In house System Administrator - Jumia (Full time)
Who we are?
Jumia is a leading e-commerce platform in Africa. It is built around a marketplace, Jumia Logistics, and JumiaPay. The marketplace helps millions of consumers and sellers to connect and transact.
Jumia Logistics enables the delivery of millions of packages through our network of local partners. JumiaPay facilitates the payments of online transactions for Jumia's ecosystem.
With over 1 billion people and 500 million internet users in Africa, Jumia believes that e-commerce is making people's lives easier by helping them shop and pay for millions of products at the best prices wherever they live.
E-commerce is also creating new opportunities for SMEs to grow, and job opportunities for a new generation to thrive.
With over 5,000 employees in more than 10 countries in Africa, Jumia is led by top talented leaders offering a great mix of local and international talents and is backed by very high-profile shareholders.
Jumia is committed to creating sustainable impact in Africa. Jumia offers unique opportunities in a vibrant and booming environment, creating new jobs, new skills, and empowering a new generation.
You will have the chance to integrate our in-house System Administration and Network Engineering team that is responsible for developing, monitoring and maintaining our Local Network Infrastructure and Systems on a daily basis.
In-house internal systems and network infrastructure deployment, management and maintenance
Documentation of deployed solutions
Responsibility for security policies deployment
Monitoring solutions’ deployment and analysis on the implemented systems (Icinga, Graylog, Grafana)
Respect and follow the code of conduct, general rules and principles of the company
Fulfill other duties that are necessary for company well-being, safety and security
Required Skills :
Minimum 2 years of hands-on experience as a system administrator in the Linux environment using CentOS / Debian / Ubuntu, Windows Server and related services
Windows Server and related services (AD, GPO, WSUS) and Centralized AV System
Computer Science (BSc CS), Network and System Administration (B. Eng.) or equivalent work experience
Cisco Certified Network Associate certification (CCNA)
Knowledge on DHCP, DNS, Application servers, Internet protocols, Proxy, NGinx, Apache, MySQL
Knowledge of programming languages (Python, Bash, PHP, etc )
Knowledge on Jira / Confluence / Bamboo configuration and management
Knowledge of automation tools and scripts in the area of infrastructure (Ansible)
Fluent in English (mandatory)
Learn new skills with ease
Good interpersonal skills and taste for teamwork
Good analytical thinking, organization and planning
Disaster recovery planning
Proactive and self-motivated with focus on results and deadlines (ability to work under pressure)
What we offer :
A unique experience in an international, entrepreneurial, yet structured environment
An unparalleled personal and professional improvement as our longer-term objective is to train the next generation of leaders for our future internet ventures
The opportunity to be part of a team full of talented people with the best backgrounds.