Specialist Systems, Systèmes spécialisés, Douala, MTN Cameroon

Specialist Systems, Systèmes spécialisés, Douala, MTN Cameroon

Role Responsibilities/ Responsabilités du rôle

Mission/ Core purpose of the Job: (Short description):

  • Ensure the planning, commissioning (installation & configuration), 24/7 normal operation and maintenance, upgrade and decommissioning of MTN Cameroon IT Infrastructure systems (Hardware: Servers/Storage/Tape library – Software: Operating Systems, internal communications & productivity solutions).

Operational Delivery:

  • Designs system architecture for new applications
  • Develops, implements, maintains and updates best practices for systems operations and maintenance
  • Develops, implements, maintains and updates best practices for storage area network operations and maintenance
  • Provides hardware, operating systems and connectivity support in keeping with defined best practices
  • Operates and maintains the Systems (UNIX / WINDOWS servers) architecture
  • Operates and maintains the Storage Area Network (SAN) architecture
  • Manages Service Level Agreements contracted with main suppliers/vendors (Microsoft, Sun, HP, McAfee, etc.)
  • Provides technical support to analysts responsible for layered software products on the systems platform
  • Tests and maintains disaster recovery and business continuity plans
  • Prepares technical reports on the operation of systems
  • Develops and maintains processes to automate tasks and reports of business systems
  • Configures and tests systems to conform to layered products requirements
  • Plans systems performance & capacity upgrade
  • Participates in resolving issues that affect both network communications and systems platforms (reliability, security, performance…)
  • Documents, implements and updates policies, procedures and contingency plans
  • Identifies and addresses security risks to data, software and hardware

Key Performance Indicators – Indicators of success (Tactical):

  • ITSM Scorecards/KPIs
  • IT Security and Governance scorecards
  • Periodic review contracted SLA with 3rd parties (weekly, monthly, quarterly)


  • Minimum of first degree in computer science, computer engineering or relevant field
  • Fluent in French and English


  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience administering UNIX/Windows Systems in a large networked environment
  • Experience in supervising others is an advantage
  • Experience working in a medium organization


  • Proprietary Operating Systems administration (Red Hat Linux, Microsoft Windows, Oracle SUN, VMware…)
  • System Administration
  • Windows Systems, Network and Security Administration
  • Storage Systems Administration
  • Virtualization & Consolidation

Skills/ competencies:

  • Analytical Thinker
  • Problem Solver
  • Operational Value Creator
  • Culture and Change Champion
  • Supportive People Manager
  • Relationship Manager
  • Results Achiever
  • Operationally Astute
  • Innovation and self-leaner

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