System Administrator required for a FinTech company based in Fourways

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensuring continuous status tracking of progress through Jira (or the applicable management tool utilised and mandated by the company) on a daily basis
  • Train and guide staff hardware and software usage
  • Maintain and resolve issues on LAN/WAN, VoIP telephone, Biometric, Video systems and other computing equipment.
  • Assist in technical upgrading and maintaining of entire organizations systems.
  • Maintain passwords, data integrity and file system security for computing environment.
  • Assist staff with installation, configuration and ongoing usability of desktops, laptops, peripheral equipment and software complying with given standards and guidelines.
  • Improves operations by recommending changes in existing systems, policies and procedures based on understanding and analysis of existing systems
  • Support in testing and deployment of new applications and systems.
  • Continual learning and implementation of tools and systems as requested by IT management
  • Implements security measures, special software and tools
  • Ensure backups are correctly configured to ensure the organization does not suffer data loss
  • Assist in the updating and maintenance of computer inventory and surplus equipment with junior staff
  • Assist in the identification and repair of hardware and network connectivity issues with junior staff
  • Ensuring that all organizational environments are available for development, staging and production as and when required within reasonable time frames provided by management or leadership roles.
  • Perform independently with minimal supervision and work with others developing trusting relationships


  • Grade 12, relevant post-matric qualification advantageous
  • 3+ years experience on Desktop hardware, server hardware, Networking and related software
  • A broad knowledge in Computer Networking, Server Applications and Operating Systems
  • A systematic approach in general IT fault finding
  • Valid drivers licence and own transport

Salary is up to R264,000 pa depending on experience.

We offer flexible shifts to cater for traffic, the opportunity to work from home, 20 days annual leave which increases over time and many other perks.

For more information on the position, please PM me.