IT Officer Career Jobs – Eskom

Title:      IT Officer
Organization: Eskom
Kampala, Uganda
Limited is a manpower management solutions firm operating in the East African
Region in the countries of Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda and South Sudan. They would
like to recruit for a valuable client, Eskom. Eskom Uganda Limited (EUL) is a
subsidiary company of Eskom Enterprises based in South Africa. Our business is
operating and maintaining Nalubaale and Kiira hydroelectric Power Stations. Our
mission is to be the Centre of Excellence in Power Concession Management.
Duties and Responsibilities:  
Periodically check status of servers/systems
Routinely check backup report and schedule backups
Check antivirus, web logs and firewalls for
anything that needs attention
The incumbent will also check outstanding helpdesk
tickets to make sure all has been picked up, and If not, assign them, and also
act on those escalated by IT Technician. Document solutions to IT problems
Check for critical server updates and schedule
install times.
Assign/revoke user access to LAN/WAN resources         
Regularly communicate to end users and other
stakeholders regarding availability of IT services
Provide first line IT support for Dynamics SL,
SAP, CCTV, BIP, Email, Internet and all other Eskom business systems
Check systems logs to see any irregularities
including servers, routers, firewalls, switches, etc
Actively monitor and maintain network availability
and security for Eskom’s LAN/WAN (including Kampala Office)
Regularly compile and send reports on systems
In charge of server maintenance to take care of
any issues that are not critical.
Share knowledge with the rest of the IT technical
Skills and Experience:  
The ideal candidate should preferably hold a
bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/ Information Technology
At least three years’ experience in system and
Network administration
Possession of professional IT qualification as
Microsoft Certified Software Engineer (MCSE) or Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
(MCSA) or the Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP) will be an added
The applicant should have detailed working
knowledge and understanding of LAN/WAN Networking, routing and switching,
systems security
Detailed working knowledge of Windows Server 2008
R2, Windows server 2012 and Exchange 2013
Working knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite, Business
Intelligence Tools, SharePoint and data warehouse concepts and technologies       
Comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server and Oracle Database Management Systems,
and electronic document management systems  
Skills and knowledge of computer application development
languages like html., php, Dot Net, Visual Basic, C++, Transact SQL and Oracle
Working knowledge and understanding of network
security concepts including design principles and security control systems
The applicant should have a good understanding of
IP-fire or IP-cop firewall management.
to Apply:
All suitably
qualified and interested are encouraged to send their cover letters and updated
CVs including three referees (send as one document) to our e-mail to:
Address all
your applications to:
Resources Office,
Limited (U),
Plot 14/16
Semawata Road, Ntinda
P.O. Box
12883, Ntinda, Kampala, Uganda
Kindly mark your application as “Application_your name_IT Officer” in the subject line of your email.
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Deadline: 4th January, 2016 by 5:00pm

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