Data Centre Operations Officer at Bank of Zambia

Share and send to your friends !
  • Company: Bank of Zambia
  • Location: Zambia
  • State: Zambia
  • Job type: Full-Time
  • Job category: Banking Jobs in Zambia

Job Description

The Bank of Zambia, an equal opportunity employer, invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced Zambians for the following vacant position:


Job Purpose

To provide a reliable, consistent and continuous Data Centre Operations at production, Disaster Recovery (DR) and Business Continuity Management (BCM) centres.

Main Accountabilities

•    Writes standard operating procedures (SOPs) and maintains content of current documentation for data center and system operations. •    Perform day-to-day Data Centre service operations including Start-of-Cycle/End-of-Cycle operations such as start/end-of-day, end-of-year etc. •    Implement access control, physical security and environment measures in the Data Centre in order to ensure computer security and safety standards are adhered to. •    Provide support to user departments by attending to requests coming through Service Desk to install file servers, application systems, operating systems and other Data Centre resources. •    Install and monitor anti-virus/spamware software in line with laid down procedures in order to control the operational security risks posed by these threats. •    Undertake maintenance of all Data Centre sites (Production, BCM Centre and DR Site) in line with the infrastructure maintenance plan. •    Perform continuous monitoring of Data Centre ICT resources including system performance availability, environmental conditions, capacity and operational logs/daily event journals. •    Run data security procedures by making regular backups including snapshots and off-site storage and conduct backup restoration testing on a monthly basis and produce reports of such testing. •    Participate in the development and testing of service continuity plans in the event of a disaster that interrupts normal computer operations

Qualifications and Experience

•    Diploma in Computer Science or Computer Engineering; or equivalent •    Two (2) years’ relevant experience •    Grade 12 School Certificate with a minimum of five (5) ‘O’ Levels (Credit or better).

Key Knowledge and Attributes

•    Knowledge of ICT service management best practice •    Sound working knowledge of core data centre technologies such as databases and operating systems; •    Sound working knowledge of modern data centre operations •    Knowledge of Bank’s critical mission applications •    Good Customer Service.


Bank of Zambia Conditions of Service will apply.

Method of Application

Submit your CV and Application on Company Website : Click Here Closing Date : 20th Dec. 2021
Full Time Ndola, Lusaka, Kasama, Zambia Posted 18 hours ago We are PEAS Zambia. We are a fast-growing charity with a mission to ‘expand access to sustainably delivered quality secondary…
Closing Date 2022/01/03 Reference Number CCB211227-1 Job Title MACHINE OPERATOR Job Category Manufacturing Company Coca-Cola Beverages Zambia Job Type Permanent Location – Country Zambia Location – Province Not Applicable Location…