IT Systems and Network Administrator Job at BP Business Solutions

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We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Position: IT Systems and Network Administrator

Job Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Purpose of Role

  • The IT Systems and Network Administrator will be responsible for managing the IT operating environment and ensure full operations at all times.
  • He will also have overall responsibility for designing, implementing and maintaining associated Systems.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manage & configuring MFP Network Printers
  • Configuring Firewall device e.g. Sophos Firewall
  • Negotiating with Vendors to efficiently negotiate with vendors to get the best price
  • Configure and monitor Wireless devices to guard against rogue devices
  • Routine maintenance of Printers, computers, and servers
  • Provide support to end user request either physically or remotely
  • Configuring Cisco routers and switches
  • Liaise with Website administrators and other solutions providers to ensure 99% uptime at all time
  • Actively participate in IT projects and provide recommendations where necessary
  • Routinely monitor all Endpoint devices to ensure all laptops are compliant at all time
  • Management of Mail Servers including all communication and collaboration services offered
  • Device configuration, management and enrolment
  • Identify security risks within the environment and services and suggest mitigations
  • Support a hybrid Microsoft environment
  • Build, support and maintain the configuration management suite, including multiple Windows Enterprise desktop images (WIMs), automated task sequences, automated backup infrastructure, central imaging environment, automated software deployment and patch management updates
  • Build, support and maintain Active Directory Group Policy Objects that are used to secure and configure the enterprise client-computing infrastructure
  • Build, support and maintain support documents, standard operating procedures and policies related to the network, security systems, server and storage infrastructure, and the client-computing infrastructure.
  • Work with application developers and third-party vendors to develop software or virtualized installation packages for network deployment via the Enterprise configuration management suite
  • Management of asset lifecycle process through planning and forecasting, including recommendation for replacement of obsolete or end-of-life resources as needed
  • Interacts with external vendors to evaluate technology changes, including licensing and contracts, and their impact on the business
  • Investigates and analyses resource utilization and prepares reports and metrics, making appropriate changes to optimize the infrastructure and provide the highest possible level of performance and security.

Education / Knowledge, Skills, Attributes, Experience & Other Requirements

  • Minimum of Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or related discipline
  • MCSE Core Infrastructure
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Server Technologies
  • ITIL Foundation
  • Minimum of 3 years establishing and maintaining mailboxes, user accounts, distribution groups and providing input on enterprise exchange policies and procedures, supporting Office 365 including SharePoint
  • Minimum of 3 years working with Windows Server OS, Mobile device OS, Client/Server knowledge, Microsoft Active Directory, in depth understanding of Cloud services
  • Deep knowledge of High-Availability computing and networking (load balancing, TCP/IP, DHCP, DNS)
  • Familiarity IP telephony and UCC Protocols (SIP, H.264, and H.323) and understands the impact of QoS in the UCC ecosystem
  • Knowledge of Windows Server 2016, Hyper-V, vSphere, Citrix, SQL, and Terminal Services.
  • Familiarity with SQL and database operations
  • Good understanding of managing and configuring CISCO & Firewall devices
  • Team player with the ability to work in a collaborative environment.

N300,000 - N350,000 Monthly.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the Job position as the subject of the mail.

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