Job Vacancy For Infrastructure & Network Administrator


• The infrastructure & Network Administrator will be part of the information Technology (IT) team and responsible for the operations of IT infrastructure at all data centres (physical or cloud based) at the Head Office and branch offices

Major Responsibilities

• Work with IT Manager and strategic service partners to design systems architecture, build and deploy at BGSL offices
• Monitors and ensures high quality IT service partner service delivery
• Provides expert infrastructure support to all IT projects
• Significantly contribute to achieving the IT department's strategic objectives and ensure effective solutions are created and implemented to meet business requirements
• Ensure an effective and validated Disaster recovery infrastructure exists for each branch office
• Create a communication plan to ensure all team members are well-informed of architecture standards, implementation guidelines and process expectations
• Act as the lead systems architect at BGSL for all system design and implementation activities
• Work with BI IT to protect all cloud data via effective security, storage, backup/recovery and diasater recovery techniques
• Adhere to audit and compliance expectations and continually seeks to improve system controls and cybersecurity
• Ensures that all implementation initiatives follow established change management policies/ITIL complaint processes
• Maintain up-to-date asset and licensing inventories at head-office and branch offices

Experience (including sector/industry)

• Five years of experience in managing technical and infrastructure services
• Must have proven leadership skills and strategic planning capability
• Must be ITIL certified and certified in Cybersecurity
• Experience with applications and databases a plus
• Must have experience with Disaster Recovery system design and recovery planning
• Experience with enterprise systems monitoring and management tools required

Knowledge, Skills & Competencies

• Ability to work effectively and maintain partnerships with service vendors
• Change management project management persuading and influencing
• Implementation and management of infrastructure platforms or components like Unix, Windows, Storage Technologies, Databases, Middleware, Capacity Management etc
• Proficient in Networking and Communications
• Allocate and manage the resources, support and infrastructure required for any IT projects, products and services
• Knowledge of Public Cloud technologies, e.g AWS

Qualification Required & Experience

• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field

Professional Degree / Certification

• CCNP - Cisco Certified Network Professional
• RHCSA - Red Hat Certified System Administrator
• MCSE - Microsoft Certified system Engineer
• ITIL V3 Foundation
• Fortinet NSE 4-FortOS (An added advantage)

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

All qualified and interested persons should send their cover letter and CV along with a photocopy of educational certificates to:

Closing Date: 26 January, 2024