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Tuesday, February 6, 2018

System Administrator Job at Awamo - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
System Administrator

Jobs at:

Deadline of this Job:
Saturday 10th February 2018

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda

Job details:
The job entails setting up, managing and maintaining awamo’s computer, network and server infrastructure, coupled with internal user support.
  • Bachelors’ degree in computer science, Information Technology, other related field – equivalent work experience will be considered as well
  • Fluency in English
Work experience
  • Proven experience working with hypervisor-based environments
  • 1st, 2nd and 3rd line support roles in previous employment
  • Mail server management
  • Domain, LAN and WAN management and administration
  • Exposure to at least one Caching and firewall system
  • Backup solution coupled with experience in setting up DR cold site as well as high availability systems is a must.
  •  Printer, Laptop, PC servicing and maintenance
  •  Earlier exposure to the amazon cloud, office 365 and XEN will be an advantage to the candidate
  • Fast thinker/solution oriented
  • Ability to work with remote teams
  • Self-motivated
  • Strong analytical skills & structured approach to work
  • Willingness to work long or irregular hours
    Team structure
    Direct Supervisor
  • CTO
Work hand in hand with
  • All team members
Responsibilities & duties
  • Manage and maintain awamo’s email solution
  • Manage and maintain awamo’s IT infrastructure
  • Ensure that all systems are backed up and up to date
  • Manage system DR function with regular tests
  •  Setup and maintain awamo’s LAN and WAN
  • System Backups and recovery
  • Setup, installation and management of all IT equipment
  •  Perform security audits on both network and application infrastructure
  • Implement, manage and activate resource monitoring
  •  Printer, Laptop, PC servicing and maintenance
  •  Offer 1st, 2nd and 3rd line IT support for all users
  • Bandwidth management in line with the company’s internet use policy
Key Performance Indicators
  • Network and hosted application stability
  •  Functional and well maintained IT assets
Job application procedure
All interested and capable candidates should send their resumes, academic documents and application letter to  by C.O.B Saturday 10th February 2018.