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IT Specialist – Remote Support

 Permanent position      Port Elizabeth/Gqeberha(ZA)

We are looking for an experienced IT Specialist to join our Team and provide high-quality level 1 IT support for our partner company in Germany, from our office based in Port Elizabeth/Gqeberha.


  • Act as first point of contact for all IT-related topics and support requests
  • Handle user requests via ticket system, telephone, IM, and e-mail
  • Resolve requests directly or coordinate with next level support as required
  • Document solutions and contribute suggestions to improve service level
  • Administer user and computer accounts, various software applications
  • Monitor and support IT operations

Education and Experience:

  • At least a 3-year degree or diploma in Information Technology or Computer Science
  • At least 3 years of experience in an IT support role

Core Technical Skills:

  • Microsoft Active Directory
  • Microsoft Windows 10 and 11
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2019+
  • Microsoft 365 and Office applications
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • Linux operating systems
  • Networking concepts
  • Servers and VM
  • Cybersecurity

Soft Skills and Personal Qualities:

  • Excellent verbal & written communication
  • Strong analysis and problem resolution
  • Passion for serving and helping others
  • Curiosity / desire to learn new things
  • High social competence & empathy
  • Organized and enthusiastic
  • Responsibility/ownership
  • Enjoys working in a team
  • Experience with software development (Advantageous)
  • German language skills (Advantageous)


  • Weekdays, excluding South African holidays
  • Hours will vary between 08:00 to 17:00, 09:00 to 18:00, and 10:00 to 19:00
  • Occasional work outside of regular hours, compensated

It Specialist – Remote Support

S4 is an Employment Equity employer who gives preference to suitable candidates who add to the diversity of the Company. All applicants meeting the requirements will be considered, but preference will be given to members of the designated groups (previously disadvantaged groups).

Please note:

Candidates who meet the above requirements can apply buy clicking the Apply Now button above.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for this role.