IT Security Administrator Career Jobs – Umeme

Job Title:       IT Security Administrator
Organization: Umeme
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: Manager, IT
About US:
Umeme is a public company cross listed on both the Uganda Securities
Exchange and the Nairobi Securities Exchange with over 6,483 shareholders,
including high value international institutional investors. Umeme operates
under a concession with a structural monopoly in the distribution of
electricity across Uganda, distributing 99% of electricity in Uganda through a
single buyer model.
Job Summary: The IT Security
Administrator will implement and maintain Information Security and Management
Systems of the company and evaluate the effectiveness of Information Technology
(IT) security systems to protect shareholder value.
Key Duties and
Periodically study the Company network
architecture, recommend optimum information security protection measures,
respond to information security incidents and implement system security
upgrades to protect shareholder value.
The incumbent will implement and periodically
review the IT network user rights Policies, carryout Network intrusions tests
to ensure the effectiveness of the security systems to protect company information
assets and revenue.
The jobholder will maintain and update the
configuration files for information security appliances, software and equipment
in line with the Company ICT and ISP policies to protect shareholder value.
Prepare and test the IT disaster recovery
infrastructure (DRP) in line with the IT security policy and ISO 9126 standard
to protect shareholder value.
The incumbent will implement the IT security
policies and procedures, monitor adherence with the ISO 17799 and ISO 9126
standard to safe guard company information and shareholder value.
Conduct the implementation of IT Security
training and awareness program for all staff and contractor staff to protect
shareholder value.
Qualifications, Skills and
The IT Security Administrator should hold a
bachelor’s degree in Information Technology,
Computer science or related discipline from a
recognized university.
Professional certifications i.e. Microsoft MSCE,
CISA and CISM certification.
A qualification in ethical Hacking is a requisite.
At least three (3) years’ experience in IT
security Management in a large organization.
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should fill in the
application form online at the link below clearly arguing suitability for the
position in terms of required qualifications and experience.
Deadline: Monday 17th October,
2016 by 17:00 Hours.

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