Windows/Linux Systems Engineer

Remuneration:Negotiable depending on experience 
Location:Johannesburg, Woodmead, Sandton
Education level:Degree
Job level:Mid/Senior
Company:Verpakt Management Services

Job description

  • Linux Server Administration (Centos, Ubuntu and Debian)
  • OTRS and Vicidial applications monitoring, fixing problems and maintenance
  • Weekly MySQL otrs, vicidial and mailscanner database backups
  • Vicidial system image monthly backup
  • Mail server administration (postfix, mailscanner, spam assassin)
  • Webhosting (apache)
  • Database administration (MySQL) - backups, tables repair and optimization
  • Projects – Mail Gateway and OTRS rebuilds and upgrades
  • Creating new user profiles and mailboxes on the network
  • OTRS, IXP, Jarrison and phone system (speed dial and phone codes)
  • Deactivating and removing profiles of exiting employees
  • Planning, testing, and executing upgrades as necessary to maintain support or improve functionality in a high availability environment (including Linux and Windows servers, web servers, certificate authorities, firewalls)
  • Desktop and user support – Windows
  • New PC installations, daily desktop and user support
  • Manages operation of LAN printers and other network devices
  • Monitoring and respond to IT alerts


  • Strong Windows Server troubleshooting skills
  • Strong understanding of networking
  • Strong understanding of general network security, including firewalls, server / sharing permissions
  • General understanding of different internet / networking connections (ADSL, 3G, WiMAX, WiFi, VPN, etc.)
  • All round strong IT knowledge
  • Ability to communicate well with team and customer, both written and verbally
  • Attention to detail

Posted on 13 Nov 13:46

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