IT Support Manager (MKT074)

  • Bloemfontein, Bloemfontein, Free State
  • Full-time

Company Description

Kontak Recruitment - Recruitment Agency Johannesburg

www.kontak.co.za

Job Description

IT Support Manager (MKT074)

Bloemfontein

R480 000 – R605 000 per annum

3 Year contract appointment

 

Inherent requirements:

Three (3) year relevant IT qualification.

Five years’ relevant experience of maintaining computer systems with at least three of the five years in a corporate/commercial/industrial environment.

Linux Professional Institute qualification/certification

Required competencies:

Full operational knowledge of MS Windows and Linux, preferably CentOS or other Red Hat versions.

Advanced knowledge of MS Office, MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint and particularly Excel and Access.

Full operational knowledge of relational databases and SQL, preferably MySQL Maria DB

Experience in computer programming and/or scripting language

Willingness to professionally develop self in ISO and GMP guidelines and standards for computer hardware, software and security.

Duties and responsibilities:

Install, configure and manage a new LIMS system together with the developer of the LIMS.

Manage and calibrate the environmental monitoring system of the National Control Laboratory (NCL).

Ensure that all NCL software licenses are up to date.

Establishing qualification and regular testing of backup and security systems as required by international standards.

Facilitate the transition process from Access databases to LIMS to consolidate data management into one system and improve data integrity and security.

Assist staff with hardware and software where necessary.

Install and validate specialist software (e.g., statistical packages) for all relevant IT equipment.

Administer the NCL SharePoint site with respect to library structures and permissions

Implement ISO, GMP and other relevant international guidelines and standards for computer hardware, software and security.

Assume responsibility for all computers and software within the NCL, including those interfaced to instruments and ensure that they comply with international standards for computerized systems.

Ensure that correct and appropriate IT equipment is purchased for the NCL, in accordance to allocated budgets and policies.

Engage in continuous professional development opportunities relevant to the position.

Liaise and correspond with various stakeholders to ensure the efficient and effective execution of operations, tasks and projects where applicable.

 

 

Qualifications

Inherent requirements:

Three (3) year relevant IT qualification.

Five years’ relevant experience of maintaining computer systems with at least three of the five years in a corporate/commercial/industrial environment.

Linux Professional Institute qualification/certification

Additional Information

Preference will be given to EE Candidates

Closes 13th February 2019