Uganda National Oil IT Network Administrator Jobs in Uganda

Uganda National Oil IT Network Administrator Jobs in Uganda

The Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC) Ltd was established under the Petroleum
(Exploration, Development and Production) Act and the Petroleum (Refining, Conversion,
Transmission and Midstream storage) Act, both of 2013 and incorporated under the
Companies’ Act, 2012. It is a limited liability company wholly owned by the Government of

To design, install and maintain an up to date UNOC Computer Network, by identifying and Implementing Network requirements, installing Upgrades, Monitoring Network performance, and troubleshooting any failures.


  • IT Network administrator will configure and deploy network devices including
    routers, switches, Servers, Computers, Desk phones and Wi-Fi access points among
  • Maintain availability of all UNOC network services with interface with the systems
  • The position will also ensure security of network services by ensuring secure
    configuration of the network devices and services, while working closely or as part
    of the core security team
  • Monitor network performance, maintaining acceptable levels of availability,
    utilization, throughput, goodput, and latency, ensuring network vulnerabilities and
    exposures are promptly identified and adequately addressed, and continuous
    Improvements to the network is done.
  • Troubleshoot any network failures to resolution, ensuring downtimes if not
    preventable, are short, document root causes and prevent recurrence.
  • Maintenance of existing hardware and software inventories especially for
    Networking devices.
  • Provide 2nd line support to service desk team and all other IT services including but
    not limited to Asset Management, printer management, conference call management
    & Support, desktop and Mobile Device
  • Support Project Managers to disseminate and coordinate project tasks as part of IT
    or UNOC-wide projects, ensuring assigned project tasks are delivered to deadline as
    and when required.
  • Deliver, support or perform any other tasks that the Line Manager deems critical to
    providing UNOC operations with a robust, consistent IT service.
  • With their day to day view of the latest industry patterns, the Network
    Administrator will be best placed to bring new ideas, innovation and processes to
    help the
    team perform better


  • Must have a university degree in IT, Computer Science, Information Systems or any
    other relevant subject, from a recognized University
  • Must be at least CCNA Routing/Switching qualified or higher, with appropriate
    demonstrable practical experience.
  • Excellent knowledge and experience in network administration, including
    LAN/WAN, Cabling, Wireless networking, Operating systems, cloud computing,
    email, Corporate printing, telephony and mobile device technologies.
  • Must have at least 5 years’ relevant experience in designing, implementing and
    managing networks in a busy environment that is highly dependent on network
  • Must have hands-on experience in cisco routing protocols, router/switch
    configurations, network performance monitoring and troubleshooting
  • Knowledge of network security and technologies is required
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills and ability to interact with
    colleagues at all levels of the organization.
  • High degree of integrity, professionalism and maintenance of confidentiality

    How to Apply

    Completed and signed Application Forms together with certified copies of academic
    certificates should be addressed and submitted in TRIPLICATE to the address below by
    17:00 hours (5:00pm EAT) not later than Friday 12th July 2019.

    Applications delivered through courier or post office will also be received. Applications must
    include a cover letter, application form and supporting documents.

    While we thank you for your interest, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Any
    form of lobbying will lead to automatic disqualification.

    UNOC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants from the Albertine Graben are
    encouraged to apply.

    For more information and job application details, see; Uganda National Oil IT Network Administrator Jobs in Uganda

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