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Systems Engineer

Dar es salaam, Tanzania

We are a growing company looking for an efficient systems engineer to help us expand our computing infrastructure. The systems engineer's responsibilities include working with a team of IT specialists to design, set up and maintain a network of computers, including hardware, software, and system architecture.

Responsibilities

Manage and monitor all installed systems and infrastructure

Install, configure, test and maintain operating systems, application software and system management tools

Proactively ensure the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability

Monitor and test application performance for potential bottlenecks, identify possible solutions, and work with developers to implement those fixes

Maintain security, backup, and redundancy strategies

Participate in the design of information and operational support systems

Provide 2nd and 3rd level support

Liaise with vendors and other IT personnel for problem resolution

Requirements

BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject

Minimum of 2 years experience on similar field

Proven working experience in installing, configuring and troubleshooting MS Windows and UNIX /Linux based environments.

Solid experience in the administration and performance tuning of application stacks (e.g.,Tomcat, JBoss, Apache, Ruby, NGINX)

Solid Cloud experience.

Experience with virtualization and containerization (e.g., VMware, Virtual Box)

Experience with monitoring systems

Experience with automation software

Solid networking knowledge (OSI network layers, TCP/IP)

Solid experience on popular Vendors including Microsoft, Cisco, Sophos, HP, M etc

Must Have

Must have Microsoft Certified Professional and Any of below Certification. Engineers with many certifications will have more consideration compared to others

Any Cisco Certification

Any Sophos Certification

Any  AWS Certification

Any ITIL Certification

Any Fortinet Certification

Any CompTIA Certification

Any HP/HPE Certification

Any Security Certification