DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

•Oversee the design, installation, configuration and path administration, upgrading and troubleshooting with Oracle Enterprise Database.
•Co-ordinate the designing of systems maintenance procedures.
•Ascertain database security, integrity and backup procedures.
•Contribute technical specifications to the preparation of tender documents for procurement of ICT solutions and related issues for line Ministries and Government Departments.
•Supervise network reports and operating manuals generation and documentation.
•Validate testing and modification of databases for reliability and high security levels.
•Oversee configurations, backups, profiling, data recovery and placement of contingent plans.
•Monitor the implementation of Ministry policies on the use of the computer systems through user administration.
•Responsible for servers, software deployment, systems tuning and patching (where applicable), release upgrades, security functions and all related processes.
•Conduct ICT research to keep up to date with ICT trends, maintain and review documentation for future reference and advise Head of Department accordingly.
•Co-ordinate systems projects and produce reports in line with the critical path.
•Contribute to ICT policy formulation and or review.
•Supervise and appraise subordinates.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

•Degree in Information Systems or Computer Science or Business Informatics or equivalent qualification.
•A higher degree, relevant ICT certification, and Systems or Database Administration working knowledge would be an added advantage.
•Eight (8) or more years of progressive IT experience.

In addition to the above, applicants must possess the following:
1. At least 5 ‘O’Levels Including English Language. Science and Mathematics with Grade C or better.
2. Three traceable references.

NB: Copies of applications accompanied with detailed Curriculum Vitae. certified academic and professional qualifications, national identification card and birth certificate should be directed to:

THE PERMANENT SECRETARY
MINISTRY OF INFORMATION COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY, POSTAL AND COURIER SERVICES
PRIVATE BAG CY419,
CAUSEWAY

7th FLOOR. BANK CHAMBERS BUILDING 76 SAMORA MACHEL AVENUE, HARARE

on [email protected] or [email protected]