Housing Finance Bank Network Officer Jobs in Uganda

Housing Finance Bank Network Officer Jobs in Uganda


Job Purpose:

  • This role is responsible for setting up and maintaining the bank’s Local and wide area networks. This role is responsible for
    day to day maintenance of all network devices across all branches in addition to managing the connectivity to the Internet Service providers over the leased lines to ensure 99.99% network uptime.

    Key Result Areas

  • Install and configure network devices in line with the Bank’s operating policies and procedures.

  • Monitor and maintain branch network. This includes all network switches and routers interconnecting the Head Office to all the branches and offsite ATMs to provide system uptime of 98%.

  • Maintain Head Office LAN, ensuring there is interconnectivity between devices at all a levels.

  • Actively and effectively resolve any network issues with the support of service providers, ensuring network service continuity for all branches.

  • Provide monthly network availability reports.

  • Actively fix network problems, ensuring that the network operates in accordance with defined guidelines, achieving the required system uptime.

  • Manage Internet Access rights to all Bank users.

  • Generate and manage the Bank’s SSL Certificates on all servers.

  • Setup and configure site-to-site VPN tunnels for effective and secure connectivity between Bank and any third party business partner.

  • Financial Responsibility - None.

    Person specifications

    Education & Training

  • Bachelor of Computer Science / Information Technology / Computer Engineering / Electrical and Electronic Engineering or its equivalent.

  • CCNA

  • ITIL Foundation Certificate in IT Service management.

  • Free Open Source Certified System Administrator level 1 & 2 Cyberoam Certified Network Security Professional (CCNSP).

    Skills & Experience

  • Cisco IOS installation, WAN/LAN configuration and administration.

  • WAN/LAN monitoring using NTOP, CACTI, whats up Gold and NAGIOS, Solar Winds
    Engineer’s Toolkit, OP manager.

  • Multi-vendor Internet Gateway/Firewall, Linux Firewall (SUSE, Ubuntu and Clear-OS) setup and administration.

  • At least 5 years of experience as a network administrator in a commercial environment.

  • Enterprise WIFI deployment and administration.

  • Microsoft Windows server administration (Active Directory).

  • Microsoft Exchange Server Administration.

  • Computer Hardware Repair and maintenance.

  • Microsoft Windows Desktop OS installation, troubleshoot and administration.

  • Service Desk Support.

    Business Behaviours

  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills.

  • Consistently approaches work with energy and positive, constructive attitude.

  • Superior organization and communication skills, both verbal and written.

  • Strong attention to detail and skills in monitoring.

  • Positive and constructive attitude towards work.

  • Proven initiative, good judgement and confidence.

  • Ability to meet deadlines without close supervision.

  • Total commitment to quality and attention to detail.

  • Impeccable integrity.

    How to apply

  • Interested candidates should hand deliver their applications with a recent CV, copies of all academic transcripts, certificates and testimonials, daytime telephone contact, postal and email address and three competent referees not later than Tuesday, 23rd February
    2021 by 5:00pm to:

    Chief Human Resources Officer
    Housing Finance Bank,
    Investment House
    4 Wampewo Avenue, Kololo

  • Please take note that ONLY shortlisted candidates will be contacted and any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.



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