Senior Server Systems Engineer (WSS)
The Foschini Group
Cape Town North
58d ago

Position Description :

Senior Server Systems Engineer

Windows Server Systems (WSS)

We’re looking to add great new talent to our Infrastructure team. If you have proven relevant experience and skill with the ability to problem solve in a highly pressurized and deadline driven environment then we invite you to join our drive to develop world-

class team. With a robust strategy focusing on People, Process and Technology, we believe that our culture and the quality of our people are our greatest strengths.

As such, we need to employ top talent to support our key business functions.

Key performance areas :

Daily server system maintenance and monitoring

Daily Active Directory maintenance and service monitoring and health checks

Supporting applications on Windows servers and providing 3rd level support

Problem resolution and fault finding

Windows server administration, support and disaster recovery procedures

Ensuring that security standards are adhered to

Testing and evaluating new server software products and server-related hardware

Providing technical assistance in projects

Providing support and technical advice

Documenting and updating server administration, disaster recovery and security procedures

To qualify for this position you will need :

Relevant tertiary qualification

Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer

VMware certification

5 years relevant working experience in relation to :

Microsoft Windows Server and Desktop Operating Systems

Network protocols (TCP / IP)

Windows Server Systems (i.e. Exchange, Active Directory, Terminal Services, IIS)

Technical Project Management

ITIL or similar service management principles

Familiarity with HP server hardware platforms would be an advantage

VMware vSphere 6

Strong organizational and planning skills

Excellent attention to detail, analytical and problem solving skills

A strong service orientation

To provide customer service as per agreed SLA’s

To be deadline and target driven

Excellent communication skills, communicate effectively at all levels & liaise with the support teams and various divisions

Excellent listening, questioning and documenting skills

Ability to work independently, as well as within a team

Ability to work under pressure and display initiative

Strong administrative skills

To be reliable and able to work flexible hours

  • Ability to innovate and be able practically implement
  • PREFERENCE WILL BE GIVEN, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, CANDIDATES FROM DESIGNATED GROUPS IN TERMS OF THE EMPLOYMENT EQUITY ACT.

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