Systems Administrator
ipNX Nigeria Limited
Lagos, NG
3d ago

Job ID 90

Department Information Systems and Technology

Location Lagos

Function : System Administration

Reporting to : Head, System Operations

Location : Lagos

Travel Frequency : Occassional

Purpose of the Job

Responsible for effective provisioning, installation / configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems (hardware and software) and related infrastructure to enable continuous innovation within the information systems landscape

Expected Key Results

  • Network Infrastructure Uptime / AvailabilityAdminister server infrastructure in accordance with standards and project / operational requirements
  • Identify and promote best systems administration practices and patterns
  • Perform continuous system / network monitoring
  • Provide Tier II / other support
  • Participate in disaster recovery planning and testing
  • Identify approaches that leverage resources and provide economies of scale
  • Educational Qualifications

  • Minimum 2.2 / Upper Credit Bachelor’s degree in Engineering / Information Technology / Computer
  • Science

  • Professional Qualification (CCNA, ITIL, LPIC / CompTIA, etc.) an added advantage
  • Functional Skills :

    Ability to leverage technology to develop and enhance functional competencies

    Systems Administrative role in Linux environment

    Knowledge of networking and network monitoring / management

    Database Management MySQL, MSSQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle an added advantage

  • Work Experience :
  • Linux, Windows Server, Solaris administration experience necessary, in that order of preference

    Experience with scripting, installation and migration concepts in Bash, Perl, Python

    Virtual Infrastructure administration experience with KVM or VMware highly desired. Storage Area Network administration experience a plus

    Experience administering a centralized data backup and recovery infrastructure, including installation and configuration of open source data backup solutions like Bacula, BareOS, etc.

    Experience deploying and administering web servers Apache / Nginx / Tomcat

    Working knowledge of cloud technologies like Ovirt, OpenStack a plus

    Experience with Dev / Ops tooling to build, configure and deploy, a plus

    Experience with configuration management tools (Chef, Ansible, Salt Stack or Puppet) a plus

    Working knowledge of WHM / cPanel (website admin panel) and Relational Database Management Systems like MySQL, PostgreSQL, etc.

    Experience supporting a high traffic customerfacing website infrastructure

    Experience administering and troubleshooting load balancing appliances in a production environment

    Sound understanding and extensive experience in network management

    Previous years of experience working in an ISP environment, a plus

  • Other Requirements
  • Ability to document and implement processes to increase efficiency, productivity, reliability and scalability

    Project management skills a definite asset

    Strong understanding of the organization’s goals and objectives

    Problem solver

    Ability to work under pressure

    Cultivate Innovation

    Ability to optimize work processes

    Nimble Learning

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