Systems Engineer

Systems EngineerBackground:IPT Holdings is a trusted ICT managed services provider. We assistcompanies in defining their IT strategy and requirements and do the necessaryinstallation, maintenance and support thereof Position profile:Working with a teamof IT specialists to design, set up and maintain a network of computers,including hardware, software, and system architecture. Responsibilities:· Oversee the development andinstallation of new networking and computing infrastructures.· Select the best possiblesolutions using knowledge of a wide range of available technologies.· Monitor systems in theexisting network to ensure there are no productivity set-backs.· Install and configureoperating systems and application software.· Implement best practicesfor system security and data backups.· Anticipate potential issuesor bottlenecks and identifying possible solutions.· Troubleshoot and resolveall technical issues when they arise.· Liaising with vendors andkeeping relevant stakeholders up to date with developments. Experiencerequirements:· 5 Years +Industry Experience· Experiencewith Microsoft Active Directory user management· Officeand Exchange mailbox administration· Workingknowledge with Desktop infrastructure and Microsoft ecosystems. (MicrosoftOffice and Windows)· Experiencewith client and server backup software. (Redstor, Attix, DPM, Backup Exec,Commvault)· Experiencewith managed AV solutions. (Symantec, Bitdefender, Trend Micro) Qualifications:· Seniorcertificate· RelevantMicrosoft Certifications: MCSE, A+, N+ or other relevant IT QualificationsBehaviouralcompetency requirements:· Well-developedwritten and verbal communication skills, including the ability to communicatetechnical concepts to non-technical staff· Analyticaland problem-solving abilities with a keen attention to detail· Able towork in a team-oriented, collaborative and fast-paced environment· Candidatemust be self-motivated and able to work under pressure Other requirements:· Driver’slicence and own transport essential· Must bewilling to work after hours at time· Must bewilling to travelSalary: MarketrelatedLocation: Theposition is based in Port ElizabethApplication: Sendyour CV to ******
Port Elizabeth, EC, ZA