Security Administrator Jobs – Finance Trust Bank (FTB)

Job Title:        Security
Organization: Finance
Trust Bank (FTB) 
Duty Station: 
Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Head
of ICT
About US:
Finance Trust Bank
is licensed as a Tier 1 Commercial Bank after taking over the financial
services business of Uganda Finance Trust Limited (MDI). Finance Trust Bank is
a fully-fledged commercial bank serving a clientele of over 400,000 depositors
and over 23,000’ borrowers, through a network of 36 branches countrywide. The
bank offers a variety of Products and services including; Savings, Current
accounts, Loans, Money transfer services and Bills payments to its target
market which comprises of micro, small and medium entrepreneurs, salary earners
and youth.
Job Summary: The
Security Administrator will proactively plan for safety and adequacy of ICT
business solutions in Finance Trust Bank. In particular the role includes the
following functions:
  • Ensure that best practice security
    controls are implemented to secure digital assets of the bank.
  • Ensure IT Policies and Standards are
    implemented and adhered to within FTB business operations.
  • Ensure appropriate security controls are
    built into both existing and new system applications.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Create information protection audit
    standards and baselines for use in the entire organization and participate
    in all ICT audits and regulatory reviews for the business.
  • Responsible for system security
    planning, developing, and implementing security policies across multiple
  • Carry out risk assessments of all
    business applications, ICT installations and ensure that information
    systems are adequately protected.
  • Ensure that the access control, disaster
    recovery, business continuity, incident response, and risk management
    needs of the organization are properly addressed.
  • Provide information security expertise
    and support for electronic data interchange.
  • Provide support in security management
    and security architect standards and documentations.
  • To lead information security awareness
    and training initiatives to educate staff about information risks.
  • Provide support in the evaluation,
    testing and implementation of system changes and enhancements.
  • Develop cutting-edge, innovative
    solutions for IT networks security.
  • To conduct security control reviews of
    all business applications including ICT installations and active
    penetration tests; discover vulnerabilities in information systems.
  • Develop, interpret and apply information
    security policies and standards including review and update service level
    agreements (SLA’s).
  • Build tools for automation of systems
    administration tasks that include building servers, storage devices,
    security and monitoring infrastructure, and other components of
  • Assist application developers and
    infrastructure teams to determine the security posture and readiness of
    new systems and architectures being deployed.
  • Updates the SSP (System Security Plans),
    implement patching updates, and other system administration related tasks.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The applicant for the Finance Trust Bank
    (FTB) Security Administrator job opportunity should hold a Bachelor’s
    Degree in computer science, software engineering, Information systems or a
    related numericals field of study.
  • CISSP training or certification
  • At least three years’ experience as a
    system and or network administrator.
  • Possession of a CCNA certification or
  • Programming and scripting knowledge is
    an added advantage.
  • Three to six years’ experience as a UNIX
    and Windows system administrator.
  • Three years of experience as a system
    security administrator in a heterogeneous system/network environment shall
    be an added advantage.
  • Bash scripting knowledge is a must have.
  • Ethical Hacker training is a must have.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and resolve
    technical issues across complex, multi-network architectures.
  • Excellent organizational and
    communication skills.
  • Ability to work effectively within a
    team environment.
  • Ability to assess and leverage new
    technologies to deliver solutions.
  • Ability to conduct research into newly
    identified digital security threats and to implement mitigants.
  • Ability to develop plans and projects
    for information security systems that anticipate, identify, eliminate, and
    prevent information system vulnerabilities.
  • Hands on experience with configuring,
    securing, monitoring and troubleshooting client and server class OS.
    Practical knowledge of computer forensics methods and procedures.
  • Knowledge of IT Systems Analysis, IT
    policy and planning, and IT project management
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified candidates should address their applications to Head, Human
Resource, Finance Trust Bank, Plot 115 & 121, Katwe. P.O. Box 6972,
Kampala, Uganda, and email it to as well as
photocopies of academic testimonials, a CV with at least three reference
contacts, including the most recent employer, and telephone number.
Deadline: 18th June 2018
For more of the
latest jobs, please visit or
find us on our facebook page

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *