Windows System Administrator - Junior

  • Location

    South Africa, South Africa

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  • Salary:

    Up to ZAR0.00 per annum + negotiable

  • Contact:

    Maggie Urrutia

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Morson International are looking for a Windows System Administrator - Junior to join the team of an important Telecommunications company. Rate negotiable. Initial contract for 6 months extendable to 3 years.

Job description:

- Assist in the implementation of approved policies and procedures for operating system design, implementation and maintenance
- Carry out operating systems upgrades and deployment
- Provide support in the implementation and user acceptance testing of operating systems
- Assist in the operation of a proactive maintenance cycle for operating systems and automate preventive/routine maintenance on systems
- Perform daily operating system administration tasks, including hardware & software upgrades, Patch & Security patch management and maintain regulatory controls
- Ensure optimal performance of all applications running on operating system environment through proactive tuning and preventive maintenance
- Perform daily systems checks and correct any issues
- Monitor systems performance and recommend adjustments to system parameters to ensure optimum performance and response time
- Work with the User Support team to provide second level support to end users and ensure timely resolution of system problems
- Prepare/compile agreed periodic activity and performance reports
- Maintain security and data integrity
- Implement and support audit and compliance regulations as per requirements


- Bachelor's degree in Telecommunications or Computer Science
- At least 3 years' experience in IT industry including at least 2 years' experience of system development or operation service delivery
- 3 years experience with Windows Enterprise Servers (2008 R2 at a minimum)
- Microsoft Certified System Engineer (MCSE) certification for Windows 2008 or above products
- Windows Server Management Tools (SCCM, SCOM, etc.) experience
- Active Directory and group policy management previous experience
- DHCP, DNS, DFS, PowerShell previous work experience
- Excellent communication skill and team player
- Fluent English communication skills
- Provide a 24x7 service supervision through on call
- Available for international travel for training and knowledge transfer of customers

If you are interested and would like to find out more, apply now and I will be in touch shortly. Alternatively, contact Christy from Morson for more information.