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Server Analyst Job at GV Alliance Partners Ltd
« on: Nov 07, 2013, 11:31 AM »
Job Title: Server Analyst

Reference: GVA/SA 01

Job Location: Lagos, Nigeria

Recruiter: GV Alliance Partners Ltd / Growth in Value Alliance (GVA) Partners

JOB DESCRIPTION: The successful candidate will be responsible for monitoring, maintaining and managing servers and storage facilities. The candidate will work within the framework of established operating procedures and in close cooperation with internal and external support personnel to provide troubleshooting and maintenance of servers, storages, backup and network systems to assure operational availability within the client’s infrastructure environment.

EXPERIENCE: A minimum of 5 year’s experience on the Server/Storage/Backup system management in a large multi-site enterprise computing environment. Experience operating in a Data Centre or IT Shared Service is an added advantage.

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION: A good bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electronic Engineering or any related discipline.


• Perform enterprise server check-up prior to server deployment to the network.

• Configure and maintain enterprise server systems using industry best practices.

• Monitor server performance and ensure servers are backed up according to business needs.

• Add and remove users, modify rights, and configure servers and operating environments

• Focus on both hardware and software aspects of server/storage/backup systems infrastructure across one or more paltforms to optimize service delivery

• Lead or participate in server/storage/backup related projects.

• Correct technical problems within defined SLAs. Analyze root cause and permanently correct and document incidents

• Conduct server administrative task on target environment

• Develop and maintain scripts required of efficient operation

• Create, improve and revise operating processes as required and document accordingly.

• Provide capacity planning and estimation of hardware requirement

• Recommend and implement appropriate actions to assure server security

• Share ideas and experience with team members and promote teamwork in problem resolution.

• Share best-practices and cross-train other team members in server management skills.

• Other related duties as assigned.


• Good knowledge of HP, Netapp storage, SUN systems.

• Proficiency in scripting.

• Knowledge of Backup/Disaster Recovery best practices.

• Thorough understanding of Windows, Unix, Linux with support experience

• Must be familiar with the administration and patching of AIX/Unix severs.

• Knowledge of RedHat Linux administration

• Experienced with SAN and multipathing

• Experienced with Solaris 9 and 10 administration and patching


• Ability to support a variety of technologies and systems independently, resolve problems and pro-actively communicate solutions.

• Excellent oral and written communication skills.

• Exhibit a thorough approach to quality issues and documentation.

• Good sense of customer orientation and team working

• Strong leadership skills

• Demonstrated desire and ability to effectively learn new technology-committed to continuous learning and development on the job through self-study and formal courses.

How to Apply:

Qualified candidates should apply online or send their applications and CVs in an MsWord format to both and

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Server Analyst Job at GV Alliance Partners Ltd
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