Financial Services Company Systems Administrator Job in Kenya

Our Client in Financial Services sector is looking for a competent candidate to fill various vacant position:


Systems Administrator

(1 Vacancy)

Job Ref: EHC/1124/18

Reporting to General Manager ICT

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manages the day-to-day operations of the PCC host computers by monitoring system performance, configuration, maintenance and repair.
  • Ensures that records of system downtime and equipment inventory are properly maintained.
  • Applies revisions to host system firmware and software. Works with vendors to assist support activities.
  • Develops new system and application implementation plans, custom scripts and testing procedures to ensure operational reliability.
  • Trains technical staff in how to use new software and hardware developed and/or acquired.
  • Performs troubleshooting as required. As such, leads problem-solving efforts often involving outside vendors and other support personnel and/or organizations.
  • Develops procedures to maintain security and protect systems from unauthorized use, acts of nature and user abuse.
  • Develops procedures, programs and documentation for backup and restoration of host operating systems and host-based applications.

Person Specifications

  • KCSE grade C+ and above
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field from a recognized institution
  • Software development using C++ and DevExpress tools on dot net framework
  • Software application development using Java
  • Scripting Language i.e. PYTHON & SHELL SCRIPTING
  • Proven knowledge and understanding of ERP systems
  • Practical knowledge and experience working with virtual environment solutions e.g. VMWare and Hyper-V
  • Proven knowledge and understanding of Operating System fundamentals e.g. UNIX, LINUX, and WINDOWS
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)

How to Apply:

If you meet the requirements as stipulated above, please email your application letter accompanied with a detailed CV in PDF format clearly indicating your current position, current and expected remuneration to the following email address: on or before close of business on Friday 26th October 2018.

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Our client is an equal opportunity employer and qualified applicants from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

ICT and Technology
Updated: October 20, 2018 — 6:28 am