System Administrator, Datacenter IT Jobs – Stanbic Bank

Job Title:        System Administrator, Datacenter
Organisation: Stanbic Bank
Job ID: 18804
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Data Centre Team Leader
About US:
Bank Uganda Limited is a subsidiary of Stanbic Africa Holdings Limited which is
in turn owned by Standard Bank Group Limited (“the Group”), Africa’s leading
banking and financial services group. The Standard Bank Group is the leading
banking group focused on emerging markets. It is the largest African banking
group ranked by assets and earnings. Stanbic Bank Uganda Limited is the largest
bank in Uganda by assets and market capitalization. It offers a full range of
banking services through two business units; Personal and Business Banking
(PBB), and Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB).
Job Summary: The System Administrator, Datacenter will support
the Bank’s through performing the day to day administrative duties of the IT data
centre operations. The incumbent will uphold confidentiality, integrity and
availability of the Information Technology environment.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Ensure a smooth Daily Data Processing on
    Finacle and its Peripheral products
  • Ensure a timely dispatch of Branch Refresh
    and data store Files to branches to start of day before the opening of
  • Ensure submission of returns and daily
    reports to Johannesburg.
  • Ensure system administration /system security
    maintenance activities.
  • Stand in for the supervisor if unavailable
  • Efficient backup management. Ensure that the
    system backups go through on a daily
  • Ensure the restoration and testing of backups
    at the DR site
  • Responsible for the transportation of tapes
    to the DR site (Pre replication project)
  • Ensure proper running of the Disaster
    recovery site.
  • The System Administrator, Datacenter will answer
    all calls into the data centre at all times
  • Ensure timely provision of timely solutions
    to issues raised within issues tracker
  • Attend production meetings during your shift
  • Attend to calls during the time service desk
    team is out of office
  • Attend to Infrastructure issues when the team
    is not in office
  • Ensure compliance to audit requirements
  • In charge of monitoring of systems using the
    ITM tool
Key Performance Indicators: 
  • Manages all data centre systems and
  • Carries out troubleshooting and provision of
    solutions to customers as required.
  • Conduct Daily Data Processing on Finacle Core
    and its peripheral products.
  • Running backups for critical systems
  • Escalate issues to the right people for
  • Proactive monitoring  auctioning of alerts from ITM
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The applicant for the Stanbic Bank System
    Administrator, Datacenter vacancy should hold a Degree in a computer
    -related field.
  • Broad working technical knowledge of
    information technology infrastructure.
  • The applicant must possess advanced knowledge
    in managing relational databases (Oracle)
  • Advanced proficiency in Oracle SQL language
  • Proven ability to interpret complex data into
    meaningful information
  • Finacle core administration skills
  • Good knowledge on the AIX unix environment
  • Programing skills is an added advantage
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good system administration skills
  • Active Directory Skills
  • Demonstrable good track record and integrity.
  • Good understanding of the current state and
    strategic direction of IT Infrastructure.
  • Strong understanding of the business climate
    and technology needs in the global enterprise.
How to Apply:
candidates who wish to join the one of Africa’s biggest Banking Groups,
Standard Bank in the aforementioned capacity are encouraged to Apply Online by
visiting Link below.
Deadline: 11th September 2016

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