Network Administrator

Posted On: 19 June 2020 Pivot Capital Ltd   Lagos
Reference: N/A Type: Full-Time

Job Description

A network administrator is responsible for keeping an organization's computer network up-to-date and operating as intended. Any company or organization that uses multiple computers or software platforms needs a network admin to coordinate and connect the different systems.


  • Proven experience in a network administrator role

  • Hands-on experience in networking, routing and switching

  • Excellent knowledge of best practices around management, control, and monitoring of server infrastructure

  • Experience with firewalls, Internet VPNs remote implementation, troubleshooting, and problem resolution is desired

  • Ability to set up and configure server hardware

  • Familiarity with backup and recovery software and methodologies

  • Great at organising, prioritising and multitasking

  • Juniper, Cisco, CWNA or BCNE training

  • BSc degree in Computer Science or related field


  • Fully support, configure, maintain and upgrade corporate customers networks and in house servers

  • Install and integrate new server hardware and applications

  • Keep an eye out for needed updates

  • Support and administer third-party applications

  • Ensure network security and connectivity

  • Monitor network performance (availability, utilization, throughput, goodput, and latency) and test for weaknesses

  • Set up user accounts, permissions and passwords

  • Resolve problems reported by end-user

  • Define network policies and procedures

  • Specify system requirements and design solutions

  • Research and make recommendations on server system administration


  • Health insurance

  • Competitive monthly pay



Excellent technical skills


Planning and organisation skills

data; data center; MS Excel; MS Project; WiFi

Interpersonal Skills

Programming skills

Web Development

Data Analysis

image manipulation software

Data Modeling

Instrumental Application Monitoring

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