Manager, IT Infrastructure and Security Employment Opportunity – National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC)

Organisation: National Water
and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: Senior Manager
Information Technology
About NWSC:
National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) a leading organisation
in the Water sector in Uganda with a Vision “To be a leading Water Utility in
the World.” NWSC is a utility parastatal 100% owned by The Government of
Uganda. It was established in 1972 under decree No: 34. The mandate of the
Corporation as defined in the National Water & Sewerage Corporation Statute
of 1995, Section 5 (1), is to operate and provide water and sewerage services
in areas entrusted to it, on a sound, commercial and viable basis. The NWSC
operations were initially in three towns of Kampala, Jinja, and Entebbe.
Job Summary: The Manager, IT
Infrastructure and Security will manage a team of technology professionals
tasked with supporting and maintaining Local Area Network, Wide Area Network,
Storage Area Network, Servers and all the LAN peripherals and the entire IT
Security of the Corporation.
Key Duties and
In charge of the development, planning,
implementation, and administration of the strategies and policies for the
Information Technology Infrastructure services.
Establish standards and support methodologies,
which ensure quality of execution across the enterprise, and ensure integrity
of processes.
Coordinate, direct and design IT-related support
activities within the organization, as well as provide administrative direction
and support for daily operational activities and grow highly skilled technical
Develop and maintain service levels and
performance metrics
Ensure development of specification for ICT
infrastructure, Budget, coordinate and supervise the procurement of ICT systems
in line with the current trends and technology of the ICT systems.
Take lead of the team to support, design and
develop the corporate ICT Infrastructure. Establish priorities related to
projects and assure support of the business by administering existing systems
and networks.
Work closely with other members of management in
order to attain the company’s technical goals and strategies. Develop and
retain top talent, define and execute effective individual and team performance
goals and handle other corresponding human resource issues.
Ensure maintenance, repair and monitoring of the
ICT systems
Ensure acquisition, improvement, and effective
configurations of ICT Systems
Qualifications, Skills and
The ideal candidate for the Manager, IT
Infrastructure and Security job placement must hold a Master’s Degree of
Information Technology. Master of Business Administration is desired
Bachelor of Science (Computer Science)
Preferred Additional Professional
Cisco Certified Network Professional(CCNP)/Cisco
Certified Internet-Work Expert (CCIE)
Information Technology Infrastructure Library
Certified Information Security Auditor(CISA) or
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
At least eight years’ experience in an IT
Infrastructure of a busy organization overseeing Wide Area Network of at least
49 sites.
Ability to provide timely delivery solutions
within agreed specifications and deadlines
Able to effectively document all changes to the
network configurations.
Ability to provide end user satisfaction
Ability to provide effective and timely
resolution of problems within the network
Respect of multi-nation diversity
Effective team player and ability to work under
Age: 30 – 45 years.
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send in their
applications (hard copies) addressed to the Senior Manager Human Resources,
National Water and Sewerage Corporation, Plot 39 Jinja Rd, P.O. Box 7053,
Kampala. Uganda
Deadline: Friday, 18th November,
2016 by 5pm
NB: Only shortlisted
candidates will be contacted.
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