IT Engineer – Linbro Park, Gauteng – Ref 1154062-20

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Ref: 1154062-20

Job Description:

We are looking for an IT Engineer to be responsible for the upkeep, configuration, and reliable operation of computer systems. Monitoring and maintaining computer systems and networks. Windows server administration – server installation & maintenance, managing AD, GPO, DHCP, DNS, ADFS, WSUS, File & Print Services, monitoring event logs and resolving all occurring errors, using virtual environment to manage virtual servers.

Requirements: 5 years’ experience in an IT/Systems Engineer or similar role; Microsoft qualifications (MCP or MCSA or MSCE). Additional qualifications advantageous. Enterprise Network experience a must (L2&3 LAN/WAN, VLAN, STP, etc -, Mikrotik, etc). Solid Windows server and desktop experience a must (deploy, maintain, update/upgrade). Virtualisation experience, VMWare preferably, Hyper-V, etc.

Must have own transportation and be prepared to perform onsite visits to our Data Centre as required operationally.

Position details:
Type: Permanent
Job description / core competencies:
Responsible for the upkeep, configuration, and reliable operation of computer systems.
Monitoring and maintaining computer systems and networks.
Windows Server Administration – Server installation & maintenance, Managing AD, GPO, DHCP, DNS, ADFS, WSUS, File & Print Services, monitoring event logs and resolving all occurring errors, using virtual environment to manage virtual servers.
Design and implement new solutions and improve resilience of the current environment.
Disaster Recovery – Ensuring recovery of files from crushed computers.
Responding in a timely manner to service issues and requests.
Providing technical support internally and externally (for clients).
Repairing and replacing equipment as necessary.
Maintain accurate IT Asset Registry.
Assist with backup/restore/setup of new and existing client/staff mobile devices such as phones and tablets.
Manage the biometrics server/service for new and existing users for clients and internally.
Testing new technology.

Location (country, city): Linbro Park,Gauteng

Job Qualification & Experience:

Minimum 5 years’ experience in an IT/Systems Engineer or similar role.
Microsoft qualifications (MCP or MCSA or MSCE).
Additional qualifications advantageous.
Enterprise Network experience a must (L2&3 LAN/WAN, VLAN, STP, Mikrotik, etc).
Solid Windows Server and Desktop experience a must (Deploy, maintain, update/upgrade).
Virtualisation Experience, VMWare preferably, Hyper-V, etc.
Experience with Monitoring Tools (eg. PRTG, Cacti, Observium) advantageous.
Experience with MSSQL/MySQL (Deploy, maintain, update/upgrade, tune).
Experience with Linux (CentOS, Ubuntu) advantageous.
Office 365 Online (Exchange, Sharepoint) experience a must.
Good understanding of systems security (firewalling, network access).
Solid understanding of the innards of the Internet (DNS / FTP / Mail / HTTP).
Thorough understanding of Active Directory (GPO, OUs).
Must have own transportation and be prepared to perform onsite visits to our Data Centre as required operationally.
Knowledge of Windows Server technologies, Active Directory, Synology, storage and backup devices, VMWare, Citrix, Salesforce, and other solutions as necessary to fulfil job responsibilities.
Knowledge of server, storage and virtualization standards, techniques, and tools.
Basic understanding / knowledge of networking.
Technical, back-end VoIP/Voice experience highly advantageous.

Company Description:

A national network operator that physically builds and maintains our own infrastructure in South Africa and some African countries.

This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partner MCHIR.

IT Engineer – Linbro Park, Gauteng – Ref 1154062-20

 

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IT Engineer to be responsible for the upkeep, configuration, and reliable operation of computer systems. Monitoring and maintaining computer systems and networks. Windows server administration – server installation & maintenance, managing AD, GPO, DHCP, DNS, ADFS, WSUS, File & Print Services, monitoring event logs and resolving all occurring errors, using virtual environment to manage virtual servers.

 

Requirements: 5 years’ experience in an IT/Systems Engineer or similar role; Microsoft qualifications (MCP or MCSA or MSCE). Additional qualifications advantageous. Enterprise Network experience a must (L2&3 LAN/WAN, VLAN, STP, etc -, Mikrotik, etc). Solid Windows server and desktop experience a must (deploy, maintain, update/upgrade). Virtualisation experience, VMWare preferably, Hyper-V, etc.

Must have own transportation and be prepared to perform onsite visits to our Data Centre as required operationally.