Senior Systems Engineer

Permanent Jobnet Recruitment
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  • Post Date : September 17, 2020
  • Apply Before : October 2, 2020
  • Salary: Negotiable
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Job Detail

  • Level of Experience Experience required
  • Experience 5 Years
  • Desired Status Non EE/AA
  • Job Category IT & Telecommunications
  • Qualifications Diploma

Job Description

POSITION: Senior Systems Engineer

LOCATION: Umhlanga, Durban, KZN

TYPE: Permanent

SALARY: Market-related




  • Matric
  • Relevant qualification
  • Advanced server systems administration (Linux/Unix)
  • Advanced networking – routing, switching, firewalling, and general IP networking experience
  • Advanced DNS administration
  • VMware, HyperV, ESXi, and related
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience installing, maintaining, and supporting a corporate/ISP infrastructure environment.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ working experience as an IT support technician and directly supporting end-users, both face-to-face and remotely
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience installing, maintaining, and supporting corporate network environments (LAN & WAN)
  • VPN and WAN setup/support
  • In-depth understanding of BGP, OSPF, MPLS, VOIP, VPN
  • CCNA/CCNP (or equivalent)
  • SAN/NAS technologies
  • Drivers license



  • Mail server experience (Postfix, Sendmail, Exim, Antispam/Antivirus, DNSBL, SMTP protocol & general mail routing)
  • Wireless networking
  • LAMP stack
  • Mikrotik
  • PHP & WordPress admin
  • Veeam
  • Fortinet
  • Microsoft Office 365 and Azure experience
  • Experience with helpdesk ticketing systems such as OTRS, Zendesk & osTicket, Heat, Remedy, etc.
  • Microsoft certifications, including MCSA-O365 and MS900/MD101/MS101/MS500
  • Microsoft Azure certifications in AZ103/AZ300/AZ500



  • Maintenance of our ISP network and hosting environment, including mail, DNS, firewall, web, and all virtual server environments.
  • Effective involvement in projects and the rollout of solutions to clients.
  • Support and maintenance of custom in-house applications.
  • Managing the integrity of the network, server deployment, and security.
  • Be accountable for effecting remote and onsite IT support to all internal and external stakeholders in the recording and resolution of all IT support tickets logged and/or calls taken
  • Provide technical support in terms of hardware, software, systems, and administration
  • Ensure expected service levels and response times are adhered to
  • Follow the company processes to effectively escalate matters with effective resolutions
  • Maintain constant communication with end-users, engineers, partners, and third-party service providers on all matters that require technical support
  • Provide after-hours support on rotation with the team
  • Create, oversee and test security measures (e.g. access authentication and disaster recovery)
  • Build and document network management and telemetry road maps for infrastructure and services
  • Integrate network management platforms into the Microsoft cloud for new and existing technologies
  • Experience in workload deployments to public clouds: Amazon, Azure, etc
  • Architecture and design of fault-tolerant systems



  • Applicants & job seekers are advised, required & requested to apply for the position directly on Jobnet Recruitment’s website.
  • Only applicants that match the minimum requirements of the job specification will be contacted.
  • If you have not heard from us after 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful for this position.

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