Fresher ICT Security Officer Jobs – Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride)

Job Title:       ICT Security Officer
Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride)
Duty Station:
About US:
Pride Microfinance
Limited (MDI) (Pride) is the leading Microfinance Deposit Taking Institution in
Uganda with 34-networked branches and 10 contact offices countrywide; regulated
by Bank of Uganda under the MDI Act, 2003.
Job Summary: The
ICT Security Officer will monitor  the  security 
compliance  of  networks, 
servers  and  applications, 
and  respond  to 
security  events  and 
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  intruders.
Conduct  training 
for  staff  in  IT  Security.
Update  and 
maintain  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  Manager 
ICT  Security  cost 
effective  and  appropriate 
security  technology  products 
for  network,  systems 
and  data.
Periodically  test 
the  disaster  recovery 
plan  (DRP).
Conduct  testing 
of  the  disaster 
recovery  plan.
Conduct  Intrusion 
detection  on  the 
network  to  identify 
Vulnerabilities  that  exist 
in  a  System 
and  network.
Conduct  vulnerability 
scans  on  the 
network  to  identify 
vulnerabilities  that  can 
be  used  by 
a  hacker  to 
compromise  the  network.
Ensure  patches 
are  distributed  to  all  machines.
Conduct  Business 
Impact  assessment  for 
the  ICT  department.
Conduct  Risk 
assessments  for  the 
ICT  Department.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
ideal applicant must hold a Bachelor’s Degree 
in  information  systems/Technology  or 
Computer  Science,  Statistics 
or  relevant  Engineering 
or  Business  related 
subject  from  a 
reputable  university
Cisco  certification 
At least
two  years  experience 
in  a  busy 
ICT  environment  in 
a  similar  position, 
preferably  a  banking 
Emotional  intelligence
Good  communication
Inter  personal 
Business  acumen
Customer  awareness
Computer  knowledge
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to apply online by following
the procedure
an Account
Fill in
your personal information and upload your Curriculum Vitae (CV), including all
your scanned academic credentials, 3 letters of recommendation from each of the
referees and a passport photo.
online i.e. no hard copy deliveries will be accepted
Deadline: 1st July 2020
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