Systems administrator New Job at Stanbic Bank Tanzania

Systems administrator New Job at Stanbic Bank Tanzania

Systems administrator New Job at Stanbic Bank Tanzania

Systems administrator 

Full Time

Stanbic Bank Tanzania

Job Purpose

The Technology & Operations department is looking for competent individuals with degrees in computer science good experience in technology projects, and a strong background in Linux Operating systems, Java, and other technology systems.

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To fill the position of Systems Administrator, the purpose of the role includes Linux OS administration (installation, configuration, user and file management, patching, upgrade, etc), performing intraday processing, start/end of day activities, month-end activities, general housekeeping, system maintenance activities, backups, restores, report printing starting/stopping servers and other processes to mention a few.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure smooth operations of all processes within production operations
  • Execute Start/End of day processes including month/year End processes and ensure these are completed within agreed times so as to ensure high availability of service to branches and head office departments
  • Print reports and statements and ensure timely distribution to branch networks and other head office departments
  • Monitor and manage user activity in the computer room and test areas.
  • Monitor system, network, and data storage capacity and ensure these are within optimum limits
  • Complete daily/weekly/monthly checklists for all routine process
  • Verify data integrity by executing predefined system checks
  • Conducting routine systems clean ups and another database/file management activities to ensure optimum system performance
  • Call logging on Team Track of after-hours calls, provide resolution and escalate where necessary
  • Monitor ATM server and network activity and advise ATM custodians of any downtime.
  • Collect and compile statistical information on system performance as directed by Team Leader
  • Participation in Business continuity and Disaster recovery tests
  • Assist in maintaining documented (e.g. Disaster Recovery) procedures and run books for the datacentreĀ  in the bank
  • Ensure synchronization/replication of critical systems is maintained for the successful DR tests
  • Participation in key bank projects
  • Participate in project implementations as assigned and ensure completion within set timelines
  • Update project stakeholders about the project progress and provide consistent feedback at agreed intervals
  • Participate in Installation of Hardware and Software as per Group technology Standard
  • Assist in software implementations on the production systems where necessary
  • Provide full support during the implementation of approved changes onto Live, Contingency, and DR servers across all systems.
  • Ensure backups and restores are done in accordance with policy
  • Perform system and data backups in accordance with agreed cycles and ensure that all tapes/storage media are appropriately stored per Group guidelines and standard
  • Ā Ensure replication between production and DR data centers
  • Monitor replication across the two sites
  • Reduction of MTTR
  • Define RPOs in line with the replication strategy
  • Ensure replication, tape/external media backups are in place

Systems administrator New Job at Stanbic Bank Tanzania


  • Degree in Information Technology and Computer Science
  • 1-2years inĀ  Operating systems, data centers, networks, database
  • Experience in IT projects.
  • Strong practical knowledge of operating systems like Linus, and JAVA will be added advantage

Please note: All our recruitment processes comply with the applicable local laws and regulations. Standard Bank South Africa has a Vaccination Policy that requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

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