Fresher ICT Security Officer Job Careers – Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride)

Organization: Pride
Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: ICT
Security Manager
About Us:
Pride Microfinance Limited
(MDI) (Pride) is the leading Microfinance Deposit Taking Institution in Uganda with
34 networked branches and eight contact offices countrywide, an equal
opportunity employer, regulated by Bank of Uganda under the MDI Act,
Job Summary: The ICT
Security Officer will be expected to monitor security compliance of network
servers and applications and respond to security events and alerts.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Implement
    security measures in compliance with Pride’s policies and procedures.
  • Review
    IT security strategy, policies and standards as per the business
  • Install
    and update IT infrastructure, provide security against hackers and
  • Conduct
    training for staff in IT Security.
  • Update
    and maintain the registers of physical access to the bank server rooms at
    all times, record the times and dates of staff and non-staff enter and
    leave the server rooms.
  • Review
    and recommend to Manage ICT Security cost effective and appropriate security
    technology products for network, systems and data.
  • Periodically
    test the disaster recovery plan (DRP).

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:  
  • The
    ideal candidate for the Pride ICT Security Officer job placement should
    preferably hold a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/ IT, Statistics or
    relevant Engineering or Business related subjects from a reputable
  • Cisco
    certification (CCNA, CCNP, CEH).
  • Two
    years of working experience in related field, preferably a banking
  • Should
    posses 2 principal passes at A’ level
  • Should
    possess credits and or a pass in Mathematics and English at O’ level.
  • Should
    be a self driven, dynamic, self-motivated, team player, results oriented,
    analytical, with excellent interpersonal skills and very good computer
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and
interested candidates should send their applications to the: Head Human Capital
Management, Pride Micro-finance Limited, Victoria Office Park, Block B, 
Plot 6 -9, Ben Kiwanuka Okot Close, P.O. Box 7566, Kampala, Uganda.
The complete applications
should include a detailed CV, copies of academic and professional certificates/
transcripts, postal address, current salary, salary expectation, letters of
recommendation from 3 referees and a daytime telephone contacts.
NB: All
applicants are advised to deal directly with Pride, and canvassing is strictly
not allowed. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Deadline: 17th April 2018
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