[Clug-work] CSAG IT Administrator

Stefano Rivera stefano at clug.org.za
Thu Dec 10 23:30:30 SAST 2009

= Forwarded UCT Job Announcement =

*CSAG IT Administrator*

*Fixed term contract position*

The Climate Systems Analysis Group (CSAG) of the Department of 
Environmental and Geographical Science at the University of Cape Town is 
seeking to appoint an IT administrator on a fixed term contract for a 
period of 12 months.

The appointee would ideally have an undergraduate or higher degree, at 
lest 2 years experience, be self motivated and able to work with 
initiative, and familiar with academic research environments. 
Additionally applicants should have strong interpersonal skills and be 
able to work in a team environment. Optimally the candidate would be 
available for immediate appointment or as soon as possibly in 2010.

The position carries responsibilities for implementing a development 
program of the CSAG IT infrastructure, including reorganization of 
servers, virtualization of applications, cluster computing management 
systems, and the student computing lab.

In addition, the appointee will oversee and mentor the skill development 
of a junior IT-administrator through on-the-job training to equip that 
person to manage and maintain the IT-infrastructure after the contract 
period is completed.

A job description is available on request. Salary is negotiable 
dependent on applicant’s skills and experience.

Please send: a letter of motivation outlining your experience in 
relation to the job, a maximum four page CV (no certificates), including 
the names, email and telephone details of two referees to Sharon 
Barnard, (Ref: IT09), ENGEO Department, University of Cape Town, 
Rondebosch, 7700 by 16^th of December 2009.

Telephone: +27 21 650 2784; Fax: +27 21 650 5773; Email: 
barnard at csag.uct.ac.za_
Further details are available on request. Please see the CSAG website 
for further information about the research group. Website: 

NB. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

UCT is committed to the pursuit of excellence, diversity and redress. 
Our Employment Equity Policy is available at 

Lisa Coop


Climate Systems Analysis Group (CSAG)
Department of Environmental and Geographical Science
University of Cape Town
South Africa

Tel: (021) 650 2748
Fax: (021) 650 5773 

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