Kibabii University Senior ICT Officer Jobs in Kenya

Kibabii University Senior ICT Officer Jobs in Kenya

Requirements for Appointment

  • For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:-

  • Master’s Degree in Information & Communication Technology (ICT) or equivalent
    qualification from a recognized institution with three (3) years relevant work experience;

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information & Communication Technology (ICT) or equivalent
    qualification from a recognized institution;
    Served in the grade of ICT Officer I Grade 10 or in a comparable position for a minimum
    period of three (3) years;

  • A holder of ICT professional qualification;

  • Membership of ICT professional body; and

  • Demonstrated merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Supervising and coordinating of procurement, installation, testing and commissioning of ICT computing systems (hardware and software) and data communication systems;

  • Supervising and coordinating of the development and maintenance of business application systems;

  • Marketing and utilization of ICT services in the university;

  • Coordinating the ICT income generating projects;

  • Supervising, organizing and coordinating the operation and maintenance of computer hardware, software, networking devices, electronic equipment, printers, monitors, uninterruptible power supplies (UPS) and other ICT electronic equipment;

  • Providing guidance and procedures in operations and maintenance of computing and data
    communications equipment;

  • Planning, preparation and monitoring of maintenance procedures in the University;

  • Identifying tools, services and facility requirements and advice on their procurement;

  • Adequately document ICT maintenance and operations activities;

  • Coordinating the installation and maintenance of University database systems;

  • Ensuring that the database server, E-Mail server and any other relevant servers are up and
    running at all times;

  • Ensuring users access the required information in the database when they need it;

  • Monitoring the database server’s performance and tuning it accordingly;

  • Organizing, configuring, operating and maintaining of database systems;

  • Designing and controlling of the organizations database to preserve its integrity and prevent unauthorized usage or change;

  • Maintaining database security through regular backups and recovery duties;

  • Establishing the appropriate content and format of data records, the structure of data
    and the appropriate data names and key fields;

  • Database management and administration;

  • Managing database users and database security by assigning usernames, passwords and

  • Establishing and enforcing database standards;

  • Overseeing network installations, as well as monitoring and maintaining the Institutions ICT network and evaluating new network hardware and software;

  • Performing network monitoring and analysis, performance tuning, troubleshooting and escalating issues, including proactive problem resolution and complex problem analysis as necessary, to maintain network performance to meet user demand;

  • Reducing operational risk and improving availability of the network by ensuring network
    access, monitoring, control, evaluation and documentation practices are maintained and
    adhered to;

  • Developing, maintaining and performing operational procedures and ensure operational
    tasks are performed reliably and consistently to reduce the risk of unplanned outages;

  • Evaluating new network hardware and software solutions and monitor the market for emerging technology. Define network policies and procedures;

  • Collecting and analyzing operational data (especially incident and change records) to
    identify emerging trends and log problem records to assist with problem resolution and increased network availability;

  • Installing, maintaining, upgrading, and troubleshooting switches (HP and CISCO), routers, gateways, firewalls, and other networking infrastructure for local area and wide area networks (LAN/WAN), including Internet connectivity;

  • Training and providing troubleshooting procedures to helpdesk personnel for first-line
    network issues;

  • Performing day-to-day administration of the institutions network infrastructure; and

  • Monitoring and troubleshooting network performance and security issues.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Kibabii University Senior ICT Officer Jobs in Kenya

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