Our Client, Afritop, a leading company in mining and constructions machinery, equipment and spare parts is looking for a Certified Microsoft Engineer. Duties & Responsibilities

  • Administer and maintain Office365, Exchange Online, SharePoint Online, OneDrive and Teams
  • Implement, administer, and maintain Microsoft Windows Servers. Install, configure, and upgrade new and existing Windows servers (physical/virtual) along with others and implement, administer and maintain Microsoft Active Directory Domain and Certificate Services
  • Implement, administer, and support core Microsoft Windows roles and features such as: IIS, Failover Clustering, File and Storage Services, DHCP, DNS and NPS
  • Scripting and automation
  • Implement and assist with Disaster recovery management, procedures, and documentation
  • In-depth knowledge of Microsoft Windows Server architecture design and implementation
  • In-depth knowledge in architecture design and implementation of other Microsoft products such as Active Directory Domain Services
  • Strong knowledge of messaging and collaboration technologies such as Exchange, Exchange Online, Skype for Business and Teams
  • Scripting experience, specifically with PowerShell to automate existing and workloads and routine system admin tasks
  • Strong knowledge of TCP/IP, DHCP, DNS protocols, firewall, load-balancing technologies, and firewalls
  • Strong knowledge of working with load balancing technologies and large-scale server farms
  • Virtual environments knowledge including HyperV and VMWARE


  • Microsoft MS700 Teams Administrator
  • Microsoft MS203 Microsoft 365 Messaging
  • Extensive experience with Microsoft Windows Server (5 to 10 years)
  • Extensive experience with core Microsoft Windows roles and features (5 to 10 years)
  • Extensive experience with Microsoft Active Directory Domain and Certificate Services (5 to 10 years)
  • Extensive experience with Office 365 (5 to 10 years)
  • Extensive experience with various email systems such as Exchange Online, Exchange 2010 and 2016 (5 to 10 years)
  • Extensive experience with corporate messaging systems such as Lync, Skype for Business and MS Teams (5 to 10 years)
  • Extensive experience with email security and hygiene systems such as Mimecast (5 to 10 years)
  • Proven history of incident response, diagnostic activities, Root Cause Analysis (RCA), Corrective Action Plans, and advanced – troubleshooting (5 to 10 years)
  • Experience in documenting environment and processes (3 to 5 years)


  • B degree OR relevant technology advanced diploma at NQF level 7
    • Minimum 8 – 10 years in senior technical specialist role
    • Minimum 5 years Microsoft technology and solutions design experience
    • Industry Certification: MCSE (Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer): Infrastructure Engineer
    • Microsoft 365 Certified: Microsoft Enterprise Administrator Expert
    • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
    • Microsoft Exchange Certification
    • Azure Certified Administrator
    • Azure Certified Architect
    • O365 Administrator
    • ITIL v.3 or 4
    • COBIT

Technical Skills

  • Mcse: 2 to 3 years
  • Vmware: 7 to 8 years
  • Exchange: 7 to 8 years
  • Microsoft windows server: 7 to 8 years
  • Powershell: 7 to 8 years
  • Hyperv: 7 to 8 years
  • Mimecast administration: 7 to 8 years
  • Rca: 7 to 8 years
  • Microsoft active directory domain: 7 to 8 years

Desired Skills:

  • Certified
  • Microsoft
  • Engineer

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