19 Aug 2015

Permanent Operations Engineer

GL/O.E – Posted by BonnieSRandburg, Gauteng, South Africa

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Job Description

Operations Engineer with a minimum of 2 years experience is required for a large technology company based JHB North.



  • Matric
  • IT Diploma
  • Minimum 2-years related experience
  • Red hat Linux Maintenance, SQL Server, MySQL and web services
  • Strong technical and troubleshooting skills
  • Solid understanding of local and wide area network concepts – IP routing protocols and topologies (MPLS, VLANS etc.)



Network and Systems Administration:

  • Network maintenance
  • Wi-Fi maintenance control
  • User, in house system and Printer support
  • Loading of PC’s and servers
  • Network cabling
  • Software maintenance
  • Backup monitoring
  • 2nd line standby support to support team
  • N1MS representative for PBEL servers hosted at HO
  • Telephone support
  • Antivirus updated and maintained
  • Installing new hardware (servers, printers, computer work stations etc)
  • Follow up on new equipment purchased
  • DHCP and IP addresses control
  • Overseeing security for all systems, especially the internet
  • Proxy monitoring
  • Web services
  • Disaster recovery planning
  • Software control on licenses
  • SQL Database support
  • Fixing network faults
  • Technical support for people using the network
  • Training staff on new systems
  • Day to day admin and monitoring of network use
  • Planning future improvements
  • VMware setup and maintenance
  • Implement and support network infrastructure solutions
  • Escalate to third-party support as necessary (i.e. Cisco)
  • EB user maintenance and administration
  • Redmine and Sugar CRM administration and maintenance



  • Further technical investigation into support queries
  • DB (SQL) operational querying to assist in the resolution of support and operational queries
  • Roll out of projects/products/systems in the resolution of support and operational queries
  • Roll out of projects/products/systems into LIVE that are ready for delivery
  • Operational support of projects/products/systems in LIVE
  • Implementation and automation of system operations and backups
  • Monitor network traffic and usage
  • Operation procedures implementation and support / helpdesk
  • Ensure VPN connectivity for remote support



Job Categories: Information Technology. Job Types: Permanent. Salary: 10,000 - 20,000.

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