Job title

Junior Systems Administrator 

Reports to

Head of ICT

Direct reports


Overall purpose of the position

The Junior System Administrator is responsible for effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware and software. 


Manage and monitor all installed systems and all IT infrastructure including network, telephony and electrical.


Deliver day-to-day IT and desktop support via telephone, email, remotely or on-site


Responsible for various systems setup, maintenance and troubleshooting


Ensure that the overall IT infrastructure is working efficiently and according to strict quality and security standards


Support roll-outs of new applications and at times involved in testing


Manage systems and applications backups


Prioritise and manage multiple open cases 

Education & Experience

Bachelor's degree/ Diploma in IT or IT certifications

Knowledge in MS Windows Server Administration is required


Knowledge of networking and basic troubleshooting is required 


Knowledge of VMware virtualisation platform, scripting and apache administration would be considered an asset


Problem analysis and solution skills


Passion for automation 


Security awareness


Time management, task planning and prioritising


Very good written and verbal communication