IT Systems Engineer – Support the Business & IT Strategy for Global Food Manufacturer – R45k/month, Cape Town

  • Full Time
  • Cape Town, South Africa

Acuity Consultants


Excellent opportunity for an IT Systems Engineer to support the Business & IT Strategy for this established Global Food Manufacturer. The IT Function is the hub of their business and manages all aspects of their supply and manufacturing chain. They are in the process of automating and upgrading several of their IT systems and therefore need an IT Specialist who will provide expert support to multiple portfolios within the business.

Based in Cape Town, this IT Systems Engineer role is paying around R540k p/a


This organization is one of SA’s largest food and condiment distributor and has recently partnered with one of the global leaders in the meat and food processing industries. The company provides high quality ingredients to a range of clients including retail corporates, butcheries, food services and catering companies.


As the IT Systems Engineer you will be responsible for managing and supporting all aspects of the IT environment. You will play a key role supporting the following portfolios: DevOps, Public Cloud (VMs and applications), Software-defined networking (deploying and supporting programmable network infrastructure through automation), Cloud Computing (Cloud security, SaaS management, cloud migrations, managing hybrid environments, and adeptness in advanced AI and analytics tools), IoT, Network Security, Virtual Desktop Infrastructure, Network Virtualization (Data center virtualization), Server Management and VoIP Engineer/Architect (Telephony, Network design, Software and end-user devices).

• Relevant Education in Computer Science
• 5+ years experience working in a similar role
• VoIP, Desktop Support, Server Management
• Network Engineering, Network Virtualization, VDI, Network Security
• Public Cloud, Cloud Architecture, DevOps, Software Defined Networking, Cloud Computing, Internet of Things
• Certifications in MS, SQL, Azure, O365, Development languages, SharePoint, Power BI or analytical methodology will be highly advantageous


If you qualify for this role, please email your CV directly to:
Ashleigh Graham
[email protected] or ash [at]
021 801 5001

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