Network Operations Center Engineer

  • Initiate International
  • Cape Town, South Africa
  • May 04, 2020
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Job Description

A gaming company have an exciting job opportunity for a Network Operations Center Engineer to join their team in Cape Town. You will administer the Online Gaming platform and monitor and report on a 24×7 basis. If you have previous experience in a Technical Support or a similar role, this job could be perfect for you!

Your key job responsibilities as the Network Operations Center Engineer in Cape Town will include:

  • 24×7 proactive monitoring and support of the live and pre-production infrastructure
  • Investigate and react to any live issues that might arise
  • Prepare and take part in the periodic release of new software
  • Act as an escalation point for issues flagged by customer support
  • Partake in the design and implementation of new setups

Requirements for this Network Operations Center Engineer job in Cape Town:

  • Previous experience in a Technical Support or similar role
  • Good communicator with a natural aptitude for dealing with people
  • Familiar with Linux-based systems and has basic Linux CLI and sysadmin skills
  • Ability to work harmoniously in a team environment
  • Attentive to detail
  • Work well under pressure, quick to learn and able to deal with a wide range of issues
  • Good analytical skills and able to collate and interpret data from various sources
  • Positive, confident and able to work on own initiative
  • All-rounder with very good general IT Knowledge and Web-N-Tier technologies
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP and Virtualisation technologies
  • Knowledge of Docker/Kubernetes advantageous
  • Monitoring and Alerting (Zabbix/Cacti/Nagios/Grafana)
  • Database Administration Experience (Mysql/MongoDB)
    Log Analysis and faultfind, i.e. Splunk, Kibana, Elasticsearch

If you meet the above requirements for this Network Operations Center Engineer job in Cape Town, we would like to hear from you! Please send your CV through to today! If you do not receive any feedback within 7 days of your application, please be advised that you were not successful in making the shortlist.