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  • Systems Administrator

    Posted on 25 August, 2017

    As a Systems Administrator you will be working with the technical teams to maintain and expand our ever growing mission critical infrastructure. You will be responsible for helping estimate, provision, automate, and monitor the infrastructure for our applications. As part of this process, you will need to develop risk and threat analyses along with mitigation and response strategies. You will also be asked to deliver monitoring and usage reports.

    ROLE: Systems Administrator
    LOCATION: Cape Town
    START DATE: As soon as possible
    REPORT TO: Head of Professional Services

    ABOUT BETTECH GAMING
    BetTech Gaming’s mission is to give African operators a fully managed betting service. Operators use BetTech Gaming’s end-to-end wagering platform to manage their retail, online and mobile betting businesses. At BetTech we understand the importance of localised service solution for success in the African markets.

    At BetTech we employ proactive and determined people. We have a culture of excellence where each division owner is empowered to run their own unit within the bigger group.

    THE ROLE
    As a Systems Administrator you will be working with the technical teams to maintain and expand our ever growing mission critical infrastructure. You will be responsible for helping estimate, provision, automate, and monitor the infrastructure for our applications. As part of this process, you will need to develop risk and threat analyses along with mitigation and response strategies. You will also be asked to deliver monitoring and usage reports.

    JOB QUALIFICATIONS
    The following minimum education, experience and skills are required to perform the job

    • 4+ years of experience in Systems Administration
    • Proficiency in building Linux systems (CentOS based)
    • Extensive experience working with server virtualization and containerisation (Docker, VMWare, Xen, etc.)
    • Knowledge of TCP/IP fundamentals, including application layer protocols (e.g. DNS, FTP, SMTP, etc.) and firewalls
    • Experience administering application servers, web servers, and databases (Apache, PHP, NGINX, MySQL etc.)
    • Experience configuring, deploying, and supporting at least one networking monitoring tool (NewRelic, Cacti, monit, MRTG, Nagios, PagerDuty etc.)
    • Scripting and programming languages (Bash, Python, etc.)

    The full job spec can be found by clicking here:

    Get in touch by sending your CV and introduction to recruit@bettech.com with ‘Systems Administrator’ in the email subject line.