Responsibilities

  • Installation of software developed onto the platform
  • Installation of Operating System (Unix or Microsoft)
  • Configuration Management of the System and Network Configuration
  • System hardening updates
  • Manage and monitor all installed systems and infrastructure
  • Install, configure, test and maintain operating systems, application software and system management tools
  • Proactively ensure the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability
  • Monitor and test application performance for potential bottlenecks, identify possible solutions, and work with developers to implement those fixes
  • Maintain security, backup, and redundancy strategies
  • Write and maintain custom scripts to increase system efficiency and lower the human intervention time on any tasks
  • Participate in the design of information and operational support systems
  • Provide 1st / 2nd / 3rd level support
  • Liaise with vendors and other IT personnel for problem resolution

Requirements

  • Diploma or Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject Proven working experience in installing, configuring and troubleshooting Windows, UNIX /Linux based environments
  • Experience in the administration and performance tuning of application stacks (e.g., Tomcat, JBoss, Apache, Ruby, NGINX)
  • Experience with virtualisation and containerisation (e.g., VMware, Virtual Box)
  • Experience with monitoring systems
  • Experience with automation software
  • Preferably with Scripting skills (e.g., shell scripts, Perl, Ruby, Python)
  • Preferably with Cloud experience
  • Preferably with Networking knowledge (OSI network layers, TCP/IP)
  • Preferably with IT Security knowledge or certification

Shortlisted candidates will be offered a 1 Year Agency Contract employment.