REF # 1910308

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Cape Town

System Administrator x2

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Work for a leading digital agency using cutting-edge tech as they seek a passionate and ambitious Systems Administrator to join their team. You will require an IT-related Bachelor’s Degree / Diploma in IT Administration / IT Networking or Q Linux admin course or MCSE, MCITP, at least 5 years’ experience in a similar role, MySQL / MS SQL Database Management, Windows Server, Linux Server, Graphite, New Relic, Data Dog, Nagios, Security & Network Management. Any Python and Bash scripting will prove beneficial.



System administration (Linux and Windows Servers) – Configuration, security, maintenance, backups, monitoring.

Network Management (DNS, NAT, Firewall, Routing management etc).

Assist with deployment of Dev, PPE and Production environments in cloud and local DC’s.

Test Software / Website services (e.g. APIs) and infrastructure during deployment.

Resolve technical PROD, QA and Dev environment issues.

Investigate and address availability, performance and capacity issues.

Ensure the client solution build, deployment and enhancements are delivered on time and to specification both within the initial release and in all subsequent releases.

Manage databases (deploy, optimise, backup, configure, monitor).

Patch and upgrade management to Servers, bought products and developed products.

Configuration Management.

Functional monitoring.

After hour support when client requires or when deployment is required. Will be scheduled ahead of time.

Procurement of assets (domains, server’s, Licensing, etc).



Qualifications –

Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in IT Administration / IT Networking or Q Linux admin course or MCSE, MCITP.

Certifications in tools listed above would be advantageous.


Experience / Skills –

5 Years in a Systems Administrator role.

MySQL / MS SQL Database Management.

Windows Server administration.

Linux Server administration.

System monitoring tools (e.g. Graphite, New Relic, Data Dog, Nagios).

Security Management.

Network Management.

Python and Bash scripting will be advantage.


While we would really like to respond to every application, should you not be contacted for this position within 10 working days please consider your application unsuccessful.



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Degree, Diploma, MCSE Certified, Permanent

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