(IT) System Administrator

Thursday, 21 November, 2019
Clever Heads Personnel    
Western Cape  

Position:         (IT) System administrator

Industry:         Established IT company

Salary:            R14000 - 16000 p/m negotiable on experience

Benefits:        Pension, medical aid, cell phone & internet allowance

Type:              Permanent position

Available:      ASAP

CV deadline: 28 November 2019

CV's to: clever200@outlook.com


Send a WORD format CV, NOT a PDF format CV.

CV must contain: ID number, nationality, equity status (e.g. African etc.) languages, address, notice period, current reason for wanting to leave & previous reasons for leaving, current & required salary, references, computer literacy & photo.


  • Send certified Matric certificate, ID copy and highest qualification with application
  • Provide a clear motivation for the position



  • Completed grade 12 (NSC)
  • Relevant IT qualification
  • 2 -3 years Linux and Windows Server experience
  • 1 – 2 years Virtualization experience (Vmware or Proxmox)
  • 2 years+ experience as a System Administrator

Beneficial skills

  • Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
  • CompTIA A+ Technician
  • Network+
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE)


Server support:

  • Linux server services: DHCP, Samba, Iptables, ipsec, PPTP/VPN, Software updates
  • Windows server support: WSUS server & deployment of Windows Server
  • Dell & Supermicro Hardware support: logging calls & overseeing repairs.
  • Monitor resources on Network
  • Provide resources for server deployment for different teams
  • Perform backups & maintain backup scripts

Network support:

  • Assign network access
  • Manage Network devices
  • Monitor bandwidth usage of users
  • Manage Internet resources e.g. Fiber
  • Configure & manage Firewall

Asset Management:

  • Oversee assets & ensuring it is correctly booked (in/out)
  • Provision & audit assets used for POC & SLA kits

Ad hoc duties:       

  • Maintain & monitor mail server
  • Maintain domain & dns records
  • Provide support on Webserver running at Datacenter
  • Provide support & input on internal systems



  • High degree of aptitude in IT environment.
  • Strong customer service orientation.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Good analytical, problem solving and report writing skills.
  • Presentation & communication skills.
  • Strong team orientation.