Information Technology Engineer - Pattern Matched Technologies

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Pattern Matched Technologies™ (Pty) Ltd as an award-winning WASP (Wireless Application Service Provider), telecommunications, and Fintech development house, is seeking to employ an Information Technology Engineer.

The successful candidate will be joining a team of professionals in a fast-paced environment where they will be a key player with the implementation, deployment, and support of the company infrastructure and networks. The applicant will be required to work in a fast-paced environment with knowledge of various IT technologies.

Pattern Matched Technologies does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Maintaining and optimizing the network

  • Maintain connectivity and network uptime and availability

  • Monitoring and troubleshooting bandwidth and connectivity issues

  • Following change management processes



Maintaining Infrastructure:

  • Troubleshooting operating system issues

  • Reviewing server logs

  • Ensuring Server availability and physical infrastructure maintenance

  • Supporting end-users (macOS, Windows)

Key Roles and Accountabilities:

  • Systems and network implementation and deployment across multiple security levels.

  • Assisting end-users with hardware and application-related queries and issues.

  • Set-up of physical machines for end-users.

  • Perform implementation and maintenance tasks.

  • Capture technical and business requirements; logical and physical design of the solution to ensure appropriate technology is acquired and implemented.

  • Investigate and implement automatization where possible to alleviate day-to-day workloads.

  • Remain informed of new technical developments and cyber trends in the industry.

  • Work with team members, third parties, and clients to define and deploy technology solutions.

  • Standby and after-hours work required.

  • Assist with the creation of documentation such as system design documentation, topology diagrams, and interface specifications.

  • Day-to-day activities of monitoring applications, system and network logs, vulnerabilities, and general server maintenance.

  • Diagnosing, troubleshooting, and resolving technical issues via email, telephone, and remote sessions.

  • Work as part of an on-call rotation providing out-of-hours support

  • Microsoft And Office 365

  • Virtualization Technology / VMware.

  • Strong Familiarity with Linux – CentOS

  • Strong Familiarity with Networking Infrastructure – Switches and Firewalls.

  • AWS skills and certifications are highly desired.

  • Knowledge of SNMP, SMTP, DNS, AD, LAN, and WAN Technologies.




  • 3+ years of working experience as a system, networking, or infrastructure engineer in relevant fields

  • 3+ years of experience with Linux/Unix

  • 3+ years of experience with Networking

  • Cloud Computing/ Containerised environments advantageous

  • Software Tools – Project Tracking Tools, Ticketing System

  • Bash Scripting


  • Possess at least one Engineer level certification in systems, security, networking, or cloud

  • Systems - Linux, Unix

  • Cloud Computing - AWS

  • Virtualisation - VMWare

  • Networking and Security – Fortigate, Juniper, Cisco, CompTIA

Key Competencies:

  • Good teamwork skills.

  • Well-spoken in English with good communication skills

  • Individual drive and mental alertness.

  • Methodical, thorough attention to detail.

  • Good communication and problem-solving skills.

  • Time management.

  • Appreciation of standards, policies, and procedures.

  • Ability to work under pressure

Remote Work:

Remote work policies have been in place since our inception. PMT offers flexible working locations as well as a strong foundation & structure that supports remote work.

However, the candidate would need to reside in Johannesburg or surrounding areas and be capable of traveling to the PMT data center’s





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