Fresher Systems Administrator IT Careers – Awamo Uganda Ltd

Job Title:     Systems Administrator
Organization: Awamo
Uganda Ltd
Duty Station: Kampala,
About US:
Awamo Uganda
provides the long awaited solution to the problems of MFIs and their clients.
Awamo is the digital, mobile banking platform and credit bureau especially
designed for MFIs. The biometric technology involved solves the problem of
having too little security by protecting clients data and reducing fraud.
Job Summary:   The
Systems Administrator will be setting up, managing and maintaining awamo’s
computer, network and server infrastructure, coupled with internal user
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Manage and maintain awamo’s email
  • Manage and maintain awamo’s IT
  • Ensure that all systems are backed up
    and up to date
  • Manage system DR function with regular
  • Setup and maintain awamo’s LAN and WAN
  • System Backups and recovery
  • Setup, installation and management of
    all IT equipment
  • Perform security audits on both network
    and application infrastructure
  • The Systems Administrator will also
    implement, manage and activate resource monitoring
  • Printer, Laptop, PC servicing and
  • Offer 1st, 2nd and 3rd line IT support
    for all users
  • Bandwidth management in line with the
    company’s internet use policy

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s
    degree in computer science, Information Technology, other related field –
    equivalent work experience will be considered as well
  • Experience in Linux server management
  • Proven experience working with
    hyper-visor based environments
  • 1st, 2nd and 3rd line support roles in
    previous employment
  • Mail server management
  • Domain, LAN and WAN management and
  • Exposure to at least one Caching and
    firewall system
  • Backup solution coupled with experience
    in setting up DR cold site as well as high availability systems is a must
  • Printer, Laptop, PC servicing and
  • Earlier exposure to the amazon cloud,
    office 365 and XEN will be an advantage to the candidate
  • Fluency in English
  • Fast thinker/solution oriented
  • Ability to work with remote teams
  • Self-motivated
  • Strong analytical skills &
    structured approach to work
  • Willingness to work long or irregular hours
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified and interested candidates are encouraged apply online at the link
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