Reporting to : Admin Manager
Lead and coordinate information, technology support and related activities.
Identify and evaluate different options and choose the right course of resolving hitches
Provide network configuration and resolve problems with infrastructure support software both at Server and User level.
Maintain functionality of office LAN, internet access rights and printer sharing
Provide support on-site and remotely on both server (Windows server 2008) and user levels (Windows XP, Windows 7 and Machintosh)
Evaluate and install new technologies such as patches, version upgrade, integrated new systems etc
Administer server room to make sure that all systems and all business processes are running effectively
Design, install and test new software releases and systems upgrades
Provide professional guidance during selection and procurement of IT related systems
Back up and recover data against disaster to ensure sustanability
B.Sc in Information Technology or a combination of relevant education and experience; A+ or Network+ certifcate preferred.
Significant experience with network technologies including local-area network (LAN) protocols, wide-area network (WAN) protocols, IP routing and DMS
Very strong Excel and database skills (Access, MySQL, SQL server)
Significant experience with network hardware, including routers, switches and hubs.
High degree of computer literacy, proficiency in IT infrastructure configuration and demonstrated advanced computer skills in Microsoft Office Suite applications required.
Knowledge of other commercial database applications including SQL and experience supporting accounting packages
Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously, set priorities and work independently
Good communication and inter-personal skills
Fluency in English, including speaking, reading and writing.
Willingness and ability to travel within Nigeria and internationally as the need arises