Server Engineer at Sandton Business School


Roles and responsibilities.

  • Configure and manage servers of different operating systems such as Windows, Linux.
  • Installation and troubleshooting and upgrading while implementing server improvement to improve performance, reliability and security.
  • Design, implement and manage enterprise system technologies in AWS environment and Azure environment.
  • To support technologies such as Active Directory, Hyper V, Internet and file server migration
  • Cloud solutions and virtualization software such as VMware and Hyper-V.
  • Provide support for the implementation, maintenance and troubleshooting of computer application systems.
  • Microsoft M365 applications (Power Automate, BI, virtual agents, SharePoint, teams)
  • Provide level 3 problem resolution and administration on the IT infrastructure.
    Daily management of Microsoft Server Linux Vmware Storage AWS Backup platforms.
  • Work closely with senior engineers and architects in the execution of operational or strategic plans.
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels, able to provide updates to relevant individuals/teams as required.
  • Ensures optimal use and configuration of all installed infrastructure.
  • Proactively manage the environment to meet required service levels.
  • Server patching.
  • Active Directory Group Policy Management.
  • Documentation of failovers and procedures
  • Implementing and testing disaster recovery.
  • Participate in monthly shutdown/maintenance weekends.

Skills and experience: Essential qualification:

Experience required

  • Minimum of 5 years of related experience in an IT operations environment.
  • Advanced knowledge and experience of Windows Server operating system.
  • Advanced knowledge and experience on server performance analysis.
  • Knowledge of development and scripting will be very beneficial.
  • Minimum of 6 years of experience in infrastructure and application architecture.
  • Minimum of 6 years of experience in IT Service Management functions (ITIL, MOF)
  • Minimum of 6 years of experience in the deployment of technical solutions.
  • Minimum of 6 years of experience in technical troubleshooting and root cause analysis.
  • Minimum of 6 years of experience in the administration and implementation of Microsoft Windows Server.
  • Minimum of 6 years of experience in scripting Exchange, Active Directory and Power Shell
  • Extensive experience installing, configuring and maintaining Microsoft Windows systems and Microsoft Windows server applications.

In-depth knowledge of the following is required:

  • Microsoft Intune
  • Microsoft Office 365
  • Active Directory
  • Azure Active Directory
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Microsoft Teams (Platform, Meeting, Voice)
  • Microsoft Exchange
  • Microsoft Exchange online
  • OneDrive for business
  • PowerShell
  • Visualization technologies Hyper-V, VMWARE.
  • Microsoft Defender for (Identity, Endpoint Protection)
  • AmazonAWS

If you haven’t heard back from us two weeks after your application, consider it a failure.

Desired skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering or related discipline –
  • Windows Server Administration –
  • Relevant completed certification certificates

Desired level of qualification:

About the employer:

Entrepreneurial/dynamic business school

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