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IT Networks Administrator - Lusaka, Zambia

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #11502
Job Location Lusaka, Zambia
Company Type Logistics and Transport
Job Role IT Networks Administrator
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable Depending on Candidate

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Middle Management
Years of Experience 3
Residence Location Lusaka, Zambia
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Zambian National or Resident

Job Description

  • Job Status: Closed

Our Client is looking for an IT Networks Administrator to join their team.
This position reports directly to the Senior Manager – Information Systems

Responsibilities and Duties Include but are not Subject to:
Monitor and Support all IT Networks
Report to Senior Manager – Information Systems
Understand the business to become force proposal
Participate in the MIS budget preparations
Plan, organize and assign tasks to the MIS team to ensure smooth running of operations (Production follow-up, Hotline, Administration, Management)
Manage IT Hardware resources (see inventory and capacity planning in deliverables here after)
Manage MIS projects/major change in the state of the art: express of needs from users, planning of implementation (priorities), specifications book, tender, supplier choice, acceptance letter
Ensure continuity of service for Infrastructure (IT computer room, power feeding, data and electrical cabling, telecommunications) Systems (Windows (including email)) hardware and software administration Business applications
Must be the custodian of the group norms and policies respect: Use only Business applications/MIS services compliant with organisations IT catalog to address users needs
Ensure a ITIL MIS support process (single point of contact for hotline, GLPI ticketing, troubleshooting, logs analyze, reporting, Centreon monitoring) for users in the country and eventually for smaller countries under responsabilities
Ensure production follow-up on a daily, weekly, monthly basis
Ensure data backups (local archiving and external archiving)
Ensure systems backups
Apply organisations TL security policies regarding physical accesses (secured computer room, switching, WiFi, Internet via firewall), implementation of Symantec Endpoint antivirus and users rights over systems and businesses application
Communication: Main point of contact on all MIS-related matters (except daily hotline) for operational people
Communicate with governmental institutions like Revenue Authority or Ports Authority and comply with government regulations (including copyright laws)
Techno watch, anticipate new technologies
MIS deliverables: Production follow-up file (data backup, system, network telecom, infrastructure). Frequency = DAILY, WEEKLY, MONTHLY
IT Hardware resources management:
Hardware inventory (including IT contracts). Frequency = DAILY, WEEKLY, MONTHLY
Global MIS management:
MIS Action plan update. Frequency = MONTHLY
MIS budget construction (pre-budget by end of July, budget by mid-September). Frequency = YEARLY

Key Skills
ITIL foundations certified
Strong knowledge in Microsoft Active Directory environment
Knowledge in network/telecom (Cisco certifications appreciated)
knowledge in Windows Server Environment

  • Job Role: IT Networks Administrator
  • Industry: IT / Telecommunications
  • Salary: Negotiable Depending on Candidate

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Degree in Information Technology or Computer Science

Additional Requirements

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