Premier Appointments is recruiting for a Senior Systems Engineer in Port Elizabeth Minimum requirements: Matric or Grade 12 or NQF4 Information Technology - national diploma or bachelor’s degree (optional) Relevant Information Technology technical qualification ITIL Foundation v3/v4 (optional) Driver’s license minimum code 08 Must be have knowledge of Microsoft Server Environment Must understand VMWare environments. Knowledge/understanding of the following: Microsoft Networking Services (Active Directory, DNS, PKI, DHCP) MS Exchange, Office 365 Mimecast VMware Hyper-V Config Management (SCCM, Altiris) Anti-Virus (MacAfee, Symantec) Hardware: HP, IBM, Lenovo, Dell Duties: Under general supervision, responsible for installation and operational support of Microsoft based infrastructure and related back-end systems Effectively executes all related tasks within the support areas with the focus on SLA management and delivery against these Participation in project planning and implementations Problem solving/resolution Administration of client server environment as well as maintain and support the operating systems. Good sound knowledge of AD and DNS. Good sound knowledge of Microsoft Exchange. Good sound knowledge of Microsoft Infrastructure Design Understand SCCM/WSUS implementation. Monitoring, routine health checks and support of servers (hardware, hypervisors and software) Pro-active support and maintenance of client environment Support and troubleshooting of client environment Setup and configuration of Windows Server OS Maintenance and troubleshooting of Windows Server OS Setup and configuration of VMWare Maintenance and troubleshooting of VMWare Provisioning of virtual servers within VMWare Maintenance and troubleshooting of VMWare virtual servers.