APM Terminals Apapa, a part of the Lagos port complex, is the largest container facility by capacity of the three serving Lagos, Nigeria’s largest city and business center. It is also the largest container terminal operation in west Africa having doubled container traffic after concession began in 2006, with drastic improved productivity.
IT Specialist is to maintain the security and integrity of all IT systems, utilizing user access controls, virus protection mechanisms, system and network monitoring, performing regular backups, troubleshooting and end users support.
•To a right candidate we offer value and team-based leadership, an open and engaging working environment, and a wide range of international career opportunities.
•Opportunities for personal growth in a dynamic environment.
Establish and maintain network user accounts, user environment, directories and security.
•Create and maintain Technical manuals.
•Monitor and manage disk usage.
•Train users on software and equipment usage.
•Respond to the needs and questions of network users concerning their access to resources on the network and the operation of various software programs.
•Research and evaluate new administration methods.
•Install and test software upgrades.
•Schedule backups and communicate downtime to users.
•Ensure all software is correctly licensed and version up-to-date where applicable
•Participate in the recruitment of staff for the IT Department and ensure that they are adequately trained;
•Manages IT staff ensuring adherence to established procedures, and conformance with departmental standards;
•Monitor and appraise the performance of staff supervised, to ensure
Company expectations are met and that the required follow-up actions are taken;
•Ensure that APMT Apapa Health, Safety & Environment policy and procedures are observed as well as all relevant safety legislation and the provisions of the relevant Government of Nigeria Health and Safety & Environmental Acts
Who we are looking for
•B.Sc. Degree in Information/Communication Technology or science related discipline
•At least 3-5 years of working experience as a systems administrator for a medium to large private sector organization.
•Experience in implementing local area networks.
•Experience in systems integration and administration.
•At least three years of working experience as a systems administrator for a medium to large private sector organization.
•Substantial knowledge about computer hardware configurations for UNIX, Cisco and Oracle environments and Microsoft products.
•Exercising leadership in changing situations that stimulates enthusiasm and encourages development of co-workers.
•Capable of developing strategic plans for an entire activity and establish priorities for the activities of subordinates in order to fulfil these plans.
•Ability to work under pressure with detailed plans and forecasts, anticipate potential resource constraints and diagnose, evaluate and resolve such problems as they occur.
|Last application date: 31 August 2017.|