Network Administrator Job Opportunities – Orient Bank


Job Title:    Network Administrator

Organization:  Orient

Duty Station:  Kampala,

Reports to: Supervisor/Systems Administrator


About US:

Orient Bank is a
leading Private sector commercial bank in Uganda since 1993. Its steady growth
over the last 20 years can be attributed to its professional management and
prudent Lending and investment policy.  The confidence in Orient Bank of the
Ugandan business community in particular and the public in general, is
reflected in its large deposit base. In November 2002 Orient Bank made another
first in this economy by successfully out competing other Banks in taking over
TransAfrica Bank Ltd., (TABL).


Job Summary:  The
Network Administrator will mainly maintain a reliable, secure, efficient data
communications network and monitor all active network equipment in order to
ensure smooth network operation and to foster the enhancement of business processes
through technology in line with the Bank business plan and ICT policy.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

the installation, configuration, upgrading and updating of software and
hardware security, logical and physical security to all the Bank’s
systems/equipment and data storage.

servers and applications for errors and performance/security problems.

system resource usage and changes in user access rights in terms of security.

end of period processing, system and data back-up processes and archiving of

innovative, workable solutions to a wide range of technical and user problems
in line with interdepartmental Service Level Agreements.

and monitor intrusion attack/data theft attempts, deletion, data loss and
un-authorised access to Bank Infrastructure.

the IT network for violations and attacks in line with IT Security Policy

Test the
effectiveness of the security safeguards in place, prepare and test the IT
disaster recovery plan (DRP) in line with the IT security policy.

Draw up
a Business Impact Analysis (BIA) for IT systems, carryout an IT system Risk
Assessment and produce a report for management in line with Basel II Capital

and co-ordinate the implementation of IT Security awareness program to all
staff and contracts in line with HR and IT Security policies.

appropriate Proxy servers and firewalls are in place and monitor all the logs


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

Orient Bank Network Administrator must hold a B.Sc. in Computer Science /
Information Technology or Degree in any field plus postgraduate qualification
in IT/Computer Science

years of demonstrated experience in IT systems & Security administration.

of the CISCO routers and switches, Linux/Solaris Security

of the network design

of the minimum space required for the system to run

of Back up and data recovery procedures

of procedure for installation and configuration of data bases

of System development cycles

of Firewalls/proxies and Routers/switches

of Network scanners/ vulnerability assessment tools


How to Apply:

All interested candidates who meet the criteria indicated above are
requested to send their applications, and updated Curriculum Vitae to the
following email:


Deadline: 24th December, 2020
by 5:00pm


Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be


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