Chief ICT Officer (System Administration) Job in Kenya

Chief ICT Officer (System Administration)

Job Specifications 

  • Either a MSc. in Computer Science or Information Systems or equivalent qualifications from a recognized Institution plus five (5) years experience at the level of Senior ICT Officer Grade 8/9/10 (DEF) OR a BSc in any of the above areas plus seven (7) years experience at the level of Senior ICT Officer Grade 8/9/10 (DEF). In addition must have three (3) years of experience in Systems
  • Administration in a corporate environment, at least one (1) year’s team management experience and have a recognized professional certification in Networking or System Administration
  • Possess the following: technical skills in System Administration on diverse platforms, effective communication and good interpersonal skills and good systems diagnostic skills.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • To provide system administration services for University servers.
  • To assist in the installation, configuration, maintenance and support of server systems.
  • To manage server systems users.
  • To assist in the implementation and management of server security systems and procedures.
  • To monitor and fine-tune the performance of servers and server processes.
  • To identify tools, services and facility requirements and advice on their procurement.
  • To carry out server systems, recovery, backup procedures and audit systems log.
  • To perform other duties assigned by the Manager (Data Centre).

How To Apply

  • Applicants should email their application letters, certified copies of certificates and curriculum vitae (CV) giving details of their qualifications, experience and three (3) referees, as well as indicating their telephone and e-mail contacts.
  • Applications and related documents should be forwarded to the Director, Human Resource, University of Nairobi.
  • Applicants should state their current designations, salaries and other benefits attached to those designations.
  • The application letter must bear the reference code indicated in the advertisement.
  • Late applications will not be considered.
  • Applications should be emailed as one file in PDF to: