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Wakanow Recruitment is to fill the position below:

Job Title: IT System Administrator
Location: Lagos

Job Objective

  • IT system administrator is responsible for system performance, design, and reliability and the security and optimization of computer systems.


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  • Installing, configuring, and maintaining computer systems, servers, networks, and associated hardware and software.
  • Managing and monitoring system performance, troubleshooting issues, and ensuring system availability and reliability.
  • Performing regular system backups and data recovery operations to ensure data integrity and minimize downtime.
  • Administering user accounts, permissions, and access controls to ensure proper security and data protection.
  • Managing and maintaining Active Directory services, including user authentication, group policies, and domain administration.
  • Monitoring and managing network infrastructure, including routers, switches, firewalls, and VPNs.
  • Collaborating with other IT teams and departments to support and troubleshoot system-related issues.
  • Identifying and implementing system improvements, upgrades, and patches to enhance performance and security.
  • Evaluating and recommending hardware and software solutions to meet business needs and system requirements.
  • Maintaining system documentation, including configuration details, procedures, and policies.
  • Conducting system audits and security assessments to identify vulnerabilities and ensure compliance with industry standards.
  • Assisting in planning and executing disaster recovery and business continuity plans.
  • Managing and maintaining software licensing and ensuring compliance with license agreements.
  • Providing technical support and assistance to end-users, troubleshooting hardware and software issues. Tier 3 support
  • Staying up-to-date with emerging technologies, industry trends, and best practices in systems administration
  • Designing, implementing, and managing cloud-based systems and infrastructure.
  • Managing and monitoring cloud-based services, such as virtual machines, databases, and storage.
  • Configuring and maintaining cloud security measures, including firewalls, access controls, and encryption


  • Proficiency in operating systems like Windows Server, Linux, or Unix.
  • Knowledge of virtualization technologies such as VMware or Hyper-V.
  • Familiarity with network protocols, TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, and routing.
  • Experience with administering and managing Active Directory and group policies.
  • Understanding of cloud computing concepts and experience with cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud.
  • Knowledge of backup and recovery solutions.
  • Familiarity with scripting languages like PowerShell or Python.


Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

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