Director Information Communication Technology
Kenyatta University wishes to recruit qualified and dedicated individual to fill the following vacant position.
Director, Information Communication Technology (ICT)
must be holders of a PhD Degree in either Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, Telecommunications Systems or a related qualification in ICT.
The applicant must have at least 3 years technical experience and managerial experience in a busy ICT environment.
Those with Masters Degree in the relevant field with at least five (5) years relevant work experience may also be considered.
Professional qualifications in ICT such as CISCO networking, Oracle /SOL administration and UNIX based operating system certification will be an added advantage.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Successful applicants will be expected to:
Develop and manage University ICT strategy and infrastructure.
Develop and maintain security policies, guidelines and standards.
Coordinate hardware and software development to meet both University requirement and external market demand.
Coordinate and implement both the ICT strategic plan and ICT policies and procedures.
Carry out planning and budgeting of all activities within the unit.
Develop and monitor the technical specifications for procurement and contractual services for ICT related goods and services.
Evaluate the needs for University ICT requirements and make cost effective solutions for various departments.
Coordinate and promote user training and support.
Terms of Service:
This is a senior position whose terms will be on performance-based two (2) year renewable contract, gratuity at the end of contract plus a generous medical scheme, housing allowance and commuting allowance.
Applications giving full details of educational and professional qualifications, detailed work experience, present post and salary, applicant’s telephone number and E-mail address and enclosing copies of certificates and testimonials and giving the names and addresses of three referees who are knowledgeable about the applicant’s competence and area of specialization.
Applicants should request their referees to write immediately and directly to the undersigned.
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Administration)
P.O. Box 43844 – 00100
Application Deadline; 30th October.
For More Information and Application, Please Visit; Kenyatta University Website