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Ministry of Information and Communications Technology & National Guidance

Communication Officer

Uganda

Closing: Jan 27, 2022

4 days remaining

Published: Jan 22, 2022 (1 day ago)

Job Requirements

Education:

Bachelor's degree

Work experience:

7 years

Language skills:

English

Job Summary

Contract Type:

Full time

Candidate profile

  • Bachelor’s degree in Telecommunications or Electrical Engineering
  • Minimum of 8 years’ experience in the IS domain with previous experience in Business Applications Engineering & Support in an Oil and Gas Environment.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a Telecom Company preferably and with a part exercised in the field.
  • Good Knowledge in Transmissions, Radio, Internet 3G, WiFi network.
  • Knowledge in Routing/Switch and TOIP and Project Management Skills.
  • Good organizational and communication skills, autonomy, attention to detail, reactiveness, multitasking ability, operating in a multinational environment and team spirit.
  • Good leadership, initiation, and communication skills amongst internals & externals stakeholders.
  • Strong cohesion with the network and telecommunication team for application access


Responsibilities

Candidate profile

  • Bachelor’s degree in Telecommunications or Electrical Engineering
  • Minimum of 8 years’ experience in the IS domain with previous experience in Business Applications Engineering & Support in an Oil and Gas Environment.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a Telecom Company preferably and with a part exercised in the field.
  • Good Knowledge in Transmissions, Radio, Internet 3G, WiFi network.
  • Knowledge in Routing/Switch and TOIP and Project Management Skills.
  • Good organizational and communication skills, autonomy, attention to detail, reactiveness, multitasking ability, operating in a multinational environment and team spirit.
  • Good leadership, initiation, and communication skills amongst internals & externals stakeholders.
  • Strong cohesion with the network and telecommunication team for application access


  • Oversee Telecoms infrastructure (services availability, infrastructure administration, system back-up, and security notifications) for the affiliate infrastructure; with constant liaison with the SERF team and TGITS
  • Must be available in case of IS telecoms failure or emergency in line with the IST On Duty procedure; and has to maintain his knowledge in Telecoms Systems.
  • To be in contact with vendors, suppliers or other industry peers for technical topics ensuring the overall consistency of the affiliate telecoms domain within the Company policy and strategy.
  • Ensures that resources are deployed in the manner that satisfies user requirements with given budgetary constraints.
  • Promote a positive and professional image of the IT department and the Company; and guarantee the privacy, confidentiality and protection of all Company and affiliate data.
  • Contribute to the definition, stimulation, and implementation of the strategy of the digital campaign.
  • Responsible for the IP addressing plans for all Telecoms equipment.
  • Troubleshooting Telecom systems (Voice & Data).
  • Follow up of affiliate and project telecoms licenses.
  • Define and write procedures related to the Telecom domain.
  • Manage configuration on routers/ switches.
  • Specify, scope, and cost new infrastructure & data communication projects.
  • Participate in the installation, start up, exploitation & maintenance of telecom systems.
  • Responsible for onsite tests, commissioning of telecommunications interventions & coordinates technical intervention.
  • Establish service improvement proposals related to telecommunications.
  • Ensure management systems are operational that can measure system performance of all telecommunications systems in place to ensure that agreed service levels can be maintained.
  • Specify appropriate security measures to protect the integrity of the telecommunications infrastructure and complete all tasks according to security standards.
  • Guarantee on the availability, operability and reliability of the Information Systems and their conformity to rules and specifications while contributing to meeting objectives by conducting required audits.
  • Contribute to maintaining technical knowledge in the administration and operation of IS infrastructures.
  • Ensure HSE and IS Security requirements are considered when designing and implementing applications.
  • Ensure efficient infrastructure support to Business and end-users.
  • Contribute to the definition of business and functional requirements while developing the affiliate infrastructure network.
  • Ensure adequate reporting with regards to applications deployment progress and KPIs.
  • Cost effective telecommunications and data communications solutions to meet business requirements.
  • Monitoring & Maintenance of telecommunications equipment.
  • Provide expert & specialist advice relating to Telecommunications Engineering


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