System Administrator

About the Role

As a System Administrator, you will set up and maintain computer systems as well as ensure that computers in the company's network run smoothly and securely.

Requirements

  • Relevant degree or diploma in Information systems or information technology.

  • Microsoft MCSE certification or similar.

  • Experience administering server-side technology and networked computing systems.

  • Familiarity with SQL and database operations.

  • Ability to prioritize a wide range of workloads with critical deadlines.

  • Availability outside of working hours to resolve emergency issues.

  • Excellent critical thinking and problem-solving skills.

  • A patient and professional demeanor.

Responsibilities

Configuring and maintaining the networked computer system, including hardware, system software, and applications.
Ensuring data is stored securely and backed up.
Diagnosing and resolving hardware, software, networking, and system issues when they arise.
Replacing and upgrading defective or outdated components when necessary.
Monitoring system performance to ensure everything runs smoothly and securely.
Researching and recommending new approaches to improve the networked computer system.
Providing technical support when requested.
Documenting any processes which employees need to follow in order to successfully work within the computing system.