Job Description

Duties and responsibilities
i. Developing, implementing and maintaining of systems and Smart City Solutions
ii. Carrying out systems analysis, design and programmer specifications in liaison with users;
iii. Ensuring adherence to established ICT standards;
iv. Compiling overall systems documentation;
v. Supervising installation certification, repairs and maintenance of Information Communication Technology equipment, smart city solutions and associated peripherals;
vi. Recommending and supervising Hardware/Software specifications for Information Communication Technology equipment and Smart City;
vii. Administering and maintaining web based systems and database server’s configuration;
viii. Documenting KoTDA network configurations and passwords of critical systems;
ix. ICT Risk management and Business continuity;
x. Maintaining Systems security and Databases;
xi. Enforcing implementation of ICT policies and procedures;
xii. Assisting in ICT Planning, Budgeting and Reporting; and
xiii. Management of outsourced ICT services and service providers.


Person Specification
For appointment to this grade a candidate must have: -
i. A minimum of ten (10) years’ experience in relevant work and at least five (3) years in a management role in the Public Service or in the Private Sector;
ii. Bachelors Degree in any of the following: Information Technology, Computer Science, Business IT, Software Engineering, ICT Project Management, Computer Engineering or their equivalent from a recognized Institution;
iii. Masters Degree in any of the following disciplines:- Information Technology, Computer Science, Business IT, Software Engineering, ICT Project Management, Computer Engineering or any other relevant and equivalent qualification from a recognized Institution;
iv. Professional certification such as CCNP, CDCP, CCNA Cloud, CCNA Industrial/IoT, CCNA, MCSE, MCSA, MCSD, N+, A+ OCA, CISSP, Linux+, Network+, Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP) or their equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
v. Member of an ICT professional body in good standing;
vi. Management Course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution; and
vii. Demonstrated merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.
viii. Fulfil the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.


Preferred qualifications

  • Post Graduate/Masters
  • Technology
  • Post Graduation Diploma Computer Application(PGDCA)
  • CCIE
  • 10-15 years of Experince in prefered industry