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Senior IT System Administrator

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Information technology, software development, data
  • Expert (non-managerial)
  • Full Time
  • Permanent
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Job Summary

A well-established Global Security Firm with operation in Nairobi, Kenya is looking to recruit a passionate & hands-on Senior IT System Administrator. The successful candidate would be tasked with being responsible for design, implementation and support of Key IT infrastructure i.e. Network, Servers and Security Systems. He /she would report directly to the Group IT Manager and contribute to the development of IT Infrastructure strategy based on business requirements and IT trends i.e. Cloud, AI and IoT. Experience in supporting server system (i.e. Cloud, Windows, SQL and VM) is a mandatory requirement for the role.


  1. Ensure that the enterprise IT systems are stable, reliable and performing optimally always.
  2. Install new, rebuild servers and configure hardware, peripherals and databases.
  3. Upgrade and configure system software.
  4. Install and configure all network and security systems.
  5. Secure network by implementing control, monitoring and evaluation.
  6. Perform daily system & security monitoring.
  7. Perform daily backup operations.
  8. Provide Tier III support.
  9. Repair and recover from key network, hardware or software failures.
  10. Maintain data centre environment and monitoring equipment

General Information

Salary rangeNot specified
Additional informationNot specified
Contract type: Permanent
Job type: Full Time
Location: Nairobi
Area of work: Information technology, software development, data
Seniority: Expert (non-managerial)

Job Requirements

Required education: Bachelor's degree
Required relevant work experience: 10 years
Required skills: Information security; System and network security; System administration; ITIL; IT training
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)

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Summit Recruitment &Training

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Summit Recruitment & Search was established in 2009 to address the recruitment, executive search, outsourcing and training needs of companies based in Kenya or wanting to enter the Kenyan, East African, South African and African market. We have a leading proven track record in our field in South Africa, Uganda, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Rwanda, Nigeria, Zambia, Ghana and many other African countries. We are able to advise on market trends, training requirements, prevailing salaries and offer a complete HR Solution where necessary.

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