Senior Windows System Engineer | Center of Excellence (CoE), Ahold Delhaize Group

  • Company: ALPHA-BETA Vassilopoulos S.A.
  • Date posted: 12 Nov
  • Ref. Code: SWSE_18

Description / Requirements

Alfa Beta Vassilopoulos is a member of Ahold Delhaize Group that operates a network of 21 companies in 3 continents (11 countries), 375 000 employees and is trusted by more than 50 million customers on a weekly basis. 

Alfa Beta is one of the largest retail chain with 296 Super Markets, 16 Cash & Carry, 138 franchise stores and over 14 000 employees. 


Position Requirements 

The Senior Windows System Engineer will act as a technical coordinator for Windows Platform Services (WPS) and a contact point to other teams residing in the different EU countries where Ahold Delhaize Group operates. He/She will be responsible to optimize the infrastructure/processes to further enhance the availability of the service by means of creating standard procedures and techniques like scripting/automation, participate in workshops & projects, following the guidelines of change Management and incident management.


More specifically, the job holder: 

  • Provides day to day functional support, application administration & troubleshooting (L3) for all European Operating Companies in scope. Coordinates and executes rack & stack activities of hardware from Windows Platform team/Storage/Networking team in the Greek Datarooms
  • Reviews and identifies possibilities to optimize system stability and performance 
  • Assesses and advises on new technologies to be implemented and revises & improves on reference architectures used
  • Proactively communicates, streamlines processes and facilitates projects both as a stakeholder or trusted advisor
  • Ensures compliance of IT policies and baselines
  • Leads and coordinates technical projects and solution implementation, in close collaboration with other IT teams and supervises the work assigned to external resources

Candidate profile

  • Graduate Degree in Information Technology or proof equivalency through experience. Master’s Degree in information technology or relevant field will be considered an asset 
  • At least 5 years prior experience in administration of Windows based Servers and Client OS. Proven experience in Active Directory configuration/management, VMWare/ESX management/configuration/setup and in Agile/Devops/Iac methodologies/tools/software for infrastructure teams/processes 
  • Excellent conceptual knowledge of the following technologies: proxy servers, reverse proxy servers, firewall, load balancers, routers, switches, SAN, NAS, Scripting tools, TCP/IP, VLAN
  • Excellent command of the English language both written & spoken
  • Proven problem-solving skills, identifying solutions and following innovative approaches 
  • Strong results orientation, accountability and resourcefulness
  • Flexibility and adaptability to changing circumstances & multicultural environment 
  • Strong multi-tasking and organizing skills
  • Interpersonal and communication skills, including teamwork and cooperation 



The company offers a competitive remuneration package and excellent career prospects


Contact Details

On line at quoting reference: (ref: SWSE_18)


Address: 81, Spaton Ave. 

Zip code: 153 44

City: Gerakas – Attiki


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