GEMS Job Openings – ICT Application Administrator

Website Government Employees Medical Scheme - GEMS

Job Description:

The position of ICT Application Administrator is vacant. The ICT Application Administrator will report directly to the Senior Systems Engineer and forms part of the ICT division. The position is based at GEMS Head Office, Pretoria.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide inputs to the design, deployment, implementation and maintenance of Cloud and Office 365 environment, particularly services affecting emailing.
  • Collaborate with ICT management leaders and your colleagues to assess near- and long-term applications capacity needs particularly emailing services.
  • Oversee new and existing deployment of email technologies upgrades.
  • Create and maintain documentation as it relates to applications configuration, processes, and service.
  • Conduct research on applications technologies, products, and services, protocols, and standards particularly emailing services to remain abreast of developments in the cloud trends industry.
  • Provide the applications technical security inputs to combat any ICT security threats.
  • Provide applications and email server risks mitigation plans.

Job Requirements:

  • Skilled at working within a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
  • Strong customer-service orientation.
  • Have an understanding of medical schemes industry.
  • National Diploma/Advanced Certificates (NQL 6) in the field of computer science or Information and Communication Technology (ICT) with 1 –
  • 2 Years Managerial and 2-3 years functional work experience.
  • Adept at reading, writing, and interpreting technical documentation and procedure manuals.
  • Willing to work outside normal business hours when required and to travel where required to perform work duties.
  • 1 – 2 Years Managerial and 2-3 years functional work experience.
  • Certifications in: Office 365, Microsoft Exchange required, ITIL , Mimecast , Microsoft AX and CRM and Microsoft SharePoint will be advantageous, Microsoft Azure fundamental added as advantageous
  • Strong interpersonal and oral communication skills.

Job Details:

Company: Government Employees Medical Scheme – GEMS

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Pretoria

Application Deadline: N/A


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