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ICT Officer Security Job Careers - Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA)


Job Title:    ICT Officer Security

Organization: Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA)

Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda


About UNRA:

The Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) was established by the National Authority Act, No. 15 of 2006. UNRA became operational on 1st July 2008. The mandate of UNRA is to develop and maintain the national roads network, advise Government on general roads policy and contribute to addressing of transport concerns.


Job Summary:  The ICT Officer – Security is responsible for the administration of the organization’s information and data security policies and practices to ensure authorized users can readily access information and that the information is protected in terms of confidentiality, integrity and availability. The Officer is also responsible for investigating and resolving security related incidents.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

·        Establish and implement practices for the monitoring of information systems logical and physical security to minimize the risk of equipment and data loss, theft or tampering;

·        Monitor and report on the performance of network, system and application security solutions to highlight areas of non-compliance and inform the development of improved systems/solutions;

·        Manage the allocation of access privileges of users to ensure appropriate security settings are applied in accordance with UNRA ICT security policies;

·        Perform security breech investigations to guide the refinement of information security policies, practices and systems;

·        Manage the periodic maintenance of security systems and applications to ensure new threats are identified and managed and the security of UNRA’s assets is maintained;

·        Respond to audit reports and implement agreed recommendations within specified timeframes;

·        Develop risk matrix and put in place risk mitigation measures in ICT security management at UNRA;

·        Participate in planning, budgeting and reporting in line with departmental guide lines and targets.

·        Conducting proactive research to analyze security weaknesses and recommend appropriate strategies.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

·        The applicant for the Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) ICT Officer Security job must hold an Honors degree in Computer Science, Information Communication Technology or any other relevant courses from a recognized University;

·        IT Certifications e.g. CCNA, CCNP, CCDA

·        IT Security certification e.g. CEH, CISM, CISSP

·        A minimum of three years of experience in a Network and/or Information Security administration role with proven accomplishments.

·        Experience in network and systems administration (exposure to Linux, Mac and Windows OS and attendant services), enterprise security architecture design, deployment and reporting, designing and delivering employee security awareness training, IP networking, and managing networking protocols including IPSec, PKI, VPN’s and technologies including firewalls, URL filtering, virus protection, proxy services, IDS's, IPS's, DNS, email spam filtering and network access control.

·        High level of Integrity as per UNRA standards.

·        Proven track record of outstanding performance.

·        A strong sense of responsibility and innovation.

·        Ability to prioritize and organize tasks carefully and accurately.

·        Excellent interpersonal oral and written communication skills.

·        Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

·        Strong time management and organizational skills.

·        Ability to handle multiple projects and tasks with potentially varying priorities.

·        Ability to make decisions in a fast-paced business environment.

·        Critical thinking skills and the ability to solve problems as they arise.


How to Apply:

All qualified candidates who wish to join the Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) in the aforementioned capacity should apply online.


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Deadline: 21st October 2020


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