ICT Security Officer Jobs – Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride)

Organization: Pride
Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride)
Duty Station: Kampala,
About US:
Pride Microfinance
Limited (MDI) (Pride) is the leading Microfinance Deposit Taking Institution in
Uganda with 34 networked branches and eight contact offices countrywide, an
equal opportunity employer, regulated by Bank of Uganda under the MDI Act,
Job Summary:    The ICT Security Officer will monitor  the 
security  compliance  of 
networks,  servers  and 
applications,  and  respond 
to  security  events 
and  alerts
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Implement  security  measures 
    in  compliance  with 
    Pride’s  policies  and 
  • Review  IT  security 
    strategy,  policies  and 
    standards  as  per 
    the  business  requirements.
  • Install  and  update 
    IT  infrastructure,  provide 
    security  against  hackers 
    and  intruders.
  • Conduct  training  for 
    staff  in  IT 
  • Update  and  maintain 
    registers  of  physical 
    access  to  the 
    bank  server  rooms 
    at  all  times, 
    record  the  times 
    and  dates  of 
    staff  and  non-staff  enter 
    and  leave  the 
    server  rooms.
  • Review  and  recommend  to 
    Manager  ICT  Security 
    cost  effective  and 
    appropriate  security  technology  products 
    for  network,  systems 
    and  data.
  • Periodically test the 
    disaster  recovery  plan 
  • Conduct  testing  of 
    the  disaster  recovery 
  • Conduct  Intrusion  detection  on 
    the  network  to 
    Vulnerabilities  that  exist 
    in  a  System 
    and  network.
  • Conduct  vulnerability  scans 
    on  the  network 
    to  identify  vulnerabilities  that 
    can  be  used 
    by  a  hacker 
    to  compromise  the 
  • Ensure  patches  are 
    distributed  to  all 
  • Conduct  Business  Impact 
    assessment  for  the 
    ICT  department.
  • Conduct  Risk  assessments  for 
    the  ICT  Department.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:  
  • The ideal candidate for the Pride ICT Security Officer job placement
    should preferably hold a   
    Bachelor’s  Degree  in 
    information  systems/Technology  or 
    Computer  Science,  Statistics  or 
    relevant  Engineering  or 
    Business  related  subject 
    from  a  reputable  university 
  • Cisco  certification  (CCNA, 
    CCNP,  CEH)
  • At least two years of experience 
    in  a  busy 
    ICT  environment  in 
    a  similar  position,  preferably  a 
    banking  industry
  • Emotional  intelligence
  • Good  communication
  • Excellent inter-personal 
  • High business  acumen
  • Customer  awareness
  • Computer  knowledge
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to apply online by following
the procedure;
  • Click Here
  • Create an Account
  • Fill in your personal information and
    upload your Curriculum Vitae (CV), including all your scanned academic
    credentials, 3 letters of recommendation from each of the referees and a
    passport photo.
  • Submit online i.e. no hardcopy
    deliveries will be accepted
Deadline: 25th January 2019
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