ICT Officer Job in Kenya

ICT Officer

The position will report to the ICT Manager and will be responsible for providing technical support to users, evaluating application requirements and design specifications, developing applications that meet specifications as well as, creating and maintaining as-built application documentation.

Key responsibilities:

Configure hardware and software, set up peripherals such as printers or routers, repair equipment, and provide support for computer network users

Support users on computer software or hardware infrastructure issues, as requested through telephone and e-mail communication

Create, configure and load development, test and production databases

Support database migration and cleaning activities

Manage access controls for test and production database

Monitor production database performance and tune databases to optimize performance

Perform database maintenance, backup and recovery tasks

Respond to production database failures and resolve discrepancies

Maintain/fix codes that break in in-house applications

Implement database changes

Write reports, track inventory, evaluate new technologies and develop contingency plans to mitigate software failures.

Support development and implementation of new computer software projects

Job requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Information Technology

Functional skills: competencies in hardware, software SQL database management, organizational skills and communication skills

Good understanding of SQL and general relational database management technologies

At least 5 years’ experience in systems administration, application development, hardware and software maintenance and user support

At least 5 years’ experience in database implementation and administration

Demonstrated proficiency in Organizational database technologies (SQL Server management, SQL Queries, MS Access, MYSQL and other database technologies)

Good grasp of application development technologies in use in Organization today such as HTML, C#, ASP, .NET, Visual Basic.NET, and other appropriate tools in a Microsoft environment

Knowledge and skills in SYSPRO ERP will be an added advantage

Behavioural competencies and attitude: High level of integrity, interpersonal relations, self-driven and attention to detail, mental resilience, establishing rapport

How to Apply

If you fit this profile, kindly email your written application and CV to hr@meds.or.ke by 19th October 2023

(only shortlisted candidates will be communicated to)