Infrastructure and Network Officer

June 6, 2024
Application deadline closed.
Deadline date:
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Department: Information Technology

Job Summary: Responsible for the administration of the bank’s corporate network and all infrastructure with the key aim of ensuring operational performance, capacity, and security and risk management.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Test network and server performance; provide network/server performance statistics and reports to ensure proper maintenance of the network/Server infrastructure.
  • Monitor bandwidth usage, analyze traffic patterns and volumes, determine the impact/implications of issues and thereafter make recommendations.
  • Develop, Plan/schedule maintenance activities and communicate standards for the use, and security of the network in a timely manner.
  • Come up with specifications for all new I.T. equipment for Technical Services and recording and taking proper inventory of all Network & infrastructure assets of the Bank.
  • Ensure that substantive Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity plans are in place, regularly tested and updated.
  • Diagnose and resolve hardware failures, network operating system problems and other LAN/WAN-related malfunctions.
  • Research and make recommendations on server system administration.
  • Resolve problems reported by end users.
  • Install and integrate new server hardware and applications.
  • Perform diagnostics of network issues.
  • Perform day to day operational tasks such as proactive maintenance, management, monitoring performance, incident and problem management, security, and backup and recovery across the network infrastructure.
  • Run End of Day, End of Month and End of year operations
  • Provide support for hardware and software issues.
  • Responsible for general systems administration tasks including system configuration management, OS installations, security updates, and urgent system patching.

Education.

  • Recently graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in IT/Computer Science or other related field.

Skills and competencies.

  • Understanding of IT Networks,IT Security,Operating Systems(Windows and Linux)
  • CCNA certified
  • Analytical skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Proactive , Passionate and Results Oriented
  • Eager to research and develop self

Interested candidates should send their application letters together with their curriculum vitae to the Head of Human Resources at recruitment@cbu.co.ug no later than 5 pm, Monday
17th June, 2024.