IT Operational and Infrastructure Manager (311 views)

IT Operational and Infrastructure Manager


Location: Bryanston, JHB

Salary: R900kpa negotiable


Purpose of the Role:

The successful candidate will be expected to engage with clients on a senior strategic level as well as being responsible for day to day IT operations. They will be expected to influence and drive the technical aspects of the customers IT strategy, technology architecture and deliver “bang for buck” in terms of new projects and initiatives.



Relevant Degree or Diploma

Technical Qualifications: MCSE, CCNA/CCNP, CISSP

8-10 years Operational Management experience in an IT environment

Strong Leadership capabilities and Senior management experience

Excellent analytical and technical skills

Solution design skills across multiple platforms

A solid understanding of working with customers to provide IT solutions

Hardware System Architecture and Design, hardware configuration, operating systems & strong firewalling (Sonicwall and linux) and security knowledge with hands on experience.

Solid understanding of TCP/IP networking and security protocols and environments

Solid experience of Windows Active Directory environments and group polices

Strong hands on experience with Cloud hosted servers eg. Gsuite, Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure

Good understanding and experience of Linux and cPanel environments.

Solid experience and understanding of Web hosting.

Good understanding and experience with Redundant systems eg. Backups, UPS, Generators, High availability Firewalls, WAN failover.

Good knowledge and hands on experience of mobile operating systems like IOS and Android

Excellent troubleshooting skills

Affinity for structured business process



Ensuring IT Operations run effectively at all sites

Maintaining high service delivery standards through measurement and effective management

Solution design, costing and presentation to executive level staff.

IT team management

Liaison with senior managers on technical service delivery and projects

Management of infrastructure and hosted environments

Adherence to SLA measurements for system uptime and stability

Active role in enterprise wide technology deployments and business solutions

Disaster Recovery and information security solutions across all sites.

Cloud migration solutions and rollout

Enterprise level LAN and WAN design, rollout and support

Licensing and optimisation

Management of end to end SLA driven user support and technical teams

Business and solutions development

Salary: Negotiable