ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: SYSTEM CENTRE CONFIGURATIONS MANAGER (ADMINISTRATOR)

  • Reference Number : REFS/008574
  • Directorate : Operations (ICT)
  • Number of Posts : 1
  • Package : R 376 596.00 per annum (plus benefits)
  • Enquiries : Ms. P. Makotwane (011) 689 8898

Requirements :

Matric/Grade 12 plus a SAQA recognized NQF 6 qualification in ICT. 2-3 years’ experience as a SCCM Administrator is a requirement. Well versed in Microsoft Systems Centre Management offerings, Windows Server Operating System and client operating systems, with an in-depth knowledge of networking, powershell scripting and SQL Queries. Understands organizational security requirements and knows how to implement security within Microsoft Systems Centre Management, SQL Server and WBEM. Has an in-depth knowledge of SCCM software release mechanism and workstation/server configurations. Understanding of network and desktop connectivity issues. An understanding of third-party management tool(s) is vital.

Duties :

Installation and configuration of the primary site server for the: Discovery and installation of SCCM client systems within the E-GOV and GPG. Collection of Hardware and Software inventory. Distribution and removal of Software to and from client computers within the E-GOV and GPG. Configuration, installation and use of tools for remote diagnosis and support of client computers within the E-GOV and GPG. The on-going management, administration, and troubleshooting of the SCCM range of services features. Tracks, monitors and deletes SCCM events and status messages and escalates problems to the site trouble-shooter. Performs the day to day management tasks required to keep Systems Management Server running. Adds and removes members from collections, defines new collections. Creates and distributes packages and advertisements. Creates and runs management reports and queries. Responsible for setting SCCM security options, defining appropriate Windows NT groups and user accounts, changing the password of system accounts and for creating MMC consoles. Prototypes packages and advertisements using the standard PC configuration and delivers working models to advertisement automation tester (QA). Designs testing strategy for software packages that need to be released into the infrastructure. Creates test plans to validate the integrity of the work of the software automation developer. Builds test scripts and documents results and provides them to the software automation developer and management. Manages the bug-tracking process. Ensures that only tested software packages are delivered to site operators for deployment to client workstations. To be the authoritative source for SCCM information and skills transfer at the GCR. To provide the Configuration Manager with current hardware and software inventory information. To provide the Release Manager with current firmware and software version/release information.

Notes :

It is the department’s intention to promote equity through the filling of all numeric targets as contained in the Employment Equity Plan. To facilitate this process successfully, an indication of race, gender and disability status is required.

APPLICATIONS:

Applications must be submitted on form z83, obtainable from any Public Service Department or on the internet at www.dpsa.gov.za/documents. All applications should be delivered to: Gauteng Department of e-Government, Imbumba House, 75 Fox Street, Marshalltown, 2107/ P/Bag x112, Marshalltown, 2107 or Applicants can apply online via the Disability Connect website or at http://professionaljobcentre.gpg.gov.za/ Applications must be submitted on form Z83 (obtainable from any Public Service department) and must be completed in full and page 2 duly signed. Clear indication of the post and reference number that is being applied for must be indicated on your Z.83. A recent, comprehensive CV, specifying all qualifications and experience, with respective dates and certified copies of qualifications and ID (not older than 6 months) must be attached. General information: Short-listed candidates must be available for interviews at a date and time determine by the Gauteng Department of e-Government. Successful candidates maybe be subjected to competency assessment and must obtain a positive security clearance. Applications received after the closing date as well as those who do not comply with the requirements will not be taken into consideration. If you have not received a response from this institution within three months of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful. The Gauteng Department of e-Government reserves the right to fill or not fill the above-mentioned posts.

Employer : Department of e-Government

Location : Johannesburg

Closing Date : 03-05-2021

Criteria Questions
Do you have Matric/Grade 12 plus a SAQA recognized NQF 6 qualification in ICT?
Do you have 2-3 years’ experience as a SCCM Administrator?

Please Note :

Due to the large number of applications we envisage receiving, applications will not be acknowledged. If you do not receive any response within 3 months, please accept that your application was not successful.

Please note: 

Due to the large number of applications we envisage receiving, applications will not be acknowledged. If you do not receive any response within 3 months, please accept that your application was not successful.

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