A well-established Financial Institution is looking to employ a Systems and Network Administrator to join its IT team. Individuals must be able to work on their own initiative with minimal supervision.
Managing and monitoring all installed systems and all IT infrastructure including network and telephony;
Delivering day-to-day IT and desktop support via telephone, email, remotely, or on-site;
Being responsible for various systems setup, maintenance, and troubleshooting;
Ensuring that the overall IT infrastructure is working efficiently and according to strict quality and security standards;
Supporting roll-outs of new applications;
Managing systems and applications backups;
Prioritizing and managing multiple open cases at one time;
Mitigating of IT risks, aiding in setting up mechanisms to avoid/neutralize threats to the IT infrastructure;
Assisting in rollouts of new Environments;
Assisting the Security and network engineer with security-related tasks.
Skill-sets and Requirements
Have a minimum of 3 years working in the IT field with a minimum of 1-year experience in a similar post.
Experience in Firewall configuration.
Experience in Linux, MS Windows Server Administration and VMware virtualisation platform would be preferred.
Knowledge in scripting and apache administration would be considered an asset.
Experience with both Server and Network Configuration, with preference on Networking.
Excellent time management, task planning and prioritising.
Very good written and verbal communication.
Have a passion for automation and security aware.
Practical knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory, DFS, IIS and WSUS;
Knowledge of Apache HTTPD server;
Other non-Windows environments, such as Red Hat Linux and other variants of this OS is a must;
Have knowledge of scripting languages, particularly Windows PowerShell and Linux Bash;
Knowledge of the entire TCP\IP, OSI network protocol stack, such as (IP\TCP,ICMP\UDPzSMTP\POP3\HTTP\FTP\SSH).
Education & Experience
Bachelor's degree/ Diploma in IT or IT certifications;