Career vacancy for Head, IT Platform Services at Psyntech Limited in Lagos Nigeria 2013

Psyntech Limited  – Our client, a leading provider of infrastructure-based Telecommunications, ISP & IP Telephony, and other Information Technology services here in Nigeria, requires the services of suitably qualified candidates for employment to fill the  position of:

Job Title: Head, IT Platform Services

Location: Lagos
Job Type: Permanent: 6 years in Telecoms/ IT environment
Age: Not more than 35 years


  • Linux administration
  • Analyse and prioritise developments, outline opportunities and ensure a pro-active and innovative approach to our work
  • Enhance BSS/OSS Services
  • Continue strategic approach, innovation and best practices in the use of technology and IT
  • Lead and manage technical team with clear structure and processes for the department
  • Utilise project management methodology and agile software practices, where appropriate, to enhance business communication and to provide user scenarios for developments
  • Oversee out-sourced software development relationships, development and delivery
  • Work with other departments within the organisation to get maximum return.

Required Skills:

  • Knowledge of LANs, WANs, Virtualization, TCP/IP, Routing, SANs, Network design, firewalls, Directory Services, encryption technologies, system monitoring and management.
  • Linux administration
  • Knowledge of best practices for improving and enhancing BSS/OSS services
  • Working knowledge of open source Free side (BSS/OSS) , Free Radius(Triple A) and MySQL (Relational Database Management System)
  • Experience with scripting, installation and migration concepts   in Bash, Perl.
  • Capacity to write scripts for system automation.
  • Ability to document and implement processes to increase efficiency, productivity, reliability and scalability.


Minimum Qualification:

  • A minimum of A Bachelor s degree or equivalent Engineering, Information Technology or Computer Science. Second Class Upper (2.1).
  • Systems Administrative role in Linux environment.

How to Apply:
Qualified and interested candidates should kindly click on the link below and provide the required information.
Click here to apply online



  • Opportunities are very bright and forward looking for successful candidates.
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.


Application Deadline: 7th October 2013