Multi-skilled IT Administrator

Serial No: 11742
Skills keywords: MCSE, windows 7 configuring
Current location:  Limpopo, South Africa - View on map
Nationality: South African
Spoken languages: Afrikaans, english

IT Administrator (Feb. 2012 – Present)
BB Group, Polokwane, South Africa
• Install new / rebuild existing servers and configure hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories, storage, etc. in accordance with standards and project/operational requirements.
• Research and recommend innovative, and where possible automated approaches for system administration tasks; identifies approaches that leverage our resources and provide economies of scale.
• Performs daily system monitoring, verifies the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviews system and application logs, and verifies completion of scheduled jobs such as backups.
• Performs daily backup operations, ensuring all required file systems and system data are successfully backed up to the appropriate media, recovery tapes or disks are created, and media is recycled and sent off site as necessary.

IT Technician (Aug. 2010 – Jan. 2012)
Burika IT, Polokwane, South Africa
• Performed installations, maintenance and repair work on all computer related equipment.
• Monitored and maintained technology for maximum access, which includes:
– Connecting and setting up hardware
– Installing work stations
– Loading all necessary software
– Provided network access and connectivity to the staff
– Ensured that lock out programs are installed
– Troubleshoot all issues in a timely manner
– Maintained IP addresses and a list of necessary maintenance and repairs
– Researched both current and potential services and resources
– Made recommendations about the purchase of resources
– Identified and prepared hardware for safe disposal
– Ensured hardware is secured and stripped before disposal

IT Technician (May 2007 – Feb. 2008)
FJ Computers, Polokwane, South Africa

IT Technician (Mar. 2007 – Apr. 2007)
Itelitech, Polokwane, South Africa

Education And Qualifications
Hoërskool Noorderland (2005)
Polokwane, South Africa

Courses: Windows 7 Configuring, N+, MCSE (Present)
CTU Training Solutions, South Africa

CompTIA, South Africa
CompTIA A+ Certified -Career ID COMP001008889438