds, talents, perspectives and experiences. Our strong commitment to a culture of inclusion is evident through our constant focus on recruiting, developing and advancing individuals based on their skills and talents. #LI-FM1
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