SERVER ADMINISTRATOR

Department of Health
Medical Supplies Depot
REFS/002396
SERVER ADMINISTRATOR LEVEL 7
Directorate Logistical Support – ICT
Package 226611 per annum (plus benefits)
Requirements
Grade 12 with National Diploma / Degree in Information Technology and Computer Science, MCSE or MCITP will be an added advantage. Current 3-5 years practical experience in the provision and support of directory services & core server infrastructure and associated services. Knowledge of System Performance; Server Performance Management; TCP/IP, DNS and DHCP protocols; Windows and Linux Servers; Server Operations, Server applications, etc. Knowledge of both physical and virtualized servers, especially Hyper-V. Understanding of the government regulations. A solid understanding of hardware and software support for client system/solutions. Server & storage related technologies & related management toolsets and solutions. Service Management Systems (ASPECT /ARS/ITSM7) or equivalent applications. ICT Operational Trends; Network Operating Systems; Project Management; NOS/Active Directory/Virtualisation; Quality assurance standards; DNS, E-Mail, software deployment, Patch management, Core Stack builds; VPN technologies and concepts; Disaster Recovery; Virtualisation technologies and concepts; Computer and network security principles; Operating System Stack builds (OS Imaging); Service Level Management. Skills: Proficiency in maintenance of Core Server Infrastructure and Services (Patch management, Antivirus, DNS, DHCP, Agents etc.); Microsoft administration and related services; Virtualised server designs and support; Server monitoring; Server operating system rebuilds and restore; Domain controllers rebuild and restore. Communication skills, Interpersonal skills, Self-Management skills and Intellectual skills. A valid driver’s licence.
Duties
To maintain the Medical Supplies Depot core server infrastructure. Rectify faults affecting availability. Install / configure servers and other related devices. Resolve medium to high operational incidents and requests. Provide support associated services within the Medical Supplies Depot enterprise or LAN environment to ensure good service delivery.Ensure server infrastructure availability, capacity, and uptime / response time. Investigate / confirm / refer / log a call for any issues relating to the server environment responsible for. Installation / configuration of the Microsoft Server Platform / SAN Storage. Clustering and load balancing. Implement procedures and standards for Directory Services, Messaging, VMware, Backup, Data Security and related services and monitor adherence thereof using Services Toolsets & Dashboards. Resolution and handling of medium to high operational incidents as per SLA incident handling time frames.
Notes
Please hand in all applications at: Medical Supplies Depot, Registration Department or The HR Manager, Medical Supplies Depot, Private Bag X2, Auckland Park, 2006
Enquiries Mr. G. Romain, Tel No: 011 628 9009
Number of Posts 1
Closing Date 2018/02/16
Criteria Questions
Do you have a Grade 12 with National Diploma / Degree in Information Technology and Computer Science, MCSE or MCITP?
Do you have a Current 3-5 years practical experience in the provision and support of directory services & core server infrastructure and associated services?
Do you have a A valid driver’s licence?
                          
PLEASE NOTE:Due to the large number of applications we envisage receiving, applications will not be acknowledged, If you do not receive any response within 3 months, please accept that your application was not successful.
Updated: January 24, 2018 — 21:37