• Systems Administrator at ​ipNX Nigeria Limited

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    Date Posted: 2020-01-14

    ipNX Nigeria Limited, an Information and Communications Technology company, is hiring a Systems Administrator in Lagos.

    Purpose of the Job

    • Responsible for effective provisioning, installation / configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware and software and related infrastructure to enable continuing innovation within the infrastructure.

      Educational Qualifications & Functional Skills

      • Minimum of 2.1/ Upper Credit Bachelor's Degree in Engineering / Information Technology / Computer Science.
      • Systems Administrative role in Linux environment.
      • Previous years of experience working in ISP environment.

      Work Experience:

      • Linux, Windows Server, Solaris administration experience necessary, in that order of preference.
      • Experience with scripting, installation and migration concepts - in Bash, Perl, Python.
      • Virtual Infrastructure administration experience with KVM or VMware highly desired. Storage Area Network administration experience a plus.
      • Experience administering centralized data backup and recovery infrastructure, including installation and configuration of open source data backup solutions like Bacula, amanda, BareOS, etc.
      • Experience deploying and administering web servers – Apache/Nginx/Tomcat.
      • Working knowledge of cloud technologies like OpenStack, a plus.
      • Experience with Dev/Ops tooling to build, configure and deploy, a plus.
      • Experience with configuration management tools (Chef, Ansible, Salt Stack, Puppet)
      • Working knowledge of open source CPanel (website admin panel) and Relational Database Management System like MySQL, PostgreSQL, etc.
      • Experience supporting a high traffic customer facing website infrastructure.
      • Experience administering and troubleshooting load balancing appliances in a production environment.

      Other Requirements:

      • Ability to document and implement processes to increase efficiency, productivity, reliability and scalability
      • Project management skills a definite asset
      • Strong understanding of the organization’s goals and objectives
      • Problem solver
      • Ability to work under pressure
      • Customer Focus
      • Tech savvy
      • Team Work
      • Action orientation
      • Drive results
      • Cultivate Innovation
      • Ability to optimize work processes
      • Resilience
      • Self-Development
      • Nimble Learning.

      Expected Key Results:

      • Administer server's infrastructure in accordance with standards and project / operational requirements.
      • Identify and promote best systems administration practices and patterns.
      • Perform continuous system monitoring.
      • Provide Tier II/other support.
      • Participate in disaster recovery planning and testing.
      • Identify approaches that leverage our resources and provide economies of scale.

      How to Apply

      Interested and qualified candidates should click here to apply on or before 31st March, 2020.

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