Job Title: NETWORK ADMINISTRATOR – (02 POSITIONS)
Are you looking for an opportunity to join an engaging and inspiring institution that will allow you maximize your talent and enjoy a fulfilling career? Uganda Revenue Authority wishes to extend this opportunity to qualified persons with proven integrity, exceptional client orientation and passion for excellence, results and goal achievement to fill in the following vacancies in its Corporate Services Departments.
Applicants with very good academic records from reputable institutions, an impeccable record of integrity, and a passion for delivering results, able to work in teams, self driven and able to work under tight deadlines are encouraged to apply.
All appointments are subject to a six‐month probationary period and subsequent confirmation in service will be based on satisfactory performance of the individual. All these positions attract a competitive remuneration package for the successful candidates.
NETWORK ADMINISTRATOR – (02 POSITIONS)
JOB CODE: HRM/073/602
REPORTS TO: SUPERVISOR –NETWORK INFRASTRUCTURE
ROLE: Effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware, software and related infrastructure and sustain a high level of availability in line with set ICT policy strategy and management instructions.
Any combination of education and training equivalent to possession of a bachelor’s degree in computer science, information engineering or other related areas; such education should be at a level which demonstrates the ability to perform duties comparable to those listed herein.
At least one Professional certification such as MCSE, CCNA or equivalent
(b) Experience and Knowledge
Experience in all areas of local and wide area networks management administration and maintenance including system configuration, setup, troubleshooting, planning, designing, implementation, and user support; experience installing and supporting Microsoft server technologies; experience supporting telecommunications equipment.
Working knowledge of the TCP/IP protocol, Internet, e-mail systems, telecommunications and data communications; standard operating systems, software packages, and software utilities; proper records maintenance and storage for local and distributed environments.
Skill and ability to provide technical support to users and manage corporate desktop environments using tools like Microsoft Active Director, SMS etc.
At least 1 year of experience working with networks in mixed protocol. It will be an added advantage if this relates to a corporate environment.
Strong analytical, problem-solving, and conceptual skills’
Customer focused, sensitive to high quality services
Ability to work on cross-functional project teams from diverse business areas;
Ability to manage challenges in a high tempo/stress environment.
High Integrity; Team Player and potential leader.
Excellent inter-personal, negotiation, oral & written communication skills,
Ability to explain technical concepts in non-technical terms to clients and staff;
Self-Motivated, innovative, can work independently and as a team member;
keeps current by reading, interpretingand applying information and adapting to technology changes and updates;
ability to organize and prioritize work, be proactive, take initiative, resolve problems, follow through, and simultaneously manage multiple priorities to ensure goals are met in a timely manner
(c) Special Requirements
Must be able to sit for prolonged periods of time in front of a computer.
Must be able to perform physical activities, such as, but not limited to, lifting heavy equipment (up to 12kgs. unassisted), bending, standing,climbing or walking.
Willingness to work additional hours during the week and/or weekend, if required.
ability and willingness to travel on work assignmentssometimes with little advanced notice;
How to Apply
If you have what we are looking for please send or post copies of qualification certificates and CVs and the prescribed Job Application Form to;
Commissioner Corporate Services
Uganda Revenue Authority
P.O BOX 7279
Hand delivered to the
Uganda Revenue Authority
Human Resource Office
Plot 40 Rotary Avenue, (Former Lugogo
NOT LATER THAN 5.00 pm on Tuesday 10th April 2012
Application forms and further details may be obtained from http://ura.go.ug
Only short listed candidates will be contacted.
All Successful candidates will undergo a background Check before they are considered for appointment into the services of the Authority.