Server Administrator

Adjiringanor Road, Accra, GhanaRemote
Company: Inngen
Job description

Company Profile:

INNGEN provides remote IT services to clients around the world.

As we work together with some of the world’s most innovative companies at the forefront of business and technology, we help candidates at all levels enhance their skills and potential by recognizing talent and empowering them with new capabilities so that they may go as far as their ambition takes them.

Role Responsibilities:

The successful individual in this role will protect critical information, systems, and assets, build solutions, implement new software and hardware, provide training, and assist in the development of an overall IT strategy.

    • Exhibits comprehensive knowledge of server, storage, and networking technologies    
    • Implement processes for internal operational effectiveness and continuous improvement  
    • Ensure data confidentiality, integrity, and availability  
    • Provide technical guidance to service partners as needed  
    • Work closely with development and security teams to identify gaps and implement solutions to drive improvements in reliability, security, performance, and availability
    • May write code using lower-level and/or higher-level languages
    • Develops and/or modifies systems for use internally
    • Translates/compiles into machine language for use on specific hardware
    • Supports testing, deployment, and maintenance activities
    • Performs a range of assignments and may lead projects within own discipline
    • Applies working knowledge of business and best practices gained through an understanding of key business drivers and recognition of how own area integrates within organization
    • Works within broad guidelines and policies to accomplish objectives and goals
    • Solves moderately complex to complex problems and analyzes possible solutions using technical experience, judgment and precedents
    • Explains complex and/or sensitive information in a straightforward manner
    • Acts as a resource for colleagues, provides guidance to less experienced team members
    • Individual contributor working with limited oversight
    • Performs all other duties as assigned by management

Technical Skills Required:

    • Extensive experience with all aspects of server hardware and related internal and external storage hardware (RAID, Fibre Channel, etc).  
    • In-depth functional knowledge of varying versions of Microsoft & Linux operating systems  
    • Experience with supporting PaaS, IaaS solutions in Azure 
    • Experience with migrating on-premises applications to the cloud is a plus 
    • Experience with Cisco UCS is a plus 
    • Strong knowledge of Active Directory in a multi-domain environment  
    • Experience with PowerShell and PowerCLI  
    • Strong organizational, time management and communication skills
    • Strong technical background and ability to work with engineers, developers, and other key stakeholders 

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