ICT Officer – 2 Positions (Lusaka)
a. Principal Accountabilities
? Undertaking effectively the acquisition, configuration, installation and maintenance of server applications in order to facilitate availability of e-services and applications;
? Undertaking effectively the design, development, acquisition and management of application systems in order to promote innovations and efficient service delivery;
? Undertaking effectively the design, development, acquisition and management of database systems in order to ensure highest levels of data security, integrity and availability;
? Undertaking effectively the development and maintenance of the institutional web applications in order to facilitate transactions and access to information;
? Undertaking regularly the design, installation, monitoring, troubleshooting and upgrading of networks, and security programmes in order to facilitate smooth operation of ICT infrastructure and ensure data integrity;
? Undertaking effectively the acquisition, configuration, installation and maintenance of Server Infrastructure in order to facilitate availability of e-services and applications;
? Undertaking the availability of disaster recovery infrastructure and procedures in order to guarantee business continuity.;
? Undertaking timely the servicing, repair and rehabilitation of ICT infrastructure and assets in order to prolong life span of the equipment and facilitate replacement; and
? Undertaking efficiently the provision of ICT Technical support in order to facilitate smooth running of business.
b. Qualifications and Experience
? Full Grade 12 School Certificate;
? Degree in Computer Science or equivalent;
? Professional ICT Certification; and
? Minimum relevant pre-job experience of 2 years.
c. Skills and Attributes
? Able to write comprehensive reports;
? Able to communicate effectively in English; and
? Other Skills/Attributes: Organisational, Analytical and problem solving, Interpersonal and Project Management Skills.
Candidates who meet the above Job Specifications and Competencies, Skills and Attributes should send their applications enclosing their detailed Curriculum Vitae, Photocopies of NRC, Professional and any other relevant documents in hard copy form only to:
The Chief Executive Officer Or Hand delivered to:
Higher Education Loans and Scholarships Board United Church House
P.O. Box 50464 Second (2nd) Floor
LUSAKA. Mosi-o-Tunya Road
Closing date for receipt of applications is 2nd October, 2020.
HELSB is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in the employment of any person on the basis of race, health, tribe, sex, political affiliation, religion or physical ability.
Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.