System Administrator

System AdministratorInformation Technology
Pretoria SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR
JOB OUTLINE
PRETORIA
PERMANENT
SALARY PACKAGE - R540 000

Key Requirements:

Manage physical and virtual servers, on the premises and in the cloud
Only Microsoft Certifications (not training, but passed the actual Microsoft exams)
BTech/National Diploma
Minimum of 3 years plus experience
Experience on an enterprise level, service level, not desktop
Intermediate level with experience managing servers
Micro 365 servers
Specific to a Cloud environment


KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS:
Include management and leadership responsibilities for work team leaders
o Support all server infrastructure and applications for the different server environments.
o Support cloud platforms including but not limited to Office 365, Microsoft mobility and security stack, and Microsoft hosted infrastructure and application platforms.
o Assist in the design, build and deployment of Microsoft cloud security solutions.
o Research and recommend, enhancements to the security posture of the operational environment, based on leading industry practices.
o Implement security controls and threat protection, manage identity and access, and protect data, applications, and networks using Microsoft Cloud Security tools.
o Provide second- and third-line technical support to IT staff and service desk.
o Perform application deployment, service upgrades and patch management for all environments.
o Monitor service availability and troubleshoot system issues to support the ICT hosting environment and general operations within the company
o Support and maintain the Business continuity and recovery environments
o Create clear and concise documentation to formalise work stream processes.
o Comply with all relevant policies, procedures, standards, and guidelines
o Contribute and complete IT Operational projects as needed
o Document issues & track progress in ticketing system
o Maintain system performance by performing system monitoring and analysis, and performance tuning
o Daily service availability monitoring for availability and performance monitoring

EDUCATION, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
o ICT relevant qualification (NQF Level 5_ or equivalent qualification
o Minimum 3 years' experience in IT systems and/or infrastructure, supporting enterprise scale security solutions.
o Min 2 years' experience in supporting Microsoft 365 and related services.
o Any two of the following Microsoft Certified Certifications or related certifications (Microsoft Associate Level) are required:
o Microsoft 365 Certified: Security Administrator
o Microsoft Certified: Identity and Access Administrator
o Microsoft Certified: Enterprise Administrator
o Microsoft Certified: Security, Compliance, and Identity Fundamentals
o Microsoft Certified: Windows Server Hybrid Administrator Associate
o ITIL Foundation
o Excellent understanding of Intune and all security blades, including Defender, Threat Protection and latest Microsoft E5 Security Product set


Please Note: If you do not receive any feedback within 3 months, please consider your application as unsuccessful.

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Posted
08/01/2022
Location
Pretoria, GT, ZA