JOB | Digital-Out-of-Home Network Manager (JHB)


New Member
Nov 12, 2019
BOO! Surprising Media Solutions is looking for a technical guru to join our team and lead us in developing and maintaining one of the largest, and most impressive, Digital-Out-of-Home (DOOH) networks in South Africa.

We are looking for someone to provide hardware, software and networking management, implementation and support across all our connected digital signage devices in order to ensure efficient operation of our digital media network and sustainable scalability. This person will support our plans for developing content-rich DOOH environments that are highly engaging to our audiences with strong technical know-how and execution.

If you think this is the job for you please send your CV and a motivation letter to

Key Performance Areas:

  • DOOH Network Performance
  • DOOH Network Monitoring
  • Issue Resolution and Technical Support
  • Software Management and Performance
Required Skills and Experience:
  • Strong problem-solving skills – has an analytical mindset and ability to unpack and understand complex problems and come up with suitable solutions
  • Strong technical aptitude – easily learns how to use new software and hardware
  • Strong attention to detail – minimises rework and mistakes through diligent checks and processes that are focussed on automation and scale
  • Good communicator – comfortable with working in a client-facing, fast-paced environment with a solutions-focussed company
  • Strong project management skills – able to proficiently manage own time, multiple stakeholders, multi-tasking, prioritisation and deadlines
  • Excellent oral and written communication
  • Excellent administration skills
Minimum Requirements:
  • Driver’s license (Code 08) with own car
  • Diploma or degree in Computer Science/ BSc Computer Science/BSC Information Technology/Systems, or equivalent experience
  • Desktop support experience
  • Hardware support experience
  • Network support experience
  • Experience with installing Windows Servers and VM-Ware
  • Experience with Microsoft SQL Server, IIS, TCP/IP and Android
  • Digital signage experience would be advantageous
  • Audiovisual (AV) background would be advantageous
  • Software and Hardware Proficiency:
    • MS Office and Office 365
    • Windows 10 and Android
    • Desktop configuration
    • Computer hardware configuration support
    • Windows server
    • Remote support
    • Software support
    • Anti-virus


New Member
Nov 12, 2019
Relevant degree or diploma is also welcome. Is there a qualification that would suggest is better suited to this?