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IT Infrastructure Manager – GAIN INVESTMENT SYSTEMS exp & join NEW (LISP) Investment Business. JHB, R850K P/A.

Job Title: IT Infrastructure Manager – GAIN INVESTMENT SYSTEMS exp & join NEW (LISP) Investment Business. JHB, R850K P/A.
Location: Johannesburg
Salary: R850K P/Annum (NEG)
Contact Name: Cara Schickerling
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Job Published: July 18, 2018 10:30

Job Description

Exceptional opportunity for an IT INFRASTRUCTURE MANAGER to GAIN Investment & Asset Management Systems experience by joining this NEW Investment (LISP) Business that has recently been opened by a leading Asset Manager. 
You will have the chance to gain expert insight and knowledge into the Investment, Wealth & Asset Management industry and gain excellent skills on Front, Middle & Back Office Systems. This is a very complex environment & you will need to oversee multiple systems concurrently.
Based in Johannesburg, this IT Infrastructure Manager role is paying R850 p/annum
The Company:
This Asset Manager has worked consistently hard to provide their clients with ingenious, simple Investment Strategies that have not only earned them their clients trust but also market share across Africa. Recently they have established a new LISP Investment Platform Business that is supported by elegant, intelligent technology, continuous processing as well as exceptional leaders that are known for driving through transformation in the industry. 
It is an absolute rarity to join a business in its infancy and be part of its development into the market whilst being supported by an established, stable Financial Services Organisation
The Role:
You will be responsible for putting together IT infrastructure solutions that will assist & drive forward this business efficiently, from managing all 3rd Party Vendors, to providing effective infrastructure architecture that support the environments systems.  You will also be responsible for the installation, administration, maintenance and performance tuning of these systems and applications. 
This is a highly complex environment, so a future-forward, systems-thinking attitude is required, ability to see the bigger picture as well as “think-out the box” approach. 
Relevant Degree/ Diploma.
ITIL & COBIT Qualifications would be preference.
Solid Infrastructure experience – Windows, Linux, VM-Ware etc. 
Back-up & Disaster Recovery experience.
Experience working in a complex environment, working with multiple systems and applications. 
Solid People Management Experience.
Knowledge of/ understanding of Investment Platforms. Understanding of the Investment, Wealth or Asset Management landscape would be a big advantage. 
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