Systems Administrator Jobs – Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI)

Job Title:   Systems

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,

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

Install,  rebuild 
and  configure  servers, 
system  hardware,  peripherals, 
services,  settings,  directories, 
storage  accordance 
with  standards  and 
project/operational  requirements.

  • Develop  procedures  for 
    operating  system  installation  as 
    well  as  all 
    other  third-party  systems.
  • Ascertain  that  set 
    procedures  are  followed 
    during  installation.

Develop  and 
maintain  operating  system 
updates,  patches  and 
configuration  procedures.

  • Test  patches  and 
    install  patches  and 
    new  software.
  • Test  software  before 
    implementation  in  the 
    live  environment.
  • Install  new  software 
    and  ensure  it 
    performs  the  tasks 
    it  was  meant 
    to  perform.
  • Assign  users  rights 
    to  different  security 
    groups,  disable  users 
    on  the  domain.

Perform  daily 
ICT  system  monitoring.

  • Perform  regular  file 
    archival  and  purge 
    when  necessary.
  • Determine  that  incoming 
    and  outgoing  emails 
    are  being  delivered  and 
  • Conduct  backups  and 
    restorations  of  systems/applications.
  • Check  log  service 
    is  running  on 
    all  servers  and 
    systems  and  are 
    centrally  collected  and 
  • Control  access  to 
    the  logs.
  • Implement  group  policies 
    on  all  computers.

Carry  out 
performance  reporting.

  • Prepare  and  submit 
    reports  on  the 
    performance  of  ICT 

Maintain  data 
center  environmental  and 
monitoring  equipment.

  • Verify  all  servers 
    and  network  equipment  is 
    up  and  reachable.
  • Verify  all  servers 
    can  access  the 
    storage  assigned.

Manage  infrastructure  storage 
to  ensure  all 
servers  can  access 
the  storage  assigned 
to  them.

  • Ensure  BCP  readiness  for 
    all  systems.
  • Perform  disaster  recovery 

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:  

  • The ideal candidate for the Pride Systems Administrator job
    placement should preferably hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Information
    Technology & Computing, Computer Science
  • At least three years of related work experience

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: 21st June 2019

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