Information Communication Technology Officer II (ICT) Job in Kenya

(ICT): DPP 10

Requirements For The Appointment

For appointment to this position, a candidate must have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or any other Information Communication Technology related discipline from a recognized institution;
  • Programming skills and development of ICT systems using Python, Perl, PHP, or
    any other language will be an added advantage; and
  • Meet the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution of Kenya zoro; Integrity, Honesty and Accountability.

Duties and Responsibilities

An officer at this level will be responsible to the Principal Information Communication
Technology Officer for assigned Information Communication function. Specifically, duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Providing technical support to end users for all hardware and software to facilitate ease in the use of information technology in the operations of ODPP for
    enhanccment of efficiency:
  • Maintaining ODPP Information Communication Technology’ systems to minimize system breakdowns that disrupt operations;
  • Preparing ICT equipment maintenance reports to ensure the maintenance is monitored for cost management purposes;
  • Providing technical support to all users in the organization, to ensure minimal disruptions to the operations of ODPP in the delivery of public prosecutions;
  • Configuring and install new hardware devices, to ensure full utilization of the organization resources, and to enhance efficiency in operations;
  • Training new users in the use of hardware and software, to ensure the users are comfortable in the use of the resources, and to reduce time wastage;
  • Conducting s)’stem backup and data restoration when systems fail, to ensure safety of information from loss and corruption;
  • Troubleshooting faults in the network, software, hardware, to ensure weaknesses are identified and appropriate solutions dereloped and implemented, to enhance value for money for ODPP; and
  • Supporting the network, internet configurations and device sharing, to ensure the user departments at ODPP are connected at all times.

How To Apply

Interested and qualified persons are requested to make their applications ONLINE (no hard copy applications will be accepted) through the provided link on the ODPP website careers page or attaching COPIES of the following documents:

  • National Identity Card;
  • Academic and Professional Certificates and Transcripts;
  • Any supporting documents and testimonials;
  • Letter of appointment to their current substantive post;
  • Letter of appointment to their previous post; and
  • Detailed Curriculum Vitae.

Please Note:

  • Applicants should provide all the details requested for in the advertisement. It is an offence to provide incorrect information in the application. Details of academic and professional certificates not obtained by closure of the advert should not be included.
  • Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted.
  • Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.
  • The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions is committed to implementing the provisions of Article 232 (i) of the Constitution. Therefore, Persons with disability
    and those from marginalized and minority communities are encouraged to apply.
  • Shortlisted candidates shall be required to produce original of their National
    Identification Card, academic, letters of appointment to their current substantive posts and professional certificates & transcripts during the interviews.
  • It is a criminal offence to present fake certificates or documents.
  • Successful candidates will be deployed to any station with staff shortfalls.