System Administrators

The Systems Administrator is responsible for supporting the effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware and software and/or any related infrastructure. Participates in technical research and development to enable continuing innovation within the infrastructure. Ensures that system hardware, operating systems, software systems, and related procedures adhere to organizational functions, enabling employees and departments.

Location: YONDU HQ

Status: For Pooling

# of Positions Available: 1

Job Description
  • Supports the functional testing for critical services as part of monitoring.
  • Supports monthly backup and clean-up of logs.
  • Prepares and generates reports and statistics for live services upon request.
  • Ensures that daily reports and stats (email, webtool, SMS, etc.) are working perfectly.
  • Oversees both Technical Support and Custodian in ensuring the smooth day-to-day operation of the team.
  • Performs daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems, and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs such as backups.
  • Upgrades and configures system software that supports GIS infrastructure applications or Asset Management applications per project or operational needs.
  • Provides third-level support to queries and issues raised by incident management and request fulfillment process.
  • Installs and configures computer hardware operating systems and applications.
  • Troubleshoots system, PABX, and network problems and diagnosing and solving hardware or software faults via remote access or the on-prem dispatch.
  • Ensures that service incident tickets are acknowledged, escalated, and resolved according to Service Level Agreement (SLA). Performs follow-ups until resolution.
  • Supports the roll-out of new applications and evaluating new technology.
  • Performs periodic backup, performance tuning, resource optimization as part of maintenance.
  • Prepares reports and assure that information is readily available.
  • Acts as backup System or Network Administrator for Infra.
  • Supports the technical issues and is accountable for the following systems: Linux, Windows, and Application systems  that  support  Asset  Management;  Responsibilities  on  these  systems  include  SA  engineering and provisioning, operations and support, maintenance and research and development to ensure continual innovation.
  • Other job-related activities that may be assigned from time to time.
Job Qualifications/Requirements
  • Education – At least graduate with a Bachelor’s Degree in IT, Computer Science, Engineering or any related course.
  • Related Work Experience – At least 5 years of working experience in system administration in Linux and Windows Environment or in a similar role.
    • Database Creation and Management such as a Hardware Inventory Library.
    • Advanced knowledge of system vulnerabilities and security issues.
    • Cisco, Microsoft, VMware, and other certifications a strong plus.
  • Knowledge –  Knowledgeable in the following:
    • IT Service Operations or IT Service Management
    • Complex system configuration.
    • Networking Configuration.
    • Systems Administration/System Engineer certification in Unix and Microsoft.
    • Implementation of Automated Proactive and Reactive Monitoring Tools.
    • Operating Systems – Windows, Linux - Cloud and Non-Cloud Virtualization – eg. VMWare, AWS, Azure, Rackspace, etc.
    • IT Access and Network Security.
    • Server Management.
    • System and network infrastructure, design, installation, and deployment.
    • OS: CentOS, RedHat, Ubuntu, Windows Server.
    • Knowledgeable in Unix/Linux shell scripting and basic PHP programming
    • Linux Services: Apache/NginX/Database/PHP
    • Windows Services: AD, DHCP, DNS.
    • Knowledgeable in Telco Value Added Services and SMS Protocol is a plus.
    • Familiarity with AWS (Amazon web services).
  • Skills:
    • Must have sound problem resolution, judgment, and decision-making.
    • Must have above-average communication skills.
    • Must have excellent customer service.
    • Must have strong interpersonal and organizational skills.
    • Ability to work with minimum supervision and able to provide guidance to new team members
    • Must be adept to work in a fast-paced environment with tight SLAs.