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Uganda National Council of Higher Education   |   Kampala, Uganda   |   Log in or register to see the closing date

ICT Assistant/ Systems Administrator

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Information technology, software development, data
  • Experienced (senior worker)
  • Full Time
  • Permanent
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Job Summary

The National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) was established under “The Universities and Other Tertiary Institutions Act, 2001” to regulate and guide the establishment and management of institutions of higher learning, regulate the quality of higher education, equating of qualifications and to advise government on higher education issues. NCHE is seeking to fill up the following positions with suitably qualified and skilled individuals.



Qualified candidates should submit the following:
  1. Five (5) copies of a hand written application letter;
  2. An up- to- date and detailed Curriculum Vitae, including names and contacts of three credible referees;
  3. Copies of academic qualifications/Credentials;
  4. A copy of a valid National Identity Card/ Identity Card; and;
  5. Any other relevant documents to support the application.


Responsibilities

  1. Conducts daily system monitoring, verifies the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes in order to proactively prevent regular or common faults;
  2. Upgrades and configures system software that supports operational needs and maintain operational, configuration, and procedures;
  3. Performs daily backup operations, ensuring all required file systems and system data are successfully backed up to the appropriate media, recovery tapes or disks are created, and media is recycled and sent off site as necessary;
  4. Performs ongoing and maintenance of all servers in the operations team environment;
  5. Maintains security integrity;
  6. Manages all servers including hardware/software upgrades and patching of OS and applications;
  7. Creates and maintains documentation environment and application configurations;
  8. Assists with planning and implementing of growing Information Technology operations;
  9. Complies with and helps to enforce standard operating policies and procedures;
  10. Manages the help desk and provides support to ICT needs from staff and various external clients /constituencies. Investigate and troubleshoot issues;
  11. Carries out any other duties that may be assigned from time to time by superiors.


General Information

Salary rangeNot specified
Additional informationNot specified
Contract type: Permanent
Job type: Full Time
Location: Kampala
Area of work: Information technology, software development, data
Seniority: Experienced (senior worker)

Job Requirements

Required education: Bachelor's degree
Required relevant work experience: 3 years
Required skills: Web servers; Installing new software; System administration; Database query languages (SQL, others); IT support
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)

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Uganda National Council of Higher Education

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The National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) was established under “The Universities and Other Tertiary Institutions Act, 2001” to regulate and guide the establishment and management of institutions of higher learning, regulate the quality of higher education, equating of qualifications and to advise government on higher education issues.


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