System Administrator at Africa Online Ghana

Location: Greater Accra Region

Job Title: System Administrator
Job Location: Accra, Greater Accra Region
  1. Manage all internet applications inclusive to, but not limited to DNS, RADIUS, LDAP, Apache,Postifix, MySQL, PHP. In addition, be proficient in writing scripts, and maintaining backups.
  2. Design, configure, install and maintain all hardware including, but not limited to clustered, standalone servers, blade servers, running VMware, and storage solutions including, RAID, and SAN technology.
  3. Provide superior customer support for Webhosting, ISP and LAN Customers on troubleshooting escalated support troubles. Communicate with staff, vendors and customers in a courteous, professional manner at all times.
  4. Document server configurations, and scripts, and all other relevant information in a repository to share information.
  5. Work with the Network Operations Centre to monitor the integrity and system reliability and traffic patterns of the server network, Webhosting and Campus networks.
  6. Work with the Network Operations Centre and other personnel/departments to analyze hardware requirements and alternatives and make acquisition recommendations.
  7. Install new / rebuild existing servers and configure hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories, storage, etc. in accordance with standards and project/operational requirements.
  8. Performing a check to make sure all systems are working fine and up to date.
  9. Administering the creation, operation, modification, and deletion of username and passwords of employees in the system.
  10. Implementing security software and tools to ensure maximum security from outside threats.
  11. Carrying out data backups and administration.
  12. Installing and maintaining software updates periodically.
Qualification and Requirements
  1. A minimum of 2 working years in the field
  2. A bachelor’s degree in computer science or diploma in computer science or any related IT courses
  3. Certificate courses in Linux and Microsoft
Knowledge of:
  1. Company policies, procedures, products and services.
  2. Computer operating systems.
  3. Web technologies, technical languages, browsers, search procedures, search engines, platforms and applications.
  4. Computer hardware and software.
  5. General office practices and procedures.
  6. Time management and organizational skills.
Other Skills:
  1. Be able to work independently or in a team environment
  2. Strong leadership, motivational, analytical and problem solving skills
  3. Strong interpersonal, organisational and communication skills
  4. Strong customer orientation and relationship management
  5. Be able to interact with users, peers, and management.
  6. Self-motivated individual with a positive attitude.
  7. Results oriented and meets deadlines
  8. Good work ethics and good personal behaviour
  9. Good communication skills
  10. Innovative

If you are qualified for this position, Send your CV to [email protected] or click to apply