Systems Specialist - Pretoria, South Africa - IOCO

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    iOCO Infrastructure Services Invites You to Explore Possibilities.

    We are seeking a Systems Specialist (Active Directory) to join our team in Pretoria. As a Systems Specialist (Active Directory) you'll be responsible for managing and supporting the Active Directory (AD)/Exchange/O365 platforms and related components.

    What you'll do:

    • Performing the addition and removal of domain and/or domain controllers in accordance with instructions given.
    • Maintaining the password policy within the AD and Provide domain name server services.
    • Create and maintain CI structures and schemas, quota management, including the creation, change and deletion of End User accounts, End User groups, End
    • User profiles, End User access passwords, rights and privileges, and applicable security administrative tasks (including logical security controls) through a high level of automation.
    • Ensure Windows time synchronization and Manage DFS, share creation and administration.
    • Provide DHCP Services and Manage, create, and configure the DHCP scope.
    • DNS Management: Perform DNS forwarders and root hints, aging and scavenging, record creation and modification, and perform DNS name resolution.
    • Perform AD Integrated DNS In-Scope Country creation and modification.
    • Manage and maintain manual DNS entries.
    • Account creation, including adding new End Users, groups and resources to the Active Directory and domain joined IT Equipment.
    • Account modification, including modifying existing End Users, groups and resources on the Active Directory and domain joined IT equipment.
    • Account deletion, including deleting existing End User accounts, groups and resources from the Active Directory and domain joined IT equipment.
    • Password resets, including reset passwords for End Users on all domain joined IT equipment and Active Directory.
    • Group Policy Management: Perform Group Policy creation, testing, modification and deletion of End User directories, profiles, login scripts and Group Policy Objects (GPO).
    • Conduct Daily Health Check Report of all domain controllers due by 9am.
    • Report on server account management pertaining to new, move, change, delete in accordance with standard naming convention.
    • Plan and configure a Microsoft Teams environment
    • Manage chat, teams, channels, and apps
    • Manage calling and meetings
    • Monitor and troubleshoot a Microsoft Teams environment
    • Manage organizational settings and resources
    • Plan and manage the mail transport architecture
    • Plan and implement a hybrid configuration and migration
    • Secure the messaging environment
    • Solid knowledge of SSL including troubleshooting and remediation

    Your expertise:

    • 8+ Years AD and Exchange/O365 experience
      8+ Years IT Experience

    Qualifications required:

    • A+, N+
    • ITIL Foundation V3/4
    • Microsoft 365 Certifications
    • Cloud Technology Certifications (preferably AZURE)
    • Technical IT Qualification

    Other information applicable to the opportunity:

    • Permanent Position
    • Location: Onsite at Lynnwood, Pretoria
    • Physical Demands: Normal physical demands can be expected of the job, including bending, sitting, lifting
    • Travel: Own vehicle, travelling might be required

    Why work for us?

    If the daily grind makes you wonder if there's more to life than work, get ready to discover a professional journey that embraces excellence without compromise.

    You've arrived at iOCO Infrastructure Services (iOCO IS), where we are all about delivering outstanding client experiences through sustainable, innovative IT infrastructure solutions that tackle business challenges head-on. Here you get to partner with clients, helping them conquer their business Goliaths while they focus on scaling their empires.

    At our core, we're challengers, disruptors, and innovators. We're a community of skilled professionals with an ambitious spirit dedicated to providing for our clients while finding joy in the process. Our clients are at the heart of everything we do. Their satisfaction fuels our fire and propels us forward. We're talking about brainstorming sessions that sound like TED talks and spontaneous celebrations for achievements, big and small.