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  • Posted: Aug 29, 2016
    Deadline: Not specified
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    MainOne is a leading provider of innovative telecom services and network solutions for businesses in West Africa. Our world-class infrastructure enhances the productivity and profitability of our customers. Since its launch in 2010, MainOne has developed a reputation for highly reliable services to become the preferred provider of wholesale Internet service...
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    System Engineer (Storage & Virtualization)


    • Responsible for design, installation, setup, and administration of current and future storage systems in a 24x7x365 environment  
    • Work with team members including infrastructure engineers, data base administrators, software development engineers and business liaisons to obtain data and storage requirements and deliver solutions  
    • Responsible for tape backup / archive storage configuration and maintenance in a SAN environment.  
    • Capacity planning and implementation of SAN infrastructure  
    • Performance monitoring, troubleshooting proactive support analysis  
    • Manage and support Tape Library system in a SAN environment  
    • Support VMware infrastructure.
    • Use and support of data enterprise backup systems.
    • Work with infrastructure owners to test and verify data archives.
    • Schedule backup jobs based on documented procedures and schedules.  
    • Develop refine backup procedures and policy.  
    • Day-to-day proactive monitoring, including monitoring error logs, database and log space, user activity, and resource utilization.
    • Creating scripts to automate database maintenance procedures and generate system reports.  
    • Create scripts to automate system administration duties.
    • Creating and implementing best practices guidelines and policies.
    • Capacity planning of MainOne’s Server, Storage and Backup Servers.  
    • Schedule backup jobs based on documented procedures and schedules.  
    • Develop refine backup procedures and policy.


    • Minimum BSc. Degree in Computer Science or in a related discipline.
    • Minimum of 5 years' experience in Storage and Backup Solutions
    • Certifications in VMware, EMC and other Virtualization/Storage/Back up Technology Required
    • Certification in MS SQL desired


    • Process driven, with strong analytical and planning skills.
    • Technical & Professional proficiency.
    • Strong coaching and team leadership skills.
    • Very good problem solving skills.
    • Excellent customer service orientation.
    • Vendor relationship and negotiating skills.
    • Business communication and project management skills.
    • Ability to communicate effectively with relevant areas of the business.
    • Knowledge of and experience with: Information systems, Unix/Linux, Windows AD, ERPs, LANS/WANS; Windows Server Environment, Microsoft SQL Server; Microsoft Exchange; Oracle; software development languages; backup systems.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Main One Cable on to apply
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