Network Administrator Jobs – Finance Trust Bank (FTB)

Job Title:        Network
Organization: Finance
Trust Bank (FTB) 
Duty Station: 
Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Manager
Networks and Infrastructure
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 Network Administrator will plan, direct,
and coordinate the design, installation, and connectivity of computer systems
and network infrastructure to ensure the stable operation of the organization’s
IT assets. This includes configuring, maintaining, supporting, and optimizing
all new and existing network hardware, software, and communication links. This
role is also responsible for telephone, data center, security systems and other
electronic infrastructure.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Maintain a stable WAN/LAN/Internet network infrastructure through
    constant monitoring of both availability and quality of the links.
  • Liaise with the different Network service providers and ensure
    service provision meets the SLAs
  • Manage internal and external access control to the Bank network by
    reviewing and updating ACL on all firewalls at different layers.
  • Analyze existing network security controls and recommend/implement
    addition layers of security.
  • Manage different Microsoft products and services ie Server Operating
    systems, exchange online, O365, DNS, DHCP.
  • Configure, monitor and manage the Active directory service for
    authentication, SSO, file permissions etc.
  • Develop systems to regularly update/upgrade software images of all
    network devices, and monitor their performance.
  • Manage Disaster Recovery preparedness for both critical services and
  • Participate in ICT ongoing projects relating to, storage, email,
    servers, network infrastructure and any other related services.
  • Ensure backup of all critical servers and services as per the Data
    backup policy.
  • Maintain an updated Asset inventory of all Network and Server
    Systems of the bank.
  • Prepare weekly, monthly and annual reports pertaining network
  • Attend to user requests logged in the ICT helpdesk as per the user
    service charter.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The applicant for the Finance Trust Bank (FTB) Network Administrator
    job opportunity should hold a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science,
    Electrical Engineering or other related fields
  • At least three years of experience in a Network Administration role
    in a large organization (500 users and above)
  • Certification in CISCO Networking (CCNA) and MCSE are a must have.
  • Excellent knowledge of current protocols and standards, including
    Active Directory, MS Exchange, Core Switching/Routing, SSL/IPSec.
  • Advanced knowledge in operation and implementation of Virtualized
    systems and SAN.
  • Experience with modern proprietary and open-source monitoring tools
    is a must.
  • Exhibit good understanding of new and common network and security
  • A keen attention to details.
  • Ability to work long hours with minimal supervision.
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: 31st January 2019
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