Microsoft Platform Specialist at Dangote Group

The Dangote Group is a diversified and fully integrated conglomerate with interests across a range of sectors in Nigeria and Africa. Current interests include Cement, Sugar, Flour, Salt, Pasta, Beverages, Noodles, Poly Products, Transportation and real estate with new initiatives in the Oil and Gas, Telecommunication, Fertilizer and Steel sector of the economy.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Microsoft Platform SpecialistJob DescriptionYour role will be:Perform all of the Systems Administrator duties and support the integration of new technologies into new and existing systemsDiagnose and resolve complex hardware and software problems involving the application, the operating system, the hardware, and/or the communications infrastructureInstall, connect, configure, troubleshoot, and perform routine maintenance of operating system, software, hardware, third party COTS, and firmware on systems located on multiple networksPerform security patches and upgradesMaintain virtual systems, network switches, and data protection to include backups, data/disaster recovery, and data flowMaintain all system documentation including certification and accreditation documentsAssist in database administrator duties, including maintenance, configuration, back-ups, and troubleshooting/resolving technical issuesProvides Windows Server, Active Directory, VMware, Exchange Server, Office 365, Microsoft Azure, SCCM Tier 2/3 support to group customers in an enterprise environment.Troubleshoot, debug server based application(s) and/or IT infrastructure component(s)Performs occasional after hour tasks, including but not limited to, restarting systems, application upgrades, hardware maintenance, etc.Ensures all necessary documentation to operate and maintain the equipment and/or software is regularly maintained.Performs performance monitoring and provides documentation of issues and recommendations to IT management.Maintain and patch systems, software and applications to eliminate bug fixes, security vulnerabilities and maintain technology currency of systems and applications.Participates in change management processes to include patch compliance which also includes Information Assurance Validation Testing.Candidate should possess strong analytical and decision-making skills with the ability to participate in technical meetings.

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