Systems Engineer

Full Time
Johannesburg
Posted 3 months ago

We are looking for a Systems Engineer to help build out, maintain, and troubleshoot our rapidly expanding infrastructure. You will be part of a talented team of engineers that demonstrate superb technical competency, delivering mission critical infrastructure and ensuring the highest levels of availability, performance and security. Qualified systems engineers will have a background in IT, computer systems engineering, or systems engineering and analysis.

Key Requirements:

  • Network and system inventory management
  • Network access management – manage network engineer access to the network and department systems
  • Administrate and maintain the departments management systems ie. IPPLAN, QPS, Cisco ACS, Jumphosts, Syslogs, Network monitoring systems
  • Administrate and maintain the Cisco IPSLA configuration across all POPs
  • Administrate and optimise backups of the departments systems
  • Troubleshoot network and system related issues
  • Support departments network team with system requirements
  • Design and implement new departments network management systems
  • Collaborate with the IP systems(hosting) team when required
  • 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
  • Maintain security, backup of both Server and NAS environments, 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
  • Monitor relevant servers, storage elements, network and security equipment.
  • Investigate potential issues, escalate where needed, and follow through to completion for any failures / warnings experienced.Perform routine quarterly compliance review, testing and implementation as directed. 
  • Possess strong abilities to independently identify, diagnose, research and resolve hardware and software with help-desk type related issues in a timely manner.
  • Perform needed hardware or software configuration changes, physical repairs as needed and coordination with applicable vendors for replacement parts.
  • Assist server admin as directed in basic software packaging & deployments using the labs server.
  • Create & maintain system images of client systems, deploy client systems to end users as directed. Perform moves of client systems as directed.

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