Preparing for Your Systems Administrator Interview

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Going into a Sys Admin/Engineer Interview? Here are the tips to nail your interview!

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So, are you planning to go in for an interview? Do you have an interview lined up, or getting ready to start applying?

Some people do very well in interviews, others do ok, and others really struggle.

Getting ready for your Systems Admin interview can be daunting! We’ll be covering a lot of items to help be more confident and land that job!

We’ve broken down this course into different section specialising in general good interview tips, along with more specific sections around the Tech role.

What we’ll cover in this course –

  • a breakdown on the systems administrator / engineer role
  • what you should know about the role before going in
  • what you should know about the company
  • preparing for any questions you may get
  • being confident in the answers you give your interview panel
  • what you should be asking the interview panel
  • the tough stuff – salaries, titles, work arrangements
  • how to finish up well in your current job when leaving

Course Length

Over 2 hours of instructor led video content along with handouts to aid learning.

In preparing for this course it’s a good idea to get your resume ready and read the position description for the role well.

Course Outline

  • Role Summary – Systems Admin vs Engineer
  • Sys Admin Engineer – PD and CV
  • Research The Company
  • Staff and Customer Reviews
  • LinkedIn
  • What Can You Bring To The Role
  • Questions You May Get – Intro
  • Technical Questions
  • Behavioural Questions
  • STAR Method
  • Questions about the role
  • Questions About the Company
  • Is the Job a Good Fit
  • It’s important to come prepared
  • Come prepared and make a good impression
  • How and where is the Interview being held?
  • Is there more than one Interview?
  • How to End Strongly
  • How Did You Go
  • Follow Up
  • Negotiate on the Role Specifics
  • Know Your Worth
  • Resigning – Leave on Good Terms
  • Resigning – Manager and HR Communications
  • Resigning – Handover
  • Resigning – References