SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR

An employee in this class is responsible for the installation, support and maintenance of company servers and other computer systems. Plans for and responds to service outages and other problems. Duties may include scripting, light programming, project management for systems-related projects, supervising and/or training computer operators and being the equivalent of a ‘handyman’ for computer problems beyond the knowledge of the technical support staff.

JOB SUMMARY:

An employee in this class is responsible for the installation, support and maintenance of company servers and other computer systems. Plans for and responds to service outages and other problems. Duties may include scripting, light programming, project management for systems-related projects, supervising and/or training computer operators and being the equivalent of a ‘handyman’ for computer problems beyond the knowledge of the technical support staff.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for daily checks of system software;
  • Performs regulated data back-ups;
  • Configuration of all hardware and software systems;
  • Responsible for the documentation of system configurations;
  • Installs and maintains company servers and networks including OSs and NOSs;
  • Responsible for overall network and system security including the upkeep of firewalls and intrusion detection systems;
  • Responsible for system performance tuning;
  • Reports to the Technical Analyst and IT Administrator.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computing, Information Systems, Management or related fields;
  • Technical Certification such as A+, MCSE, Master CIW Administrator, CIW Security Analyst would be an asset;
  • At least two (2) years’ experience in relevant functional fields;
  • Knowledge of operating systems and applications as well as hardware and software troubleshooting;
  • Must be able to quickly and correctly diagnose computer/system related issues;
  • Must understand the behavior of software in order to deploy it and to troubleshoot problems;
  • Knowledge of several programming languages used for scripting or automation of routine tasks;
  • Must have a strong grasp of computer security. This includes not merely deploying software patches but also preventing break-ins and other security problems with preventive measures.

Any comparable combination of training will be considered.

REQUIRED SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE:

Interested persons please send application clearly stating the position of interest, detailed resume, two (2) references and copies of academic certificates to the following address:

The Human Resource Department
Public Transport Service Corporation
Railway Building
#60 South Quay
PORT OF SPAIN
OR
EMAIL 

Close for application on or before:
November 25th 2022