System Administrator Vacancy at KPMG Professional – Apply Now

KPMG Advisory Services and KPMG Professional Services  – At KPMG, we are committed to working with our clients to cut through complexities of the business world- finding solutions and adding value. KPMG professional services has a  vision to build and sustain our reputation as the best firm to work with by ensuring our people, clients and communities achieve their full potential. 

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Position: System Administrator
Auto req ID: 129044BR
Job Location: Lagos
Function: Infrastructure – Information Technology
Engagement Type: Internship

Required Qualifications at KPMG professional services 
All eligible candidates must:

  • Have a Bachelors Degree in any IT related Course
  • Have a minimum of 5 credits including Mathematics and English at O Level.
  • Have Completed NYSC
  • Not be more than 30 Years old
  • Have a minimum of 5 credits including Mathematics and English at O Level.

Required Skills

  • Deep knowledge of Microsoft windows server technologies
  • Expert knowledge and experience in scripting (PowerShell/batch)
  • Strong knowledge of windows system and patch management via SCCM
  • Expert knowledge in directory services.
  • Strong understanding of administrative support for Microsoft solutions.


  • Experience in shell scripting.
  • Experience with general administration of Unix/Linux platforms: , Oracle Linux, Centos , AIX, RedHat, and Ubuntu.
  • Effective in the use of standard operating system tools and utilities.
  • Perform new  Linux OS and hardware installations, patching and upgrades.
  • Experience in shell scripting.

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Database – SQL:

  • Excellent working knowledge of MS-SQL databases at administration and configuration level
  • Solid acquaintance with windows server, security delegation, SPNs, storage components.
  • Experience in troubleshooting and resolving database issues.
  • Ability to detect and troubleshoot SQL Server related CPU, disk space , memory and other resource contention issues.
  • Knowledge of SQL Server tools (Profiler, configuration manager, management studio etc.)
  • Perform new hardware and Linux OS installations, patching and upgrades
  • Strong knowledge of backups, restores, recovery models, database shrink operations,clustering, database mirroring ,DBCC commands,  and replication.
  • Solid experience in database release management.
  • Good understanding of transact-SQL and stored procedures.

Database – Oracle:

  • Excellent working knowledge of Oracle databases at administration and configuration level.
  • Expert knowledge of RAC, replication and database shell scripting.
  • Good knowledge of ORA errors.
  • Exposure to system management tools like  Grid control, Cloud Control, Oracle Enterprise Manager,.etc
  • Must have comprehensive and expert knowledge of Oracle database architecture and software products,
  • detailed knowledge of Oracle internals and database recovery techniques.
  • Exposure and experience in upgrading/patching of oracle databases.

Functional Skills:

  • Good time management skills.
  • Excellent presentation skills.
  • Excellent documentation skills
  • Ability to work with team members.
  • Good project management skills
  • Strong service attitude and a commitment to quality.
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills to effectively interact with personnel, vendors, and other technical teams to isolate and resolve issues.
  • Ability to work under pressure with demanding timelines.

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  • Strong knowledge of Core Cisco Nexus platform configuration.
  • Extensive knowledge of implementing, configuring and managing Cisco LAN/WAN/Wi-Fi technologies across the network infrastructure.
  • Strong knowledge of Core Cisco Nexus platform configuration.
  • Deep and substantial operational experience with enterprise routers and switches (experience with Cisco required).
  • Extensive knowledge of the OSI Layer and TCP/IP.
  • Experience in IOS and hardware upgrades.
  • Knowledge of central administration tool such as Cisco Prime.

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