Migori County ICT Jobs August 2015-12 vacancies

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Republic of Kenya

County Government of Migor iOffice of the County Public Service Board

Migori County Public Service Board wishes to recruit competent and qualified persons to fill the following vacant positions as per the Constitution of Kenya 2010 and the County Government Act No.17 of 2012.

ICT Officer, Systems Administration
JG “K”
One (1) Post
Ref: MCPSB 109/2015

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Oversee administration of county government servers and its services, including planning, designing, installation and maintenance of web server, proxy server, DNS, FTP, Mail and any other relevant server services
  • Design and implementation of security systems such as firewalls and gateways3. Advising on new and emerging technologies and innovations;
  • Provide IT client services and operations in support of desktop computing, networking, and web services through local and centralized helpdesk and network operations;
  • Coordinate with service providers to ensure proper service delivery;
  • Responsible for essential enterprise services such as backups, server administration and hardware or software research;
  • Provide network operations support for variety of products including wired and wireless applications of enterprise technology;
  • Plan and implement network security, including building firewalls, managing host security, file permissions, backup and disaster recovery plans, file system integrity, access control, anti-virus protection;
  • Provide input into IT strategy and annual IT budget;
  • Drive IT projects as directed by management, in particular expanding the IT infrastructure and support services the County
  • Carrying out any other duties that may be assigned from time to time.

Requirements for Appointment

  • Be a Kenyan Citizen;
  • Be a holder of Bachelors Degree in Information Technology or a related field from a recognized university;
  • Minimum of three (3) years’ relevant experience in IT environment (especially IT support, systems administration, hardware and networking);
  • Advanced knowledge of installations, upgrades and troubleshooting of Operating System Servers and Web application Servers;
  • Advanced database administration skills including backups/restores, monitoring DB performance, and running scripts;
  • Proficiency in maintenance and upgrade of interactive website and e-commerce;
  • Demonstrable exposure on basic professional knowledge of networking, internet technologies, database design and operations, office applications, GIS and common hardware and peripherals,
  • Satisfy the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010.

Terms of Service: Permanent/Contract

ICT Officer, Network Administration
JG “K”:

One (1) Post
Ref: MCPSB 110/2015

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Identify causes of network failure, utilize test procedures and establish diagnostic aids and take remedial actions to minimize system down-time;
  • Undertaking analysis and correcting basic network problems;
  • Install and support LAN, WAN network segments, internet and intranet systems;
  • Maintaining network servers such as file servers, VPN gateways, intrusion detection, antivirus software, routing systems and other network management systems;
  • Administer servers, desktops computers, printers, routers, switches and firewalls;
  • Configuring workstations hardware and software for network operations;
  • Designing, installing and maintaining LAN/WAN, virtual private networks and wifi networks and their interoperability;
  • Supervise the administration of systems and servers related network to ensure availability of services to authorized users.
  • Carrying out any other duties that may be assigned from time to time.

Requirements for appointments

  • Be a holder of Bachelor’s Degree in Computer science or related field from a recognized university;
  • Minimum of three (3) years’ relevant experience in IT environment especially with network capacity planning, network security principles and other general network environment;
  • Possession of a relevant Network Administration Certification e.g. CCNA or CCNE;
  • Satisfy the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010.

Terms of Service: Permanent/Contract

ICT Officer, Web Administration
JG “K”:

One (1) Post
Ref: MCPSB 112/2015

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Developing, implementing and maintaining of web-based applications, web sites and portals for the county government
  • Oversee the administration of county government’s shared web servers, web hosting and email services
  • Ensuring website consistency and conformity to laid down standards and guidelines.
  • Liaise with the communication division to oversee county government’s social media presence
  • Ensuring that current and future web-based applications are convenient and user friendly
  • Upgrading and maintenance of web system performance by analyzing and monitoring performance tuning.
  • Carrying out any other duties that may be assigned from time to time.

Requirements for appointments

  • Be a Kenyan citizen
  • Be a holder of Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field from a recognized institution.
  • Computer certification software development, HTML, HTML5, CSS, CSS3, Web Programming skills are desirable.
  • Have expertise and hands on experience with Web Applications and programming languages such as JavaScript, JQuery and API’s
  • Functional knowledge on design experience with Web Services (REST, SOAP etc)
  • Satisfy the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010.

Terms of Service: Permanent/Contract

ICT Officer II
JG “H”
Eight (8) Posts
Ref: MCPSB 112/2015

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist in coordinating systems analysis, design and programs specifications;
  • Ensuring timely implementation and effective, maintenance of systems; developing reports on ICT standards
  • Preparing progress reports on the Information Communication Technology equipment maintenance;
  • Designing and maintaining Local Area Network (LAN) and Wide Area Network (WAN);
  • Preparing technical reports for users

Requirements for appointments

  • Be a Kenyan Citizen
  • Be a holder of Diploma in Computer Science, Information, Information Communication, Information Communication Technology, Computer Engineering or a related field from a recognized institution.
  • A minimum working experience of three (3) years;
  • Possession of CCNA III, MCSE, Oracle qualification is an added advantage
  • Evidence of proficiency in networks and database systems integration and administration
  • Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results;
  • Demonstrate professional ability, initiative and competence in organizing and directing work.

Terms of Service: Permanent/Contract

How to Apply

1. All applications should be submitted in a sealed envelope clearly marked on the top left side indicating the reference number for position applied for and addressed to:

The Chairman
Migori County Public Service Board
P.O Box 365- 40400
Migori- Suna
2. Hand delivered applications should be dropped at the offices of the Migori County Public Service Board located at Msomi Teachers’ College in Migori County.

3. All applications should reach the Chairman Migori County Public Service Board on or before Friday 21st August, 2015.

4. Shortlisted candidates will be required to produce their original Identity Cards, Academic and Professional Certificates and testimonials.

5. For candidates to meet the requirements of chapter six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010, applicants must obtain the following clearance:
Tax Compliance Certificate from KRA
Clearance Certificate from HELB
Clearance Certificate from Ethics and Anticorruption Commission (EACC)
Certificate of Good Conduct from Criminal Investigation Department (CID)
Note:
Women, People With Disabilities(PWD’s) and Marginalized Groups are encouraged to apply,
Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification;
Migori County Public Service Board is an equal opportunity employer.

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