Systems Engineer


A well-established Financial Institution within the banking sector is looking for a Systems Engineer to join its IT team. Individuals must be able to work on their initiative with minimal supervision, be hard-working and be meticulous in their work.


  • Reviewing and implementing the necessary changes to the organization’s infrastructure;
  • Maintaining and upgrading any physical servers and storage devices required to run the organisation's infrastructure;
  • Monitoring of systems and infrastructure, and the setup of additional monitoring objects to assure visibility of the organization’s systems;
  • Setting up mechanisms and systems to assure business continuity;
  • Coordinating and overseeing planned failovers of all systems;
  • Assuring proper backup mechanisms are in place and system up-time
  • Rolling out of virtual servers to cater to additional services as per the organization’s requirements;
  • Coordinating with the Security and Network Engineer on Security and Network projects.


Skill-sets and Requirements

  • Minimum of 3 years working in the IT field with a minimum of 1-year experience in a similar post
  • Possess strong analytical skills and excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Have practical knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory, DFS, IIS and WSUS; Microsoft Server and desktop environments.
  • Other non-Windows environments, such as Red Hat Linux and other variants of this OS is a must;
  • Practical knowledge of Apache HTTPD server; as well as good experience with virtualization, mainly focusing on VMWare
  • Hands-on experience with MSSQL and MySQL. Ideally one would know how to setup the environment, handle backups and setup mechanisms to cater for business continuity and disaster recovery;
  • Knowledgeable on storage technologies and configurations; backup technologies, with practical experience of setting up and configuring of backup solutions, mainly Veritas Backup Exec and Veeam.
  • Have experience with scripting languages, particularly Windows PowerShell and Linux Bash. Some basic knowledge of php and Python will also be considered an asset;
  • Have experience with networking and networking technologies and protocols.

Education & Experience

Bachelor's degree/ Diploma in IT or IT certifications ideally specialising on IT infrastructure


  • Loan and Rental Subsidies
  • Employee Wellbeing Incentives
  • Free Parking
  • Health and Life Insurance
  • Remote Working
  • Continuous personal growth and development

Job Reference: QK305

  • Primary job focus
    Technical Infrastructure
  • Job type
    Full Time
  • Employment level
    Experienced (3 years +)
  • Employer industry
    Financial Services
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