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A highly competent and organized systems administrator with experience of managing server infrastructures and data-center operations across multiple platforms. Possessing a proven ability to assist with the day-to-day running of an IT department and its business IT Systems. Extensive knowledge of monitoring and controlling data security within guidelines to ensure compliance and report on possible improvements. Well mannered, articulate and able to act as point of contact for colleagues and external clients. Looking for a suitable systems administrator position with an exciting, innovative and ambitious company that offers room for progression.

Systems. Extensive knowledge of monitoring and controlling data security within guidelines to ensure compliance and report on possible improvements. Well mannered, articulate and able to act as point of contact for colleagues and external clients. Looking for a suitable systems administrator position with an exciting, innovative and ambitious company that offers room for progression.

Work History

Jul 2012Present

Systems Administrator

The Co-operative Bank Of Kenya

Worked on Windows OS, AIX ,Oracle Linux, Active directory Microsoft Exchange,System Center ,EMC , Comm-vault,VMware and Actifio, to provide the bank with a stable and scalable infrastructure to run its business systems

Jun 2010Jul 2012

Branch Systems Administrator

Upper-hill Branch -The co-operative bank of Kenya

Work on Windows server 2008 windows XP and Bank master to provide support to branch staff in order for them to serve customers effectively and in a timely manner.

Education

20052009

Bsc.Science

Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology

Second Class Honors.

ICT Courses

Windows server 2012 installation and Configuration -Toque IT

Exchange 2010 Installation and Configuration-torque IT

AIX administration- Torque IT

System Center 2012 Configuration manager and System center 2012 operations manager - In house

Tibco SOA administration and Development - Seven Seas Knowledge transfer Center

ACTIFIO administration - Brain shark University (online  ) 

ITIL® Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management

Skills

Windows Systems Administration

Managing network shares & printers.

Monitoring security events.

Applying operating systems updates, patches, and configuration changes.

Application packaging and deployment.

Installing and configuring new hardware and software.

System performance tuning.

Documentation of the environment.

Trouble shooting and research, analyze, and resolve problems effectively.

Setup and management of hyper –v severs and virtual machines.

Active Directory

Active Directory installation and Configuration.

Managing Directory replication.

Setting up and managing DNS servers.

Setting up and managing DHCP servers.

Setting up and managing domain policy.

Users, groups & computer object management.

Creation and management of domain trusts.

Periodical perform simulated restorations and disaster recovery procedures.

VMware

Installation and configuration of ESX server.

Configuring High Availability (HA), DRS.

Configuration of Vmotion, virtual switches and Vlans in Virtual center.

Creation and configuration of backup and alert policies

Server migration physical to Virtual using Hot and cold cloning technology in VMware.

Deploying virtual servers.

Cloning of virtual server.

Trouble shooting and fixing of issues related to VMware.

Periodical perform simulated restorations and disaster recovery procedures.

Exchange

Setting up and managing Microsoft exchange.

Automation and verification of backups.

Setup and manage exchange connectors and message queues.

Periodical perform simulated restorations and disaster recovery procedures.

AIX

Install and configure AIX operating systems and servers. 
Support AIX OS to run various software applications. 
Maintain and upgrade the AIX OS. 
Develop procedures for AIX security and management. 
Update standard policies according to environment changes and audit results. 
Maintain documentation of AIX hardware and software components and user and operator procedures. 
Detect and troubleshoot system operational and functional issues. 

Storage /Backup Admin

Planning and execution of the storage installation.

Manage and monitor storage environment.

Maintain proper backup schedule and Restore and recover data as requested.

Forecast storage growth.

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