East African Community Jobs in Arusha - EALA: Network Administrator Vacancies

East African Community Jobs in Arusha - EALA: Network Administrator Vacancies

Main purpose of the Job:

  • To facilitate Committees and Plenary Sessions of the Assembly.

    Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To analyse, design, develop, implement and maintain applications of software in accordance with established IT standards;

  • Obtain and analyse needs of the users for developing or modifying website software systems;

  • Develop, improve and maintain EALA website and coordinate with other players to ensure the websites smooth operations;

  • Prepare and maintain up-to-date systems and user documentation;

  • Evaluate existing information systems and procedures and recommend solutions for improvement;

  • Construct or modify software to meet designed solutions, using modern software tools;

  • Test and implement new and revised application software systems to ensure that they meet user requirements;

  • Implement software systems, including acceptance testing, user training and preparation of documentation;

  • Provide software maintenance and technical support for all existing software systems ;

  • Develop and implement proper backup procedures for data files stored on EAC servers and maintain up-to-date electronic copies of data at an offsite location; and

  • Provide computer training and user support to ensure that technology is best utilised.

    Qualifications and Experience:

  • Masters Degree in Computer Science, information, technology, Telecommunications, electrical/electronic Engineering plus relevant professional qualifications

  • Minimun of 8 years of relevant experience . Proven experience in incorporating IT systems/networks.

    Skills and Competencies:

  • The ideal candidate should have excellent communication skills, highly developed negotiation and interpersonal skills,
    effective research and report writing skills. Proficiency in computer applications is a must.

    Eligibility for applications:

  • Applicants from all EAC Partner States are eligible to apply for the above position.

    Terms and Conditions of Service:

  • The above position is tenable for a contract of five (5) years renewable once .

  • This position is subject to the application of the Quota System .

    Fringe Benefits:

  • The established posts offer attractive fringe benefits including housing allowance, transport allowance, education allowance, a medical scheme, and insurance cover.

    Education Qualifications:

  • All candidates applying must have qualifications that are recognized by the relevant national accreditation body in their respective Partner State.

  • This condition is applicable for locally and internationally attained qualifications.

  • All professions that require registration with the specific professional bodies will be expected to do so in compliance with the requirements of their respective Partner States.

    Relevant Working Experience:

  • Internship, training and apprenticeship will not be considered as relevant work experience.

    Equal Opportunity:

  • The EAC is an equal opportunity employer; therefore, female candidates are particularly encouraged to apply. EAC will only respond to those candidates who strictly meet the set requirements.

    How to Apply:

  • Interested candidates who meet the qualification and experience requirements for the above mentioned position are advised to :

    The Secretary General

    East African Community

    P. o Box 1096

    Arusha - Tanzania.

    Tel: +255 27 2162100

    Fax: +255 27 2162190

    E-mail: vacancies@eachq.org

    Website : www.eac.int

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