Systems Administrator Job in Kenya

Our client, an innovative insurance solutions company, is looking to fill in the role of:

Systems Administrator

Responsibilities:

  • Install new / rebuild existing servers and configure hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories, storage, etc. in accordance with standards and project/operational requirements.
  • Develop and maintain installation and configuration procedures.
  • Contribute to and maintain system standards.
  • Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying
    completion of scheduled jobs such as backups.
  • Perform daily backup operations, ensuring all required file systems and system data are successfully backed up to the appropriate media, recovery tapes or disks are created, and media is recycled and sent off site as necessary.
  • Perform regular file archival and purge as necessary.
  • Create, change, and delete user accounts per request.
  • Investigate and troubleshoot issues.
  • Repair and recover from hardware or software failures.
  • Upgrade and configure system software that supports GIS infrastructure applications or Asset Management applications per project or operational needs.
  • Maintain operational, configuration, or other procedures.
  • Perform periodic performance reporting to support capacity planning.
  • Perform ongoing performance tuning, hardware upgrades, and resource optimization as required.
  • Configure CPU, memory, and disk partitions as required.
  • Maintain data center environmental and monitoring equipment.

Qualifications

  • Degree in computer science or related field or a combination of related experience and education.
  • Should have technology experience with at least 2 years hands-on technical roles in the field
  • Extensive knowledge of data processing, hardware platforms, and enterprise software applications.
  • Technical experience with systems networking, databases, Web development, and user support.
  • Working knowledge of Citrix Metaframe XP, Blackbaud Raisers Edge and Financial Edge would be an asset
  • Strong project management skills with effective results focus within an information systems environment.
  • Proven ability to be flexible and work hard, both independently and in a team environment, in a high pressure on-call environment with changing priorities.

If you are a driven individual looking to bring your exceptional talent and ideas, kindly send your application to kazini.kenya@gmail.com before 4th June 2019 @ 5pm.

Kindly include the job title in your application’s heading.

ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED.


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Nairobi, Kenya
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Kenya
ICT and Technology
Updated: May 28, 2019 — 7:58 pm