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Application Administrator HND / BA / BSc Job

2024-06-24 13:54   ICT   Lagos   94 views
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What you’ll do

Measure and optimize system performance, with an eye toward pushing our capabilities forward, getting ahead of customer needs, and innovating to continually improve.
Provide primary operational support and engineering for multiple large, distributed software applications.
Run the production environment by monitoring availability and taking a holistic view of system health.
Automation or elimination of anything repetitive that's also cost-effective to automate or eliminate.
Responsible for change management by partnering with development teams to improve services through rigorous testing and release procedures.
Participate in system design consulting, platform management, and capacity planning.
Responsible for incident management which involves communication with stakeholders and provision of incident reports.


Bachelor’s degree in computer science or other highly technical, scientific discipline & at least 3 - 4 years' experience as an SRE / DevOps Engineer/Application Administrator.
Ability to program (structured and OO) with one or more high level languages, such as Python, Java, C/C++, Ruby, and JavaScript.
Experience with distributed storage technologies like NFS, HDFS, Ceph, S3 as well as dynamic resource management frameworks (Mesos, Kubernetes, Yarn)
Experience with cloud computing technologies such as AWS, Azure and GCP.
Experience with basic database management, Linux and Windows Server OS.
Experience with monitoring tools such as AWS CloudWatch, Grafana, ELK, New Relic
Experience with 24/7 shift-based structures.
A proactive approach to spotting problems, areas for improvement, and performance bottlenecks.
Behavioral competencies required: Attentiveness, Conscientiousness, Dependability, Proactiveness and an analytical/problem solving mindset.
Certifications under any of the cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure, GCP.

Company Description
AppZone is a response to the growing need in emerging markets for financial services accessibility to the masses. The company was formed with a genuine belief in Africa’s latent ability to support the home grown production and delivery of world class IT Software for the enhancement of key s... read moreectors of the budding economy. AppZone started off primarily as a developer of custom e-Banking and payment software for leading commercial Banks in Nigeria. In less than 3 years, AppZone had accumulated a remarkable asset-base of e-payment software products and intellectual property. In a bid to extend existing payment solutions to smaller scale Financial institutions, AppZone observed the absolute dearth of basic IT infrastructure and commenced a 2 year project to develop a world class yet affordable core Banking platform for Microfinance Banks (MFBs) and other small scale retail financial institutions. The culmination of this project saw AppZone in full ownership of an entire integrated suite of IT infrastructure required for the effective functioning of any modern retail Bank. Today AppZone has consolidated these platforms into a shared and entirely managed Banking and payment automation IT infrastructure under the brand BankOne. AppZone was incorporated in July 2006 as Price and Networks Limited and commenced full operations in June 2008 with a knife edged focus on creating a world class organization and defacto provider of IT software for the financial services industry. The young, dynamic and driven co-founders of AppZone decided to bring together their wealth of technical, administrative and entrepreneurial experience as well as key leadership competences to create a winning team comprising the best in brains and character. The end point being to transform the financial services industry in Africa and emerging markets around the globe thereby creating immense value for the respective economies and facilitating their overall growth and development.