To maintain a reliable, secure and efficient data communications network. The ideal candidate will be able to deploy, configure, maintain and monitor all active network equipment in order to ensure smooth network operation.
Key Performance Objectives
Install and integrate new server hardware and applications
Keep an eye out for needed updates
Support and administer third-party applications
Ensure network security and connectivity
Monitor network performance (availability, utilization, throughput, good put, and latency) and test for weaknesses
Set up user accounts, permissions and passwords
Resolve problems reported by end user
Recommend network policies and procedures
Specify system requirements and design solutions
Research and make recommendations on server system administration
BSc degree in Computer Science or related field
Prior training in networking, routing and switching
Excellent knowledge of best practices around management, control, and monitoring of server infrastructure
Experience with firewalls, Internet VPN’s remote implementation, troubleshooting, and problem resolution is desired
Ability to set up and configure server hardwareFamiliarity with backup and recovery software and methodologies
Great at organizing, prioritizing and multitasking
Juniper, Cisco, CWNA or BCNE training would be an advantage but not a necessity
Technical Competencies (List the key technical competencies)
Databases and database servers
Knowledge of windows servers
In some cases, basic knowledge of some scripting languages like Python, Pearl and PHP.
Knowledge of project management and documentation skills.
Planning future IT Solutions
Behavioral Competencies (List the key behavioral competencies)
Network Risk Management
Attention to detail
MultiChoice Botswana provides a multi-channel pay-tv and subscriber management services, it forms part of MultiChoice Africa, operating in 49 African countries including: Kenya, Ghana, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, Namibia, Botswana and Mozambique. The company promotes the creation, showcasing and building up of local African talent. As an African business the organization has brought both social and economic benefits to the communities in which it operates, in terms of access to information and job opportunities.
JOB APPLICATION DETAILS
Closing date and application instructions
Human Resources Executive
Multichoice Botswana (Pty) Ltd
Private Bag 450, Gaborone
E-mail address: BotsEngage@bw.multichoice.com
Closing date for the applications is the 26th May 2019.