Network Administrator

Network Administrator | Managed People Solutions | Woodmead | Johannesburg
Managed People Solutions
Johannesburg, Gauteng


Posted 10 August 2021 – Closing Date 17 August 2021

Job Details

Job Description

Managed People Solutions is looking to hire a Network Administrator for a very well-known Wine Company’s IT Department based in Woodmead, Johannesburg


  • Design, install and configure internal infrastructure
  • Proactively manage and maintain server, network systems
  • Administer and support core Microsoft Server, Microsoft Hyper-V, VMware and Backup technologies
  • Performs disaster recovery operations
  • Design and implement monitoring, configuration management and reporting functions that will make a hands-off environment
  • Define and document best practices and support procedures
  • Provide after-hours support for Infrastructure related emergencies as well occasional weekend maintenance
  • Maintain inventory and asset configuration documentation of infrastructure environment
  • Assist with hardware, firewall, telecom and software vendor evaluation, recommendation
  • Carry out special tasks at Management’s direction
  • Interact with customers and staff at the technical level, as required
  • Skills and experience required
  • Managing deployments/rollouts
  • Managing server virtualization technologies like VMWare Server/ESX or Microsoft HyperV/Virtual Server
  • Group Policy design and configuration
  • Ability to troubleshoot complex infrastructure issues
  • Responsible for capacity, storage planning


  • Microsoft Certification (MCSE) or equivalent certification in relevant programs desired
  • Advanced knowledge of Windows Server (2012/1016)/desktop Operating Systems (Windows 10)
  • Experience in virtualization technologies like VMWare Server/ESX or Microsoft HyperV/Virtual Server
  • A good understanding of LAN/WAN networking
  • Active Directory/LDAP user and group administration
  • Office 365 experience
  • Experience with scripting and automation tools
  • Knowledge of security, storage, data protection, and disaster recovery protocols

Please do not apply for the position if you do not meet all the requirements

Closing date is 17 August 2021

Should you not receive any feedback within 2 weeks after the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful